MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Legendary Minnesota sports journalist Sid Hartman has died. He was 100 years old.
Hartman’s son, Chad Hartman of WCCO Radio, announced his father’s death Sunday afternoon, saying that his father’s “extraordinary and resilient life has come to a peaceful conclusion surrounded by his family.”
According to The Star Tribune, Hartman wrote more than 21,000 bylined stories over his career. His last column appeared in Sunday’s Sports section. It was Hartman’s 119th column of 2020.