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Stories for October 6, 2012

KPBS Legend Gloria Penner Dies

Oct. 6
By KPBS
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Legendary journalist and longtime KPBS personality Gloria Penner passed away today after a two-year battle with cancer. Penner, KPBS’ Senior Political Correspondent, held many different positions during her 43 year career at the public media organization. She was best known as a tough journalist unafraid of tackling and helping the audience make sense of the difficult issues – namely politics and elections.

Broadcasting Pioneer Gloria Penner Dies At 81

Oct. 6
By Pat Finn
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Gloria Penner, a San Diego broadcasting pioneer whose distinctive voice and reassuring presence graced the KPBS airwaves for nearly half a century, died Saturday.

Week in Review: Mayoral Revelations and Medical Marijuana

Oct. 6
By Claire Trageser
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This week brought two new ground-shakers in San Diego’s tight mayoral race, plus stories on medical marijuana dispensaries and the "Three Strikes" law.