Milwaukee Meteorologist Recovering From Stroke

By Kevin Eck 

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Lance Hill, meteorologist for WDJT, has been on medical leave from the Milwaukee CBS affiliate since November.

Milwaukee media writer Duane Dudek says sources tell him Hill is recovering from a stroke.

Hill’s absence has been noticed and commented on by viewers and members of the local broadcast community.

In a statement Hill confirmed that he had “a medical issue.”

“The station is working with me and they’ve been great … basically telling me whatever time you need you take it.”

Hill’s been at WDJT since 2011. Before that he worked at ABC affiliate WISN and freelanced at NBC affiliate WTMJ.

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