Montgomery talk radio legend Don Markwell dies

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - A long-time Montgomery radio talk show host has died. Don Markwell lost his battle with a lingering illness.

Markwell came to Alabama in the 1960s and started a talk show on WCOV radio. He later served as General Manager at WLWI-FM.

He was also host of "Don Markwell's Viewpoint" for three decades.

Funeral arrangements are not yet known.

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