John Hines

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Spielberg Warns Of Growing Anti-Semitism At Holocaust Event

Film director Steven Spielberg told a group of Holocaust survivors on Monday that Jews are again facing the “perennial demons of intolerance” from anti-Semites who are provoking hate crimes and trying to strip survivors of their identity.

01/27/2015

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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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Minnesotan To Meet: WCCO Radio’s John Hines

If you don’t recognize his name, you most certainly recognize his voice. Generations of Minnesotans have heard John Hines on the air for more than 42 years. He graduated from Minneapolis Roosevelt in 1971 and went to Brown Institute just three days later.

06/24/2014

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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 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 3/24/14

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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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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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

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Vikings Training Camp Report With Mike Max

John Hines talked about Vikings training camp in Mankato with Mike Max on Monday morning.

07/29/2013

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Theis Story Difficult For WCCO Reporter Chris Simon

John Hines and WCCO News Reporter Chris Simon talked about the Isaiah Theis tragedy on Friday morning.

07/19/2013

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Would You Buy A Haunted House?

Would you buy a haunted house? About a third of those interviewed by Realtor.com said they would consider purchasing a “spirit-occupied” home.

10/25/2012

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Local Businessman Pitches In To Replace Stolen Stars

Not wanting to take too much credit, Peter Taunton says hundreds of others would have done the same thing.

06/05/2012

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Man With ‘Golden Voice’ Says Fame Was ‘Too Much’

Remember Ted Williams, the homeless man with the huge booming voice captured on a YouTube video last year?

05/15/2012

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WCCO’s John Hines Interviews Titanic Museum Owner

A century ago today, the grandest ship ever built was cruising along without worry on the North Atlantic. The rest, of course, is history.

04/12/2012

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Local Social Media Expert On NYC School Crackdown

A Twin Cities expert on social media takes issue with the actions of a private school in New York that penalized students for using Facebook.

04/02/2012

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Huge Jackpot Means Dreams For Players, Real Payouts For Minn.

Everybody knows it’s the longest of long shots, but that doesn’t stop lottery ticket holders from dreaming of what they would do with a $640 million jackpot. Friday night’s Mega Millions drawing is the richest jackpot in world history.

03/30/2012

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Senator Wants Senate Chamber Prayers Nondenominational

On Monday, a prayer on the Senate floor made Democratic State Sen. Terri Bonoff feel “highly uncomfortable.”

03/16/2011

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Jay Leno Is Coming to Mystic Lake

Jay Leno’s coming to town and talked with John Hines and City Pages. We’ve got links.

02/24/2011

Breeds in the judging ring during the 135th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York, February 14, 2011.  America's best behaved, most carefully coiffed dogs hit the catwalk Monday at the annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York. A total of 2,626 four-legged beauties, representing 179 breeds, were chasing the elusive Best in Show title to be decided late Tuesday. (credit: Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Mpls. Woman’s Dog Up For Best In Show At Westminster

It’s a big night for Sally Sweatt of Minneapolis, but a bigger night for her Scottish deerhound.

02/15/2011

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Gopher Hoops Coach Tubby Smith Previews Purdue

  Gopher basketball coach Tubby Smith talked with John Hines on Thursday morning.  He previewed the upcoming game with Purdue, and talked about Trevor Mbakwe’s situation.

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Update On Tucson Shooting Includes Media Debate

John Hines got a report from CBS News reporter Stephan Kaufman in Tucson, AZ, on the condition of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and news of the people that stopped the gunman on Saturday.  Hines then talked […]

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DNR: Certain Factors May Have Caused Bird Deaths

The head of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resource’s non-game wildlife division says a combination of factors may have caused the mysterious deaths of 3,000 birds in Arkansas.

01/04/2011

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City Of Minneapolis: Parkers Please Comply

Drivers are still flooding impound lots to pick up their cars after Minneapolis and St. Paul both declared snow emergencies this past weekend.

12/27/2010

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Student Wins $123K Scholarship In Competition

With just a few tosses of a football, a Minneapolis woman won a $123,000 scholarship.

12/05/2010

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