Our Hosts

At Townsquare Media Tri-Cities, we do our best to support our local community in the most impactful ways possible. All of the content creators you see below live, work and play in the same places as you and your families -- and we know that what happens right here matters to you most. We hope you find that our original local content (found on our website and free mobile app) informs and entertains you as much as we enjoy creating it. Get to know each of us a little more by checking out our "behind the byline" facts below:

Robb Francis

Not sure if he still qualifies as a 'transplant' after 23 years in the Tri-Cities. He has called this area home for the majority of his adult life after uprooting from the Philadelphia area in 2000 and there isn't anyplace Robb w…

Aj Brewster

Aj Brewster has worked in local media broadcast for over 28 years over different parts of Washington State. The last 20, he has spent in the Tri-Cities area building a family while working for multiple different local stations. A …

Merrick Parnell

Merrick Parnell is a news reporter at NewsRadio 610 KONA. He is originally from Orcas Island and before moving to the Tri-Cities he lived in Montana. Merrick enjoys sports, movies, reading, history and exploring.

Tony Katz

Tony Katz is the award-winning host of the top rated Tony Katz and the Morning News on 93.1FM WIBC in Indianapolis, IN, and has been described as a “prominent” radio voice in America by the Boston Globe. Tony is a regular prese…