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The Power of SmartTalk

1590 WCGO is a 10,000 watt radio station with studios in Evanston, IL.  One of the few independently owned and independent-minded radio stations in Chicago.  Introducing SmartTalk for the 21st Century.

We are no longer amused by the lowest-common-denominator "bashing and trashing" talk radio offered up and down the dial.  We believe you deserve, and expect, better radio.  If you're tired of the finger-pointing and piling-on, you've found the right home.  It's time to start raising the bar by presenting intelligent ideas and solutions in a respectful, thought-provoking manner.  

WCGO delivers a fresh perspective with SmartTalk radio, featuring Trending Today USA with Rusty Humphries, the latest top-of-the-hour headlines from USA Radio Network News and entertaining late nights with Classic Radio Theater and Coast2Coast.  Weekends present informative and educational programs like SobeRadio, Gun Talk, Chicago On Wheels, Mike Jackson's Outdoors, Coyote Radio, Communication Breakdown, Voices of Dissent, Alex Jones Sunday Edition, Beyond The Beltway with Bruce DuMont and more...all delivering a new type of talk.  

Chicago radio has never sounded better.

SmartTalk.  Radio to think by.

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