PBRTV would like to express sympathy to 1570 WQTW’s (Latrobe) Mark Kuhns and his family on the unexpected death of his son, Mark (“Bunky”). Bunky was 20 years old when he passed suddenly on Monday, June 4. The younger Kuhns was a 2005 graduate of Greater Latrobe High School and was currently serving as a specialist in the U.S. Army National Guard, Delta Company, 1st Battalion, 110th Infantry, where he participated in Operation Jump Start in Yuma, Ariz.

The senior Kuhns is better known as “Marko Polka” whose program began many years ago on Jeannette station WBCW 1530 (now WKFB 770). He is also the well-known WTAE-TV “Superfan.”