RFD Illinois – RFD Illinois is a half-hour early morning broadcast of news, markets, and weather that airs Monday through Friday at 5:36 a.m. and Saturday at 6:36 a.m. with Alan Jarand. http://www.ilfb.org
Alan J. Jarand has been director of radio for the Illinois Farm Bureau since April 1979. As director of radio, Alan is responsible for the management and administration of the RFD Radio Network. He also is responsible for maintaining affiliate relations with over 70 radio stations throughout Illinois. He is one of the primary radio voices for the network and does public speaking on behalf of the Illinois Farm Bureau and the RFD Radio Network. Alan is a native of Moultrie County and a graduate of Eastern Illinois University. He is a member of National Association of Farm Broadcasters, Radio-TV News Directors Association, and Illinois News Broadcasters Association. He and his wife, Marjorie, live in Normal.
Rita Frazer started her Farm Broadcasting Career at WSMI in Litchfield, Illinois where she has remained Farm Director since January of 1990. Rita has been recognized by several commodity groups and organizations for Broadcast Excellence and her contribution to Agriculture; including the Illinois Corn Growers, Illinois Agriculture Education Leadership Council, Illinois Soybean Association, Illinois Pork Producers, the Illinois FFA and Farm Credit Services of Illinois.
Jim Taylor has served as News Director at WRMJ in Aledo since 1990. His reporting on rural and agricultural issues has garnered him twelve Silver Dome Awards from the Illinois Broadcasters Association. He and his wife, Nichole, reside in Aledo with their four children.
A Fairfield Illinois native, Bruce is an avid traveler and sports fan. He also plays tuba with the Roasted Chestnuts Brass Quintet. Married to Dodie, with no children, Bruce helps take care of three dogs and two cats. Bruce is the infamous host of “The Bruce Dickey Show” which airs weekdays beginning at 9am. He is full of laughs and great conversation.
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Monday through Friday 8am to 9am
Tom joined the afternoon staff in 1985. He handles paperwork for all of the stations as well as being your host for the “SWAP SHOP” weekdays at 1020am. He and his wife, Sheri, live east of Fairfield with their twin daughters, Brogan and Darian.
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Doug is passionate about radio. Ever since he was a freshman at Heidelberg College in Ohio, he has made it his life’s work to create quality programming that entertains, engages and enriches radio listeners. In the process, Doug has created one of the largest and most successful independent radio organizations in the country. http://www.dougstephan.com/
Listen Monday through Friday 9:30am to 12 noon
Dave Ramsey – The Dave Ramsey Show is about life, love and relationships and how they happen to revolve around money. This show is about life. It’s not shock talk, but sometimes life is shocking.
Monday-Friday 4-7 p.m./Saturday 5-6 a.m. and 8 – 11 p.m./Sunday 5-6 a.m. and 6 – 9 p.m. WFIW AM 1390
Rush Limbaugh – Rush has the highest rated national radio talk show in America! The program is carried by a network of over 600 stations and is listened to by more than 20 million people weekly.
Monday-Friday 1 – 4 p.m.
Dana Loesch – Dana hosts her nationally syndicated daily radio show, The Dana Show: The Conservative Alternative from Dallas, Texas. Dana appears regularly on Fox News, ABC, CNN, among others, and has guest co-hosted “The View.” She describes herself as a “conservatarian.” Dana was ranked as one of the top 16 most powerful mothers online by Neilsen. Dana co-founded the tea party movement in St. Louis and speaks regularly on the subject of new media, gun control, anti-feminism, and grassroots.
A native Missourian, she and her family now live in Texas.
You can listen to The Dana Show on AM 1390 Monday-Friday from 7-10 p.m.
Danny Lipford- Saturday, 9-10 a.m.
Danny Lipford, a veteran remodeling contractor, is an expert on homes and home improvement. As Host and Executive Producer of the nationally syndicated television show, Today’s Homeowner with Danny Lipford®, Danny helps viewers keep up with the latest home trends and understand the steps and products involved with both small and large home projects. As a contractor for 30 years, Danny speaks from experience. His friendly, reassuring manner and expert advice take some of the mystery—and fear—out of the home improvement process. www.dannylipford.com
Coast To Coast AM with George Noory – A media phenomenon, Coast to Coast AM deals with UFO’s, strange occurrences, life after death, and other unexplained phenomena.
Monday-Friday 12 – 5 a.m./Saturday-Sunday 12 – 5 a.m. WFIW AM 1390
Focus on the Family- John Fuller is vice president of Focus on the Family’s Audio and New Media division, leading the team that creates and produces more than a dozen different audio programs. Since 2001, John has been the co-host of the daily “Focus on the Family” radio program, joining Jim Daly and Dr. Juli Slattery in the studio for the broadcast, which reaches millions of global listeners each week. “Weekend Magazine” airs Saturday morning at 8:06 on WFIW AM 1390.
Bobby Likis Car Clinic – This show focuses on all aspects of automotive repair and maintenance. Bobby uses analogies to explain in simple terms the complexities of today’s automobile, helping his listeners better understand their automotive problems.
Saturday 10 a.m.-11 a.m.
When Radio Was with Greg Bell – These are original radio shows from the 40’s and 50’s featuring some of America’s finest actors and writers! Programs include The Lone Ranger, The Adventures of Superman, Lum ‘n Abner, and many more!
Saturday 1 p.m.-8 p.m.
Live On Sunday Night, It’s Bill Cunningham – The acclaimed “Voice of the Common Man” features many national politicians, cultural leaders, authors, spin doctors and other miscreants. Bill Cunningham remembers yesterday, embraces today and yearns for a better tomorrow.
Sunday 9 p.m.-12 midnite