Buffalo Anchor Delays Exit

It seems that Tegna owned WGRZ (Buffalo) is going to keep their Beard until summer. 

FTVLive FIRST told you that WGRZ morning Anchor John Beard was leaving the station. Beard was supposed to leave in weeks, but now is staying through the May book. 

Beard said his change of heart came after a conversation with Toellner and Channel 2’s new news director, Kate Glover.

“I listened, they listened, we went back and forth and we came to what I think is a win-win agreement to stay through the May book,” said Beard. “It ended up being an attractive option for both of us.”

Beard declined to get into specifics.

“They made it attractive and, as I’ve said all along, I love the job and loved working for these folks, they’ve been great to me,” said Beard

H/T Buffalo News