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Mary Campbell Receives Prestigious Honor


Mary Campbell, known as the Boss Lady to a generation of BL Broadcasting, (Now Hubbard Radio Brainerd) listeners, was inducted into the Minnesota Broadcasters Hall of Fame last night at a ceremony at the St. Paul Hotel.  Along with past Hall inductee, the late Lou Buron, Mary headed up Omni Broadcasting which included stations in Bemidji, Brainerd, Wadena, and Alexandria, for nearly three decades. Congratulations to Mary Campbell for this prestigious honor.

The 2023 class of  inductees honored Tuesday night  included:

Jim Bartells – KNUJ AM/FM New Ulm, MN.

Mary Campbell – Omni Broadcasting in Bemidji, MN.

Boyd Humppert – KARE TV in Minneapolis/St Paul, MN

Tim Russell – WCCO-AM and Minnesota Public Radio, Minneapolis, MN

Lee Valsvik – iHeartMedia and KARE-TV, Minneapolis/St Paul, MN