Category: WTCN

Kidsville 11 Club

The Kidsville 11 Club was a promotion from 1964 of the channel 11 program line up, and was sponsored by Southtown Shopping Center.   The Mayor of Kidsville was Mayor Kidec. A special coloring book was given away in conjunction with the promotion.  There was some sort of Kidsville office located at Southtown Shoping Center.   You could […]

Meeting Captain 11

This week, I was fortunate to meet up with Jim Lange, the first Captain 11 on WMIN.   We sat down at the Pavek Museum of Broadcasting for an interview about the early days of the Twin Cities kids shows.   Jim, Julian West and myself also went to dinner to celebrate Jim’s birthday this week.   Of […]