The Takeaway

Weekdays 11 a.m. - 12 noon
  • Hosted by John Hockenberry

"The Takeaway" has the characteristics you've grown to admire about "The Takeaway" itself, produced in a one-hour block to be aired in mid-day. Hosted by John Hockenberry, the news magazine features unique conversations about topics of the day with both newsmakers and diverse voices. Because the program welcomes editorial collaboration with local stations, and incorporates content from producing partners, the "BBC World Service" and the New York Times, your stations' listeners will be exposed to significant, lively and far-from-usual news perspectives.

Significant budget cuts are being made at WUIS / Illinois Issues to best steward us through the uncertain state budget process.  WUIS is ending our affiliation with Public Radio International (PRI).  Unfortunately, this means the following programs will not be broadcast by WUIS come July: