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The John Hines Show

The John Hines Show

  • 3-26-15 John Hines Show 10AM

    March 26, 2015

    Patrick Smith from talks about the news today that Flt 9525 may have delierately crashed the plane. Matt Norlander from CBS Sports talks about the Sweet 16 and Jamie w/ 4 Things
  • 3-26-15 John Hines Show 9AM

    March 26, 2015

    Dave is back from Florida for Extra Innings and Pete Hegseth from Concerned Veterans of America discusses the decision to charge Bowe Bergdahl
  • 3-25-15 John Hines Show 11AM

    March 25, 2015

    Former NTSB Chairman Mark Rosenker tells us what may have gone wrong yesterday in France and John takes calls on what to do with the State budget surplus
  • 3-25-15 John Hines Show 10AM

    March 25, 2015

    Best selling author Erik Larson discusses his new book "Dead Wake." Tom Randall from Bloomberg says we may see $20 barrels of oil by this summer and Jamie has 4 Things
  • 3-24-15 John Hines Show 11AM

    March 24, 2015

    John Garland is back for Heavy Table this week in a very hot dog focused discussion. Plus is Sunday sales dead again this year? Also Dr. Michaela Tsai from Abbott Northwestern on Angelina Jolie's decision to have her ovaries removed to prevent cancer
  • 3-24-15 John Hines Show 10AM

    March 24, 2015

    The push to exempt tipped workers from the minimum wage hike is back, John takes calls from people on both sides of the issue
  • 3-23-15 Hines Show 11 AM hour

    March 23, 2015

    Hoarding project and favorite scents
  • 3-23-15 Hines Show 10 AM hour

    March 23, 2015

    Starbucks story and TC business Dale Kurschner
  • 3-23-15 Hines Show 9 AM hour

    March 23, 2015

    Dave Lee extra innings and David Mark politics
  • 3-20-15 Esme Murphy Show 9 AM hour

    March 23, 2015

    UM Dr Bill Doherty
  • 3-20-15 Esme Murphy Show 10 AM hour

    March 23, 2015

    Jamie Yuccas 4 things and Carrie Rosha 3 free things
  • 3-20-15 Esme Murphy Show 11 am hour

    March 20, 2015

    Esme with Brendan Hare, advise for retirees and dentist Michael Helgeson
  • 3-19-15 John Hine 10AM

    March 19, 2015

    Should voting be manditory, some ideas for what woman should be the first to be on paper currency in the US and Jamie joins us for 4 Things
  • 3-19-15 John Hines Show 9AM

    March 19, 2015

    Jearlyn in for John. Jearlyn wants to know why people get upset about how much the rich make. Plus can hemp or medical marijuana help your pet?
  • 3-18-15 John Hines Show 11AM

    March 18, 2015

    Steve Shepard from POLITICO tells us about why Rep. Aaron Schock is stepping down from Congress and Dr Tammy Lillemoe from Abbott Northwestern on today's study about breast cancer screenings
  • 3-18-15 John Hines Show 10AM

    March 18, 2015

    Best selling author Dennis Lehane discusses his latest book. Greg McBride from talks about this weeks Fed meeting and Jamie has 4 Things
  • 3-18-15 John Hines Show 9AM

    March 18, 2015

    Dave and John chat in Extra Innings and then John asks the listeners if they feel safe coming downtown at night
  • 3-17-15 John Hines Show 11AM

    March 17, 2015

    Owen Laukkanen returns to discuss his new thriller "The Stolen Ones" and John takes calls on the news that MLB might finally let Pete Rose in the Hall of Fame
  • 3-17-15 John Hines Show 10AM

    March 17, 2015

    National Geographic has a new book "Abroad At Home" on how to feel like you're traveling the world while staying in the US. Plus your web browse might indicate how long you'll stay at your job
  • 3-17-15 John Hines Show 9AM

    March 17, 2015

    Dave Lee sticks around for Extra Innings and John takes calls on what people think we should do with the budget surplus
  • 3-16-15 John Hines Show 11AM

    March 16, 2015

    Eric Greiten discusses his book "RESILIENCE" and why some people have it and others don't. Also Andrew Basso is one of the Illusionists coming to St Paul next week, he chats about this amazing show you can catch at the Ordway
  • 3-16-15 John Hines Show 10AM

    March 16, 2015

    Dan Feinberg from joins John to tell us about the Jinx and todays news about Robert Durst possible murder confesison. Also Dale Kurschner with the latest in Twin Cities business including the sale of Lifetime Fitness.
  • 3-16-15 John Hines Show 9AM

    March 16, 2015

    Dave Lee is back for Extra Innings and David Mark live from DC on the debt celling debate (again), Hilary's emails and more
  • 3-13-15 - John Hines Show with Esme Murphy - 10 AM

    March 13, 2015

    Valarie Schremp Hahn - St. Louis Post-Dispatch nightside public safety reporter on safer cargo trains in Minnesota. Carrie Rocha has 3 free things and Jason DeRusha joins us for 4 things you need to know.
  • 3-13-15 - John Hines Show with Esme Murphy - 9 AM

    March 13, 2015

    Cathie Perrault, executive director of the Northstar Problem Gambling Alliance talks about gambling awareness durning March Madness. Jack” Schafer, Ph.D- author of The Like Switch - An Ex-FBI Agent’s Guide to Influencing, Attracting, and Winning People Over

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