By CBSLA Staff

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Legendary longtime Los Angeles journalist Pete Noyes has passed away at the age of 90.

Undated photo of journalist Pete Noyes. (Credit: Press Photographers Association of Greater Los Angeles)

Noyes’ news career spanned more than six decades and he worked in nearly every newsroom in L.A.

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He worked at CBS2 from 1961 to 1972.

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He influenced the careers of countless local broadcast journalists and won innumerable awards, including a Peabody.

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The cause of death was not disclosed. Noyes was hospitalized in January for about a week for a non-coronavirus related issue.