WNIN Editorial Integrity Statement

As a designated broadcaster by the Federal Communications Commission, WNIN, Tri-State Public Media is obligated to honor the American democratic concepts of freedom of the press and the free flow of information.

WNIN must assure the community represented by our FCC license that our news, programming and editorial content is free of influence from commercial, political and promotional interests.

  • WNIN, Tri-State Public Media will also strive for accuracy, inclusivity and relevance to current issues when creating our news and programming content.
  • The station and its employees will always strive to presnt news content consistent with the journalistic ethics as defined by the Radio-Television Digital News Association (RTDNA.org)
  • WNIN, Tri-State Public Media will not sacrifice editorial integrity for the political, financial or promotional goals of any individual or organization.
  • WNIN, Tri-State Public Media  will abide by the constitutional and statutory responsibilities utlined in the station's FCC license, as well as other applicable laws.