On-Air Shows

Chris Plante

Chris Plante

THERE’S ONLY ONE, CHRIS PLANTE The Chris Plante Show – live from Washington DC – offers you the inside word on the day’s top news stories with razor-sharp insight AND a unique sense of humor. Chris is a recovering member of the Washington media, having spent 17 years covering Breaking News, the Pentagon and National…MORE

Rick Halberg & Friends

Rick Halberg & Friends

  When I first started in radio, you still needed to turn a dial to find your station – and Jimmy Carter was president! After spending 20 years in radio, 13 of them with WJBC/WBNQ/WBWN, I went to the corporate world while my wife and I raised our triplets. They’re in college now, and I’ll…MORE

Marc Strauss

Marc Strauss

Marc Strauss came to WJBC after spending 32 years as an award winning sportscaster and news reporter at WEEK TV, the NBC affiliate in Peoria, Illinois. He’s an outstanding storyteller and has been recognized on multiple occasions by the Associated Press for his sports coverage and by the Illinois Broadcasters Association for his play by play…MORE

John Batchelor

John Batchelor

The John Batchelor Show brings listeners breaking news with a carefully cultivated team of sources and correspondents around the world. MORE

Coast to Coast

Coast to Coast

Coast to Coast AM is a North American late-night radio talk show that deals with a variety of topics. UFOs, strange occurrences, life after death and other unexplained phenomena. Overnight talk radio with daytime ratings.MORE

The Money Pit

The Money Pit

The Money Pit is a nationally syndicated, call-in radio show that helps listeners with their home repair and improvement questions. It is hosted by Tom Kraeutler and Leslie Segrete.MORE

Blogs

WJBC Voices: Irish chutzpah

By David Stanczak Many years ago, a friend of mine explained by way of example, the meaning of the term “chutzpah.”  He said it’s like a kid who killed his parents asking the court for clemency on the ground that he’s an orphan.  While the term is Jewish, and incredibly colorful, it’s an equal opportunity…

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…