Former Talk Host's Murder Trial Moved To November
February 12, 2007 at 5:30 AM (PT)
Former Talk KLIK-A/JEFFERSON CITY, MO "PARTY LINE" midday host JAMES KEOWN's murder trial has been tentatively set for NOVEMBER 13. KEOWN, who is being held without bail, has been charged with murdering his wife, JULIE, in SEPTEMBER 2004 by spiking her GATORADE with anti-freeze. The trial was originally set for this month.
KEOWN, also known in his radio career as J.P. O'NEILL, previously worked at KMBZ-A and KCMO-A in KANSAS CITY, WMVP-A (ESPN 1000)/CHICAGO, and WRKO-A/BOSTON in various production, web, marketing, programming, and on-air capacities before joining KLIK.