Market veteran Chris Stigall joins Salem Media Group “NewsTalk 990” WNTP Philadelphia as morning host, effective Nov. 4. Stigall was most recently at Entercom crosstown “Talk Radio 1210” WPHT, exiting in March after nine years in morning drive.
“Stigall has been talking with Philadelphia for years, waking radio audiences each morning with razor-sharp wit, a pull-no-punches opinion, and captivating guest interviews,” a web posting announcing Stigall’s arrival reads. “He’s covered everything from political conventions to the Super Bowl parade and sugary beverage taxes. From train derailments and protests to the Mummers to law enforcement heroes, Stigall has talked with Philadelphia about it all.
Hugh Hewitt is currently in mornings at WNTP; however, the station says Hewitt will remain in the on-air lineup.