• In Memoriam: Barbara Krauss

    It is with a heavy heart that we inform the WYSU community of the untimely passing of Barbara Krauss on Friday, February 15. Barbara had been the voice of WYSU-FM for the past three decades.

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    The 2019 Cleveland International Film Festival

    WYSU-FM is proud to again be a media partner for the 2019 Cleveland International Film Festival!

  • Paula Poundstone in Youngstown on May 17, 2019

    Paula Poundstone at the DeYor on May 17!

    WYSU-FM is excited to be a sponsor of Paula Poundstone's appearance at the Ford Family Recital Hall inside DeYor Performing Arts Center on May 17th. Tickets can be purchased ON-LINE HERE, at the DeYor box office, or by phone at 330-7

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    Your online purchases can benefit WYSU, if you shop at Amazon via our WYSU website.

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    WYSU-FM Open Meeting Policy

    The Youngstown State University's Board of Trustees is WYSU-FM's supervisory board. The Board's general meetings and Institutional Engagement Committee Meetings address WYSU business. These meetings are open to the public.

    The WYSU Advisory Board meetings are also open to the public.

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    Pope Accepts Resignation Of Top Cardinal In Chile

    Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of one of Chile's top cardinals, who is accused of covering up the sexual abuse of Catholic church members and discrediting victims. 77-year-old Cardinal Ricardo Ezzati was the archbishop of Santiago, Chile's most important archdiocese.

  • Passengers Rescued From Disabled Cruise Ship Off Norway's West Coast

    A cruise ship off Norway's western coast was evacuating its 1,300 passengers after losing power and issuing a mayday call on Saturday. Helicopters and boats were helping with the evacuation, which is expected to continue for many hours, The Associated Press reported.
  • Death Toll From Cyclone Idai Climbs To More Than 600

    As the floodwaters from Cyclone Idai have started to recede, the death toll has risen to more than 600 across Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi and is expected to continue to grow. The storm hit the southeastern region of Africa on March 14, causing extensive damage. During a...

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The Business Journal

  • SHARON, Pa. – Mike Sakony has a personal connection with The Landing beyond the 4,200 square feet of space Blissed Out Design occupies there. The company, which he founded with Linda Smiley, moved about three years ago into the former Westinghouse Electric Corp. plant in Sharon, Pa., but his family...
  • YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A second satellite center for America Makes is planned for the campus of Texas A&M University, officials announced Friday. “On behalf of all of us at America Makes, we are pleased to announce the selection of the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station as the site of our...
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Composer's Datebook

  • When your instrument is nicknamed “the burping bedpost,” it’s hard to get respect in refined circles.

  • On this day in the year 1886, critic Gustav Dompke wrote these lines in the “German Times” of Vienna, after attending a performance of one of Anton Bruckner’s symphonies:

  • One of the most serious—and daunting—of musical forms is the passacaglia, in which an unchanging melodic pattern repeats itself while other lines of melody offer elaboration and counterpoint to the unwavering tread of the repeated motive.