Sid Hartman

Lindsey Peterson
March 15, 2019 - 5:30 am
September 1st, 1955. The average cost of a new house was $10,950. You got gas for 23 cents a gallon. That new technology that was all the rage? Black and white Television. A new TV would set you back a shocking $100. McDonald's fast food chain was started by Ray Kroc. Escalation in Vietnam was...
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November 16, 2018 - 2:57 pm
The University of Minnesota has renamed the press box at TCF Bank Stadium in honor of the sports legend and WCCO Radio's longest standing employee, Sid Hartman. A plaque has been placed inside the press box with the following text: In honor of one of its most recognizable and loyal supporters, the...
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It's not every day you get to celebrate a 98th birthday party. Our legendary close, personal friend Sid Hartman did that today at WCCO Radio! The Minneapolis native grew up selling newspapers for the Minneapolis Star (among others) before writing for the paper. He also spent time as General Manager...
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