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Use the information below for questions regarding PBS Chicago and Northwest Indiana WYIN-56 and NPR 89.1 FM. Programming, membership inquiries, and general comments. We will respond as soon as possible, generally within a few hours. In any case, if you are still waiting to hear from us in 24 hours, kindly call us at 219-756-5656.

Above all, your privacy is important to us. We will never share your information with third parties.

General Information

If your question is something other than membership or technical.

Membership Questions

If you have questions about your membership.

Technical Issues

If you are experiencing service or reception issues and want to report an outage or other technical concerns.


In brief, for assistance with our online public inspection file, please get in touch with our Programming Manager at (219) 756-5656.


View our Closed Captioning Quality Certification Here. In addition, you can contact us for information on Lakeshore PBS Chicago and Northwest Indiana closed captioning at


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Legal Name: Northwest Indiana Public Broadcasting, Inc. (this includes both Lakeshore PBS and Lakeshore Public Radio)