News and special events are directed by Bill Small, right, and Jim Horstman, assistant.
Working closely with Prairie Farmer editors, WLS news announcers, the Associated
Press and United Press and spot covering many midwestern stories---the news staff
edits, rewrites and prepares news for apporximately 50 weekly newscasts. Listeners
depend upon WLS up-to-the-minute news, interviews and special features, starting
with the first newscast at 5:00 a.m.