CFAN-FM

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CFAN-FM
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Broadcast area Miramichi, New Brunswick
Branding 99.3 The River
Slogan Today's Best Country
Frequency 99.3 MHz (FM)
First air date April 1949
Format Country
Owner Maritime Broadcasting System
Website 99.3 The River

CFAN-FM is a Canadian radio station broadcasting at 99.3 MHz in Miramichi, New Brunswick. The station is owned by the Maritime Broadcasting System.

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CFAN originally began as CKMR-AM in April 1949 at 1340 kHz. It moved to 790 kHz in 1956. In 1973, CKMR's callsign had changed to CFAN. On July 2, 2002, CFAN was given approval to switch to the FM band.[1] On January 10, 2003, CFAN officially launched as an FM station branded as "Miramichi's Best Music — 99.3 The River". On September 7, 2012 at 6 p.m., CFAN-FM changed their format from Adult Contemporary to Country. The station branding remained the same but the station's slogan was changed to Today's Best Country.

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Coordinates: 47°03′32″N 65°40′05″W / 47.05889°N 65.66806°W / 47.05889; -65.66806