Month: June 2012

  • Pat O’Day recovering from surgery

    The legendary radio personality Pat O’Day, 77, had surgery Friday morning on a large benign tumor pressing on his brain. His wife says he came through the surgery well, and his doctor was very happy. (More from Eric Lacitis at the Seattle Times)

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  • Legendary radio icon Pat O’Day facing brain surgery

    “Never underestimate Pat O’Day,” is the message from the Northwest radio legend’s family as he heads into brain surgery on Thursday. O’Day’s family feared the worst on Monday when he lost memory and use of his fingers. He took a ferry from his San Juan island home to the emergency room in Anacortes. (More from…

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  • Is There A Doctor In The House?

    Just before leaving for a European vacation, I was informed by University of the Fraser Valley that I had been selected to receive an honorary degree. The day wasn’t about me, it was about the more than 1,000 graduating students. I aimed my speech directly at them and I hope they liked it. My brother…

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