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Northern Illinois Radio Information Service/Northern Public Radio - AFB Directory Profile

General Information

Northern Illinois Radio Information Service/Northern Public Radio
Riverfront Museum Park
711 North Main Street
Rockford, IL 61103
(815) 972-2955 (Local)
(815) 963-5374 (Fax)
http://www.northernpublicradio.org

Brief Description

Hours of operation: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Clients served on average per year: 600
Number of staff: 1.3
Staff description: One full-time, one permanent part-time
Geographic area served: Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin

Staff

Doug Herrington, DeKalb Volunteer Coordinator, (815) 753-0076
Philip Masterton, Director, NIRIS, (815) 972-2955, pmasterton@niu.edu

Services Offered

Services for Adults

  • Reading Services
    • Rockford Register Star, Janesville Gazette, Chicago Tribune & Sun Times, DeKalb Daily Chronicle, Christian Science Monitor, Belvidere Republican, Freeport Journal Standard, Rochelle News Leader, Dixon Telegraph, Geneva Republican, Ottawa Daily Times, Sauk Valley Daily Gazette, Pecatonica/Winnebago Gazette, Delavan Enterprise, Rockton Herald.
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