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The John Hines Show

The John Hines Show

  • 4-24-14 John Hines Show 10 AM

    April 24, 2015

    Joachim J. Savelsberg, professor of sociology and law at the U’s Center for Holocaust and Gencide studies talks about the 100 year anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. On a happier note, John takes calls on your dream job.
  • 4-24-15 John Hines Show 9 AM

    April 24, 2015

    Dave and John take a look at song that are proven to make you smile in Extra Innings. Thomas Oliver author of Real Coke, Real Story: 30 years and a day after the release of “New Coke”
  • 4-23-15 John Hines Show 10AM

    April 23, 2015

    Bethany Miller – founder of Doors of Success Etiquete School talks about kids taking etiquete classes for Prom and tries to better John Hines. Plus why IKEA might be ruining marriages
  • 4-23-15 John Hines Show 9AM

    April 23, 2015

    A birthday edition of Extra Innings, former Viking Matt Blair discusses the concussion settlement and what would be the official Minnesota hot dish
  • 4-22-15 John Hines Show 11AM

    April 22, 2015

    The one and only Josh Groban joins John Hines to talk about his newest CD "Stages" and his love of Broadway music. Also should we ban inmates from doing interviews on camera?
  • 4-22-15 John Hines Show 10AM

    April 22, 2015

    John takes calls on if Ben Affleck should have blocked PBS from airing that his ancestors owned slaves. Andrew Cohen from on the news half of Americans don't have a will
  • 4-22-15 John Hines Show 9AM

    April 22, 2015

    John tried to figure out what the name of his yearbook meant in Extra Innings and Dr Tim Beyers discusses his research into how vitamins could be giving people cancer
  • 4-21-15 John Hines Show 11AM

    April 21, 2015

    Trisha Cornell from Heavy Table talks about getting some great vegetables this year at the farmers market or a CSA. And Kevin Sorbo is coming back to Minnesota for Wizard World Comic-Con, he previews his appearance with John
  • 4-21-15 John Hines Show 10AM

    April 21, 2015

    Max Armstrong chats about what the avian flu outbreak means for our farm business, why 1/3 of people aren't saving for retirment and Jamie is in-studio for 4 Things
  • 4-21-15 John Hines Show 9AM

    April 21, 2015

    John opens the show asking listeners to describe their sex life with the name of a TV Show. Then Michael Farquhar on his book BAD DAYS IN HISTORY: A Gleefully Grim Chronicle of Misfortune, Mayhem, and Misery for Every Day of the Year
  • 4-20-15 John Hines Show 11AM

    April 20, 2015

    Best selling author David Baldacci returns to talk about his new book "Memory Man" and STMA hockey association president Joel Opiola joins John to discuss their effort to be named KRAFT's Hockeyville USA
  • 4-20-15 John Hines Show 10AM

    April 20, 2015

    John gets the latest on the six men arrested trying to join ISIL, plus calls on if we should legalize weed. Also Dale Kurschner from TC Business Mag w/ latest on local business and Jamie with 4 Things
  • 4-20-15 John Hines Show 9AM

    April 20, 2015

    Dave and John recap their weekend in Extra Innings and David Mark joins us to talk about the new book against Hilary Clinton and the GOP hopefulls trip to NH
  • 4-17-15 John Hines Show 9 AM

    April 17, 2015

    ESPN suspends a reporter with an attitude. Did they go too far or not far enough. John takes your calls. Dr. Ricardo Osorio takes a look into the risks of snoring and sleep apnea.
  • 4-16-15 John Hines Show 11AM

    April 16, 2015

    John Hines Show 11AM
  • 4-16-15 John Hines Show 10AM

    April 16, 2015

    10 AM Hour
  • 4-16-15 John Hines Show 9am

    April 16, 2015

    9Am Hour
  • 4-15-15 10 AM HOUR WCCO 9:00 AM - Noon

    April 15, 2015

    John Hines talks with Mike Freeman about the Barway Collins case
  • 4-15-15 9 AM HOUR WCCO 9:00 AM - Noon

    April 15, 2015

    Extra Innings with Dave Lee and JACK AND SUZY WELCH
  • 4-15-15 JACK AND SUZY WELCH!

