Station Profile


WRMJ is a full-service station that plays “Today’s Country – Your All Time Favorites.”

We are involved in Mercer and surrounding counties on the air and off in making WRMJ the most listened to station in the Mercer County area. That position is remarkable for any station of any size market. We are proud to be able to fill the needs of the communities we serve. WRMJ has been serving the area since 1979.


  • 3000 watts
  • 24 hours a day

News Service

  • Local News Staff of a news director and area correspondents. WRMJ airs eight local news reports daily.
  • Brownfield Ag News
  • RFD Radio Network
  • Westwood One
  • Metro Source
  • Illinois Radio Network
  • National Weather Service with Color Weather Radar


WRMJ is the farm leader in Western Illinois. WRMJ uses the RFD Illinois and Brownfield Networks combined with local farm news and market information to bring farmers the most comprehensive reports in the area. These include a morning and noon farm show and hourly market reports.


WRMJ is your “Sports Voice of Western Illinois.” In addition to being a long-time home for St. Louis Cardinals Baseball and University of Illinois Football and Basketball, WRMJ also provides live award-winning play by play coverage of all our area high school teams.

John Hoscheidt and Jim Taylor host the “Sports Desk” Monday through Saturday mornings at 7:25 a.m. and at 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The “High School Sports Spotlight” features interviews with student athletes Tuesday through Thursday at 5:40 p.m. And Saturday mornings at 9 a.m. Jim Taylor brings listeners “Sportsline” featuring interviews with area coaches.