CBC/Newfoundland And Labrador Host John Furlong Dies
April 17, 2014 at 4:00 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime CBC/NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR host and journalist JOHN FURLONG, who died of cancer at 63, the network reported.
FURLONG, who hosted RADIO NOON until MARCH 3rd, worked for the ST. JOHN'S DAILY NEWS before joining the CBC in the 1970s, producing radio shows before moving into TV in 1990. He returned to radio in 2005 as host of the FISHERIES BROADCAST, moving to RADIO NOON in 2013. He was only recently diagnosed with cancer.