The Tim McKernan Show – Ep. 29: Larry Conners

A long-time TV news stalwart in St. Louis, Larry Conners is now a radio teammate of Tim’s at KFNS. Larry joined us in The Home Loan Expert studios to discuss his 50 years in broadcasting plus he told some very entertaining stories:

  • His fruitful working relationship with Julius Hunter at KMOV
  • The bizarre nature of his move from KTVI to KMOV in 1986
  • Being told by a Program Director at age 19 to quit broadcasting
  • Covering the funeral of Lyndon Johnson plus meeting Reagan
  • Controversial interview w/ President Obama in 2011 on KMOV
  • The unfortunate end to decades long employment at Channel 4
  • The infamous taser story plus the worst poker hand he ever lost

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