On September 11, 2008, Tantramar Community Radio Society was denied a licence to operate a new community radio station at Amherst.  On June 15, 2009, Tantramar Community Radio Society received Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) approval to operate a new FM community radio station at Amherst. The new station would operate at 107.9 MHz (channel 300B1) with an effective radiated power of 6,500 watts (non-directional antenna/effective height of antenna above average terrain of 123 metres). 
On July 21, 2011 at 1:07pm, CFTA-FM 107.9 signed on the air with a test broadcast.
- tantramarfm.ca - official website.
- CFTA-FM history at Canadian Communications Foundation
- Query the REC's Canadian station database for CFTA-FM
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