CBUF-FM

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CBUF-FM
City of license Vancouver, British Columbia
Broadcast area Metro Vancouver
Branding Ici Radio-Canada Première
Frequency 97.7 MHz (FM)
First air date December 1, 1967
Format public broadcasting
ERP 100 kilowatts
HAAT 567 metres
Class C
Transmitter coordinates 49°21′13″N 122°57′24″W / 49.353574°N 122.956696°W / 49.353574; -122.956696 (CBUF-FM Tower)Coordinates: 49°21′13″N 122°57′24″W / 49.353574°N 122.956696°W / 49.353574; -122.956696 (CBUF-FM Tower)
Callsign meaning CBU French
Owner Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Sister stations CBU (AM), CBUX-FM, CBU-FM, CBUT, CBUFT
Webcast Listen live
Website Première Chaîne Colombie-Britannique

CBUF-FM is a Canadian radio station, which broadcasts the programming of Radio-Canada's Ici Radio-Canada Première network throughout the province of British Columbia. The station broadcasts at 97.7 FM in Vancouver.

The station was first launched in 1967 as the first Radio-Canada station west of Ontario. It broadcasts from the CBC Regional Broadcast Centre on Hamilton Street in Downtown Vancouver.

CBUF also serves as the Première outlet for the Yukon Territory, by way of a locally-owned repeater in Yellowknife.

Programming[edit]

The station's local programs are Phare ouest, hosted by Julie Carpentier, in the mornings and Le Pont des arts, hosted by Yolaine Mottet, in the afternoons.

Transmitters[edit]

Rebroadcasters of CBUF-FM
City of license Identifier Frequency Power Class RECNet CRTC Decision
Chilliwack CBUF-FM-1 102.1 81 watts A Query
Dawson Creek CBUF-FM-7 93.7 70 watts A1 Query
Kamloops CBUF-FM-6 96.5 4,750 watts B Query
Kelowna CBUF-FM-2 90.5 2,700 watts B Query
Kitimat CBUF-FM-5 105.1 285 watts A Query
Port Alberni CBUF-FM-8 94.9 348 watts A Query
Prince George CBUF-FM-4 95.5 130 watts A1 Query
Terrace CBUF-FM-3 96.9 225 watts B Query
Victoria CBUF-FM-9 99.7 1,200 watts A Query 2003-147
Whistler CBUF-FM-10 103.1 500 watts A Query 2008-17
Whitehorse CFWY-FM 102.1 200 watts B Query

The transmitter in Whitehorse is not owned by the CBC, but is licensed to the Association Franco-Yukonnaise.[1]

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