"A year ago my future was more uncertain than I cared to acknowledge but now I face the New Year with very encouraging news," he wrote in a letter NBC News.
"The cancer is in remission and I will shortly go on a drug maintenance regimen to keep it there."
Brokaw revealed in February that he was diagnosed with multiple myeloma. This meant cancer cells were overtaking healthy, disease-fighting cells in his bone marrow.
Brokaw was the primary anchor of the "NBC Nightly News," a job he held from1982 to 2004. He now works as a...