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City of license Peace River, Alberta
Broadcast area Peace River
Branding YL Country
Slogan Peace Country Favourites
Frequency 610 kHz
Format Country Music
Power 10,000 watts (day)
10,000 watts (night)
Class B

CKYL is a Canadian radio station that broadcasts a country music radio format at 610 AM in Peace River, Alberta and also several different other frequencies on the FM dial. The station is branded as YL Country and is owned by Peace River Broadcasting.


CKYL originally began broadcasting in 1954 at 630 AM, until it moved to its current AM 610 kHz frequency in the late 1950s or early 60s. The station is also heard via a number of FM translators in various communities in northern Alberta. CKYL (AM) is a Class B regional station broadcasting with a power of 10,000 watts daytime and nighttime.


Rebroadcasters of CKYL
City of license Identifier Frequency Power Class RECNet CRTC Decision
Fairview CKYL-FM-3 88.5 FM 820 watts A Query
High Prairie CKYL-FM-2 92.1 FM 1,500 watts A Query
La Crete CKLA-FM 92.1 FM 27 watts LP Query 95-248
Peace River CKYL-FM-1 94.9 FM 2,800 watts A Query 2006-310
Rainbow Lake CJRA-FM 93.1 FM 49 watts LP Query 97-526
Saddle Hills County CKYL-FM-5 88.9 FM 2,500 watts B1 Query
Valleyview CKYL-FM-4 88.7 FM 1,400 watts A Query
Manning CKYL-FM-6 93.3 FM 880 watts A Query 2011-649

On October 17, 2011, Peace River Broadcasting received CRTC approval to operate a new transmitter at Manning, Alberta on 93.3 MHz. [1]

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Coordinates: 56°13′59″N 117°17′31″W / 56.233°N 117.292°W / 56.233; -117.292