Tom McNamara, the longtime KVOA Channel 4 news anchor, will  host Arizona Public Media's newly revamped news show "Arizona Illustrated."

McNamara will be in front of the camera beginning with the show's rollout at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 7 on Channel 6. 

McNamara could not be reached for comment. McNamara will continue anchoring KVOA's 5, 6 and 10 p.m. newscasts. He has been a broadcaster for 36 years, the last 17 in Tucson.