The Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports, Matheson will start at KMSP March 23 as a special entertainment news contributor. The Star-Tribune also speculates Matheson’s return will lead to a bigger role for him at the station.
Word around WCCO is that it’s about to start a 9 a.m. TV show — to take the place of Queen Latifah’s canceled show — to compete with Fox 9’s “Buzz.” Hot talk around WCCO-TV is that Jason DeRusha will anchor the 9 a.m. morning show, adding it to his morning show lineup there.
Why do I seriously doubt that that’s THE Jason that WCCO-TV wanted to do the new 9 a.m. morning show? All of this underscores my gut feeling that Matheson’s Fox 9 redux will be big.
I'm so excited to announce that I'm returning to my family at FOX 9. Surprised, right? I know right now you're… http://t.co/Xp2D7Rq5Ea
— Jason Matheson (@jasonmatheson) February 18, 2015