Bob Murray Takes Leave From WTAX To Battle Brain Cancer
December 17, 2013 at 11:04 AM (PT)
SAGA Talk WTAX-A-W298AP/SPRINGFIELD, IL "MORNING NEWSWATCH" host BOB MURRAY has told listeners that he is taking an extended medical leave of absence to battle "an aggressive form of brain cancer."
MURRAY said in an open letter to listeners that he "will be taking this leave from work as an opportunity to focus my time on getting better and being with family and loved ones. While this is far from an ideal situation, we are remaining positive and focusing on staying strong.... I hope to be back in the capital soon, focusing on what I love, delivering the news, sports, entertainment and important local happenings to you."