| Feb 14, 2011
| 10:18 AM
The co-host of WGN Radio's "Legally Speaking" program passed away early Monday morning. His wife and co-host, Karen Conti, says he apparently suffered a heart attack.
Condolences may be sent to:
Adamski and Conti, LLC
100 North LaSalle Street, Suite 1720...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 7:36 AM
WGN Radio and the Chicago Cubs today announced former Cub and veteran broadcaster Keith Moreland has been named color analyst for the Chicago Cubs radio broadcasts. Moreland will join play-by-play broadcaster Pat Hughes in the Cubs radio booth starting...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 9:14 AM
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| Mar 11, 2011
| 4:31 PM
WGN Radio has taken top honors in the Metro Radio division of the Illinois Associated Press Broadcasters Association 2010 Journalism Excellence contest.
The WGN Radio news staff won first place for Outstanding News Operation. It also took the award for...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 11:28 AM
We recently sent a team into a deep, dark corner of the WGN Radio archives and they discovered a treasure trove of videotapes. Long-lost videotapes, some not seen for decades. Old TV commercials. Video clips of hosts and shows from days gone by. Random...
| Sep 7, 2011
WGN Radio remembers a tragic, pivotal day in American history with a one-hour special, "That Day: Ten Years After", set to air Sunday, September 11 at 11 a.m. and 11 p.m.
Join host John Williams for reflections on September 11, 2001, with the WGN Radio...
| Sep 22, 2011
WGN Radio 720, the official radio home of the Chicago Blackhawks, has announced that in addition to carrying three Blackhawks preseason games live on WGN-AM 720 on Sept. 22, Sept. 30 and Oct. 2, the station will also stream the Sept. 25 and Sept. 28...
| Nov 29, 2011
The Chicago Blackhawks' Daniel Carcillo can now add "radio broadcaster" to his list of accomplishments. WGN Radio today announced that the hockey forward and music enthusiast will host a new show entitled "The Bomb Shelter," a one-hour program focusing on...
| Dec 2, 2011
WGN Radio announced today that Jonathon Brandmeier has been named the new morning man at WGN Radio. Starting Friday, December 9, Brandmeier will be heard weekdays 5:30 - 9:00 a.m.
"Jonathon Brandmeier is a Chicago superstar and we're thrilled to have him...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 4:28 PM
It's been a crazy day in radioland.
WGN Radio announced a major shakeup today. Morning host Greg Jarrett has been let go, and in his place, a guy who needs no introduction.
OK....maybe just a little introduction.
Jonathon Brandmeier was a guest on...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 6:00 AM
WGN Radio today announced that overnight co-hosts Steve King and Johnnie Putman are ending their 26-year run as Chicago's top-rated overnight program. Their final show on WGN Radio will be Friday, December 9, featuring a retrospective of the duo's...