11Alive Channel 11 broadcasts its Morning Show live from the Duluth Town Green.
TV cameras, lights, on-air personalities, and Duluth boosters flooded the Duluth Town Green before dawn Friday (June 15) for a live broadcast of the 11Alive Morning Show. Practically the entire cast of New Dawn Theater’s “The Sleeping Beauty” arrived in full costumes and posed next to the 11Alive W.I.Z-O-Meter as a backdrop for Meteorologist Chesley McNeil’s weather reports. Key members of the Duluth Fall Festival Committee donned matching T-shirts to promote the 30th annual festival the last weekend in October. The anniversary will be celebrated with a party on the green June 30. Duluth Councilwoman Marsha Bomar, who owns Chocolate Perks across from the Town Green, had the forethought to bring coffee and muffins. Other city officials …
11Alive Morning Show to broadcast live from the Duluth Town Green early next Friday, June 15.
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Friday, June 8, 2012
Set your alarm clocks early for next Friday, June 15, so that you can show up on the Duluth Town Green where 11Alive’s Morning Show (WXIA-TV Channel 11) will be broadcasting live from 4:30 to 7 a.m. Bring signs and banners and show your love and support for Duluth! The entire community is invited to come out, according to Alisa Williams, director of public information and marketing for Duluth. Reporters will be moving through the green talking to people during the show, she said, and merchants are welcome to display their products. Duluth Patch will be there, too, reporting on the TV coverage of the city. See you bright and early next Friday! In case of inclement weather, the show will move indoors or onto the Duluth Festival Center stage.