Lizz Brown

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2013

    Francis Slay: Hitler Video Meme (That Implies Mayor is Gay) Promoted By Lewis Reed Backers

    This is a new one. Supporters of Lewis Reed, president of the Board of Aldermen running against long-time Mayor Francis Slay, are passing around a bizarre video this week that presents the mayor and his team as Hitler and the Nazis. It's a take on a popular Hitler video meme that has been floating ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2013

    St. Louis Labor Controversy: Is City Forcing New Employees To Sign Anti-Union Agreement?

    Is this the "most draconian anti-employee policy in the history of the City of St. Louis?" So says Lewis Reed's mayoral campaign which is spreading the word about an internal memo that they -- and other union leaders and Reed supporters -- are arguing reveals an incredibly anti-union policy that t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2009

    Who Will Be the Post-Dispatch's Next Minority Columnist? Handicapping the Possible Picks

    The St. Louis Post-Dispatch and columnist Sylvester Brown have parted ways. We've already reported on all the messy details per Sly Brown and his editors. But what we're really interested in today is the horse race to replace Brown as the paper's next minority columnist. After all, Brown was hired t ... More >>

  • News

    December 26, 2007

    Unreal News Challenge 2007

    Week of December 27, 2007

  • 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

    June 6, 2007

    A Tizzy Over Lizzie

    School board members duke it out over a no-bid contract awarded to St. Louis radio talk show host Lizz Brown.

  • 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?

  • News

    December 29, 2004

    News to Muse

    The Year in Review: A Quiz

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 29, 2004

    Best Alibi

    Stranded in Ghana

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 29, 2004

    Best Radio Station

    WGNU (920 AM)

  • Calendar

    March 31, 2004

    The Books That Sit by the Door

    Chuck D and Kool Moe Dee drop by the St. Louis Black Book Fair

  • News

    February 4, 2004


    Week of February 4, 2004

  • News

    November 26, 2003

    Knockin' 'Em Dead

    Here's how the Board of Education could raise money for St. Louis schools: Charge admission to its meetings

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 24, 2003

    Best AM Radio Personality

    Chuck Norman
    WGNU (920 AM)

  • News

    August 13, 2003

    Swirl, Smack and Spit

    We're curious about Bill Roberti's intentions, Brent Feeney's exodus and Joe Edwards' alibi; plus, Missouri will taste damn good in a waffle cone

  • News

    July 23, 2003

    Blowing Up the Apple

    Week of July 23, 2003

  • News

    July 9, 2003

    Demolition Man

    To save St. Louis public schools, Bill Roberti and his band of hired guns plan to blow things up. Who'll pick up the pieces when they're gone?

  • News

    December 11, 2002

    Perpetual Voice

    Chuck Norman says WGNU will still be wacky after he's gone

  • News

    July 31, 2002

    North Side Pitch

    Jennifer Joyce crosses the racial divide to walk the streets and talk about crime

  • News

    June 27, 2001


    Week of June 27, 2001

  • News

    June 20, 2001


    Week of June 20, 2001

  • News

    June 13, 2001

    Yin and Yang

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

  • News

    August 16, 2000

    The Redundant-Component Campaign

    Vote for Gore, vote for Bush -- what's the difference?

  • News

    July 14, 1999

    Short Cuts

    Radio Free St. Louis Goes to Jail; Ald Bauer, Get Your Ass Out of Town; The Crotchety Senator from Crystal City

  • News

    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