WLKL Radio & TV Broadcasting

You can now listen live to 89.9 The Max Alternative anywhere in the world online! You can also give us a call or send us an email to make a request!


WLKL, 89.9 FM, is located in the Northwest Building on the campus of Lake Land College. The station is staffed by students enrolled in Radio/TV classes at Lake Land College. WLKL’s primary format is alternative rock, with a touch of 70’s hits from 7:00 – 8:00 am and throwbacks from the 80’s from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Add 4 hours of techno on Saturday nights beginning at 11:00 p.m. and you have WLKL, The Max Alternative.

This 1300 watt station reaches a 25 – 30 mile radius of the Lake Land College campus, providing listeners with up to date news, weather forecasts, Lake Land events, and sports scores. Thanks for listening from the students and staff at WLKL 89.9 FM, the Max Alternative!

On-Air Schedule

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
7 a.m. – 8 a.m. Maclean
8 a.m. – 9 a.m.
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
10 a.m. – 11 a.m. Hannah Hannah
11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Caleb/Sara Sydney/Sara Tyler/Joe Sydney Caleb Maclean
12 p.m. – 1 p.m. Hannah Brett/Dakota Hannah Trey/Joe  Trey/Brett
1 p.m. – 2 p.m. Kobe/Jodie Will/Nik P. Laura/Jodie Will/Nik P. Cody/Jodie
2 p.m. – 3 p.m. Kobe Will Kobe Sydney Elijah/Maclean
3 p.m. – 4 p.m. Cole/Tyler
Elijah/Kaleb Cole/Tyler
4 p.m. – 5 p.m.  Kaleb Chandler  Kaleb  Chandler
5 p.m. – 6 p.m. Cody/Maclean Laura  Lisa Laura Lisa
6 p.m. – 7 p.m.  Lisa Lisa
7 p.m. – 8 p.m.
8 p.m. – 9 p.m.
9 p.m. – 10 p.m.

FCC Public License File

FCC Public License File

For those with disabilities and wanting to access the online Public File please contact:
Greg Powers
5001 Lake Land Blvd.
Mattoon, IL 61938


A special thanks to Sullivan Okaw Valley Football Underwriters, Scott State Bank, and Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center Sullivan Clinic for making Live Sports on WLKL 89.9 the Max Alternative possible. We appreciate their support of 89.9 the Max Alternative.

If you are interesting in underwriting on WLKL, contact station manager Greg Powers at 217-234-5335 or by email at gpowers@lakelandcollege.edu.

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