Rayburn Named For PM Drive At KNews/Palm Springs
May 5, 2010 at 4:36 PM (PT)
MORRIS Talk KNWZ-A-KNWQ-A-KNWH-A-K232CX (KNEWS)/PALM SPRINGS has inked former CLEAR CHANNEL Talk WXXM (92.1 THE MIC)/MADISON morning host LEE RAYBURN for afternoons, officially starting MAY 10th (although he has been filling in this week).
"LEE is a terrific Talk show host with a strong journalistic background," says PD JOHN MCMULLEN. "His experience with hosting local and network talk shows translates to another outstanding opportunity for talk radio listeners throughout the desert cities."
"After testing a variety of hosts among the tremendous pool of talent who applied for this position, we received a lot of positive feedback about LEE," said DESERT RADIO GROUP Market Manager NORMAN FEUER. "We believe that offering a variety of voices and perspective on the KNEWS schedule helps us achieve our mission of serving the diversity of the COACHELLA VALLEY and HIGH DESERT communities where the station is heard."