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Jim Scott Retires; Mike McConnell To WLW Mornings

Jim Scott is ending his 30+ year run in mornings at iHeartMedia News/Talk 700 WLW Cincinnati. Scott has hosted the WLW morning show since 1984 and has worked almost exclusively in Cincinnati since 1968 outside of a brief stint at WNBC New York in the early 1970s. Scott’s final day will be Friday, April 3. Mike McConnell will take the reigns of the WLW morning show on Monday, April 6. McConnell previously hosted mid-mornings at WLW from 1986 through 2010 before an ill-fated run at WGN Chicago. Jim Scott announced that he will retire from his on-air duties after 30 years with the station. Scott’s last day on-air will be Friday, April 3, 2015 but he will continue working closely with the station. A Tri-State favorite, Mike McConnell will become 700 WLW’s new morning show hos...[Read More]