Governor hosts radio show in New Prague

By Chuck Kajer

Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty visited New Prague Friday, broadcasting his weekly radio show from Schumacher's Hotel and Restaurant.

His visit drew about two dozen people to the main dining room at Schumacher's, where they watched as the governor interviewed local residents Jerry Minar and John Schumacher live from the hotel.

Minar, owner of Town's Edge Restaurant and JBM Sound, said his appearance on the show was unplanned.

The governor was running ahead of schedule that morning

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