Alaska remembers historic broadcaster Augie Hiebert

Friends, Family members and admirers said goodbye to Augie Hiebert today at his funeral in Anchorage. Hiebert was a broadcast pioneer who built Alaska’s first television station. He died last week at age 90. Senator Ted Stevens knew Hiebert well. He says they first met in Fairbanks in 1953.

Lori Townsend, APRN – Anchorage