WZRD 88.3 FM, the radio station of Northeastern Illinois University, which airs a number of progressive radio programs (including Democracy Now! twice daily).
As noted on this website, WZRD had been off the air for a number of weeks because of licensing problems with the FCC. However, at about 6pm this evening (February 18), the FCC granted WZRD a temporary authorization to resume broadcasting. Hopefully, WZRD will continue the process to file for a full license during the term of this temporary authorization (which is six months).
Good news: WZRD is back on the air.
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