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Larry Burrough dies at 66; former L.A. Herald Examiner city editor
Larry Burrough dies at 66; former L.A. Herald Examiner city editor

Newspaper veteran Larry Burrough, who was the city editor at the Los Angeles Herald Examiner and then a deputy editor at the Orange County Register where he oversaw a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative series, died Monday in Yakima, Wash. He was 66. Burrough had surgery in December to remove a cancerous brain tumor and never fully recovered, said his sister, Nancy Yuckert. "He was a huge personality, born for the news business," said Ed Stover, who worked with Burrough at three newspapers in the Pacific Northwest. "He was charged up all the time, hard-working and hard-living, an old-style newspaper guy." Burrough was senior editor on a 1995 Register series on UC...

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