KWMU/St. Louis Weatherman To Retire
April 23, 2007 at 5:47 AM (PT)
Longtime UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI-ST. LOUIS noncommercial KWMU/ST. LOUIS meteorologist BEN ABELL will retire on APRIL 27 after 35 years on the air, reports NBC affiliate KSDK-TV/ST. LOUIS.
ABELL, a meteorology professor for the school, has been providing weather reports on a volunteer basis for the station since 1972 and has also been doing so for the MIND'S EYE reading-for-the-blind service.