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The Essentials

Call Letters: WFIU
Frequency: 103.7fm
City of License: Bloomington
Metro(s): Bloomington
Power: 29,000 watts @ 646 feet (Class B)
Format: News/Classical/Jazz
Address: Radio and TV Center, 1229 E. 7th Street, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405-5501
Phone: 812.855.1357
Ownership: Indiana University
Web Presence: http://indianapublicmedia.org/radio
Notes: Translators W236AE, W255BG, W264AL, W269BU, W270BH, and W291AM

Station Personnel

Current

GM: Perry Metz
Director of Engineering/Chief Engineer: Bradley Howard
PD: John Bailey
MD: Joe Goetz
Production Director: Eric Garabrant
Student Run; Staff Changes Yearly
Mornings: BBC World Service (5am - 6am)
Mornings: NPR Morning Edition (6am - 9am)
Late Mornings: Classical Music with George Walker (9am - 11:30am)
Late Mornings: Radio Reader (11:30am - 12pm)
Early Afternoons: Fresh Air (12p - 1pm)
Early Afternoons: "Ask the Mayor" (Wednesday 12pm - 12:30pm)
Early Afternoons: "Noon Edition" (Friday 12pm - 1pm)
Early Afternoons: Performance Today (1pm - 3pm)
Afternoons: Classical Music with George Walker (3pm - 3:30pm)
Afternoons: Just You and Me (3:30pm - 5pm)
Afternoons: All Things Considered (5pm - 6:30pm)
Overnights: Classical Music (12am - 5am)
Weekends: Says You! (Saturday 12pm - 1pm)
Weekends: TED Radio Hour (Sunday 4pm - 5pm)

Former

GM: William H. Kroll
GM: Don Agostino
Station Manager: Dr. Cary Boyce (2005 - 2012) (Now GM at the Spokane Public Radio stations in Spokane, Washington)
PD: Christina Kuzmych (? - June 30, 2011) (Now GM at Wyoming Public Radio stations)
MD: Catherine Lasocki
MD: David Lumpkin
MD: David Wood
News Director: Will Murphy (2000 - 2007)
News Director: Margaret Joseph
News Anchor/Reporter: Kyle Clayton (Now a reporter with KYUK(AM)/KYUK-FM/KYUK-LD in Bethel, Alaska)
News Director: Stan Jastrzebski (Now News Director at

  • WBAA(AM)/
  • WBAA-FM)
    Promotions Director: Christopher Rund
    Promotions Director: Mark Zalewski
    Promotions Director: Tom Hargis

    Station History

    90.9fm in Bloomington signed on September 30, 1950 as WFIU. WFIU moved to 103.7fm in 1951 to eliminate problems with local TV interference.


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