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After 35 Years Sports Page Moves to the Friday Morning Show

An NFL logo is displayed at the opening of "NFL Experience" in New York's Times Square. The NFL draft begins Thursday at 8 p.m. ET.
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An NFL logo is displayed at the opening of "NFL Experience" in New York's Times Square. The NFL draft begins Thursday at 8 p.m. ET.

Sports Page now on the Friday Morning Show!

After 35 years the Sports Page moves from the Thursday Morning Show to the Friday Morning Show at 8:10. This week Fried Freidman joins John Bauer and Heidi Holtan. They discuss the controversy over Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic being denied entry into Australia because he is not vaccinated, Bud Grants suggestions for changes in the NFL, Vikings coach Mike Zimmer, Gopher basketball and more. Trivia theme today is “Names & Numbers.”

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Heidi Holtan has worked at KAXE/KBXE for over 22 years. She currently helms the Morning Show as News and Public Affairs Director where she manages producers, hosts local interviews and programs, oversees and manages web stories and establishes focus areas of programming like phenology, clean energy, Indigenous voices, Strong Women, local foods, clean energy, economic development and more. Heidi is a regional correspondent for WDSE/WRPT's Duluth Public Television’s Almanac North. In 2018 Heidi received the “Building Bridges in Media” award from the Islamic Resource Group for her work on KAXE/KBXE hosting conversations about anti-Muslim movements in rural Minnesota. During the pandemic, Heidi hosted 14 months of a weekly statewide conversation on COVID-19 for the AMPERS network.
John has been listening to KAXE since the early days in 1976, and has worked as our Development Director from 1995-2022. Now semi-retired and writing, sculpting and enjoying the good life, you can hear him on the Morning Show Fridays.
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