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Newstalk 1450-104.3 WKEI


Newstalk 1450AM & 104.3 FM WKEI has close to a 60 Year history in the Ti-County Area. Providing the area will local and breaking news, stimulating local talk and great agricultural programing. A sample of the programming is listed below.

Counties: Henry IL, Bureau IL, Stark IL, Knox IL



5:00am-6:00amAmerica In The Morning

Start the day with America In The Morning, the award-winning radio news magazine, because news doesn’t stop when you’re sleeping. Host Jim Bohannon and his staff of correspondents provide a fast-paced look at the world.

6:00am-6:30am RFD Illinois

RFD Illinois is a 30-minute early morning broadcasts of News, Markets and Weather in an easy-to-listen style. Makes you want to stick around for a second cup.

6:30am-10:00am is the WKEI Morning show. The show features local News, Obituaries, Weather and Sports from around the area. Local News reports from our local news staff featuring Annawan, Atkinson, Geneseo, Galva, and Stark County. Also featured at 8:45 is Tuned In, A program focused on local dignitaries. Open Line at 9:00AM where local residents call in to discuss the news or events of the day. People to People is also on from 9:30-10.

6:30Am to 10Am Bob Mckee 

Each weekday wake up with the Tri-Counties most trusted news source Bob McKee. With local news, weather, sports, interviews with members of the community and the humor you know and love it's Bob McKee weekday mornings on The Talk of the Tri-Counties. 

10:00am-11:00am RFD Today

RFD is for everyone, not just farmers or people who live in the country. It’s general interest in nature, looking at issues, topics and people making news. If it concerns you, it concerns the staff of the RFD Radio Network.

11:00am-12:00pm Trading Post 

Your opportunity to sell items, or if you’re looking to buy, trade or give away items. (866) 346-4474

12:00pm-12:30pm Noon Farm Show

Includes the RFD Mid-Summary, an update of the latest news in agriculture and features the top news items of the day from Washington and Illinois.

12:30pm-1:00pm The WKEI Local News Break

Featuring News, Obituary, Weather, Sports and the Market Update.

1:00pm-2:00pm AgriTalk

AgriTalk is a program for rural America, providing information that connects producers with consumers. The program is hosted by Mike Adams. Mike was raised in a small farming community in central Illinois and grew up working on a grain and livestock farm.

2:00pm-2:36pm Closing Market Report

From the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana, the Closing Market Report provides market analysis, agriculture news, cash grain analysis, and agriculture weather

2:40pm-3:00pm Market Wrap-Up

From the RFD Radio Network, this 20 minutes of programming contains the RFD Livestock Report, the RFD News Summary, Weather Update, Agrivisor Market Wrap, and Foodie News.

3:00pm-6:00pm The Michael Medved Show

Each weekday film critic and culture warrior Michael Medved informs and entertains with opinions and interviews with Hollywood stars and the political elite with a conservative perspective. 

6:00pm-9:00pm The Mark Levin Show 

Former Judge turned pundit Mark Levin is the hottest voice in talk radio today, a firebrand conservative with the legal moxie to back it up, Mark Levin entertains and informs each weekday from 6 to 9. 

9:00pm-12:00am Jim Bohannon Show

Jim talks to guests and listeners about a spectrum of topics ranging from current events and politics to entertainment and pop culture. Jim also talks to the newsmakers who are on the scene.

12:00am-5:00am Red Eye Radio

Red Eye Radio is the premier overnight radio show hosted by Gary McNamara and Eric Harley. Red Eye Radio has broadened its mission to include virtually everyone living and working non-traditional hours.

Weekends CBS Sports Radio Network

CBS Sports Radio offers around-the-clock sports coverage and programming, using the power and resources of the award-winning CBS Sports. Shows feature expert sports analysis, interviews with major sports figures along with listener calls and fan interaction.

Local Sports Play-By-Play

Kewanee Boilermakers, Wethersfield Flying Geese, Annawan-Wethersfield Titans, St. Louis Cardinals, Illinois Fighting Illini Football & Basketball, NFL & Super Bowl, NCAA Basketball Tournament



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