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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.

February 14, 2018: Love? Knope!

The library is in the Elite 8 of ELGL's online competition for the Leslie Knope Best Library award! Also, we share our favorite love stories.

February 24, 2018

Guest: Joseph Flora Joseph Flora, UNC-CH Emeritus Professor of English and for 30 years leader if the Christianity and Literature class at University Methodist Church, about religious themes in Lee Smith’s short story collection “Mrs. Darcy and the Blue-Eyed Stranger and Other Stories.

February 13, 2018: Jail

A proposed new Orange County Detention Center raises several concerns: where to put it, how much to spend, and whither the prison system in the first place.