Award-Winning WCCO Newsman Dick Chapman Dies
March 2, 2015 at 3:56 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime WCCO-A/MINNEAPOLIS news anchor DICK CHAPMAN, who died after an extended illness, the station reported. His age at his passing was unreported.
CHAPMAN joined WCCO in 1957 and spent 37 years at the station before retiring, with his coverage of the 1965 tornado in FRIDLEY earning him the SOCIETY OF PROFESSIONAL JOURNALISTS AWARD, the DUPONT AWARD and the PEABODY AWARD.