Bob Murray

Bob Murray

Bob Murray joined NewsRadio 1240 WTAX in May of 2003. Bob is the host of Morning Newswtach from 5:30am-9AM.

Bob has nearly 40 years of broadcasting experience ranging from an on-air personality on the radio to a television weatherman in Springfield and Decatur. He was a finalist for a Small Market Personality of the Year Marconi Award in September of 2009.

Bob is very involved with the community always being an emcee for an event or taking part in promoting some cause.

bmurray@wtax.com


Recent Headlines

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City Considers Removing Traffic Lights in Dozen-Plus Areas

5-4-15 Traffic Light Meeting

A dozen city intersections could have stop signs instead of traffic lights.

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Bond Sale No Longer Necessary for District 186

5-4-15 Springfield School Board

There has been an 11th hour rally of sorts for the finances of the Springfield Public School District.

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Dead Body Found Behind Gables Shopping Center

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The body of a dead man has been found in a popular Springfield shopping center.

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If you suffer from anxiety or diabetes, medical marijuana won't be for you.

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New Head of Illinois State Fair, DuQuoin State Fair

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There's a new head of both the Illinois State Fair and the DuQuoin State Fair.