WSIU to be temporarily off air Tuesday

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- WSIU-TV 8 and WUSI-TV 16, the public television stations of Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, are scheduled to be off the air from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, the stations said in a news release.

A technical crew will be working to complete the installation of the stations' new generator backup system. The new system will power WSIU's TV master control and will allow the stations to remain on the air for up to three days in the event of a power outage. For service updates, visit or call 618-453-4343.

Pertinent address:

Carbondale, Ill.

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