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Tom Keith, 64, dies; 'Prairie Home' effects wizard, longtime MPR radio host as Jim Ed Poole

Published 11/01/2011, St. Paul Pioneer Press / MCT

Tom Keith, a longtime sound effects man for “A Prairie Home Companion” who also once was co-host of Minnesota Public Radio's Morning Show as alter-ego Jim Ed Poole, has died suddenly after collapsing at his home. He was 64.

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