John Croman's Blog

Pearl Harbor survivors live to see 70th anniversary

10:14 PM, Dec 7, 2011

John Croman blogs about veterans who survived the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor 70 years ago

Welcome to KARE. Where do you stand on the Packers?

7:45 AM, Nov 14, 2011

John Croman recalls the Packers-Vikings showdown was all consuming his first day at KARE

Voter photo ID battle begins anew

11:08 AM, Jan 31, 2011

Political reporter John Croman blogs about the new push for voter photo ID and electronic voter rosters in Minnesota.

Recount battlefield ripe for distortions and myths

7:55 AM, Nov 29, 2010

John Croman blogs about the game of ballot challenges in the 2010 recount.

Five years on borrowed time.. and counting

5:24 PM, Sep 6, 2010

John Croman is thankful for five years with wife's donated kidney.

The day justice rolled down like water in St. Paul

10:35 PM, Aug 5, 2010

John Croman reflects on day Koua Fong Lee went free.

Bringing the children's music to the people's house

2:29 PM, Mar 24, 2010

The Voices for Children rally is an annual event at the State Capitol, and it's one of the highlights for those of us who spend most of

Running mate season starts early in Minnesota

10:33 PM, Feb 23, 2010

Republican running mate season started early in 2010.

What would you pick in the Capitol cluster?

3:40 PM, Feb 8, 2010

The new legislative session brings an onslaught of news events that can only be described as a spin blitz spectacular

Old soldiers, toy tanks and holiday magic

11:48 AM, Jan 1, 2010

John Croman blogs about his second grade Christmas long, long ago.

The coffee lady's cancer battle on a budget

1:18 AM, Dec 6, 2009

For years I've been buying coffee from Laura Kabylnick. She's one of the first people I see every morning as I walk through the

Yelling at your Congressman is new spectator sport

11:01 PM, Aug 14, 2009

It's the dance sensation that's sweeping the nation! Come one, come all! Step right up and yell at your Member of Congress!

Michael Jackson as inventor

3:59 PM, Jul 28, 2009

If we've learned anything in the weeks since Michael Jackson's death it's that he reinvented pop music in the 1980's. Any trip down