June 9th - This week Naomi talks with Rod Baker of Mineral Springs Brewery about their business and how they are moving forward with COVID-19 regulations, she talks with Shirley Schultz, Director of Mainstreet about the upcoming Farmers Market season, and the Central Park Concert Series, finally she talks with Tanya Henson, with the Hat Chic Clothing Company about what is happening with their store and how they are connected with Jumpstart Owatonna.
June 16 - This week Naomi talks with Sarah Palacios of Your Living Benefits about the services her business offers, she talks with Dani Licht of Owatonna Parks and Recreation about the summer programs that are opening up and finally she talks with Scott Kozelka from the Steele County Free Fair about what is next now that the 2020 fair has been cancelled.
June 23rd - This week Naomi talks with Jodie DeKam about the DeKam Award Program at the Owatonna Middle School, she talks with Nancy Ness of Community Pathways of Steele County about an upcoming COVID Food Distribution Program and finally she talks with Scott Hagland with Straight River Coffee about their new store.
June 30th - This week Naomi talks with Kristin Warehime from Foremost Brewery about an update on their building progress, she walks with Jerry Ganfield about the re-opening of the Steele County Historical Society and finally she talks with Jeff Elstad, Superintendent of the Owatonna School District about what school may look like in the fall of 2020.
April 14th - This week Naomi talks with Lois Nelson, Medford Mayor lets us know how Medford is handing the Covid-19 outbreak, Kim Schaufenbuel with the United Way stops by with an update on how the virus is affecting their agencies, and finally Brad Meier with the Owatonna Chamber of Commerce to let us know what resources are available for businesses in Owatonna.
April 21st - This week Naomi talks with Matt Gillard with Re/Max Venture Real Estate talks about how Covid-19 has changed how realtors work, Annette Duncan, Executive Director of The Exchange Center for Family Unity about how their services are needed now more than ever and finally Brenda Bednar with AMEC Home Loans talks about if now is the time to consider refinancing or looking for a home mortgage.
April 28th - This week Naomi talks with Marcia Halverson of Dream Day Bridals by Marcia about the services they offer and how they can help brides who may not be able to get dresses for their bridal party due to closures, she talks with Scott Kozelka of the Steele County Free Fair about the 2020 SCFF, finally she talks with Daren Ryg of Owatonna Collision and Glass about the services they offer and how safety is first during this time.
May 5th - This week Naomi talks with Nick Hinkel, of Auto Detox about the services they offer, Amanda Ginther of the Crisis Resource Center stops by to talk about how they are here to support our community during this crisis, and finally Amanda Behne from the Better Body Shop, talks about their new adventure to help people focus on their total body.
May 26th - This week Naomi talks with Todd Hale, Owatonna Historian about his time in Owatonna, she talks with Nikki Callahan of Owatonna Parks and Recreation about how Covid-19 has affected their programming, finally she talks with Whitni Minton, Miss Great Lakes about her pageant experiences.
June 2nd - This week Naomi talks with Tom Peterson, CEO of Climate by Design International, Inc. about the Jumpstart Owatonna Program to assist small businesses through the COVID-19 closures, she talks with Mark Blando of the Owatonna Public Library about how they are serving the public at this time, and finally she talks with Niki Cockram from Full Circle Counciling and Wellness about the services that they offer.
May 19th - This week Naomi talks with Kirk Oswald of Ozzie’s Cotton Candy about their business and how it got started, she talks with Mike Jensen of Tri-M Graphics about the Now Open launch to notify the public that Owatonna’s small businesses are now open in a safe manner, finally she talks with Chris Behne with Prime Garage Doors about the services their business offers.
May 12th - This week Naomi talks with Beth Hortop with Farmers Insurance – Beth Hortop Agency about insurance options, she talks with Lee Vela from the Free Clinic of Steele County about their organization and the services that they offer, finally Todd Trout from the Owatonna Business Partnership stops by to let us know how COVID-19 is changing what to expect downtown this summer and what to expect as businesses start to re-open.