89.5 WNIJ (News and intelligent talk), 90.5 WNIU (Classical music) and their respective repeater stations are Northern Public Radio, the broadcasting service of Northern Illinois University. Since 1954, Northern Public Radio has been providing Northern and Western Illinois and Southern Wisconsin communities with culture, national news, and local information. Today we are six different frequencies on the radio dial offering classical music, blues, world music, news and intelligent talk to the more than 85,000 listeners of Northern Public Radio. Our listeners include some of the most influential members of your community, and when you support WNIJ, you demonstrate your organization’s best qualities to those influential individuals.
On air, online and streaming our LOYAL listener/members act, influence and buy! You benefit from our relationship with these people as they look to us as a trusted friend and hold our underwriters in high esteem.