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A Toast to Uncle Bobby

Bob Collins would have been 73-Years-Old tomorrow. He was one of the people who made WGN Radio what it is, and he was gone far too soon. 34 more words

Steve Cochran

Steve Cochran Show 2/27/15

On today’s program you’ll hear all your morning-show friends as well as; a new Hawktionary, Lou Manfredini’s first call, some ideas about things to do in Chicago this weekend, Chris Collins from Northwestern Basketball, a toast to Bob Collins, a guy who’s selling snow, Dean Richards, Rick Hahn, Roe Conn, Bill Leff, and Wendy Snyder. 39 more words

Steve Cochran

Orion Samuelson and Dave Eanet reflect on the life of Uncle Bobby

Bob Collins didn’t know it would be his last show when he decided to give us some “things that he has learned.” This feature from Bob Collins is just a small sample from one of the best to ever be on WGN. 24 more words

Steve Cochran

Tribute to Bob Collins "Things I've Learned"


Brian recalls his personal connection to Bob Collins and plays a “Things I’ve Learned” tribute on the sad anniversary of his tragic plane crash.

Brian Noonan

Bob Collins - 21 Things I've Learned as I've Aged

Dean Richards remembers the passing of WGN’s “Uncle Bobby”, Bob Collins, 15 years ago today by sharing a touching piece of Bob’s final broadcast where he tells us about 21 things he has learned as he grew older. 11 more words

Dean Richards' Sunday Morning


February 8 – Morning show host Bob Collins, piloting his private plane just hours after the conclusion of that day’s program, dies following a midair collision. 175 more words