JET 24 recognized for 50 years

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JET 24 is being recognized for 50 years of service to the community.

State Senator Sean Wiley presented JET 24 and FOX 66 general manager Steve Freifeld with a proclamation for the accomplishment Tuesday morning.

Over the last year, JET honored 50 years with 50 weeks of stories flashing back to each year the station operated.

The celebration ended with a special 50th anniversary newscast featuring the original members of the Action News anchor team.

“50 years is a great accomplishment,” Senator Wiley said. “JET 24, FOX 66 and YourErie.Com is delivering the news to this community for over 50 years. That’s remarkable.”

“I attribute the people, past and present, for do of the achievements and accomplishments we’ve been able to do over the years,” Freifeld said.

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