Max has been the No. 2 to Rosen for years.
It's hard not to cry watching his final moments.
The emotional fireworks will be on display during his final newscasts Thursday night.
His original plan was to retire after the Final Four in April.
He's filling the void left by John Hines' retirement.
Andy Bloom was hired in April to run "The Good Neighbor."
It's not clear what started the fire at the St. Paul encampment.
KSTP is losing a reporter, while WCCO is bringing one in.
Rosen is a long time favorite in Twin Cities television and radio.
Hines will stay on full-time through the end of the state fair.
She replaces Kylie Bearse, who left for a TV gig in Colorado.
Sam Vascellaro is one of 35 semi-finalists for the top senior award.
He was a jack of all trades, and even played Bozo the Clown for a bit.
KARE 11's Kim Insley was the first. More are following.