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The Essentials

Call Letters: WNDZ
Frequency: 750am
City of License: Portage
Metro(s): Northwest Indiana
Power: 15,000 watts - Day (DA) (Class D)
Format: Brokered Talk
Address: 5625 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60646-6221
Address: 14-B Douglas Ave., Elgin, IL 60120-5536
Phone: 773.792.1121
Ownership: Newsweb Radio Co.
Web Presence:

Station Personnel


GM: Mark Pinski
OM: Jorge Murillo


GM: Rick Schwartz
GM: Harvey Wells
GM/PD/SM: Tony Jacobs
SM: Don Waier
PD: Ellis Terry
Production Director: David Jackson (? - October 2000) (Now with sister stations WCFJ/WSBC in Chicago, Illinois)
Airstaff: Alfred Hudgins (Deceased 27 October 2004) (He hosted a Saturday and Sunday morning blues show.)

Station History

750am signed on May 13, 1987. Religious format. Studios formerly located at 17213 W. Continental Dr., Suite 104, Lansing, IL 60438-6034. In 1992, WNDZ, Inc. sold WNDZ(AM) for $2 million to Douglas Broadcasting, Inc. In June 1998, WNDZ changed formats to Douglas Broadcasting's "Personal Achievement Radio." In January 2004, Entravision Communications Corp. sold WNDZ for $24,000,000 to Newsweb Radio Co. (along with WRZA-FM in Park Forest, Illinois. Studios formerly located at 6012 S. Pulaski Road, Chicago, IL 60629-4538.

For Further Reading...

"For the Record" Broadcasting and Cable. 17 February 1992. Page 61.
"For the Record" Broadcasting and Cable. 4 May 1992. Page 78.

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