Laborer of the Year Nominations 2019

Know a laborer deserving of recognition? Nominate them for the Laborer of the Year from WJBC and MidWest Laborers! The winner will ride in the front of the Bloomington Labor Day Parade! Submissions will be taken until August 18th, 2019, and the winner will be picked by a panel of representatives of the sponsoring organizations on August 20th, 2019. To nominate a person just fill out the form below!

Laborer of the Year Nomination

  • How is this person involved in the community? Where have they volunteered their time?


WJBC Voices: New name, new mascot

Several years ago, after the Politically Correct Athletic Association extorted the University of Illinois not to use any Native American symbols for its teams, I declared the name Fighting Illini meaningless…

WJBC Voices: Plus ca change…

No Neck and his Democratic buddies patted themselves on the back and told us how happy we should all be now that we have a “balanced” budget for the first time in years.