A Salute to Warner Saunders

Check out some of the pictures from a celebration honoring retiring NBC 5 anchor Warner Saunders.

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Booking photo from Charles City County Virginia
The NBC 5 team was out in full force Saturday to honor one of our own -- Warner Saunders.
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"A Salute to Warner Saunders" was held at the Fairmont Hotel and sponsored by The Museum of Broadcast Communications and Nielsen. Pictured with Warner is his co-anchor Allison Rosati, MBC President Bruce DuMont and Cheryl Pearson McNeil of Nielsen. and Warner Saunders
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Larry Wert, President, Central & Western Region of NBC Local Media with Warner.
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NBC 5 station manager Frank Whittaker, Brant Miller and Sandy Isaacson with Warner Saunders.
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Allison Rosati and Warner.
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NBC5's Mike Adamle and Warner Saunders.
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Warner speaks with Clarice and Mark Durham, the son and wife of the late Radio Hall of Famer Richard Durham
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Former Illinois Senate President Emil Jones shares a laugh with Warner.
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Bob Sirott, Allison and Brant pose with Warner.
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Warner with his wife, Sadako Saunders and son, Warner Saunders, Jr.
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Merri Dee and Warner.
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Warner shares some remarks on stage.
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President Barack Obama taped some remarks that were played at the event. Click here to watch the video.
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Warner Saunders and wife Sadako with Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. and daughter Sanita.
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Warner Saunders with former co-anchor Joan Esposito.
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Warner Saunders poses with ABC7's Cheryl Burton.
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Veteran Chicago anchor Diann Burns with Warner Saunders.
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Larry Wert shares some remarks from the stage. Click here to watch the video.
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Warner poses with DJ Herb Kent.
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Warner poses with Deborah Brown, NBC 5's Director of Community Relations.
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