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Published June 19, 2011, 12:00 AM

Lind: They called him Tex

Nickname a good fit for North Dakota native
The tall, friendly and popular violin player for WDAY Radio got his stage name from another WDAY personality. The violinist was Lars Birklid. The other radio guy was Lem Hawkins. One day Lars walked into the station, and Lem, out of the blue, said, “Here comes the Texas Ranger.”

By: Bob Lind, INFORUM

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