SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 Programing

5:00AM - 6:00AM - First Light with Evan Haning: First Light signals the dawn of a new day. WestwoodOne’s First Light gets the day started right with a unique blend of breaking news, friendly chat, celebrity interviews and the latest from the worlds of entertainment and sports. You’ll hear today’s top stories and live on-the-air reaction from listeners across the country.

 

6:00AM - 6:05AM - Fox News National Headlines: FOX News Alerts for breaking news stories, continuous wall to wall crisis coverage, short and long form dedicated radio coverage, custom two-ways with FOX News Channel and Radio correspondents and reporters, online news feeds and much more.

 

6:05AM - 6:30AM - RFD Illinois: RFD Illinois is an early morning broadcast of news, markets and weather for the Agriculture industry. 

 

6:30AM - 10:00AM - SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 Morning Show

 

Local Weather: A look at the Sauk Valley’s area daily and extended forecast. 

 

Local News: The Sauk Valley’s most impactful local news stories, breaking news, and local events.

 

6:33 AM Sterling Futures with Richard D. Newendyke: Richard’s experience and market knowledge, provides customers with a personal touch, which makes for a unique relationship between himself and his customers. Richard's roots run deep in mid-western farming life as he is the fourth generation in agri-business. 

 

Local Sports: A look at the Sauk Valley’s area sports scores and updates. National, regional, and a hard look at all sports.

 

6:40 AM Todd Starnes Commentary: Todd's journalism has been honored by the Associated Press, the Radio, Television News   Director’s Association, and the National Religious Broadcasters.

 

6:42 AM RFD Market Watch Report: A business report from the Midwest all the way to Wall Street and around the world.

 

6:47 AM What’s Happening locally: An in depth look at local events, happenings, and upcoming items in the area.

 

6:50 AM Inside Agriculture: Inside Agriculture serves as an in-depth look at one of the top stories of the day.  It looks inside the stories that will affect SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 listeners today and tomorrow. Hosted by RFDRN’s Alan Jarand. 

 

6:55 AM RFD Livestock Report: With the continued growth in Illinois livestock producers remain strong. Informing SaukValleyNow.com  WSDR 1240 listeners raising livestock and poultry.

 

Local Weather: A look at the Sauk Valley’s area daily and extended forecast.

 

7:00AM - 7:05AM - Fox News National Headlines: FOX News Alerts for breaking news stories, continuous wall to wall crisis coverage, short and long form dedicated radio coverage, custom two-ways with FOX News Channel and Radio correspondents and reporters, online news feeds and much more. 

 

Local News: The Sauk Valley’s most impactful local news stories, breaking news, and local events.

 

Local Sports: A look at the Sauk Valley’s area sports scores and updates. National, regional, and a hard look at all sports.

 

7:14 AM SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240  “The Discussion” Guest Segment 1 (Part 1)

Live in studio interview with local area newsmakers, organizations, and public officials.

 

7:20AM The FOX Business Report: Providing SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 listeners with the financial and business news that matters.

 

7:21 AM SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240  “The Discussion” Guest Segment 1 (Part 2) Live in studio interview with local area newsmakers, organizations, and public officials.

 

7:25 AM RFD Morning Ag News Summary: The RFD Morning Ag News Summary serves as an early morning news brief designed to give Illinoisans a capsulated look at the latest news in agriculture that matter to Illinois.  SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 listeners don't have to stay glued to kitchen chairs or seats at the coffee shop.  They can pick up highlights of the ag news driving to their fertilizer dealer or the local FSA office.

 

7:30 AM Expanded Local News, Weather, Sports, and Obits. An indept look at all things local. Local news, Local Weather, Local Sports, Local Obits, Local Happenings.

 

7:45 AM Trending Throughout the Digital World: An inept look at all things trending in the digital world. Facebook, Twitter, the web, you name it, we discuss it.

 

7:52 AM RFD Early Morning Markets with Jim Taylor: The “RFD Early Morning Markets” report serves as a snapshot look at the previous day's market activity plus any new market information that took place overnight. With commodities trading in Chicago moving to all electronic and nearly around the clock, this offers the first audio commodities market snapshot for your listeners each weekday from RFDRN’s Jim Taylor.

 

7:55 AM AG Weather Update: SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 retains the services of Freese-Notis Weather to provide genuine meteorologists who understand the importance of farming. They provide an Illinois-specific, statewide look at weather and provide accurate forecasts. 

 

Local Weather: A look at the Sauk Valley’s area daily and extended forecast.

 

8:00AM - 8:05AM - Fox News National Headlines: FOX News Alerts for breaking news stories, continuous wall to wall crisis coverage, short and long form dedicated radio coverage, custom two-ways with FOX News Channel and Radio correspondents and reporters, online news feeds and much more. 

 

Local Weather: A look at the Sauk Valley’s area daily and extended forecast.

 

Local News: The Sauk Valley’s most impactful local news stories, breaking news, and local events.

 

Local Obituaries: The Sauk Valley’s local obits. Also heard at 11:30AM and 5:30PM

 

8:15 AM SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240  “The Discussion” Guest Segment 2 (Part 1)

Live in studio interview with local area newsmakers, organizations, and public officials.

 

8:20 AM The FOX Business Report: Providing SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 listeners with the financial and business news that matters to them.

 

8:21 AM SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240  “The Discussion” Guest Segment 2 (Part 2) Live in studio interview with local area newsmakers, organizations, and public officials.

 

8:25 AM Todd Starnes Commentary: Todd's journalism has been honored by the Associated Press, the Radio, Television News Director’s Association, and the National Religious Broadcasters.

