Former CBS News Producer/Reporter Liz Dribben Dies
January 21, 2011 at 4:03 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime former CBS NEWS producer/reporter LIZ DRIBBEN, who died THURSDAY after a brief illness in NEW YORK, according to WKBW-TV/BUFFALO.
Starting her career at the UNIVERSITY OF BUFFALO's WBFO/BUFFALO, DRIBBEN was a news anchor and host at WKBW-TV in the '60s before exiting in 1969 to work freelance for ABC and AP. She spent 21 years at CBS, developing its satellite interview unit, and also did commentary at NPR affiliate WNYC-F/NEW YORK, hosted at WEVD/NEW YORK, and taught journalism at COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY.