Morning shakeup at WGN Radio tops most-read posts in December

Steve Cochran

The ouster of Steve Cochran and the hiring of Bob Sirott as morning host at news/talk WGN 720-AM, and the demise of cable news channel CLTV under new owner Nexstar Media Group led the top 10 most-read stories here in December.

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  1. Steve Cochran out, Bob Sirott in as WGN Radio morning host
  2. Silenced by WGN Radio, Steve Cochran thanks ‘incredible audience’
  3. Nexstar Media pulling the plug on CLTV cable news channel
  4. Robservations: Promotion to WGN Radio boss ‘surpasses any dream’ for Mary Sandberg Boyle
  5. Final fade-out for CLTV leaves Chicago poorer
  6. The time looks right for a Bob Sirott encore
  7. Game over: In a bleak year for Chicago media, WGN drops out of sports
  8. WXRT morning star Lin Brehmer moving to middays
  9. Bill Leff and Wendy Snyder firing at WGN Radio tops most-read posts in November
  10. Former Harvest Bible pastor sues Mancow for defamation