WISU

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WISU
City of license Terre Haute, Indiana
Broadcast area Terre Haute, Indiana
Branding WISU 89.7 FM
Frequency 89.7 (MHz)
First air date 1964
Format Public radio
ERP 13,500 watts
HAAT 156 meters
Class B
Facility ID 28603
Callsign meaning W Indiana State University
Affiliations National Public Radio
Owner Indiana State University
Webcast Listen Live
Website wisufm.org

WISU is a non-commercial, educational radio station licensed to Indiana State University in Terre Haute, Indiana. The station operates on the assigned FM frequency of 89.7 MHz with an effective radiated power of 13,500 watts. The studios are located in Dreiser Hall on the ISU campus. The tower and transmitter facilities are located in West Terre Haute, Indiana. WISU began broadcasting on April 1, 1964. WISU is licensed by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission as a Class B FM station, which would allow a maximum power of 46,000 watts effective radiated power (ERP), using an antenna height of 156 meters.[1]

Programming[edit]

In 2014, WISU carrying NPR and local programming in collaboration with WFYI in Indianapolis.[2]

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Listen Live[edit]

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Coordinates: 39°30′25″N 87°31′52″W / 39.507°N 87.531°W / 39.507; -87.531