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Huell Howser, longtime host of TV show ‘California’s Gold,’ dies

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Huell Howser, right, interviews A&W Root Beer owner Peter Knight in Lodi on Nov. 2, 2008. Howser, host of TV’s “California’s Gold,” died on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, at the age of 67.

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Huell Howser, the homespun host of public television’s popular “California’s Gold” travelogues, has died at age 67.

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Huell Howser, right, interviews A&W Root Beer owner Peter Knight in Lodi on Nov. 2, 2008. Howser, host of TV’s “California’s Gold,” died on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, at the age of 67.