Hubbard Broadcasting Inc.

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2014

    New MNGOP Attack Ad Offends Everybody But MNGOP [VIDEO]

    -- Update at bottom -- A new MNGOP attack ad called "Incompetence" links Gov. Mark Dayton with the death of Eric Dean, a 4-year-old from Pope County who died early last year after being repeatedly abused by his father's live-in fiancé.It was "downright horrifying that [Dayton] signed a law maki ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2014

    On Eve of Big Game, DFL Goes Hard After Stewart Mills for Being a Packers Fan

    Tomorrow night, it'll be Teddy Time in Green Bay, as the Vikings take on the Packers in a much-anticipated nationally televised matchup.The DFL knows a news peg when they see one, apparently. Today, mailers are hitting mailboxes throughout Minnesota's Eighth Congressional District making light of a ... More >>

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    August 7, 2014

    Hubbard Broadcasting's decision to pull anti-Stewart Mills attack ad sparks controversy

    An attack ad supported by the House Majority PAC (HMP) portrays Republican Eighth District congressional candidate Stewart Mills as a rich dude who is "personally offended" by the notion that 1 percenters should pay substantially more in taxes than everyday folks.But the Mills campaign says the ad t ... More >>

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    June 30, 2014

    KSTP denies report Stanley Hubbard is sponsoring climate change denial conference [UPDATE]

    :::: UPDATE :::: As Media Matters notes, despite Radford's denial, Hubbard Broadcasting Inc. is listed as a cosponsor of the conference on the Heartland Institute's website. As a result, Media Matters characterizes "the Hubbard team's response" as "a completely illogical dodge." Original post (Jun ... More >>

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    June 11, 2014
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    March 4, 2013

    Zach Sobiech: I hope a music career doesn't change who I am

    When he first wrote the song "Clouds," Zach Sobiech never imagined it would mean something to so many strangers. About three years ago, doctors diagnosed Sobiech, now a 17-year-old, with Osteosarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer. He's since been told it's terminal, and he could have only a few month ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2012

    Stan Hubbard on call with Karl Rove: GOPers "weren't saying anything like, 'Hey, you dumb son of a bitch'"

    Politico reports that Karl Rove's American Crossroads super PAC spent $204 million this campaign cycle. Less than six percent of that spending went toward GOP candidates who ended up winning their races.SEE ALSO:-- Pawlenty's Wikipedia page on lockdown following Colbert Report segment [VIDEO]-- Unfa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2011

    WCCO inks Timberwolves deal, loses Wild broadcasts to KFAN

    ​Time to play spin the radio dial, sports fans. WCCO-AM said today it's signed the Timberwolves to a four-year radio deal, snatching the hapless hoopsters way from longtime broadcasting partner KFAN. KFAN, meanwhile, has signed a three-year deal with the Wild, pulling the hockey team away f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2011

    Minnesota billionaires listed by Forbes

    Let's consider trading places.​This news makes us want to go out and rent "Trading Places" all over again. Forbes is out with its list of the world's most wildly wealthy tycoons. Itfigures there are 1,210 billionaires in the world, worth a total of $4.5 trillion -- a figure that beats the gro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2011

    Bad week for WCCO: First Dayton, now Gophers

    "The Good Neighbor" has a bad week.​Can you still be a "Good Neighbor" if everyone's moved away? Yesterday, we learned that WCCO-AM failed in its bid to snag Gov. Mark Dayton for a regular weekly radio show. Today, the University of Minnesota announced it was pulling the plug on all its long- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2010

    Forbes 400 list includes six Minnesota tycoons this year

    Whitney MacMillan has more money than you do. A lot more.​When it comes to the really, really rich folks, few can touch the likes the Bill Gates. The Microsoft founder is now worth a mind-boggling $54 billion, according to the latest Forbes 400 list But here in Minnesota we have some bona fid ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2010

    Target's gay problem keeps getting worse [UPDATED]

    mmtzjr69outEven less LGBT-friendly than you thought​Target CEO Gregg Steinhafel wants us to believe that when his company threw money into Tom Emmer's campaign for governor last month, it wasn't because Emmer's a raging homophobe, but because he's a raging pro-business tax-cutter.But Steinhafel's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2010

    Cyndy Brucato giving up KSTP anchor chair

    ​Add Cyndy Brucato to the list of prominent Twin Cities television news anchors relinquishing their anchor duties this year. As noted earlier, WCCO's Don Shelby is retiring, and Fox 9's Robyne Robinson is running for lieutenant governor. Brucato says she's staying at her post through the Stat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2009

    Bachmann battles nefarious socialists with Twitter

    She of the lately lame action figure sales is getting creative with Twitter.

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2008

    Losing Mischke vol. 1

    Thumbnail image for mischke2.jpgEasy like Sunday morning

    It's not every day—or every decade—that a local TV station adds a public affairs program. And a public affairs program devoted to the multicultural experience in the Twin Cities? You might as well look through a telescope for a show like that to arrive on the Kuiper belt.

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    October 20, 2006
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    July 13, 2006

    Return of the Little Giant: Grigsby to fight for title, again

    Last weekend, St. Paul boxer Will Grigsby travelled to St. Louis to take in the Cory Spinks-Roman Karmazin light middleweight title fight. But it wasn't just a pleasure trip for the former four-time junior flyweight ... More >>

  • News

    June 14, 2006

    White Noise

    KSTP targets a U of M instructor in the name of protecting America's borders

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2005

    Follow the money: City campaign contributions

    Having trouble figuring out the difference between incumbent Mayor R. T. Rybak and his challenger, Hennepin County commissioner Peter McLaughlin? Maybe a glimpse into who forks over the money for them to run will help you with your decision.

  • News

    May 17, 2000
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    May 10, 2000
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    May 19, 1999

    The Ring Cycle

    Can Twin Cities boxing fight its way back into the fistic spotlight?

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    March 4, 1998

    The Player

    From West Bank radical to White House insider, he's remained the most powerful man you've never heard of.

  • News

    May 21, 1997

    Shock Treatment

    It doesn't really matter whether he overtakes KQ and Tom Barnard. Either way, Howard Stern wins. And local radio loses.