As of 3/13/15 we've learned the antenna repair process is finally underway. We expect to have the repaired part back from the west coast and re-installed by early April! Thanks again for your patience.
Here's a brief history of the problem and our work to solve it:
Early Thursday 1/22/15, GLT's main transmitter shut down and would not restart. We are now broadcasting on our backup transmitter. As a result, some GLT listeners outside of McLean County will have problems picking up our broadcast signal.
On 2/3/15 we located what appears to be the damaged part of antenna that caused the problem and brought it to the ground. The damaged equipment has been sent to the manufacturer for repair. This will most likely take a month, maybe longer. As a result, GLT is still broadcasting at low power.
2/13/15: Peoria listeners who listen on 103.5 FM: as of today you should be able to tune into GLT again! GLT engineers have put together a temporary internet based fix. We are still working to restore reliable full service for all GLT listeners.
We're very sorry for the inconvenience. Please continue to check back here for updates on our progress. Thank you for your patience.
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