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City Ottawa, Ontario
Broadcast area National Capital Region
Branding Ici Musique
Frequency 102.5 MHz (FM)
First air date September 12, 1974
Format music (classical, jazz, world music, French pop)
ERP 84 kW
Class C1
Former callsigns CBOF-FM (1974-1991)
Owner Société Radio-Canada
Website ICI Musique

CBOX-FM is a Canadian radio station. It broadcasts the Société Radio-Canada's Ici Musique network at 102.5 FM in Ottawa, Ontario. CBOX's studios are located in the CBC Ottawa Broadcast Centre on Sparks Street, while its transmitter is located in Camp Fortune, Quebec.

This station signed on for the first time on September 12, 1974, the same day Radio-Canada launched a separate FM service. It was formerly known as CBOF-FM until 1991, when sister station CBOF converted to the FM dial.

As of April 2014, the only local programme at CBOX-FM is Beau temps, mauvais temps, hosted by Jhade Montpetit, on weekday mornings. This program — which airs on every station belonging to the Ici Musique network outside Montreal with different hosts— will be cancelled in June due to cuts to the 2014-2015 CBC/Radio-Canada budget.[1][2]


  1. ^ "CBC/Radio-Canada looks to the future as it makes tough choices to balance its budget". CBC/Radio-Canada. CBC/Radio-Canada. 10 April 2014. Retrieved 17 April 2014. 
  2. ^ Gaboury, Paul (10 April 2014). "Radio-Canada: les détails des compressions locales connus vendredi". Le Droit. Retrieved 17 April 2014. 

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Coordinates: 45°25′16″N 75°41′59″W / 45.4212°N 75.6998°W / 45.4212; -75.6998