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PORTLAND, Ore. -- Longtime KGW anchor Joe Donlon said goodbye to Portland on Friday.

Joe is leaving for Chicago, where he will be an anchor at WGN. Joe's last newscast at KGW was Friday's 6 p.m. show. Watch his farewell in the video above.

Joe D, as he's been fondly called in the newsroom, has been bringing the news to Portlanders, Oregonians and Washingtonians for 20 years.

"I can't believe all the Portland history we have navigated together," Joe said.

PHOTOS: KGW's Joe Donlon through the years

Last month, Joe talked with Portland Business Journal about his time on air at KGW and what he loved about Portland.

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Colleagues have shared farewells on social media. See them below:

Tracy Barry

Laural Porter

Rachael Rafanelli

Katherine Cook

Maggie Vespa

Mike Benner

Christine Pitawanich