All campuses of Indian River State College will be closed Thursday evening, January 9, due to localized flooding and heavy rain conditions.  All evening classes and activities are cancelled. 

It is expected that the College will open for classes on Friday, January 10.  Monitor the IRSC website, Face Book and WQCS 88.9FM for updates. 

Scripps Treasure Coast News reports that St. Lucie County public schools will be closed Friday, according to schools Superintendent Genelle Yost.

Flooded Roads 

 WQCS 88.9 FM is one of 25 NPR Member stations that has been selected to participate in a pilot program to demonstrate the delivery of emergency alerts to people who are deaf or hard-of-hearing in the Gulf Coast states. The initiative is a joint effort with NPR Labs, the technology research and development group of NPR, under a grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

IRSC remains open

Jun 6, 2013

IRSC is closely monitoring weather conditions along the Treasure Coast and in Okeechobee.  Please be aware that all campuses are open and classes will be held as scheduled. Please check www.irsc.edu, the IRSC Facebook page and WQCS 88.9 FM for updates.

More than 30 automakers now offer HD Radio technology. The momentum continues as Honda and Dodge announced their first vehicles to include HD Radio and Cadillac, Hyundai, Jeep, Kia, Mitsubishi, and Toyota all announced new or refreshed vehicles with HD Radio Technology at the NY Auto Show.

• Honda – Announced an all-new 2014 Odyssey that will be the first Honda vehicle to offer HD Radio Technology.
• Dodge – Announced the refreshed 2014 Durango SUV as the first Dodge vehicle to offer HD Radio Technology.

1. Sponsors This WQCS HD Radio Give Away is sponsored by WQCS 88.9 FM, 3209 Virginia Avenue, Ft. Pierce, FL 34981 ("Sponsor"). 2. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER Persons who wish to enter the WQCS Ticket Give Away ("Participants") are not required to make a pledge or contribution, or to attend any sales presentation nor purchase any of Sponsor's products. 3.

More Autos with HD

Jan 19, 2013

Radio officials announced after the North American International Auto Show the addition of two more automakers and more vehicles that will offer HD Radio Technology. Jeep and Infiniti announced they would introduce HD Radio Technology for the first time and Chevrolet, Kia, and Lexus all announced new vehicles including HD Radio Technology at the Detroit Show. Here are the other HD announcements from the show. Chevrolet – Announced that the all-new 2014 C7 Corvette Stingray will offer HD Radio Technology.

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Join other listeners of 88.9FM at the WQCS OPEN HOUSE on Friday, November 30th from 4 to 7 pm and Saturday, December 1st from 10 am to 2 pm as we celebrate 30 years of serving our community.  WQCS studios are located at 3209 Virginia Avenue in Ft. Pierce…look for the radio tower near the Indian River State College campus.



Hurricane Preparedness Seminar

Martin County – June 23, 2012 from 10am to 2pm

Indian River State College Wolf Center

2400 SE Salerno Road, Stuart, FL 34997


Beginning with the popular NPR quiz show “Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me “ at 11 am following Car Talk.At noon, the Peabody Award –winning NPR show Radio Lab is designed for listeners who are curious about the world of science, but also want to be moved and surprised.  At 1 pm, hear Marketplace Money followed by the Splendid Table at 2. Bob Edwards’ interviews with artists and news-makers are heard at 3 pm followed at4 pm by Florida Frontiers’  look at the sunshine state’s history.  Then it’s American Variety’s interviews followed by All Things Considered at 5 pm. All on WQCS 88.9, HD1 this Saturd