Katy Anderson

Programming & Operations Director

Katy manages programming operations and helps direct and produce on-air talent for 89.1 WBOI and 94.1 WBNI.   She has lived in Fort Wayne for most of her life and is a graduate of IPFW where she studied political science and journalism.  Though her interests and background in non-profits and public policy were what initially brought her to NIPR, she quickly found herself drawn to public radio programming and audience research.  Anderson is a strong believer in centering programming on listeners, and oversaw the station’s major programming changes over the past six years years. She's also helped produce award-winning, community-oriented news programming on WBOI.

WBOI Presents: Reveal

Apr 16, 2015

In this week's episode of WBOI Presents, we'll be featuring an episode from the series Reveal. Reveal is produced by the Center for Investigative Reporting and PRX.  This month's episode looks at law and disorder.

John Poole

Take a glimpse into a world you can't see with Invisibilia, a new program about the unseen forces that shape human behavior - ideas, beliefs, assumptions and thoughts. The one-hour show, which takes its name from the Latin word meaning "all the invisible things," is produced by NPR's award-winning Science Desk. 

89.1 WBOI and 94.1 WBNI are happy to bring you both new and traditional programs this holiday season! 

89.1 WBOI 

Tonight from 9-11, don't miss the final installment of The Nights Before Christmas, an eclectic mix of holiday music! 

On Dec. 19th from 8-11pm, you can hear holiday jazz music on the Friday Vibe, put together by host Bruce Reidenbach. 

APM

Every year, Lynne Rossetto Kasper from the Spendid Table hosts a live call-in show to help guide you through your Thanksgiving Day preparations! This year, Lynne will field listeners' questions with the help of America's Test Kitchen co-host Bridget LancasterMario BataliFrancis Lam, and 

Tonight at 8 p.m., President Obama will address the nation. He is expected to unveil executive actions on immigration, and 89.1 WBOI will preempt the first hour of Meet the Music to bring you Obama’s speech, and analysis from NPR. That’s tonight from 8-9 p.m. on 89.1 WBOI.

NPR

By now, you likely have heard the news that Car Talk co-host, Tom Magliozzi, passed away earlier this week due to complications of Alzheimer's Disease.  Tom was one of the biggest and brightest personalities in public radio, and this news is very difficult for the public radio family and the millions of Car Talk listeners to receive. 

From 8 to 11 this evening you can get updates and analysis of this year’s election results on 89.1 WBOI.

Control of Congress is up for grabs in this midterm election, and NPR's political team will have comprehensive coverage from districts around the country. 

We’ll also be bringing you reporting on statewide and local races from Indiana Public Broadcasting and WBOI News, including analysis from Andrew Downs from the Mike Downs Center for Indiana Politics at IPFW.

Tonight starting at 8 p.m., you can get updates and analysis of this year’s election results on 89.1 WBOI.

Control of congress is up for grabs in this midterm election, and NPR's political team will have comprehensive coverage from districts around the country. 

We’ll also bring you reporting on statewide and local races from Indiana Public Broadcasting and WBOI News, including analysis from Andrew Downs from the Mike Downs Center for Indiana Politics at IPFW.

Don't miss our special coverage of the 2014 midterm elections, starting Nov. 4th at 8 p.m. on 89.1 WBOI.

Due to tower maintenance, 89.1 WBOI will be operating at reduced power at some point this afternoon.  We anticipate to be at reduced power for no longer than an hour.  Thank you for your patience, and remember you can always listen online at wboi.org.  

It’s off to the races this weekend as thousands of runners are expected to gather for the Fort4Fitness in downtown Fort Wayne.  WBOI’s Katy Anderson reports on what participants and spectators can expect this year, and some new additions to the festival. 

This year marks the seventh annual Fort4Fitness Festival in downtown Fort Wayne.  Hundreds of spectators line the streets along the race routes to cheer on thousands of participants as they complete 4-mile, 10k and half marathon challenges.

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