Who is the new anchor on NBC Washington?

Jummy Olabanji co-anchors News4 Today, the #1 morning news in Washington, D.C. A native of Fairfax County, Olabanji has spent most of her life in Virginia, graduating from Westfield High School in Chantilly and Virginia Tech. She earned a Master’s degree in Communication and Leadership Studies from Gonzaga University.

Did Wendy Rieger retire?

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser honored Rieger on her retirement by proclaiming Dec. 17, 2021 as Wendy Rieger Day in the District. Today, I am proud to honor Wendy Rieger on her retirement after an impressive 33-years at NBC Washington by proclaiming Friday, December 17, 2021 in Washington, DC as “Wendy Rieger Day.”

Is Doreen Gentzler retiring?

Doreen Gentzler (born September 24, 1957) is an American television news anchor….

Doreen Gentzler
Years active 1979–present
Spouse(s) Bill Miller
Children 2
Parents Ferris Gentzler (father) Rita O’Flinn (mother)

Is Doreen Gentzler still on Channel 4?

Doreen Gentzler anchors News4 at 6 and News4 at 11. She also serves as the station’s medical reporter, filing cutting-edge health reports for all of the station’s newscasts. For 28 years, Gentzler anchored with Jim Vance, making them one of the longest-tenured anchor teams in the country.

Did Lauryn Ricketts have her baby?

On February 24, 2020, the unthinkable happened. Ricketts had a stillborn baby at 21 weeks.

What happened to Aaron Gilcrest?

Aaron Gilchrist will become an anchor for NBC News Now, based in New York.

Is Jim Vance alive?

July 22, 2017Jim Vance / Date of death

Why is Wendy Rieger wearing sunglasses on the news?

Upon her return, Rieger wore special rose-tinted glasses to dampen the glare of studio lights that could trigger a migraine. Some viewers thought it was inappropriate for an anchor to be wearing “sunglasses.” Others thought it was a kick — just Rieger being Rieger.

Did Channel 4 weather girl have her baby?

Congratulations, Lauryn! Our News4 meteorologist welcomed a baby boy on Thursday morning. Lauryn and her husband are still working on a name, but everyone is happy and healthy.