5:05 a.m. Max attended the annual meeting of the National Agri-Marketing Association in Kansas City this week and visits with the organization’s Marketer of the Year, Hans Becherer, CEO of the United Soybean Board about the tremendous growth in U. S. soybean production and exports.
Learn how to be an international cheese judge when John Oncken visits with Bob Aschbrock, Chief Judge of the World Championship Cheese Contest held earlier this year in Madison.
Jim Fizzell talks about a busy week ahead…Earth Day, Earth Week and Arbor Day and has suggestions on where and how to choose the proper tree to plant on Arbor Day.
A new Department of Agriculture program was introduced in Chicago Friday during a visit by Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan who explained to Orion the features of the first-ever “Regional Food Hub Resource Guide”.
6 - 9 a.m. Mr. Fix-It with Lou Manfredini
7:10 a.m. Lou's got a great new product that will help you clean up after your next home improvement project! But don't call 'em wipes...wipes are for wimpy job. These are the big boys...disposable thick towels that can be used indoors, outdoors or on the go.
9 - 11:30 a.m. WGN Weekend with Bill Moller
It's getting to be decision time for the networks & cable channels. Will your favorite show be CANCELLED?! Call in 9:05 a.m. to find out on WGN Weekend with Bill Mollerr.
Chicago vs Cincinnati
4:05 p.m. Koz and Memelo will take calls on the Cubs game, preview the Hawks game with John Weideman and discuss the upcoming NFL draft
6 - 8:50 p.m. Nick Digilio
6:35 p.m. The incredibly talented young actress Sara Paxton joins Nick to discuss her recent film The Innkeepers.
8:05 p.m. Steve Krakow, The Plastic Crimewave, will appear on a special night (National Record Store Day) for a catch up edition of The Secret History of Chicago Music!
Chicago at Phoenix
12:35 a.m. John Williams continues his education on the heroin problem in our suburbs y talking with a special agent from the DEA
2:05 a.m. Milt Rosenberg speaks with a professor of law whose academic work focuses on questions of moral and political philosophy and on the nature of emotions.
3:05 a.m. The word bully is on the tip of everyone's tongue these days. . . parenting expert Cathy Adams gives tips on how to talk about bullies with your kids.