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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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How Do You Like Your Pork Chops? 145 Please.

 As the grilling season officially kicks off this weekend, Illinois pig farmers want to know, are pork chops on the menu? According to a recent study, pork enthusiasts can now improve taste, juic...

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"My Inspirational Teacher"

Anderson hosts “My Inspirational Teacher” Essay Contest winners in Springfield Students and teachers recognized at the Capitol      State Sen. Neil Anderson host...

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Wall of Remembrance

  Sen. Stewart participates in opening of annual  Wall of Remembrance display May 23 in Capitol     The fifth annual Memorial Day Wall of Remembrance is now on display...

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Illinois House honors Trooper Brooke Jones-Story

The Illinois House of Representatives Thursday adopted House Joint Resolution 58 which designates U.S. Route 20 westbound, just west of Illinois Route 75 in Stephenson County, as the "T...

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The Amos Fund

Deb Proctor is the founder of The Amos Fund.  This is a program to help pet owners who are struggling to pay for medical treatment for seriously ill pets.  Deb is a local relator who found h...

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(815) 625-3400 |

3101 Freeport Rd

Sterling, IL 61081

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