Kansas’ Most Honored Journalist Speaks at Lifelong Learning

November 01, 2013

Categories: General News

Larry Hatteberg, KAKE evening news anchor, will present “Hatteberg’s People” at Lifelong Learning, at 9:45 a.m Friday Nov. 8. in the Wohlgemuth Music Education Center.

He will share stories from his years on the road in search of memorable people and reflect on his 50 years at KAKEland.

In high school, Hatteberg became interested in photography, where he was photo editor for the newspaper and yearbook, in Winfield, Kans. During his junior and senior years he turned professional by selling photos to the local newspaper.

Through his years at KAKE he’s held various positions including chief photographer, executive news director and prime-time co-anchor.

His series “Hatteberg’s People” is the longest-running television feature in Kansas.

He has received more than 100 local, state and national awards for news photography and reporting.

The public is welcome to attend all Lifelong Learning Programs and may register at the door. Fees are $4 per session or $15 per semester ($29 per couple). Attenders may enjoy lunch in the college cafeteria after the sessions at the discount price of $4.

For more information, contact Connie Isaac, director, 620-947-5964 or