WGN Radio’s Ryan Burrow, Dometi Pongo and Lisa Wolf visit Norge Ski Club in Fox River Grove for a lesson in ski jumping.
WGN Radio’s Dometi Pongo hosted his first auction at the South Shore Cultural Center. It was organized by the South Side Community Art Center, the oldest African American fine arts center in the country) and featured celebrities including Tim Reid and T’keyah Crystal Keymah.
Roe Conn Full Show (11/18/18): Coverage of the Mercy Hospital shooting, Roe Conn was on John Oliver, and AB Stoddard on the new White House rules with the media.
Today on the show, Roe Conn and Anna Davlantes along with news anchor Judy Pielach cover the breaking news story of the Mercy Hospital shooting. Roe and Anna talk to WGN Law Enforcement Analyst John O’Malley. You’ll also hear updates from WGN Radio News’s Dometi Pongo as he reports live on the scene. Did you know […]
We bring you continued coverage of the Mercy Hospital shooting which happened in the city of Chicago. We provide insight and news coverage from: Ryan Burrow (WGN Radio News) Dometi Pongo (WGN Radio News) Dr. John Duffy (WGN Plus Host) John O’Malley (Former Police Officer) Love the show or want to reach out to Patti […]
On tonight’s edition of WGN Nightside, Amy Guth and Dometi Pongo talk about the unfortunate shooting at Mercy Hospital as Dometi Pongo was out on the field reporting live coverage as the scene unfolded. Then, Amy and Dometi speak with Chrishon Lampley, wine enthusiast & founder of Love Cork Screw, about her work as a negociant and […]
WGN Radio Reporter Dometi Pongo’s “Bridge Over Lead Water”: “Government officials still haven’t responded…seriously” to our own lead problem
WGN Radio Reporter Dometi Pongo joins John Williams to talk about the Flint, Michigan water crisis, which started in 2015, and its connections to Chicago. And, he describes the evolution of aid to the Flint water crisis and why the residual of it persists. [audio http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3559597/3559597_2018-10-23-162537.64kmono.mp3]
The John Williams Show Full Podcast 10.23.18: Mega Millions, “Bridge Over Lead Water,” birthday disappointment
John Williams continues his conversation with you about the Mega Millions, at $1.6 billion. You chime in with your calls and texts. Then, WGN Radio Reporter Dometi Pongo tells us about how the Flint water crisis connects to problems we have in our own water here in Chicago. Then, John invites Tracy Weiner of “uh-PARENT-ly” […]
The concern surrounding our health as US citizens has reached a new high, but the focus has been primarily on older adults, so what about our kids? Steve Grzanich discussed a new study detailing the state by state youth obesity rates with Jamie Brussel (Sr. Program Officer at The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation), and what […]
Flint, Michigan saw a major crisis back in 2014 after studies found that lethal levels of lead were in water pipes through out the town. Steve Grzanich and Dometi Pongo (Reporter and Anchor at WGN Radio) discussed his new news series that covers the follow up of the lead water crisis that made many cities […]
Tuesday, November 6, is Election Day 2018, the day when Your Vote Matters. After you cast your vote, stay with WGN Radio on 720 AM and our digital platforms for full coverage of the results. Coverage starts during the day as our team including Vic Vaughan, Steve Grzanich, Steve Bertrand, Judy Pielach and Kim Gordon […]