The RFD Radio Network, an agriculture network with over 85 affiliates across Illinois based in Bloomington, has named WHOW AM and FM in Clinton as their 2023 RFD Radio Network "Gold Radio Affiliate of the Year."
WHOW was one of the charter affiliates of the network in 1967, when it was founded by the Illinois Farm Bureau Information Division.
WHOW will be recognized by being provided media accomodations at the upcoming I-F-B Annual Meeting in Chicago, as well as in a billboard campaign next year.
WHOW airs over 8 hours a day of agriculture programming, with several hours a day coming from the RFD Radio Network. It's AM 1520 signal reaches an 80-mile radius daytime. WHOW programming is also heard 24/7 at 92.3 FM in DeWitt County, 106.5 FM in McLean County, and streamed 24/7 at its farm web portal illinoisfarmradio.com.
The station just celebrated its 75th Anniversary earlier this month.