Former WJR Producer Hal Youngblood Dies
January 25, 2007 at 5:46 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime former WJR-A/DETROIT morning show producer HAL YOUNGBLOOD, who died WEDNESDAY of multiple myeloma in JOHNSON CITY, TN at 77, according to the DETROIT FREE PRESS.
After working in TV news in JOHNSON CITY and BUFFALO, YOUNGBLOOD joined WJR in 1965 and produced the legendary J.P. MCCARTHY's morning and midday shows. He left WJR in 1986 to join WNEW-A/NEW YORK, but returned to handle an evening show through 1989.