MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — 830 WCCO-AM is announcing that Al Malmberg is returning to the WCCO line-up, weekdays from 11 p.m. to 2 a.m. Malmberg’s first day will be December 16.
Malmberg, a Richfield, Minn. native, previously worked at WCCO in various roles from 1996 to 2008, and is best-known for his overnight show, which he hosted for over ten years. In 2008, Al was voted “Best AM Radio Personality” by City Pages readers.READ MORE: Derek Chauvin Trial, April 13: Will The Former Minneapolis Police Officer Testify?
“We are thrilled for Al’s return to late nights on WCCO. He is one of our most popular hosts with a huge and loyal following,” said WCCO program director Bob Shomper.READ MORE: Pope Francis Asks For, Accepts MN Bishop Michael Hoeppner’s Resignation Following Sex Abuse Investigation
“I am so glad to be back on WCCO,” said Malmberg. “I’ve really missed talking to all of my friends across the upper Midwest on the big “50,000-watt blowtorch.”MORE NEWS: 40 Arrested In The Twin Cities After 2nd Night Of Daunte Wright Protests
WCCO-AM is owned and operated by CBS RADIO, one of the largest major-market radio operators in the United States. A division of CBS Corporation, CBS RADIO operates 127 radio stations, the majority of which are in the nation’s top 50 markets. CBS RADIO also owns and operates KMNB and KZJK in Minneapolis, Minnesota.