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Matt Delaney

Articles by Matt Delaney

WTOP News reporter Neal Augenstein was told by doctors that he has "no evidence" of his stage 4 lung cancer following surgery last month. While there is no cure for the advanced cancer, Mr. Augenstein said that if he lives "another 40 happy, healthy years, I'll take that.” (Photo courtesy of Neal Augenstein)

Veteran D.C. radio reporter Neal Augenstein overcomes bout with lung cancer

A surprise, late-stage lung cancer diagnosis last fall threatened to take one of the District region's most recognizable voices off the air. But after successful robot-assisted surgery, WTOP News reporter Neal Augenstein says doctors tell him there's no longer any sign of the deadly disease in his lungs. Published May 18, 2023