Marty Tirrell Shortens Non-Compete For KBBG-A Gig
July 8, 2009 at 3:27 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL/DES MOINES and its former Sports Talk host MARTY TIRRELL have reached an agreement whereby TIRRELL Will return to radio sooner than his contractual non-compete. TIRRELL was fired by CLEAR CHANNEL after HIS profanity-laced argument with another station employee accidentally was broadcast on KXNO-A.
According to the DES MOINES REGISTER, KXNO-A threatened to sue TIRRELL and CITADEL crosstown rival Sports KBGG-A after finding out that he would do a sports talk show on the station. Exact terms of the settlement are being kept confidential.