Web Stream

It's a long story, but here it goes: NPR Digital Services recently announced its transition from Limelight to Triton Digital to host its streaming service. Because both Boise State Public Radio's news and classical streams are hosted via NPR, we've undergone updates regarding our streaming player and URLs.

Good news, web stream listeners: Boise State Public Radio's classical stream has been updated to a more reliable streaming service. This means your online listening experience should be a better one.

We've also added a fourth stream for your enjoyment: Radio Bilingüe, the National Latino Public Radio Network.

These changes mean your Internet browser may have saved a previous version of one of our web streams.

Don't fret - there's a quick fix to clear that saved browser or cache.

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Boise State Public Radio isn't just available on your FM dial anymore. Over the last several months, we've been working to make our news web stream more reliable, AND the jazz web stream is back!

Plus, Boise State Public Radio content can now be heard on a variety of NPR platforms.

Here are the details...

Good news, web stream listeners, Boise State Public Radio's news stream has been updated to a more reliable streaming service. This means your online listening experience should be a better one.

The technical change means your Internet browser may have saved a previous version of one of our web streams.

There's a quick fix to clear that saved browser or cache.

If you're using a Windows-based machine, hard refresh your browser by simultaneously pressing CTRL and F5.

This post was updated at 10:00 a.m. Aug. 28, 2014.

Boise State Public Radio's classical music web stream, KBSU, is back on the air.

The stream was taken offline for repairs last week.

Thanks for your patience, and happy listening!

This post was originally created Aug. 21, 2014.

Boise State Public Radio's classical music web stream, KBSU, is currently down.

Boise State Public Radio's jazz and Radio Bilingue web streams are currently unavailable.

Chief engineer Tom Lowther says the two station's streaming machines are down and repair is underway.

Boise State Public Radio's news and classical web streams, however, are fully functional.

This post was updated April 1 at 6:45 p.m.:

Boise State Public Radio's news and classical music web streams are now fully functional.

This post was updated April 1 at 10:20 a.m.:

The Boise State Public Radio web streams are still unavailable as engineers work to move circuits from our old broadcast facility into our new station.

We'll update this post when the streams are back online.

This post was updated Jan. 9 at 3:00 p.m.

Boise State Public Radio's online jazz stream has been upgraded and is fully functional.

Original Post: Boise State Public Radio engineers are upgrading the jazz web-stream, which means you can expect intermittent outages.

Work to upgrade the jazz web-stream will begin  Monday and should be finished within a couple of days.

Thank you for your patience as we work to make the jazz web-stream even better!

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UPDATE 1:50: Our web streams are now available. Thanks for your patients.  

UPDATE | Aug. 9 at 10:30:  Our live web streams are again unavailable. We are working quickly to resolve the issue.

We are working with Time Warner, the company that operates our Internet circuit.

You can still listen to us on your FM radio. Find your local frequency here.

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We're upgrading our live web streaming service to make it more reliable, and allow more people to listen to Boise State Public Radio at the same time.

The upgrade means you may experience brief outages or disruptions over the next several hours.

We hope to keep these outages to a minimum and have our news and music web streams running at full capacity by the end of the day.

Thank you for your patience.

UPDATE JULY 2: The KBSX News 91.5 web stream is now fully functioning. Thank you for your patience and happy listening!

ORIGINAL POST: The KBSX News 91.5 web stream is currently unavailable. The computer that supports the KBSX News live web stream failed.

We're in the process of moving the system onto a different computer. We hope to have the KBSX News 91.5 web stream up and running by Tuesday.