WIUS

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WIUS
This is the official logo for WIUS-FM, as of January 2013.
City of license Macomb, Illinois
Broadcast area McDonough County - Illinois
Slogan Macomb's True Alternative and Only Urban.
Frequency 88.3 MHz
First air date September 1, 1981
Format Alternative, Urban, & Sports Talk
ERP 120 watts
HAAT 25.0 meters (82.0 ft)
Class A
Facility ID 71788
Transmitter coordinates 40°27′47.14699″N 90°41′0.47026″W / 40.4630963861°N 90.6834639611°W / 40.4630963861; -90.6834639611Coordinates: 40°27′47.14699″N 90°41′0.47026″W / 40.4630963861°N 90.6834639611°W / 40.4630963861; -90.6834639611
Former callsigns WIUX
Owner Western Illinois University
Sister stations WIUM
Webcast www.883thedog.com/live
Website www.883thedog.com

WIUS (88.3 FM) is a radio station licensed to Western Illinois University, the station serves the Macomb, Illinois area. The station is currently owned by Western Illinois University.[1]

Format[edit]

88.3 The Dog currently airs alternative rock music from 5:00am to 5:00pm Monday to Friday and all day on Sunday. Sports talk shows air daily from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. And finally, Urban music (hip-hop/rap) is aired from 7:00pm to 5:00am Monday to Friday and all day Saturday.

The station also airs select home basketball, softball, volleyball, and football games.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "WIUS Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved 2011-12-07. 

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