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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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Thank You

Last night on television I said our viewers have never let us down, not one time.   It’s true. Certainly they didn’t let us down yesterday when they filled the big Whalen’s truck with Food For Friends in WDAZ’s first ever one-day food … Continue reading

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Food For Friends

Wednesday, June 4 6 AM – 6 PM WDAZ-TV 2220 South Washington Street Grand Forks

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My Jack Benny Anniversary

Thanks, everybody, for the nice comments about my first thirty-nine years at WDAZ, or as Pat Sweeney calls it my Jack Benny anniversary.  (Pat & I are the only two in the newsroom old enough to get the reference.) It’s … Continue reading

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Remembering ’97

It’s the seventeenth anniversary of the 1997 Red River Valley flood.  Pictured above along with yours truly is reporter Laura Gallegos and photographer Brian McKenty on the day President Bill Clinton and his cabinet came to Grand Forks to look at the devastation from … Continue reading

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World Autism Awareness Day

Stacie & I will be wearing blue tonight in observance of World Autism Awareness Day.

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Tonight on WDAZ News @6

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Kmart Turns 50

Funny story.  Sort of.  So, the nice people at the Grand Forks Kmart store asked me to say a few words at a little party they threw yesterday for customers, staff, former staff and managers. I told them I used … Continue reading

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WDAZ’s 47th Anniversary

Hope you’ll join us Friday on WDAZ News @5, 6 & 10 as we celebrate the 47th anniversary of WDAZ-TV. I’ll take a look back at Channel 8 through the years and News Director Julie Moravchik will show you what … Continue reading

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