Mission Control: SJ-R Story on Program Cuts

Jun 27, 2015
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I spoke with Chris Dettro about WUIS ending its affiliation with Public Radio International (PRI) to deal with state budget uncertainty. Here's the link.

Uncertainty over the state budget has forced public radio station WUIS-FM 91.9 in Springfield to cut five programs from its broadcast schedule, although a favorable budget outcome could result in two of them returning to the local market."We've been trying to wait as long as we could on the budget," said Randy Eccles, WUIS general manager.Part of the station's funding comes through the University of Illinois Springfield, and Gov.

Read more at: The State Journal