Former TV Host In Saint John Has Died at 98

Posted on Thursday, February 1, 2018 10:41 AM

A former TV host in Saint John, who conducted more than 20,000 interviews has died at the age of 98.

Laura Foster started at CHSJ TV in 1961 and was host of two programs "Magazine" and "You and the Law".

Along with having a 15 year career in TV she was the first woman director of the Atlantic Provinces Economic Council and founded the Women's Atlantic Council.

Foster also had several essays and poems published in the local paper, Maclean's Magazine and Atlantic Advocate, and she also had a degree in interior design.