'PBS/NPR Newsbrief' Selects Anchors

'PBS/NPR Newsbrief' Selects Anchors
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NPR and PBS selected two journalists to anchor "PBS/NPR Newsbrief," hourly 30-second television news reports produced by NPR for PBS stations. Beverly Kirk, formerly of NBC News Channel, will anchor weekdays. ABC and public television correspondent Sheilah Kast will anchor weekends.
The reports are scheduled to begin airing on pilot stations starting in December, with a national debut on PBS stations in January 2004.