Augustana Public Radio Information Service

General Information

Augustana Public Radio Information Service
c/o WVIK
Augustana College
639 38th Street
Rock Island, IL 61201
(309) 794 7500
chuck@magnifyit.com
http://www.wvik.org/reading-service-(apris).html

Staff

Pete Peterson, APRIS Coordinator, apris@wvik.org

Services Offered

  • Reading Services
    • Provides free readings of local and regional newspapers for the visually and physically impaired. Every week, some 200 local volunteers read from the Quad City Times, The Dispatch, Rock Island Argus, Clinton Herald, Des Moines Register, Chicago Tribune newspapers. In addition, the InTouch network from New York City provides national-distribution newspapers and magazines during the afternoon and overnight.