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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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WDAY now airs 5 p.m. news

WDAY now airs 5 p.m. news By Garrett Richie Herald Staff Writer For the first time since the flood of 1997, viewers of WDAZ’s local 5 p.m. Monday broadcast didn’t see local Grand Forks anchors. According to a press release, … Continue reading

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Now You See Him, Now You Don’t

Astute viewers of WDAZ News @5 will notice something different about the broadcast tonight.  For the first time in the better part of two decades, I won’t be on it.  Instead, my buddy Robin Huebner will be anchoring the newscast … Continue reading

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Dear Robin

Dear Robin… I read in the papers (and the television script they handed me this evening) that you’re going to be anchoring WDAY News @5 beginning Monday. I think you’ll like it.  I’ve been anchoring WDAZ News @5 in Grand … Continue reading

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Boyd

Boyd Christenson 1937 – 2009 It’s been terribly sad today to learn of the death of Boyd.  I’ll always remember what a great performer he was. What a great story teller he was.  What a great speaker he was.  What … Continue reading

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The Man Who Invented WDAZ

Jack Lester died this week.  He had eighty-six fascinating years as a broadcaster, soldier, pilot, race car driver, motorcylist and much more.     In the heyday of people like Dewey Bergquist, Marv Bossart and Boyd Christenson , he managed WDAY-TV … Continue reading

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