Former WCCO/Twin Cities Newsman Jim Hill Dies
November 6, 2006 at 5:41 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former WCCO-A/MINNEAPOLIS personality JIM HILL, who died THURSDAY in ST. CLOUD, MN at 87 after suffering a stroke last month.
HILL (real name JAMES HILGENDORF) was Associate Farm Services Dir. for several years in the '50s and '60s, appearing with MAYNARD SPEECE in mornings and later taking over the station's noon newscast. He retired in the mid-1960s to start a PR firm and retired from that in the mid-1970s.