Kara McConville was born and raised in Ottawa, Illinois. When Kara was 22, she decided she was getting out. Kara was going to see the world. Every beautiful, jarring, ugly, serene and blissful corner that she could. A Broad Abroad will make the world a smaller, less scary place. We’ll talk travel tips and strategies for the budding and novice nomad. From national parks to third world markets.
A Broad Abroad Tuesdays and Sundays at 2:00 pm
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The Analogue Future
Do you remember when stories were told about a time many years from now that included a phone that still had a cord? When, in the future, polyester draped the bodies of hardened warriors of time and space? If you do, then you will love it here. Bringing you the best of synth-pop Thursdays at 7 pm and Saturdays at 5 pm.
Change Your Mind
Dr. Craig brings us words of encouragement to empower and to be the best that we can be.
Join him Saturdays at 9 am and Sundays at noon.
Nicole OShea is a passionate activist in La Salle County. Compassionate living will keep you well informed of all the important issues facing our world, and our community. Nicole has been a vegetarian since the age of ten, and now a vegan. Join her on Compassionate Living Tuesdays at 3pm and Sundays at 3pm
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Teaching and spreading the warrior mindset as a tool in achieving success, maintaining a healthy lifestyle, and picking ourselves up when things get tough. Tune in to hear Ed on Fridays at 2 pm.
Bill Houlihan "Houli" is all about making the best of any situation. He inspires others with his optimistic and down to earth approach. Houlli's Happy Hour makes Weekdays at 8 am a must listen motivating start to your day.
Keeping It Real With Rachel
Tune in for the best of pop and remixes!
"The Many Moods of Ben Vaughn" is an hour-long eclectic mix of music featuring rock, blues, jazz, folk, soul, rhythm and blues, country, bossa nova, movie soundtracks, easy listening and more, all peppered with Ben's musicological slant. The Many Moods of producer, composer and recording artist Ben Vaughn airs every Saturday at 10AM.
Cross the ocean of musical experience with UK born Robin Taylor. London Calling takes a step back in time. You will hear what growing up with the London music scene at your doorstep in the1960's, 70's, 80's and 90's was really like. Weekdays at 5pm
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Tips, recipes, info and music with Mary Johnson! Mondays and Saturdays at 2 pm.
Music and conversation: two things that Pete "Skeeter" Moxley, a native of the town next door (Streator), enjoys the most. Skeeter brings his gift of gab to listeners every Saturday night with segments such as "Something We Can Agree On" and "Your Weekly Dose of F My Life", along with music from various genres and decades. Saturdays at 7pm and Sunday at 10 pm
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Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour with your host Jammin' James Riley. A great blend of rockabilly, blues, surf, roots, early rock, early country, modern vintage sounding artists, etc. Also, there are exclusive interviews with both legacy and new artists. Tune in Mondays at 7PM
Tony Bianchi is a lifelong radio lover and has been an Ottawa native since 1994. He believes that music feeds the soul, and he has a lot of cooking to do! Find out about the newest musicians, the local sports scene, and interviews and information from real people like you! Rockin' with the silent majority.
Weeknights at 9pm
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Todd Gordon started radio broadcasting in the UK when he was invited to produce a weekly show entitled The Singers and The Songbook. Some 300 shows later, this has developed into Todd’s Turntable which features a different theme each week. It demonstrates Todd’s love for the very best in vocal jazz and swing as well as occasional forays into other genres from his extensive and eclectic collection of albums. Over the last couple of years, Todd has written and presented radio shows for the BBC and is delighted to join the roster of hosts at WRWO and hopes that listeners will enjoy the music he is more than delighted to share. Sundays at 9 am
Visit Todd's Turntable.com to learn more
Tom Weir lives in Streator, Illinois. He works as a Credit Card Processing Sales Representative. He also referees youth basketball games. When Tom was in college he worked at a radio station doing sports, news, and weather. Tom's love of music has kept him attending concerts and music events all of his life. His show "Oldies with Tom Weir" will transport you back to the 50's and 60's with memories and trivia.