Welcome to Chapel Hill-Carrboro’s News, Talk and Tar Heels station! For 63 years WCHL has been THE place for news, talk Tar Heel Sports and information for Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Orange County. For more than 40 years Ron Stutts has been waking up our community from 6am to 10am weekdays.

Heroic Animals

Cornwallis' surrender at Yorktown has nothing on the first cat in space or a pigeon who saved a thousand lives in World War II.

October 2, 2019: Fore!

Susan and Aaron are joined by Tom Wiltberger of the Chapel Hill Public Library Foundation, which is holding a mini-golf fundraiser called "Birdies Fore Books" at the library this weekend.

October 19, 2019

Charles Frazier, the acclaimed author of “Cold Mountain,” “Thirteen Moons,” and “Nightwoods,” talks about the new book “Varina”, and the joys of talking to the world about it.


October 18, 2019: NBA/China

Debby and Aaron try to get to the bottom of an extremely complex controversy: Daryl Morey, LeBron James, Adam Silver, the NBA, China, democracy, freedom, and cash. Good luck.

September 11, 2019: Firearm Safety

Ashley and Aaron talk firearm safety after an Orange County Commissioners meeting - but not before forging common ground on two big issues.