CKFF-FM is a First Nations community radio station that operates at 104.1 MHz (FM) in Kipawa, Quebec, Canada.

Frequency104.1 MHz (FM)
BrandingDrumbeat Radio
FormatFirst Nations community radio
OwnerKebaowek First Nation
First air date
2020 (2020)
Technical information
ERP6,000 watts
HAAT55.5 metres

Branded as Drumbeat Radio, the station airs a variety of programs, interviews, stories, culture and music including country, rock, pop and more. [1]

History edit

On November 13, 2018, Kebaowek First Nation (OBCI) received approval from the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) to operate a new english-language Indigenous (Type B Native) FM radio programming in Kipawa, Quebec which would operate at 104.1 MHz (channel 281A) with an average effective radiated power (ERP) of 6,000 watts (non-directional antenna with an effective height of antenna above average terrain of 55.5 metres). [2]

The station signed on the air as Drumbeat Radio in April 2020. [3]

References edit

  1. ^ Kipawa Radio Station Drumbeat Radio CKFF 104.1 FM -
  2. ^ Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2018-423, Indigenous FM radio station in Kipawa, CRTC, November 13, 2018
  3. ^ Kebaowek First Nation Newsletter, see pages 2 and 3, June 2020 (PDF)

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