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City of license Joliet, Illinois
Broadcast area Southwest Suburban Chicago
Branding Will County's News, Talk, Sports
Frequency 1340 AM (kHz)
Format News Talk/Sports
Power 1,000 watts
Class C
Callsign meaning W JOLiet
Owner NextMedia Group Digity, LLC
(NM License, LLC)
Webcast Listen live
Website www.wjol.com

WJOL 1340 AM is a radio station broadcasting a news talk/sports format. Licensed to Joliet, Illinois, USA, the station is currently owned by Digity, LLC, through licensee NM License, LLC.

WJOL carries a variety of local programming, as well as nationally syndicated shows such as Laura Ingraham, The Huckabee Report, Dave Ramsey, and Doug Stephan.[1]

WJOL alumni[edit]

Notable radio personalities that have worked at WJOL include Frank O'Leary, Don Ladas, Bill Drilling, Bob Zak, Don Beno and Tony Ray.

From 1947-1950, novelist William Johnston worked as a news reporter for WJOL.[2]

Current schedule[edit]


12:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.

- Fox Sports Radio

3:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.

- Doug Stephan's Good Day

5:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

- Slocum in the Morning

10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

- The Laura Ingrahm Show

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

- The Dave Ramsey Show

3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

- The Kevin Kollins Show

6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.

- Fox Sports Radio


  1. ^ WJOL Hosts Accessed May 9, 2010
  2. ^ "William Johnston". Contemporary Authors Online. Detroit: Gale. 2002. Retrieved 25 August 2015. 

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Coordinates: 41°32′06″N 88°03′15″W / 41.53500°N 88.05417°W / 41.53500; -88.05417