WLS 890 AM live

Chicago's Talk Leader

WLS is a talk radio station owned by Cumulus Media. It broadcasts to the Chicago metropolitan area using the frequency 890 AM and provides the possibility to listen live to its broadcast anywhere in the world via online live streaming.

Its line-up combines popular syndicated talk shows with original content, namely, talk shows analyzing current affairs from the point of view of Chicago's residents and local news reports that include weather and traffic updates. Its local news team includes well-known and respectable anchors and reporters such as Laura Cohn, Nick Gale, Bill Cameron and John Dempsey.

Despite the departure of renowned personalities from the station, like Steve Dahl, Catherine Johns and Fred Winston, WLS remains one of the most popular radio stations in Chicago.

Main shows and hosts

  • Mornings with Dave and Kim with Dave Fogel and Kim Berk
  • Mancow
  • The Chris Plante Show
  • Rush Limbaugh Show
  • The Mark Levin Show
  • The Ben Shapiro Show
  • The John Howell Show
Categories:  News, Talk

Frequencies WLS 890 AM

Aurora: 890 AM

Chicago: 890 AM


Time Program
midnight - 5 a.m. Red Eye Radio - Eric Harley and Gary McNamara
5 a.m. - 6 a.m. This Morning with Gordon Deal - Gordon Deal, News Anchor Jennifer Kushinka and Producer Mike Gavin
6 a.m. - 9 a.m. Mancow
9 a.m. - 11 a.m. The Chris Plante Show
11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Rush Limbaugh LIVE!
2 p.m. - 5 p.m. The Ben Shapiro Show
5 p.m. - 7 p.m. The John Howell Show
7 p.m. - 10 p.m. The Mark Levin Show
10 p.m. - midnight The John Batchelor Show


Website:  www.wlsam.com/


455 N. Cityfront Plaza Drive, Suite 1700, Chicago, USA


(312) 245-1200



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