L.A. Newsman Larry Attebery Dies
May 11, 2006 at 8:13 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of veteran LOS ANGELES newsman LARRY ATTEBERY, who died FRIDAY of complications from pancreatic cancer in HENDERSON, NV at 73.
ATTEBERY started after serving in the NAVY by hosting a talk show at WBBM-A/CHICAGO, later moving into TV in CHICAGO before joining KNX-A/LOS ANGELES as morning anchor in 1968. He was most well-known for years of reporting for KTTV (TV) and KCOP-TV/LOS ANGELES before retiring in 2001; he was most recently active with philanthropic group THE MINUTEMAN FOUNDATION (not the border-patrolling group) in the HENDERSON-LAS VEGAS area..