CKXS-FM is a Canadian radio station that broadcasts a variety hits format at 99.1 FM in Wallaceburg, Ontario. The station is branded as Your Music Variety.

CKXS-FM
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Frequency99.1 MHz (FM)
Branding99.1 FM
Programming
FormatVariety hits
Ownership
OwnerFive Amigos Broadcasting
History
First air date
2009
Technical information
ClassA
ERP1 kWs average
3 kWs peak
HAAT84.8 meters (278 ft)
Links
Websiteckxsfm.com

Owned by Five Amigos Broadcasting Inc., the station was authorized on May 26, 2009.[1]

Long-time local morning man Greg Hetherington is also the principal owner of 99.1 FM. CKXS is a popular station with customers in the USA near the border also. The core American listeners' being around Algonac, MI USA. To cater to the listeners, some weather is given in "F" as-well as "C".

The station launched on October 20, 2009 at 9:00 am EDT.[2][3][4][5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2009-305
  2. ^ New station hits the air on Tuesday, The Chatham Daily News, October 17, 2009
  3. ^ [1][permanent dead link]
  4. ^ Amigos Prepare To Hit The Air On CKXSFM 99.1FM!, Chatham-Kent Daily Post, October 19, 2009
  5. ^ There's a new signal on the air between Chatham and Windsor, Scott Fybush/North East Radio Watch, October 26, 2009

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 42°37′38″N 82°18′28″W / 42.62722°N 82.30778°W / 42.62722; -82.30778