The news in Illinois that affects you is delivered daily on Illinois Edition. Politics, education, the arts and life -- it's Illinois. Explained. The newsmakers and people of Illinois that are making waves make the airwaves daily.
Listen to broadcasts on:
- NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS, Springfield (central Illinois)
- 89.3 IPA, Pittsfield (west central Illinois)
- 580 WILL-AM, Urbana (east central Illinois)
Special segments air weekly:
- P-Units, parent from around the state chat with host Rachel Otwell about issues of the day affecting parents and their children, as well as age-old dilemmas. From discipline, to how to talk about complicated news items, through tips on saving money and keeping a clean house -- hear from parents with a variety of backgrounds and perspectives.
- The Scene, which explores the arts across Illinois; from cultural happenings to the artists and musicians.
- State Week, where the panel dissects the past week in Illinois politics and updates listeners with insider information from the state capital in Springfield.
Illinois Edition began airing on a daily basis in 2012.