Coming Up

Coming up on Tuesday’s show, the strangest jobs you never knew existed! Plus, Kickin’ Celebrity Dirt and Radio Soup!

Local

in Local

Madigan Files Pension Appeal

state_capitol_3

Attorney General Lisa Madigan has filed official notice with the Supreme Court that the state will appeal a ruling that Illinois' landmark pension overhaul is unconstitutional.

in Local

Chicago Couple Sues Aviation Company Over Crash

local_news_generic

A Chicago couple is suing the owner of a small cargo plane that crashed into their home.

in Local

$4.5 Million Headed To Illinois Food Banks; Springfield Included

foodbank

The state is giving nearly $4.5 million to eight food banks across Illinois for modernization.

in Local

Flyers: Know Your Rights!

airport

Financial hurt for airlines who keep you on the tarmac

Sports

in Sports

Source: Redskins to start Colt McCoy over RG3

rg3

The Washington Redskins plan to start Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin III on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts.

in Sports, Weird

50 years later, skating team claims Olympics bronze

skating

Fifty years after Vivian and Ronald Joseph skated at the Innsbruck Olympics, the American pair officially got their medals.

in Sports

Messi strikes again

messi

Barcelona's Lionel Messi has set a new Champions League record by scoring his 72nd goal.

in Sports

Ex-NFL player charged with domestic assault

nfl

Former Washington Redskins defensive back Fred Smoot has been charged with domestic assault.

in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

goldenstate

A look at the sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, Nov. 26.

Lifestyle

in Lifestyle

SPECIAL SECTION: Hot holiday deals, turkey tips, and more

santa

Black Friday ads, travel tips, and more for a fun-filled holiday weekend.

in Black Friday, Lifestyle, National

Thanksgiving travel woes? There’s an app for that

traveling

More than 46 million Americans will travel over the long weekend — the most Thanksgiving road warriors since 2007.

in Black Friday, Lifestyle

WATCH: How to perfectly carve a Thanksgiving turkey

18-overlay

This one-minute video from the experts at Butterball will turn you into a turkey-carving pro.

in Black Friday, Entertainment, Lifestyle

11 awkward Thanksgiving jokes

WP-ThanksgivingJokes-UncomfortableGpa

Worried about spending quality time with family this weekend? Cut the dinner table tension with a delightfully awful Thanksgiving zinger.

in Black Friday, Lifestyle

Does this town have the ugliest Christmas tree in America?

tree

It's like "A Charlie Brown Christmas" for some folks in Pennsylvania and they're not impressed.

Trending

in Black Friday, Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: John Oliver takes on Turkey pardoning

13-overlay5

The silly tradition is lampooned by the "Last Week Tonight" host.

News

in Black Friday, Entertainment

‘TIS THE SEASON: Holiday specials airing this week

Frosty the Snowman

Here's a look at Christmas classics and new holiday favorites airing this weekend.

in Black Friday, Entertainment, National

Obama pardons ‘Cheese,’ America’s top turkey

turkeypardon

The President pardoned the official Thanksgiving turkey in a tradition that is truly American.

in Entertainment

Harrison Ford signs on to ‘Blade Runner’ sequel

harrisonford

The actor will reprise his 1982 role as bounty hunter Rick Deckard.

in Black Friday, Entertainment

Sting, ‘Sesame Street’ set for Macy’s parade

thanksgiving

KISS, Miss USA Nia Sanchez, Nick Jonas, and Idina Menzel are also set to take part in the 88th annual parade.

in Viral Videos, Weird

WATCH: Passengers in Russia’s Arctic give airliner a push

17-overlay1

In other countries, you may be asked to push a car stuck in the mud. In Russia, it's a jet.

in Entertainment

LISTEN: Adam Sandler’s ‘Thanksgiving’ song

21-overlay

The comedian's infamous ode to turkey day!

in Black Friday, Entertainment

Santa’s little helpers break world record in Bangkok

elf

Thousands of schoolchildren helped break the world record for the largest gathering of Christmas elves.

Weather

condition Condition: Patchy light snow
Temperature: 30°
High: 38° - Low: 23°

What's Happening

Soldier Salute

Soldier Salute Green Dodge

Submit a photo of your Soldier and you could win a 2014 American Silver Eagle Coin from Green Dodge and The Gold Center!

Cares for Kids Radiothon

CMN

Wow….. we raised $108,456.60! Thank you to all of our donors!

Boondocks

Boon

Win tickets to Concerts at Boondocks!

New City Road

New City Road

Check out 101.9 The WOLF’s house band, New City Road!

Smash @ 5

Smash at 5

Make a song request for your chance to win a Smashburger gift certificate!

Commercial Free 9am-Noon

commercial-free-cu Memorial

101.9 The Wolf plays 3 hours of commercial free country music, every weekday presented by Memorial Physician Services