• 88.9 WRDL is proud to bring our listeners Ashland’s only live and local morning show, The Early Bird’s Word!  Weekday mornings from 7-9, The Early’s Bird’s Word features music, live news, pop culture talk, and interviews with some of the most influential figures from both the Ashland University community and the city of Ashland, including Ashland city Mayor Duane Fishpaw! The Early Bird’s Word can be heard on live weekday mornings on both 88.9 WRDL and online at WRDLFM.com!

  • In addition to live DJ’s throughout the semester, WRDL also features several unique on air programs, including “Afternoons with Tyler,” “Throwback Thursday,” and “The Pregame!”

  • “Afternoons with Tyler” is hosted by WRDL Program Director Tyler Lance and is WRDL’s afternoon drive program.  It features live interviews, news and weather updates, as well as Top 40 music and more!

  • Every Thursday, WRDL presses the rewind button for “Throwback Thursday!” Your favorite memories come alive every Thursday with hits from the 1980’s, 1990’s and new millennium!

  • Don’t forget Saturday nights, when WRDL brings the latest in hip/hop, R&B, and rap during “The Pregame!” Catch “The Pregame” on Saturday nights at 7pm until 2am Sunday morning!