VIDEO: 'Jeopardy' releases Alex Trebek's Thanksgiving message, recorded before his death

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- "Jeopardy" on Thursday shared a Thanksgiving message from Alex Trebek, recorded prior to the host's death on Nov. 8 at age 80, following a battle with pancreatic cancer.

"Happy Thanksgiving, ladies and gentlemen," Trebek says in the video, posted to the show's social media accounts. "You know, in spite of what America and the rest of the world is experiencing right now, there are many reasons to be thankful. There are more and more people extending helpful hands to do a kindness to their neighbors, and that’s a good thing. Keep the faith, we're going to get through all of this, and we will be a better society because of it."