What’s Happening

Sportsline Returns This Saturday!

WRMJ’s Sportsline program, which provides an in-depth look at the local high school sports scene and interviews with coaches and local sports personalities, returns this Saturday, August 24, at 9 a.m. Jim Taylor will be featuring preseason football interviews as…

Business Spotlight – Compeer Financial

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Aaron Leary, lending officer with Compeer Financial. They will talk about the types of residential and consumer loans Aaron can write, how falling interest rates make this a good time to buy, their home…

Business Spotlight – ReMax Country Crossroads

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Sharon Esslinger, the owner of ReMax Country Crossroads, and broker Abbi Wilson. They will talk about the changes in the real estate industry, how they help the seller get the most for their home,…

Business Spotlight – Retherford Jerky

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Mike Retherford of Retherford Jerky. They will talk about how Mike started making jerky for himself, how it expanded into a business, the many flavors he makes and where you can buy them, the…

Business Spotlight – Blackhawk Bank & Trust

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Kathy Schroeder, new accounts officer with Blackhawk Bank. They will discuss the new checking accounts at the bank including Cash Rewards, Interest Checking, Essential, and Relationship. Kathy will talk about how one goes about…

Business Spotlight – Columbia Auto Repair

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Dean Columbia, the owner of Columbia Auto Repair in Aledo. They will talk about the full scope of services Dean offers, the tire brands he carries, the diagnostic work he can perform on your…

Business Spotlight – Mercer Co. Senior Center

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Kim Schaefer, the administrator of the Mercer County Senior Center. She will talk about how her staff can help seniors with medicare questions, how they are a resource hub to answer questions about various…

Business Spotlight – 6-1-4-0 Run

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Drew Ponder, the owner of 6-1-4-0 Run in Galesburg. They will talk about the addition of Mizuno and Brooks to the athletic shoe line-up, the Red Wing and Wolverine work boots Drew carries, “Albert”…

Business Spotlight – Roeder Bros. Seed

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Jason Roeder, the owner of Roeder Bros. Seed in Seaton. They will talk about the seed line-up Jason carries, Asgrow soybeans and some of the treatments he applies, Precision Planting, Climate Field View, and…

Business Spotlight – Thrushwood Farms

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Doug Hankes, the Vice President of Operations for Thrushwood Farms in Galesburg. They will talk about how the business has evolved over the years, the 30,000 square foot addition that was recently completed, their…