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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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Today we celebrate the Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King Junior.  He would have been 90 years old on January 15th.    Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Baptist minister and a...

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Become a Hospice Volunteer

Become a Hospice Volunteer. There’s no time like the present to add life to each day of a hospice patient. Volunteers provide companionship and support to the terminally ill and their loved ones...

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Drowning in Galena Territory

On January 18, 2019 at about 1:32 p.m. the Jo Daviees Dispatch Center received multiple 911 calls reporting that a 10-year-old boy had drowned 2000 Territory Drive in rural Galena.  Deputies resp...

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Sen. Anderson: Gun dealer licensing bill

Sen. Anderson: Gun dealer licensing bill detrimental to law-abiding dealers New regulations will not prevent crimes   Springfield, Ill… State Senator Neil Anderson releases t...

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Public Inspection File: Here


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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