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KARE 11's Diana Pierce named in Jeopardy question which aired on Friday afternoon in Minneapolis.

MINNEAPOLIS -- A special honor for KARE 11 occurred on Friday when one our own was featured on the game show "Jeopardy."

The show highlighted KARE in the form of a clue -- "Diana Pierce anchors the news on KARE in this city, a lot better than Ted Baxter did at fictional WJM."

Contestants first guessed Cincinnati and Chicago before getting it right with, "What is Minneapolis?"

Ted Baxter was a fictional news anchor on the sitcom "The Mary Tyler Moore Show."

Diana Pierce Tweeted on Friday night, "30 years at KARE and I become a Jeopardy question? Too funny!"

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