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For the co-owned PBS station, see WKYU-TV.

City Bowling Green, Kentucky
Branding WKU Public Radio
Frequency 88.9 MHz
Repeater(s) WKPB 89.5, Henderson
WDCL-FM 89.7, Somerset
WKUE-FM 90.9, Elizabethtown
First air date January 14, 1980
Format FM/HD1: Public radio
HD2: Classical
ERP 100,000 watts
HAAT 219.0 meters
Class C1
Facility ID 71856
Transmitter coordinates 37°5′23.00″N 86°38′5.00″W / 37.0897222°N 86.6347222°W / 37.0897222; -86.6347222
Callsign meaning Western Kentucky University[1]
Affiliations American Public Media, National Public Radio, Public Radio International, Kentucky Public Radio
Owner Western Kentucky University
Sister stations WKYU-TV, WWHR
Website wkyufm.org

WKYU-FM (88.9 FM) is a radio station licensed to Bowling Green, Kentucky. The station is owned by Western Kentucky University, and is the flagship affiliate of the WKU Public Radio network.


HD digital radio[edit]

The station’s HD Digital radio signal is multiplexed in the following manner.

and subchannels
Callsign Programming
88.9 FM
88.9-1 HD
Main WKYU-FM programming / NPR Public radio
88.9-2 WKYU-HD2 W248CF / Classical music from WFMT Radio Network


  1. ^ "Call Letter Origins". Radio History on the Web. Retrieved 2008-04-29. 

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