Report: WLW's Burbank To Retire
March 7, 2007 at 11:34 AM (PT)
The CINCINNATI ENQUIRER's JOHN KIESEWETTER is reporting that CLEAR CHANNEL Talk WLW-A/CINCINNATI mainstay GARY BURBANK will retire when his contract expires on DECEMBER 31. BURBANK told KIESEWETTER, "I plan on retiring this year, for sure."
BURBANK, the creator of the popular "EARL PITTS, UHMERIKUN" character, joined WLW in 1981 for mornings and moved to his present afternoon slot a few years later. He turns 66 in JULY.