 

Local Weather: A look at the Sauk Valley’s area daily and extended forecast.

 

Local News: The Sauk Valley’s most impactful local news stories, breaking news, and local events.

 

8:33 AM Sterling Futures with Richard D. Newendyke: Richard’s experience and market knowledge, provides customers with a personal touch, which makes for a unique relationship between himself and his customers. Richard's roots run deep in mid-western farming life as he is the fourth generation in agri-business.

 

Local Sports: A look at the Sauk Valley’s area sports scores and updates. National, regional, and a hard look at all sports.

 

8:40AM SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240  “The Discussion” Guest Segment 4

Live in studio interview with local area newsmakers, organizations, and public officials.

 

8:50 AM Market Update: Information to give SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 listeners a continuous flow of information on market trends.

 

8:51AM RFD Morning Ag News Summary: The RFD Morning Ag News Summary serves as an early morning news brief designed to give Illinoisans a capsulated look at the latest news in agriculture that matter to Illinois.  SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 listeners don't have to stay glued to kitchen chairs or seats at the coffee shop.  They can pick up highlights of the AG news driving to their fertilizer dealer or the local FSA office.

 

8:56 AM Coming up at Noon on The Pulse: A preview of the daily sports show with SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 Sports Director.

 

Local Weather: A look at the Sauk Valley’s area forecast.

 

9:00AM - 9:05AM - Fox News National Headlines: FOX News Alerts for breaking news stories, continuous wall to wall crisis coverage, short and long form dedicated radio coverage, custom two-ways with FOX News Channel and Radio correspondents and reporters, online news feeds and much more.

 

Local Weather: A look at the Sauk Valley’s area daily and extended forecast.

 

Local News: The Sauk Valley’s most impactful local news stories, breaking news, and local events.

 

9:15AM SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 TalkBack: SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 Host will open up the phones to discuss any and all community concerns, national issues, and anything pressing to SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 listeners. Call 815-625-1240. Program runs from 9:15AM to just before 9:30AM

 

Local Weather: A look at the Sauk Valley’s area daily and extended forecast.

 

Local News: The Sauk Valley’s most impactful local news stories, breaking news, and local events.

 

Local Sports:A look at the Sauk Valley’s area sports scores and updates. National, regional, and a hard look at all sports.

 

9:40AM Fox News SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 Special Edition: Donald Trump’s America, Securing America, Fox on Tech, On This Date, and other Programming

 

9:58 AM RFD Livestock Report: With the continued growth in Illinois livestock producers remain strong. Informing SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 listeners raising livestock and poultry.

 

Local Weather: A look at the Sauk Valley’s area daily and extended forecast.

 

10:00AM - 10:05AM - Fox News National Headlines

FOX News Alerts for breaking news stories, continuous wall to wall crisis coverage, short and long form dedicated radio coverage, custom two-ways with FOX News Channel and Radio correspondents and reporters, online news feeds and much more.

 

10:05AM - 11:00AM - AgriTalk

AgriTalk is a live for rural America, providing information that connects producers with consumers. Host Mike Adams was raised in a small farming community in central Illinois and grew up working on a grain and livestock farm. He served west-central Illinois on WLDS radio in Jacksonville, for 27 years. Adams is a voting member and past-president of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB). Adams has received numerous awards  

 

11:05AM - 12:00PM - RFD Today

RFD Today, an in-depth examination of issues that matter to all Illinoisans. Offering important information of special interests to those in rural areas. If it concerns SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 listeners, it concerns us and we want to talk about it.

 

12:05PM - 1:00PM - The PULSE, with Sam Woolsey and Josh Dillion

 

1:05PM - 2:00PM - Dave Ramsey

The Dave Ramsey Show is a caller-driven show addressing the relevant needs of SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 listeners, providing solid advice that changes not only individual lives but at times the trajectory of an entire family's future.

2:05PM - 2:30PM - Closing Market Report with Todd Gleason 

The Closing Market Report Offered by the University of Illinois Extension, the only in-state, 30-minute program that features daily commodity market analysis with information important to Illinois farmers and agribusiness. Hosted by Todd Gleason. 

 

2:30PM - 3:00PM - RFD Town & Country Partners

Town & Country Partners connects SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 listeners with the food they eat, the Illinois farmers who grow it, and the food-related events, destinations, and lifestyles that make our state great.

 

3:05PM - 6:00PM - Sean Hannity

Sean Hannity is a multimedia superstar, spending four hours a day every day reaching millions of Americans on radio, television and internet. Hannity is one of the most prominent and influential conservative voices in the country, and his program offers a mix of news, commentary, guest interviews and more. As host of The Sean Hannity Show, his provocative, free-wheeling, passionate commentary on politics and the American agenda has made him the second-most-listened-to talk radio host in the U.S.

 

6:05PM - 9:00PM - Buck Sexton with America Now

Each day on Buck Sexton with America Now, Sexton discusses the important news, information and events that matter most to the daily lives of Americans.  From business and politics, to entertainment and social issues, he shares his razor sharp, passionate takes on the latest local, national and global headlines, and welcomes a variety of key guests and experts.

 

9:05PM - Midnight - Jim Bohanan

Jim Bohannon talks to special guests and his loyal callers about a spectrum of topics ranging from current events and politics to entertainment and pop culture. Jim is on the air with the newsmakers who are on the scene.

 

12:05AM - 5:00AM Coast to Coast AM with George Noory

Each night on Coast to Coast AM, SaukValleyNow.com WSDR 1240 listeners are captivated with discussions on news and current events, conspiracy theories, UFOs, life after death, and all things curious and unexplained. The most-listened-to overnight talk radio program in North America.