NJ Spotlight News

Legendary NJ reporter, Joe Albright, dies at 93

Clip: 05/05/2022 | 1m 5s | Video has closed captioning.

Longtime Jersey Journal reporter Joe Albright has died at 93 years old. Albright was believed to be the longest-serving State House correspondent in the country. He penned his first article for the paper on Oct. 12, 1964. In a nearly 60-year span, Albright covered 12 governors and hundreds of legislators. He was known as “Saint Joe” or “Uncle Joe” by the State House press corps.

Aired: 05/05/22

Rating: NR

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