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Since 1949, WSDR 1240AM has been serving the three county area with the area's leading agriculture, news, and local information.



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Dixon Police Report

Breanna L. Mekemson, age 19, of Dixon, Illinois, was arrested in the 100 block of South Hennepin Avenue on July 19th, 2018, at 2:45 p.m., for an Ogle County Warrant for failure to appear, Possessio...

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More Road Work Slated for Emerson Road

The Whiteside County Highway Department announces that Emerson Road from IIlinois Route 2 to US Route 30 is scheduled to be paved on Friday, July 27th and Saturday, July 28th, weather pending. Prio...

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Blackhawk Area Task Force Arrest Lyndon Man

On July 18th, at approximately 4:00PM, the Illinois State Police Blackhawk Area Task Force culminated a methamphetamine distribution investigation with the arrest of Joseph H. Greul age 38, of Lynd...

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

July 19, 2018 The National Weather Service has announced a Hazardous Weather Outlook for the following Illinois Counties: Whiteside Carroll, Stephenson, Lee, and Jo Daviess.  This is for t...

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Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below.


Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system, should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322888-835-5322(TTY), or


Public File Liaison:


James Jones - General Manager

(815) 625-3400 |

3101 Freeport Rd

Sterling, IL 61081

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