Vandalism Briefly Knocks WCMY Off The Air
December 1, 2014 at 4:36 AM (PT)
NRG MEDIA News-Talk WCMY-A/OTTAWA, IL was knocked off the air FRIDAY afternoon, the station reports, with PD JAY LESEURE saying a lightning arrester was snapped off, an antenna tuning unit was taken, and other equipment was stolen at the station's transmitter site.
The station continued to stream while the damage was repaired. WCMY returned to the air on SATURDAY morning, with newscasts from the period the station was off the air available on demand at the WCMY website.