Report: Former KFNS Host Tim McKernan To Lease Time On WGNU For Sports Talk Lineup
June 28, 2013 at 5:46 AM (PT)
Having been cut from the lineup at GRAND SLAM SPORTS Sports-Talk KFNS-A (590 THE MAN)/ST. LOUIS, morning host TIM MCKERNAN is leasing air time on crosstown RADIO PROPERTY VENTURES Talk WGNU-A to launch a new lineup of Sports talk with familiar names in the market.
The ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH's DAN CAESAR reports that MCKERNAN's insideSTL ENTERPRISES LLC will lease WGNU and launch programming on AUGUST 1st, with MCKERNAN and his KFNS co-hosts DOUG VAUGHN and JIM HAYES hosing "THE RYAN KELLEY MORNING AFTER" 7-10a (CT), FRANK CUSUMANO moving from KFNS for 10a-noon, a show with POST-DISPATCH columnist and former crosstown Sports WXOS (101 ESPN) host BRYAN BURWELL, JOE STRAUSS, and FOX affiliate KTVI (TV) (FOX 2) sports anchor CHARLIE MARLOW noon-2p, and former KFNS fixture KEVIN SLATEN moving from ENTERTAINMENT MEDIA TRUST/INSANE BROADCASTING CO. Country-Talk KQQZ-A and paired with former CARDINALS slugger and KFNS baseball analyst JACK CLARK for 3-6p.
Other shows to be determined will fill the 2-3p and 6-7p hours.
Back at KFNS, the syndicated BUBBA THE LIVE SPONGE is scheduled to take over mornings on JULY 8th as the station completes its transition to "guy talk" from Sports.