|Broadcast area||Waterloo Region|
|Frequency||98.5 MHz (FM)|
|Branding||FM 98.5 CKWR|
|Format||Adult album alternative, Multicultural|
|Owner||Wired World Inc.|
First air date
Call sign meaning
|C Kitchener-Waterloo Radio|
|HAAT||180 meters (590 ft)|
Their studios are located on 1446 King Street East in Kitchener while their transmitter is located on top of Kitchener City Hall.
CKWR is a not-for-profit radio station that serves the communities of Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge and Guelph. It was the first licensed community radio station in Canada, receiving a license in 1973. Programming weekdays is Adult album alternative with local news and community events announcements. Evenings are specialty programs, and weekends are multicultural.
- FM 98.5 CKWR
- CKWR-FM history – Canadian Communications Foundation
- CKWR-FM in the REC Canadian station database