New KSTP anchors weign in and talk ab...

New KSTP anchors weign in and talk about their jobs and the Twi...

There are 11 comments on the TwinCities.com story from Jul 20, 2009, titled New KSTP anchors weign in and talk about their jobs and the Twi.... In it, TwinCities.com reports that:

In mid-May there were some shakeups at KSTP-TV, Channel 5, that included the addition of a couple of new anchors - Bill Lunn, a former Duluth reporter/anchor who most recently worked at WMC-TV in Memphis, Tenn., and Megan Newquist, a California native whose last job was with WTVQ-TV in Lexington, Ky.

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Why

Saint Paul, MN

#1 Jul 20, 2009
why do the female anchors have to look so much better than the guys? cause they are fluff?
Catcher InTheRye

Saint Paul, MN

#2 Jul 20, 2009
Nice to see KSTP losing the brunettes in favor of blonds ;)
Mike

Wadena, MN

#3 Jul 20, 2009
atleast Lunn recognizes that there's been alot of turnover at channel 5. What he doesn't realize is that he's next. It's not the anchors Mr. Hubbard. You've had some good ones. Sometimes you just have to be patient. Viewers like familiarity. That's why the stations at the top have had the same people for years and years. It's not the guys in suits and the cute blondes that make a newscast. Everybody knows Dave Dahl. Why? You've had him doing weather for years!
Beth

Eau Claire, WI

#4 Jul 20, 2009
They seem to be fine. I would start watching kstp again if I didn't have to watch leah mclean. No offense but as a newsperson she should keep her opinons to herself. You can really tell she extremely liberal and I should not know that.
I just want the news.
Andrew

Mankato, MN

#5 Jul 20, 2009
I have to admit I was skeptical about both of these new anchors at first, but really like them now. Bill and Megan should be anchoring the main newscasts together. Bill has the right attitude and delivery. Megan is a natural with a self-assured presence. Leah may be nice in person, but it seems artificial and forced on-air. She and Bill lack chemistry. The new set with all of the blue is distracting to me--I can't watch it for too long before switching back to KARE-11.
Megan is hot

United States

#8 Jul 20, 2009
I will for sure watch this Megan Newquist gal. She is a hot babe. Time to get a hot blonde woman in the news anchor sit. Get rid of that Leah M gal, I just could not stand her. She is such a fake.
TaxTaxTax

Anoka, MN

#9 Jul 20, 2009
Stanley Jubbard needs to call his health insurer and get new plastic surgery approved for cb
wrong move

Buffalo, MN

#10 Jul 24, 2009
They should have went ahead with the plan to move hot babe Jessica Miles. i would watch her everynight:)
Never Happen

Chanhassen, MN

#11 Sep 25, 2009
KSTP 1500 Radio has gone down hill 100%! Joe is all they have. KSTP 5 Fired Beth Jett after she did a story on a Illegal that attacked a St Paul home owner. Going Left = Going Broke!
sol

AOL

#12 Dec 4, 2009
Megan Newquist should be Hubbards top anchor. She is not only hot to look at, but I like her delivery. Leah is pretty, but so mechanical and robotic on the air.
grith

Garden City, MI

#13 Mar 20, 2011
That's right. Have a plesant day

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