David Young- Chief Meteorologist

  • Hometown: Wagram, NC
  • Previous experience: Meteorologist at WNCT and WITN in Greenville, NC; WTVD in Raleigh-Durham, NC; Chief meteorologist at KLBK in Lubbock, TX
  • Awards: Seven Associated Press awards for weathercasting; two Best Weathercast awards from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters
  • Most interesting assignment: On-air meteorologist for the landfall of Hurricane Floyd along the North Carolina coast
  • Has a knack for: Building things
  • Can’t stop talking about: Weather and history, but not the history of weather
  • Other places you may see him: Any area park or restaurant
  • Favorite place in mid-Michigan: His backyard and Birchfield Park
  • What he loves most about mid-Michigan: It has the most dynamic four seasons anyone could ask for with some of the best people to experience it with.
  • Three lesser-known facts about him: He stood beside Michael Jordan while he was in college at UNC; He hates stepping on cracks in the sidewalk; if he didn’t work in TV, he wanted to either be an NBA player or a train engineer.

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