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WSUW permit will double listener range

April 12, 2016

By Emily Lepkowski April 13, 2016   The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is rewarding UW-Whitewater a tower permit – an airspace compromise a decade in the making.    Last December, a Transmitter tower permit was issued to UW-W’s campus radio station 91.7 “The Edge.” It’s a proc...

Radio station’s ‘new era’ continues

Radio station’s ‘new era’ continues

April 15, 2014

April 16, 2014 By Abrielle Backhaus   UW-Whitewater’s radio station, 91.7 The Edge WSUW, is back again for the annual Fund Drive, but a few things have changed. The most noticeable difference is the change of venue from the usual Pumpers and Mitchells bar in downtown Whitewater to...

Radio’s Fund Drive returns

Radio’s Fund Drive returns

April 16, 2013

  For about 10 years, UW-Whitewater’s radio station, 91.7 The Edge-WSUW, has hosted an event called Fund Drive to raise money to operate minimally and buy new equipment for the station. The station is non-profit, so Fund Drive is one of its main sources of income. This year, the tradition...

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