I play multiple musical instruments; the saxophone semi-competently, I can muddle my way through on the clarinet, and am (very) slowly teaching myself bass guitar. I am a fan of music, entertainment, science and technology, and will happily talk about news and events in all three categories. I started working in radio in high school, and never really left. I've worked in a number of positions both behind the scenes and in front of the mic, including traffic (commercial scheduling), engineering, production (both making commercials and acting as the person back at the studio during sports or other live events), and of course, being an on-air DJ.
Update on GFC-MSU’s Mascot
I thought I'd do an update of Great Falls College - MSU's progress on developing a mascot, and I'm glad I did. Otherwise, I might have missed this.
MSU Extension Survey: What Do Montanans Care Most About?
MSU Extension recently released the results of a survey conducted last year to determine what issues Montanans are most concerned about. Over 2400 Montanans from across the state participated, with respondents from every county.
New Information for Alzheimer’s Caregivers Available from MSU Extension
It should go without saying that dementia and Alzheimer’s is hard on everyone, both the person suffering from either condition and those caring for the afflicted.
Legal Robocalls: The Basic Overview
Yesterday, I put out an article talking about the FCC proposing an almost $300 million fine against the people responsible for a vehicle warranty robocall scam. Today, I thought I'd talk about legal robocalls.
FCC Proposes Massive $300 Million Fine Against RoboCall Scammers
Last week, the FCC proposed leveling a fine of nearly $300 million against a company responsible for a robocall scam "regarding your car's extended warranty". Sound familiar?
Glasses That Don’t Fog Up? Yes, Please!
I've worn glasses since first grade, and I've spent pretty much all that time trying to find a way to have them not fog up in winter, either when I come in from the cold or when I'm outside and wearing a face mask.
Christmas Music is in the Air in Great Falls
It's that time of year. Time for concerts to ring in the holiday season across the Electric City. And boy are there a lot of them!
Two Free Concerts This Weekend
Looking for a way to relax before Thanksgiving and any related chaos and stress? The Great Falls Municipal Band Association is putting on two free concerts this weekend.
What I’m Watching for the Holidays Besides Sports
Thanksgiving is right around the corner, with Christmas following. For most of us, that means a lot of additional family members around, and the need to entertain them. Watching the football games is a popular option, but not for everyone.
MSU Researcher Investigating Impacts of Wildfires on Water Supplies
Wildfires, an annual problem here in Montana. Seemingly every summer, fires burn up half the state, and some years that's less of an exaggeration than we'd all prefer. We're aware of how the fires cause air quality to take a nose-dive, but what about our water quality?