CHLX-FM

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CHLX-FM
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City of license Gatineau, Quebec
Broadcast area National Capital Region
(Eastern Ontario, Western Quebec, Upstate New York)
Branding Planète 97,1
Slogan Succès et Nostalgie
Frequency 97.1 MHz (FM)
First air date 2002
Format classical music / smooth jazz / adult contemporary
ERP 11.2 kW
Class B1
Owner RNC Media
Webcast (French) Flash stream
Website (French) couleurfm.ca

CHLX-FM is a Canadian radio station, which broadcasts at 97.1 FM in Gatineau, Quebec. A francophone station owned by RNC Media, CHLX airs a mixed format of classical music, jazz and adult contemporary hits, branded as Planète 97,1.

Until 2008 it was branded as Couleur FM, airing classical music.

CHLX was licensed by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission in 2001, and launched on September 23, 2002.[1]

On July 11th, 2014, it was announced that CHLX would flip to Hot AC as 97.1 Rythme FM on August 25th, as part of a licensing deal between Cogeco and RNC. Rythme FM is heard throughout Quebec on Cogeco stations in Montreal, Sherbrooke, Trois Rivieres, and Saint Jerome.

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Coordinates: 45°26′34″N 75°43′58″W / 45.44278°N 75.73278°W / 45.44278; -75.73278