WGN's Sirott Exits TV Job
June 15, 2009 at 5:08 AM (PT)
TRIBUNE Talk WGN-A/CHICAGO midday host BOB SIROTT has exited his "night job" as news anchor for crosstown NBC O&O WMAQ-TV. SIROTT has been anchoring the station's 10p CT newscast on an interim basis and was expected to be given the job permanently, but could not come to contract terms with the station.
SIROTT presently hosts WGN's "THE NOON SHOW" on weekdays and "THE SUNDAY NIGHT RADIO SPECIAL" with wifr MARIANNE MURCIANO on weekends.