MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Two weeks after breaking his hip, Sid Hartman joined Chad Hartman during his Friday show on WCCO Radio to provide an update on how he is doing.
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The 96-year-old WCCO Radio personality and Star Tribune columnist underwent surgery for a broken right hip after falling the night before.READ MORE: Next Weather: It's A Top 10 Weather Day Friday, Severe Storms Possible Sunday
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“I’m hoping to be back in action next week,” Sid Hartman said. “I was told that the hip thing worked out great. It wasn’t something doctors didn’t expect. Everybody’s been great. I’ve gotten so many flowers and emails.”