CENTRAL ILLINOIS — WMBD and WYZZ’s weather radio programming events kick off Tuesday.
Your Local Weather Authority will be at the Hy-Vee at 4125 N. Sheridan Road in Peoria from 3-7 p.m., where they will program weather radios.
They are not selling the radios, but those interested can buy them at Hy-Vee and Schnucks stores in central Illinois. Those who buy them during these events can get them discounted for $29.99. Those who may already have a weather radio and want to make sure it is working properly can bring it in and have it checked out, even if its a different type of radio.
The following events are:
- Tue April 16 Schnucks Normal 1750 Bradford Lane
- Fri April 26 Schnucks Peoria 10405 N. Centerway Drive
- Fri May 10 Hy-Vee Bloomington 1403 N. Veterans Parkway
These will run 3-7 p.m. as well.