CORNER BROOK Geoff Stirling, the founding owner of NTV, OZ-FM and The Newfoundland Herald, has died.
Mr. Stirlingâ€™s death was announced Sunday afternoon via Twitter posts from the various media outlets he founded.
According to NTVâ€™s website, Mr. Stirling died overnight Saturday.
The provincial broadcasting pioneer was 92.
Mr. Stirling was known as an eccentric and was also involved with politics. He was good friends with Joey Smallwood, Newfoundland and Labradorâ€™s first premier.