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KARE Morning Anchor Leaving TV for Media Relations Job

mcniff kareMorning news anchor Tim McNiff is leaving Minneapolis-St. Paul NBC affiliate KARE.

The station said McNiff will be executive director of media relations for a Minnetonka-based communications company. His last day will be in late August.

McNiff first started at KARE in 1986 as an intern. He was hired as a sports producer in 1993 before working as a sports anchor. He started anchoring KARE11 Sunrise in 2004.

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