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Channel 10 anchor Dale Schornack signs off after 20 years with the station

Former ABC 10 news anchor Cristina Mendonsa, right, will host a morning radio show on KFBK starting Monday, the station announced.
Former ABC 10 news anchor Cristina Mendonsa, right, will host a morning radio show on KFBK starting Monday, the station announced. Sacramento Bee file

Dale Schornack’s 20-year run with Channel 10 is over.

The longtime anchor had his final broadcast for Sacramento’s ABC affiliate Thursday evening when he led the 6 p.m. news.

“Best friends forever,” Schornack said before hugging co-anchor Cristina Mendonsa, who’s also leaving the network.

Channel 10 reporter Frances Wang shared Schornack’s goodbye to his colleagues on Twitter.

“It’s not goodbye, I’m just going to be working down the street,” said Schornack, who said he’ll be working for the department of health. He joked about calling in assignments in his new role.

Mendonsa will have her last broadcast with Channel 10 on Friday, as confirmed in a response on Twitter.

News that the longtime Channel 10 journalists would no longer work for the station was first reported early last month, setting off a huge reaction on social media.

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