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The John Williams Show

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  • 5-22-15 5pm: Bright Side

    May 22, 2015

    In this hour, John hosted his weekly group-hug on the radio - The Bright Side of Life!
  • 5-22-15 4pm: Amelia Santaniello, Historical Society & Tim Lammers

    May 22, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to Amelia about today's top news. Then he found out about some events happening over Memorial Day weekend. Then Tim Lammers told us which films to see or skip this weekend
  • 5-22-15 3pm: President's Twitter & Duggar Controversy

    May 22, 2015

    In this hour, John talked about the President's twitter account. Bad idea? Then he discussed the controversy swirling around the Duggars
  • 5-21-15 6pm: Mike Veeck

    May 22, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to the owner of the St. Paul Saints about the christening of CHS Field
  • 5-21-15 5pm: CHS Field & Numbers in the News

    May 21, 2015

    In this hour, John talked more about the Saints opener at the brand new CHS Field. Then it was time for his weekly current events quiz: Numbers in the News!
  • 5-21-15 4pm: Frank Vascellaro & Mayor Coleman

    May 21, 2015

    In this hour, John continued live from CHS Field in St. Paul. First, he talked to Frank about today's top news. Then he talked to St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman about how the new ballpark improves St. Paul
  • 5-21-15 3pm: CHS Field

    May 21, 2015

    In this hour, John was live from the new home of the St. Paul Saints, CHS Field. He talked to the President and CEO of CHS, Carl Casale
  • 5-20-15 6pm: Sen. Dave Osmek & Alan Horton

    May 21, 2015

    In this hour, John talked legislative issues with State Senator Dave Osmek. Then he talked to the voice of the Wolves, Alan Horton, about Minnesota getting the number one pick in the draft
  • 5-20-15 5pm: Letterman & Weird News

    May 20, 2015

    In this hour, John talked with listeners about their favorite Letterman moments. Then it was time for the strangest stories in the news: the Weird News Roundup
  • 5-20-15 4pm: Frank Vascellaro & Orchestra in Cuba

    May 20, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to Frank about today's top news stories. Then he talked to a musician from the Minnesota Orchestra about their trip to Cuba
  • 5-20-15 3pm: Letterman & Airbags

    May 20, 2015

    In this hour, John played some Dave Letterman highlights. Then he talked about the recent airbag recall
  • 5-19-15 6pm: Frontline

    May 20, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to Jim Gilmore about his latest Frontline piece on CIA interrogations. Were they torture?
  • 5-19-15 5pm: Michael Brodkorb & The Green Line

    May 19, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to political analyst Michael Brodkorb about the finish of the legislative session. Then it was time for The Green Line with Jordana Green
  • 5-19-15 4pm: Frank Vascellaro & Draft Lottery

    May 19, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to Frank about todays top news. Then he talked to Mike Max about the NBA Draft Lottery tonight. Will the Wolves finally get the #1 pick?
  • 5-19-15 3pm: Pat Kessler

    May 19, 2015

    In this hour, John talked about the closing of the legislative session with Pat Kessler and listeners
  • 5-18-15 6pm: Kids in College & Ron Schara

    May 19, 2015

    Mike Max was in for John. In this hour he asked what advice parents gave kids on the way to college. Then Ron Schara joined him to talk outdoors!
  • 5-18-15 5pm: Kids & Waco Shooting

    May 18, 2015

    Mike Max was in for John. In this hour he asked why there wasn't the same reaction to learning how many kids B.B. King had fathered as when the news about A.P.'s kids came out? Then he talked with Ken Sury from the Waco Tribune Herald about the biker gang shootout
  • 5-18-15 4pm: Amelia Santaniello & Dean Johnson

    May 18, 2015

    Mike Max was in for John. In this hour, he talked about today's headlines with Amelia. Then he talked politics with former Senate Majority Leader Dean Johnson
  • 5-18-15 3pm: Sen. Karin Housley & Best Prep

    May 18, 2015

    Mike Max was in for John Williams. In this hour, he talked to the State Senator about the end of the (regulation) Legislative Session. Then he talked to Best Prep CEO Bob Kaitz about their annual luncheon
  • 5-15-15 5pm: Bright Side of Life

    May 15, 2015

    In this hour, John presented his weekly group-hug on the radio: The Bright Side of Life!
  • 5-15-15 4pm: Minnesota Orchestra & Tim Lammers

    May 15, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to Michael Adams from the MN Orchestra as they perform in Cuba. Then Tim Lammers told John whether "Mad Max: Fury Road" is as good as advertised.
  • 5-15-15 3pm: Death Penalty & Pat Kessler

    May 15, 2015

    In this hour, John talked with listeners about the Tsarnaev sentencing. Then he talked to Pat about the latest at the Capitol as the end of the session draws near
  • 5-14-15 6pm: Pavek Garage Sale & "Ask Amy"

    May 15, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to Steve Raymer from the Pavek Museum about their upcoming sale. Then he talked to Amy Dickinson about her latest "Ask Amy" column
  • 5-14-15 5pm: Protests & Numbers in the News

    May 14, 2015

    In this hour, John talked with listeners about last night's protests in Minneapolis. Then it was time for his current events quiz: Numbers in the News
  • 5-14-15 4pm: Frank Vascellaro, MN Orchestra & Mad Men

    May 14, 2015

    In this hour, John talked to Frank about today's top stories. Then he talked to Michael Adams who's with the MN Orchestra in Cuba. Finally he talked to Ty Burr of the Boston Globe about the finish of Mad Men

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