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The John Hines Show

The John Hines Show


  • 7-3-15 The John Hines Show 11 AM Hour

    July 3, 2015

    In this hour, John was Going to the Lake, broadcasting live from Crosslake! He talked to Dodo Fraser who helped found Crosslake. Then he talked to Mike O'Connell about the St. Patricks Day Parade and Celebration. Finally, he talked with Bill Terry about the Antique and Classic Wood Boat Show
  • 7-3-15 The John Hines Show 10 AM Hour

    July 3, 2015

    John was Goin to the Lake! In this hour he was live in Crosslake talking to Heather Jones from the Crosslake Events Committee. Then he talked to Tom Watson from the Whitefish Area Property Owners Association. Finally he talked to Kathy Moore from the Whitefish Area Lodging Association
  • 7-3-15 The John Hines Show 9 AM Hour

    July 3, 2015

    John Hines was "Goin to the Lake"! This hour he was live from Crosslake where he talked to Mayor Steve Roe, to Community Center Pard and Rec Dir. Jon Henke and to the "Dam Queen" Corrine Hodapp
  • 7-2-15 The John Hines Show 11 AM Hour

    July 2, 2015

    TV Guide’s Matt Roush discusses Hubbard Broadcasting picking up the Miss USA Broadcast and some of his favorite summer shows. Plus what food combo do you love that people think sound disgusting?
  • 7-2-15 The John Hines Show 10 AM Hour

    July 2, 2015

    TV land ditches Dukes of Hazzard, Midmorning Money and 4 Things You Need To Know
  • 7-2-15 The John Hines Show 9 AM Hour

    July 2, 2015

    Extra Innings and Dept. of Justice investigating possible airline collusion on airfares
  • 6-30-15 John Hines Show 11AM

    June 30, 2015

    James Norton from Heavy Table shares his thoughts on the importance of not people not knowing they are being reviews and how they'll eat all the new fair foods. Kit Hardley, Director of the St Paul Public Library discusses how their new data mining program works and will make the libraries better
  • 6-30-15 John Hines Show 10AM

    June 30, 2015

    Rep. Paul Gazelka discusses the idea of passing a religious exemption bill like Indiana had for businesses that don't support gay marriage. Pres. Obama want to more salaried employees to get OT and Kim Johnson sits in for 4 Things
  • 6-30-15 John Hines Show 9AM

    June 30, 2015

    Is it rude to not allow people to bring Children to a wedding? Also Prof. Cliff Zukin discusses the problems with political polling in the age of the internet and cell phones
  • 6-30-15 The John Hines Show 10 AM Hour

    June 30, 2015

    supporting religious exemption law in MN, Midmorning money and 4 Things You Need To Know
  • 6-30-15 The John Hines Show 9 AM Hour

    June 30, 2015

    Weddings without kids and why poling is broken
  • 6-29-15 John Hines Show 11AM

    June 29, 2015

    Mike Max In for Hines: Peter Coy from Bloomberg Business Week explains the Greek debt crisis and what to expect. Former Gopher John Thomas chats about athletes getting drafted and how many of them end up broke
  • 6-29-15 John HInes Show 10AM

    June 29, 2015

    Ron Schara joins Mike to talk fishing and outdoors this summer and Dale Kurschner from Twin Cities Business Magazine with the latest in local business
  • 6-29-15 John Hines Show 9AM

    June 29, 2015

    Mike Max in for Hines, Maxie and Dave Lee reflect on summers playing ball instead of vacationing in Extra Innings. Then David Mark discusses what it takes to run for President these days
  • 6-29-15 The John Hines Show 10 AM Hour

    June 29, 2015

    Ron Schara previews Live Outdoors, MidMorning Money and 4 Things You Need To Know
  • 6-29-15 The John Hines Show 9 AM Hour

    June 29, 2015

    Extra Innings with Dave Lee and Politics with David Mark
  • 6-25-15 John Hines Show 11AM

    June 25, 2015

    Jearlyn in for John; Matt Roush discusses the new HBO Sunday night block and the end of Nurse Jackie. Then Law Professor John Thomas from Quinnipiac discusses todays SCOTUS ruling on the ACA
  • 6-26-15 John Hines Show

    June 25, 2015

    Dan Hendrickson from the Better Business Bureau talks about what they do in the age of the internet, and Jamie Yuccas with 4 Things
  • 6-25-15 John Hines 9AM

    June 25, 2015

    Jearlyn Steele in for Hines, breaking news this morning on the Supreme Court ruling on the ACA. Then Todd Blodgett used to inform on white supremacists for the FBI, he tells his story
  • 6-25-15 The John Hines Show 10 AM Hour

    June 25, 2015

    Is the Better Business Bureau still viable, Presdient Obama on the Supreme Court ruling on the Healthcare law and 4 Things You Need To Know
  • 6-25-15 The John Hines Show- 9 AM Hour

    June 25, 2015

    Supreme Court Rulings and a former informer who worked undercover with white supremacists
  • 6-24-15 John Hines Show 11AM

    June 24, 2015

    Dr Robert Wolff discusses his research on how many of the things that medical marijuana are prescibed to help with don't actually work
  • 6-24-15 John Hines Show 10AM

    June 24, 2015

    John talks more about the idea of renaming Lake Calhoun. Then Catey Hill from MarketWatch is back to talk about what to pay a babysitter and why your summer BBQ is costing more this year
  • 6-24-15 John Hines Show 9AM

    June 24, 2015

    John has a parking story to rival Dave's in Extra Innings. Then Americans are throwing out $640 worth of food every year, what do you end up throwing out the most?
  • 6-24-15 The John Hines Show 10 AM Hour

    June 24, 2015

    Renaming lake Calhoun, Midmorning Money and 4 Things You Need To Know

Recent Articles & Blog Posts

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Help St Michael – Albertville win Hockeyville USA contest

Help a Minnesota hockey association win a big prize!

04/20/2015

Nowlin

Help support a Minnesota made movie

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

11/13/2014

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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.

11/06/2014

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JOHN HINES Talks With The Stars Of JERSEY BOYS

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

06/19/2014

Kathy Griffin

5-7-14 John Hines Links and Likes

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

05/07/2014

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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.

05/06/2014

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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

05/05/2014

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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

04/30/2014

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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…

04/29/2014

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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

03/27/2014

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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

03/26/2014

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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

03/25/2014

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John Hines Links and Likes 3/24/14

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

03/24/2014

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John Hines Likes and Links Wed 3-19

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

03/19/2014

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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!

12/31/2013

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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

11/14/2013

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A love letter to Blockbuster

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

11/07/2013

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How to avoid being the office dinosaur

Jeff Strickler from the Minneapolis Star Tribune joins John Hines today

11/04/2013

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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

10/22/2013

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Whose The Daddy?

Who is Ronan’s pop?

10/04/2013

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Motorcycle Gang Road Rage

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

10/02/2013

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Mom’s Back To School Victory Dance

   Do you ever feel like this mom?  

09/03/2013

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Parody of Blurred Lines on Mayor Filner

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

08/16/2013

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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…

08/12/2013