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 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
Scott is joined every morning by Kevin Bessler. They will keep you up today with what’s happening locally and nationally and feature interviews with local newsmakers, politicians and community leaders. During football season, ISU Coach Brock Spack and IWU Coach Norm Eash join the show weekly. IWU basketball coach Ron Rose and ISU basketball Coach…MORE
A transplant who now happily declares Bloomington-Normal home, I’ve covered everything from presidential visits to library board meetings. I currently anchor the news on WJBC’s morning show with Scott Laughlin.MORE
The John Batchelor Show brings listeners breaking news with a carefully cultivated team of sources and correspondents around the world. MORE
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
As the days of summer wane, you might be looking for at least one more experience, perhaps even a “bucket list” item to do.
Saturday, July 28 saw an event in downtown Bloomington that was perhaps unimaginable 20 or 30 years ago.
Illinois’ elections are as dysfunctional as its government.
In several groups I frequent there has been discussion of the lack of civil discourse in our world today.