A formal announcement has not yet been made but Dreyer, who has been with WHDH since 2007, confirmed in a recent tweet that she is leaving at the end of her contract for “a new opportunity.”
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Following a day of video tributes to her, the moment finally came Friday night: Simmons would anchor her last newscast at WNBC, ending a 32-year run at NBC’s flagship station. And she did it with the same humor and unpredictability that have endeared her to so many viewers.
At times during the 11 p.m. newscast, Chuck Scarborough, Simmons’s longtime co-anchor, whose dapper outfit for the occasion was punctuated with a bright pink pocket square, looked like a nervous parent teaching his kid to drive–he was ready to grab the wheel when it appeared that Simmons may veer the newscast in a regrettable direction. Read more
WNBC chief meteorologist Janice Huff bid farewell to the “Today” show on Sunday, after 16 years of forecasting the weather on the show’s weekend broadcasts (video above).
She will continue to deliver the weather on WNBC’s 5, 6, and 11 p.m. weekday newscasts (she’ll just be a little more well-rested).