I moved to Montana in 1979 from Cincinnati, Ohio. I started doing play-by-play in 1982 in Billings. I began working at my current job in December 1985 and have never left. I have been on Cat Country mornings since the show started in March 1988. In addition to my on-air job, I own and operate a wheat and cattle ranch north of Billings. I am most proud of my four children.
Student Loan Forgiveness, Are You Kidding Me?
Why do all the rest of us have to pay their loan and interest off for them? What about all of us who sacrificed for our own children?
What It Means to Be From “North of Town”
If you listen to the Flakes show on a regular basis, you may hear us make reference to the " People North of Town." There are many of you that don't get it; let me fill you in.
The Farmer Says We Don’t Need to Change Our Clocks
We do not need to change the clocks anymore.
Billings Events for the Week of March 14 – 20, 2021
It's going to be a busy week around here next week.
Why I Don’t Eat Dessert at Restaurants
I think one of the reasons is by the end of the meal I'm ready to get the heck out of there.
Maybe I Should Apologize
If you were listening this morning early, I was a little hard on the health of Americans. I think it was brought on by the fact that I lost a prolapsed heifer yesterday.
Montana Wind Turbines, Way of Life Not a Concern for Politicians
Joe Biden has just approved a plan to put more wind turbines on the coast of Massachusetts. However, they will not be visible from Martha's Vineyard. What a joke.
New Voting Bill Basically Means No Rules (Opinion)
Do you think the Democrats would support giving all N.R.A. members the day off to vote? How about all Catholics or private school parents? How about anyone who works in the oil industry or a refinery around America, maybe all miners and diesel engine manufacturers?
Paul Considers Different Work Weeks
It's a weekend like this that working four 10-hour days would be great.
All Hell is Breaking Loose at the Border
The border is a mess in just 44 days under Joe Biden.
One Shot Vaccine May Change the Game in Montana
For the first time, we will get 8700 doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine according to the Billings Gazette. This may be a game-changer for some because only one shot is necessary.
What is Fair When it Comes to Laurel Schools and Face Masks?
The rule goes into place on Monday which I don't get: if it's an immediate health issue why not immediately?