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Recent Articles
  • Remembering Don Baylor: ‘I like to be a part of that excitement’

    From the WGN Radio archives, two interviews with former Chicago Cubs manager Don Baylor. Baylor died today at age 68.: Bob Collins talks with Baylor in 1999 shortly after Baylor was named new Cubs manager: Ron Santo talks with Baylor during Cubs Central pregame before the 2000 season opener in Japan:

  • Video: Radio Recess – WGN Radio goes kayaking

    Justin Kaufmann, Andrea Darlas, and other members of the WGN Radio staff go kayaking on the Chicago River, with the help of Kayak Chicago.

  • Goodbuy Girl goes back-to-school shopping

    It’s back-to-school shopping season. As Judy Pielach, the Goodbuy Girl, finds at the Lombard Goodwill Store, from books to supplies to clothes and shoes to furniture for a dorm room, if you’ve got a student, Goodwill is the place to go.

  • Photos: Roe Conn at the Chicago Blackhawks Convention

    The Roe Conn Show with Anna Davlantes helped kick off the 10th Annual Chicago Blackhawks Convention with a live broadcast, including Steve Cochran and Dave Eanet from the Opening Ceremonies. Watch for more photos and coverage throughout the weekend.

  • Remembering Mike Mathis

    WGN Radio learned this afternoon of the passing of Mike Mathis, long-time traffic reporter and newly inducted member of the WGN Radio Walk of Fame.  He was 68. An airborne traffic reporter for most of his 25 years on the air at WGN Radio, Mike often flew in both morning and afternoon drive.  He delivered award-winning news coverage in 1990 while covering the shooting of two deputies in Lake County.  His descriptions from the air provided location details that led […]

  • From the archives – Nick Digilio talks with director George Romero: ‘What I’ve tried to do, at least with the zombie films, is make them comments about society’

    In 2004, Nick Digilio talked with director George Romero, known for the “Night of the Living Dead” franchise. Romero has died at age 77, according to his family. To download this or any of Nick’s podcast visit our I-Tunes page.  Like us on Facebook (/nickdshow) and follow us on Twitter (@nickdshow.)

  • Photos: The Roe Conn Show with Anna Davlantes at the Lisle Eyes to the Skies Festival

    The weather didn’t cooperate and allow for us to take any balloon rides during our broadcast. But that didn’t prevent the Roe Conn Show with Anna Davlantes from having a full afternoon of fun from the Lisle Eyes to the Skies Festival, part of the Hometown Voices Tour presented by Allstate.

  • Remembering Adam West: ‘There are wonderful memories’

    In 2014, WGN Radio’s Dave Plier talked with TV’s “Batman,” Adam West, to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the character and the release of the series on DVD and BluRay. West died June 10, 2017 at 88.

  • Comey statement released – Read it here

    The Senate Select Committee on Intelligence has released James Comey’s statement prior to his testimony scheduled for Thursday. Click here to read the statement.

  • Photos: 2017 Walk of Fame Ceremony

    Photos from the 2017 WGN Radio Walk of Fame Induction Ceremony. Gallery 1: Gallery 2: Bonus: Watch our Walk of Fame Countdown video, originally seen live on Facebook, featuring comments from new inductees Nick Digilio, Linc Hampton, Mike Mathis, Anne Maxfield, Judy Pielach and Jack Rosenberg.