ABC-12 Releases Bill Harris, Joel Feick, Others
WJRT’s new owner, SJL Broadcasting has parted ways with longtime anchors Bill Harris and Joel Feick. M-Live reports that Harris has been with the ABC affiliate since 1977; Feick since 1983.
ABC-12 was formerly owned by the Walt Disney company, until the deal to sell the station to SJL was recently finalized. General Manager Tom Bryson announced his retirement recently, and longtime News Director Jim Bleicher has also left the station.