Cory Hepola

Cory Hepola is the Host of “Hey, it’s Cory Hepola” from 9-Noon on WCCO Radio in Minneapolis. He’s a two-time Emmy Winner for Outstanding TV Anchor and has been called a “Game Changer” in local media, landing on the cover of “Twin Cities Business” magazine.

Before WCCO, Cory was a News Anchor and Reporter at KARE 11 in Minneapolis. In October 2018, he was presented with his 2nd Emmy Award in 3 years for Outstanding Anchor, this time for his work surrounding Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis. All total, in his 3 years at KARE, Cory was nominated for 5 Emmy’s, including another win for Best Talent – Anchor in 2016. In 2017, he was featured in a cover article by “Twin Cities Business” detailing how the news media continues to evolve and was also awarded a “Hairry Award” for Best TV Hair in Minnesota.

Before Minnesota, Cory’s worked as a TV Anchor & Reporter in numerous markets across the country: Comcast Sportsnet in Houston, TX, KVUE-TV in Austin, Texas, WROC-TV in Rochester, New York (Best Sportscast, 2010), WENY-TV in Elmira, New York, KTVH-TV in Helena, Montana, and KXJB-TV in Fargo, North Dakota (Best Sportscast, 2003). Cory also served as an intern for WRC-TV and “The George Michael Sports Machine” in Washington, DC.

Cory is married and has three children (all under five). Cory grew up in Perham, Minnesota and graduated from Concordia College in Moorhead.

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    Sears Company
    January 16, 2019 - 2:01 pm

    Business analyst Dale Kurschner told Cory Hepola on WCCO Wednesday that one of the worst moves in the history of Sears, and one that is still haunting them, was merging with Kmart. Kurschner said...

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