    April 15, 2015

    John Hines talks with the power couple about their latest book
  • 4-14-15 10 AM HOUR WCCO 9:00 AM - Noon

    April 14, 2015

    A BOOK ON RUST? Equal Pay Day
  • 4-14-15 9 AM HOUR WCCO 9:00 AM - Noon

    April 14, 2015

    Dave Lee and Rep. Steve Drazkowski
  • 4-13-15 11 AM HOUR-WCCO 9:00 AM - Noon

    April 14, 2015

    John Hines discusses Marco Rubio and the Twins Home Opener
  • 4-13-15 10 AM HOUR-WCCO 9:00 AM - Noon

    April 13, 2015

    PUBLIC SHAMING and Kim Johnson of WCCO TV
  • 4-13-15 9 AM HOUR-WCCO 9:00 AM - Noon

    April 13, 2015

    David Marks on 2016 Race, Neil Diamond Concert and more....

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Help St Michael – Albertville win Hockeyville USA contest

Help a Minnesota hockey association win a big prize!



Help support a Minnesota made movie

A Minnesota made movie needs your help to get to the theaters.


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John Hines talks with Oscar Nominated Director BENNETT MILLER!

His new film FOXCATCHER is wowing critics. Listen to the interview by clicking the link above.


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Click the link above to listen to John’s Interview with the cast members of Jersey Boys.


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5-7-14 John Hines Links and Likes

Kathy Griffin joined me today before she comes to Mystic Lake next month.


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5-6-14 John Hines Links and Likes

A couple of great topics to help your kids and a look at yesterday’s SCOTUS decision helped round out today’s show.


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5-5-14 John Hines Links and Likes

Today we looked back on the life of Congressman Jim Oberstar and talked with best-selling author John Sandford


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John Hines Links and Likes 4-30-14

Byron Smith’s defense attorney Steve Meshbesher was in-studio to discuss yesterday’s guilty verdict


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John Hines Links and Likes 4-29-14

Two guests today that may make you rethink the idea of getting married…



John Hines Links and Likes 3/27/14

A political ad that will make you squeal and reaction to the Governor’s comments on medical marijuana are two of the Links and Likes for 3/27


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John Hines Links and Likes 3/26/14

Today’s show included studies of the Hiawatha line and why mean bosses last longer in the workplace


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John Hines Links and Likes 3/25/14

Today’s Links and Likes including ways to save on funeral costs and Politico’s story on vouchers going to schools that teach creationism


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John Hines Links and Likes 3/24/14

Here’s what we were talking about on Monday’s show!


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John Hines Likes and Links Wed 3-19

Here are all the things I talked about on today’s show


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12-31-13 Top Political Stories Of 2013 On John Hines Show With Jordana Green

Listen to the Top 10 Political Stories of 2013 with the author of THE MORNING TAKE. Click the link to listen!


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How to win on the Price is Right

Come on down! A Brand New Car! They are iconic phrases from our favorite game show. Now you can win it all, with these tips


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A love letter to Blockbuster

John talked to Alexis Madrigal from The Atlantic about his piece saying goodbye to Blockbuster


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How to avoid being the office dinosaur

Jeff Strickler from the Minneapolis Star Tribune joins John Hines today


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How the internet is ruining your life

Research says the more time you spend online, the worse your life may be


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Whose The Daddy?

Who is Ronan’s pop?


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Motorcycle Gang Road Rage

Young father, his wife and 2-year-old are victims to motorcycle gang attack


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Mom’s Back To School Victory Dance

   Do you ever feel like this mom?  


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Parody of Blurred Lines on Mayor Filner

 Funny video making fun of San Diego Mayor Bob Filner’s sexual harassment.  


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The Movie Jerry Lewis Doesn’t Want You To See

Jerry Lewis made a movie so bad he won’t let you see it…