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Fonger to leave WPEC after 22 years…

(from PalmBeachPost.com) – Television newsman Curt Fonger is leaving WPEC-Channel 12 in West Palm Beach after 22 years.

Fonger’s last broadcast at News 12 will be Wednesday, Robert Emmers, a spokesman for station owner Freedom Communications, said today.

Emmers said he could not comment on the reason for Fonger’s departure, except to say his contract was not renewed.

Fonger could not be reached comment this evening, and calls to the Fairfield Drive station this evening were referred to Emmers.

A native of Michigan, Fonger, 60, came to News 12 in 1989 after TV broadcasting stints in Fort Pierce, Mobile, Ala., and Grand Rapids, Mich….Cont….

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