Photos: Gary Eichten's 45 years at MPR

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1 Gary Eichten at the Collegeville studios, late 1960's 
2 MPR employees, left to right, Garrison Keillor, Michael Barone, Art Hoehn, Dan Rieder, Gary Eichten and an unidentified man at the Collegeville studios, July 1970. 
3 Gary Eichten at the MPR studios, 1981 
4 CEO Bill Kling, Dave Felland, senior producer Greg Barron and Gary Eichten in the MPR studios in the 1970s. 
5 Left to right, Gary Eichten, Dick Daly and Bob Potter during the 1978 election 
6 Left to right, Jeff Walker, Gary Eichten and Kate Moos during the 1988 DFL state convention 
7 Gary Eichten at the 1988 DFL state convention 
8 Bob Potter and Gary Eichten at the MPR studios, late 1970's 
9 Gary Eichten talks with Governor Jesse Ventura 
10 Gary Eichten, second from left, moderates a debate between Sen. Norm Coleman, left, and Former Vice President Walter Mondale with KARE 11's Paul Magers, 2002 
11 Gary Eichten at the Minnesota State Fair, 2003 
12 Gary Eichten interviews Sen. Amy Klobuchar at the Minnesota State Fair, 2007 
13 Gary Eichten shakes hands at the Minnesota State Fair, 2009 
14 Gary Eichten, host of Minnesota Public Radio's Midday program, works in the studio in St. Paul, Minn. Monday, Aug. 22, 2011.