• Krista Tippett, host of "On Being" on WYSU Sundays at 7 a.m.

    Tippett Interview on WYSU's "Doing Good"

    Before her much-anticipated appearance in Youngstown on June 12, Krista Tippett, a Peabody Award-winning broadcaster and New York Times bestselling author, can be heard on 88.5 WYSU, as a guest of Doing Good.

  • Gina Marinelli interviewing a guest on "Doing Good."

    Coming up, these folks are "Doing Good!"

    Doing Good is a local interview segment hosted by Gina Marinelli, a former television journalist.  The segment is produced weekly by WYSU staff and highlights the good work, ideas and efforts by organizations and individuals in the Mahoning Valley Community.

  • New Saturday Programs!

    Join us Saturdays for two new programs. “Radiolab” will air at 1:00 p.m., “Bullseye with Jesse Thorn” at 2:00 p.m., and “Fresh Air Weekend” can now be heard at 3:00 p.m.

  • The Brand New WYSU App

    After several months of development and beta testing, WYSU is excited to announce the new WYSU smartphone app is now available for Apple IOS and Android.

  • The American flag.

    The Cleveland Orchestra heads to Summer Home at Blossom!

    The 2015 Blossom Music Festival gets underway Fourth of July weekend with three concerts featuring The Cleveland Orchestra and patriotic themes. On July 2 and 3, TCO will present America The Beautiful.  On July 4th, it is A Salute to America.

  • Krista Tippett, with WYSU's Gina Marinelli and Tricia Perry

    Tippett fills the pews at St. John's

    A crowd of 400 filled St. John's Episcopal church in Youngstown nearly to capacity Friday, when award winning broadcaster and author Krista Tippett brought her message to Youngstown.

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  • Alejandro Garcia Padilla, the governor of Puerto Rico, discussing the commonwealth's budget earlier in 2015.

    Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla said Monday that international creditors need to lighten Puerto Rico's nearly $73 million public debt burden.

    In a televised speech, Garcia said, given the state of its economy, Puerto Rico's public debt is unpayable. He cited a report by a former chief economist of the World Bank that recommends lenders consider easier terms for the island. Padilla said he will go further and seek a multi-year moratorium on debt payments to allow the island time to rebuild its economy.

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What You Need to Know

  • NEW WEEKEND PROGRAMMING ON WYSU

    If you are a fan of 88.5 WYSU weekend programs, you will notice two new additions to the schedule on Saturday.   NPR's “Radiolab”  now airs at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, and “Bullseye with Jesse Thorn” at 2:00 p.m.  "Fresh Air Weekend” has a new time slot and can now be heard at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday.

  • SUMMER SAVINGS FOR WYSU UNDERWRITERS

    If you have a business or agency that you would like to promote, this is a great time to become a WYSU underwriter. Our underwriting opportunities are many and allow you to target a specific audience by placing 15-second on-air announcements throughout the day at the time of your choice. 

    Right now WYSU is offering summer savings for underwriters who book their spots before June 30.

    Call WYSU Development Director Susan Moorer at 330-941-3364 for more information.  

  • WYSU's COMMUNITY CALENDAR IS FOR YOU!

    WYSU provides a Community Calendar page as a public service. You can now enter your event directly on our website. Everyone is welcome to submit events to the calendar, though not everyone's submission will be published or announced on air. We specialize in fine and performing art events, large community events, and YSU events.