Jack Church, who recently left his post as chief meteorologist at KERO after criticizing the station’s decision to air a report on local strip clubs during its 5 p.m. newscast, has recently opened up about his departure to the Christian Post.

Church, a devout Christian who teaches classes on faith at his church, told the Post that he asked KERO not run the segment during its 5 p.m. newscast because he felt it was “totally inappropriate material” for the early evening time slot.

When KERO moved forward with the story, planning to air it at the start of sweeps, Church said that he wouldn’t be a part of the newscast. Read more