Tag Archives: television

Variety

Once there were a ton of them, television variety shows.  Shows like The Dean Martin Show and the Andy Williams Show with big names and big production numbers. Then suddenly, they were gone. It was almost as if television executives … Continue reading

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Dave

He’s gone already, chief.

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Word Chipping

The following was written at the request of WDAY alum Larry Gauper for his excellent Wordchipper.com blog.  Larry has been instrumental in organizing monthly WDAY-WDAZ alumni lunches in Fargo.  They are a blast.  I always leave them laughing. Larry asked … Continue reading

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Escape or Die

One of the more interesting people I’ve been introduced to through my work in television is escape artist Dean Gunnarson.  Also, one of the nicest. I met Dean in his hometown of Winnipeg on the Halloween anniversary of his first … Continue reading

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Julie

The saddest day of the week for me this week was the day I learned news director Julie Moravchik is leaving WDAZ. Julie and I only worked together for something like a year.  Long enough, though, to realize she was … Continue reading

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Is That All There Is?

It’s book report time once again, boys and girls.  The book in question this time is James Gavin’s new biography Is Is That All There Is?: The Strange Life of Peggy Lee. Full disclosure first.  I have been a Peggy … Continue reading

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WDAY ‘Zxtra

Ginny and I had a great time at the WDAY alumni luncheon today in Fargo catching up with old friends and some new ones we didn’t know we had. It’s fun being around such happy, upbeat and relatively well-adjusted people … Continue reading

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Team Coverage

Several of us from WDAZ  had a pretty good weekend.  We went to Minneapolis to “pick up” an Upper Midwest Regional Emmy Award for Team Coverage. Our win was even sweeter knowing we had been in competition with television stations … Continue reading

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Eye Opener

Happy to be able to tell you that a former WDAZer is soon to be an anchor of a nationally-televised morning news show out of Dallas.  Brooke Thomas began her television career at Channel 8 in Devils Lake several years … Continue reading

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Opening The Dullum File

Opening the Dullum File Hillsboro native rewinds on TV career By CORY ERICKSON Terry Dullum Terry Dullum has been a fixture at WDAZ-TV in Grand Forks for nearly four decades. Posted: Friday, August 1, 2014 6:59 am | Updated: 4:18 … Continue reading

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