Chuck Norman

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2007

    Lisa Krempasky Comes Clean (Sort Of)

    Attorney Lisa Krempasky didn't return repeated phone calls when I was researching "Mystery Woman," a 2006 story about her involvement in one of this town's largest real estate scandals in recent memory. Nor did the attorney respond to inquiries about the estate of the late Chuck Norman, the legenda ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2007

    WGNU Sale Finalized; Station to Go Gospel

    Radio station WGNU (920 AM) will abandon its talk-show format and replace it with "urban" gospel. As we first reported in June, the iconic local station was in sales talks with St. Louis-based Radio Property Ventures, owner of Christian talk station KXEN (1010 AM). The $1.25 million sale of the stat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2007

    WGNU: Going, Going, Gone

    photo: Jennifer SilverbergWith little fanfare, iconic radio station WGNU (920 AM) sold last week to St. Louis-based Radio Property Ventures, owner of Christian talk station KXEN (1010 AM). The $1.3 million transaction is expected to receive FCC approval early this fall. The sale brings to an end y ... More >>

  • News

    September 20, 2006

    Mystery Woman

    Where is Lisa Krempasky and why are so many people suing her?

  • News

    August 10, 2005

    Dead Reckoning

    Police and prosecutors say they know who brutally murdered Cassandra Kovack. But no one has answered the question: Why?

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    May 11, 2005


    Week of May 11, 2005

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    April 27, 2005

    The Old Chuckaroo

    St. Louis radio's provocateur was a mystery in life -- and in death

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    October 13, 2004


    Week of October 13, 2004

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 29, 2004

    Best Radio Station

    WGNU (920 AM)

  • Calendar

    December 3, 2003

    NEW! Gravity Propulsion System

    Installed at Rocket Bar

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    November 26, 2003

    Happy Kwanzaa, Earl!

    A former St. Louis school board member laughs off a racist diatribe

  • Calendar

    June 25, 2003

    Home Movies

    The competition's tough in this week's St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase

  • News

    January 1, 2003

    Stupid Racist Tricks

    St. Louis' homegrown white-rights leader rises with Lott's fall

  • News

    August 1, 2001

    Peeling the Onion

    Onion Horton says he's everything a white man wants a black man to be

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    June 20, 2001


    Week of June 20, 2001

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    June 13, 2001

    Yin and Yang

    Cop plays talk-show host on the same station as the inimitable Lizz Brown

  • News

    March 3, 1999

    Radio Active

    WGNU-AM hosts Virginia McCarthy and Ray Ytzaina field phone calls fast and furious from their devoted listeners

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    December 23, 1998

    Radio Free St. Louis

    A visit to Chuck Norman's Christmas Party for the Handicapped turns up some of the folks who give free speech a workout on the host's radio station, WGNU-AM