Mayor Betsy Hodges's spokesperson, Kate Brickman, laid into KSTP last night for a report about purported tension between her boss and Minneapolis Police Chief Janeé Harteau.In "Minneapolis Mayor, Police Chief Deny Tense Working Relationship," Jay Kolls cites "multiple" unnamed sources who tell him ... More >>
:::: 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 >>
Anchor Brad Sattin and meteorologist Patrick Hammer have reportedly been dumped by KSTP, C.J. reports.SEE ALSO: Bill Lunn, KSTP anchor, says "I pledge allegiance to the fag" before reporting on Pride parade [VIDEO] C.J. writes that the duo have "been given six months to find other jobs."
Cameraman mulls legal action
Chad Nelson, the photojournalist who was man-handled by a Minneapolis police officer while filming for KSTP Saturday night, has decided to file a criminal complaint. That's according to his news director Lindsay Radford, who was in a meeting with him this morning. It's still not certain who the off ... More >>
During a "Re-Occupy" Minneapolis demonstration on Saturday night, protesters learned from police they would not be allowed to erect tents in Peavey Plaza. After they marched in the street in protest, 12 people were arrested on Nicollet Mall for public nuisance and impeding traffic. KSTP cameraman C ... More >>
Minneapolis Police Chief Tim Dolan has responded to a video showing one of his officers pushing a news camera off the shoulder of photographer Chad Nelson on Saturday night. "From my preliminary review of the video regarding Mr. Nelson, the officer's interference does not appear to be necessary," h ... More >>
Bruce Brees resigned as director of St. Paul public works after KSTP caught his pothole crews slackingHanding over footage to the City of St. Paul of its road crews slacking when they should have been filling potholes "raises the hair on the back of my neck," KSTP news director Lindsay Radfo ... More >>