Rob Blomquist

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

More arrests, charges after Buffalo Ranch in Robeson County searched for second time in 2018

One person killed in morning accident on Highway 17

Deputies release names of two arrested following chase Thursday

Coroner: Estranged couple dies after shooting near McLeod Hospital

Myrtle Beach city manager gets 5 percent pay raise

Developers present plans to city for two new brand name hotels

Walmart’s new ‘Pickup Tower’ coming to Myrtle Beach

FBI investigating theft in Horry County IT Department

Fire at Myrtle Beach recycling center under investigation

86th Annual Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting: How to watch and who’s performing

Town of Surfside Beach looks to county to run elections

Authorities: SC teenager stabbed in ‘fight over boy’

Midlands woman sues MBPD for false arrest

Georgetown man receives 7 year sentence for federal gun crime

Some Marion County roads flooding

How to fry a Thanksgiving turkey safely

Local philanthropist awarded state’s highest honor

Pair rack up $10K on stolen credit cards, police say

Bomb suspect previously worked as a stripper in Myrtle Beach

Suspect in shooting deaths of Florence County officers to appear in court this week