PORTLAND, Ore. -- Longtime KGW News anchor Russ Lewis made his final appearance on KGW News at Sunrise on Friday, June 17.

Lewis announced this week that he would be leaving KGW to become a news anchor at KHOU in Houston, a move that will bring him closer to his family.

Storify: KGW and Portland say goodbye to Russ Lewis

Lewis has been an anchor on the station's News at Sunrise show for 15 years. He came to KGW in 1999 after stops in Sacramento, Tucson and El Paso.

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