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12:17 pm
Mon August 26, 2013

Award Winning Program "The Story" To End Eight-Year Run Due To Departure Of Host Dick Gordon

Dick Gordon, host of the The Story
Credit Indaia Whitcombe

"The Story,” a nationally syndicated public radio news interview program hosted by the award-winning journalist Dick Gordon, will broadcast its final program on North Carolina Public Radio-WUNC on October 11, 2013.

Gordon plans to return to his native Canada, where he started his journalism career with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, to be closer to his family.

Connie Walker, WUNC’s president and general manager, said Gordon recently made the difficult decision to step away from the program, which is produced at WUNC and offers an hour of stories, five days a week, in a long-form conversation format.

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