Rob Blomquist

Rob Blomquist

Assignment Manager

Robert Blomquist joined WMBF News in January 2009. As assignment manager, he coordinates daily news content and assists reporters in news gathering.

Before moving to the beach, Robert spent five years at WKRG in Mobile, Alabama, and a year at WNBC in New York.

Robert attended the State University of New York at Stony Brook where he was a member of the cross country and track teams, but completed his communication degree at the State University of New York at Geneseo.

When Robert isn't at the station, he enjoys teaching his Border Collie, Stella, new tricks and spending time with his wife Amanda and daughters Kelley and Emma.


Recent Articles by Rob

Gov. McMaster: ‘No reason to change’ S.C. absentee voting system

  Billions in unemployment and pandemic-related assistance to be taxed

  Tourism numbers in S.C. drop during traditionally busy July 4th week

Warrants: Suspect pointed gun at Forestbrook MS student’s chest, pulled trigger

‘Everybody is going to miss him endlessly’: Family of SCDOT worker killed in crash remembers him

Authorities: SC teenager stabbed in ‘fight over boy’

Midlands woman sues MBPD for false arrest

Deputy wounded in Florence shootout comes home