WMBD/Peoria's Robbins And Markley Officially Add Midday Duties At KXL/Portland
October 3, 2014 at 11:30 AM (PT)
ALPHA MEDIA News-Talk KXL-A/PORTLAND has officially tapped sister News-Talk WMBD-A-W262BY/PEORIA afternoon hosts SCOTT ROBBINS and JAMIE MARKLEY for its new 9a-noon show, filling the gap left by the recent departure of JIM VILLANUCCI. ROBBINS and MARKLEY, who have been filling in since VILLANUCCI's departure, will host 9a-noon (PT) on KXlL while continuing to host 2-6p (CT) on WMBD.
EVP/Programming SCOTT MAHALICK said, “We’re very privileged and blessed to work with legendary talk talents such as SCOTT ROBBINS and JAMIE MARKLEY that can bring the live and local professionalism and energy to the PACIFIC NORTHWEST.”
ROBBINS said, “We’re delighted to join the incredible staff at KXL. Words can’t describe how excited we are,” and MARKLEY added, “When I was 10 years old, I think I was the only kid growing up in ILLINOIS with a PORTLAND TRAILBLAZERS shirt. Joining KXL in PORTLAND is like a dream come true!”