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  • Chicago’s Merry Own

    It’s the holiday season and that means it’s time for Chicago’s Merry Own! Starting Monday, watch WGN Morning News at 9am to hear more about featured prizes. — CLICK HERE TO ENTER —

  • “ANDREA BOCELLI TICKET GIVEAWAY” OFFICIAL WGN-TV RULES

    1. TO ENTER: No purchase necessary. To enter, log on to wgntv.com/contests and click on the “Andrea Bocelli” contest logo, then click the link to the WGN-TV Facebook page, between Wednesday, November 15, 2017 and Thursday, November 30, 2017. If you already have a Facebook account, log on using your user name and password, ‘like’ our page, then go to the “Andrea Bocelli” tab. Fill out the entry form with your name and phone . If you do not have […]

  • WGN-TV “HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS” VIP TICKET GIVEAWAY OFFICIAL RULES:

    1.TO ENTER: Log on to wgntv.com/contests and click on the “Harlem Globetrotters” logo and complete the registration form. Entrants must provide their full name (along with the other required registration information). Enter as often as you wish. Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, incomplete, damaged, illegible, late, or misdirected entries, or for errors in mechanical, technical difficulties or inability to transmit Internet entries. Use of any automated system to […]

  • WGN Morning News Exclusive WINDY CITY LAKESHAKE TICKET GIVEAWAY

    1. TO ENTER: No purchase necessary to enter. To enter, log on to wgntv.com and click on the “WGN Morning News Exclusive” contest logo. Fill out the entry form with your name, e-mail, address and phone and (optional) please “like” WGN-TV’s Facebook page. All entries become the property of WGN-TV. WGN-TV is not responsible for entries that are lost, incomplete, garbled, corrupted, late, or misdirected, or for errors in mechanical transmission, technical difficulties or inability to transmit/receive Internet entries complete the […]

  • WGN-TV & OAK BROOK PRODUCTIONS BRING HOME 11 EMMY® AWARDS

    CHICAGO, December 4, 2017 – At Saturday’s 2017 Chicago/Midwest Emmy® Awards, WGN-TV and Oak Brook Productions (OBP) won 11 Emmy® Awards. WGN-TV/OBP Emmy® Award winners include: Category #5-a Outstanding Achievement for News Gathering – Serious News (Hard) Feature Pride over Prejudice: Michael Lowe, Reporter; Jennifer Lyons, Reed Nolan, Sandy Pudar, Dominick Stasi, Producers. WGN — See it here Category #6-a Outstanding Achievement for News Specialty Report/Series – Arts/Culture/Entertainment The Decay Devils: Michael Lowe, Reporter; Kevin Doellman, Jennifer Lyons, Reed Nolan, […]

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    WGN-TV NOVEMBER RATINGS: WGN NEWS SHOWS TREMENDOUS GROWTH IN MORNING, EVENING AND LATE NEWS INCREASED TO THE #2 News at 4PM and 5PM

    WGN Morning News 6am-9am is #1 in Households and Adults 25-54 this November. 7 years as #1 from 6a-9am in Adults 25-54.  Leading in November with a 1.8 A25-54 rating. In the 7-9am block, the show increased +8% YTY in HH to a 3.9 rtg and +19% in A25-54 delivering a 1.9 rtg. 9am is #1 in the time period in HH (2.9 rtg) and A25-54 (1.2 rtg), delivering rating increases in HH (+16% YTY) and A25-54 (+20%YTY).   WGN Midday News Consistent YTY with a 1.9 […]

  • Chicago’s Merry Own: ‘Family Classics’ returns to WGN-TV for special holiday showing of ‘Scrooge’ hosted by Dean Richards

    CHICAGO, November 10, 2017 – Chicago’s Very Own WGN-TV will be celebrating the holiday season as “Chicago’s Merry Own” with special events, promotions and programming. For the first time in 17 years, WGN-TV will be airing a special presentation of Family Classics hosted by Dean Richards on December 8, featuring the critically acclaimed 1951 holiday classic “Scrooge” starring Alastair Sim. WGN’s long-running movie showcase Family Classics was originally hosted by Frazier Thomas 1962-1985 and Roy Leonard 1985-2000. Other holiday highlights […]

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  • Subway 3rd Period Hat Trick Contest

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