Joe O’Connor, who spent decades in TV news, has led WFAE for nearly two years and challenged its staff to be more urgent covering community issues.
Joe O’Connor, who spent decades in TV news, has led WFAE for nearly two years and challenged its staff to be more urgent covering community issues. Diedra Laird dlaird@charlotteobserver.com
Joe O’Connor, who spent decades in TV news, has led WFAE for nearly two years and challenged its staff to be more urgent covering community issues. Diedra Laird dlaird@charlotteobserver.com
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