Monthly Archives: August 2011

Lunch with Mr. Bubble

Teri Finneman’s coverage of the Mr. Bubble 50th anniversary event is Bismarck today brought back a rush of memorials for me of Gold Seal Company founder Harold Schafer.  When long-time North Dakotans think of entrepreneurs, they think, almost invariably, of Harold … Continue reading

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9/11 Remember America

I don’t think you’ll find a more elaborate 9/11 observance in our area that day than the one being planned at Newfolden, Minnesota. It is going to involve a 200 voice choir, band music, one hundred (or more) motorcyclists, an … Continue reading

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Bubble Birthday

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25 Years of Lawrence Welk

Got the following news release yesterday. We’re printing it exactly as we received it. See if you can spot an error in it. (Hint: I’ve been with WDAZ-TV for thirty-five years.) To: Terry Dullum, Grand Forks Herald FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August25, … Continue reading

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Deacon Jones

Next week on WDAZ News @5 we’ll chat with the legendary Deacon Jones.

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Your Voice Your Vote 2012

ABC’s new logo and slogan for next year’s election coverage.

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Tony Two

With the release of Tony Bennett Duets II, September 20 should be a national holiday.

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The Football Star, The Supermodel and The Senator

Why is it that the weeks of summer fly by at breakneck speed and those in the dead of winter drag on and on?  Anyway, we had another good round of guests this week on WDAZ News @5. Tuesday former NFL … Continue reading

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Ty Pennington

Just found out we’re going to be chatting soon with “Extreme Makeover” host Ty Pennington on WDAZ News @5

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The Week That Was

Had a good time on WDAZ News @5 this week talking with a Bachelorette, the Toy Guy and the Wiggles, not to mention Greg Rixen of Happy Harry’s Bottle Shop. Ali Fedotowsky, who was the Bachelorette of Season 6 of … Continue reading

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