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WVSI 88.9 FM Still Off the Air

Media Alert - Urgent
Thursday, July 29, 2010

Contact: WSIU Radio Newsroom, (618) 453-6101,

Carbondale, Ill. - WVSI 88.9 FM in Mt. Vernon, Illinois, a public radio service of WSIU Public Broadcasting at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, remains off the air due to technical difficulties. WSIU 91.9 FM Carbondale and WUSI 90.3 FM Olney have not been affected.

Efforts are underway by WSIU's engineering staff to identify and resolve the problem. Check WSIU online at or call the WSIU Radio newsroom at (618) 453-6101 for further updates and information. Listeners can always tune in to WSIU Radio via our live program stream online at

WSIU Public Broadcasting regrets this temporary service interruption and would like to thank our listeners in the WVSI area for their patience as we work to restore service.

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