WCBU 89.9 FM and WCBU.org

WCBU is Peoria Public Radio. A public service of Bradley University and Illinois State University.

Mission

WCBU FM 89.9 and WCBU.org is the public radio station based in Peoria, IL and serves the surrounding Tri-County area. WCBU is an NPR member station covering nearly 1 million residents of central Illinois, operating 24 hours a day with news programs from NPR, the BBC and Public Radio International; and entertainment programs. WCBU2 is the station’s HD service, offering classical music throughout the day. WCBU2 can be heard using HD radio receivers or online. The station fulfills a public news service with a cumulative listenership of 30,000 weekly, plus 10,000 listeners via stream at WCBU.org. WCBU.org averages 79,000 monthly users and 111,000 unique page views.

Location

Peoria, IL, USA


Geographic Reach

Local


Year Founded

1970