WFYI Pressroom

May 3, 2016

Modified payphone collecting your Indy 500 stories

WHAT’S THE STORY OF YOUR INDY 500? Share your story at WFYI's modified payphone, to be located inside the Speedway Centre for the Arts starting Thursday, May 5.
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April 28, 2016

World Premiere of Attucks Documentary Set for August 18

New film tells the powerful story of Crispus Attucks High School and the remarkable achievements of its African-American graduates, despite a system that had set it up to fail.
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March 10, 2016

Time for Three in Concert premieres nationally

A WFYI produced documentary, "Time for Three in Concert" appears nationwide on Friday, March 25 on all PBS member stations.
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December 17, 2015

WFYI Elects New Board Members

At its Annual Meeting late last month, WFYI elected new members to its Board of Directors and to its Foundation Board.
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August 14, 2015

Statement on Sesame Street's Contract with HBO

WFYI is proud to offer PBS KIDS programming, featuring more than a dozen impactful children’s shows, including Sesame Street. As a public media station, WFYI provides free, universally accessible programming, focused on life-long learning.
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July 9, 2015

A New Buzz at WFYI: Beehives on the Roof

Thanks to a donation by WFYI members George and Christine Plews, WFYI has two beehives on its roof, helping to restore the local bee population. The hives sit near the station's green roof.
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July 1, 2015

WFYI takes home 11 regional Emmys, including Station of Excellence award

At the 46th Annual Emmy Awards of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Lower Great Lakes chapter, held in Indianapolis, on Saturday, June 27, WFYI Public Media received 11 Emmy Awards, including the prestigious Overall Station Excellence award for the third consecutive year.
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July 1, 2015

WFYI to launch new speaker series with Cokie Roberts

Cokie Roberts, senior news analyst for National Public Radio (NPR), will be in Indianapolis on Thursday, July 23, to help WFYI Public Media launch a new speaker series called Listen Up.
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May 29, 2015

Annual Free Festival Set for June 13

Spend a day with a grinning dinosaur and a curious monkey…snuggle up to a sweater-wearing tiger and a gangly purple bird…or high-five a big red dog and a lovely princess. Kids of all ages can do this and more, at WFYI’s 22nd annual free family festival, PBS KIDS in the Park, presented by PNC, on Saturday, June 13, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., outside at Military Park in downtown Indianapolis.
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