CKGN-FM

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CKGN-FM
CKGN 89,7-94,7 logo.gif
City Kapuskasing, Ontario
Branding CKGN
Slogan La voix d'chez nous
Frequency 89.7 FM
Format community radio
ERP 3.0 kWs
HAAT 55 meters (180 ft)
Class A
Owner Radio Communautaire KapNord
Website CKGN website
CKGN-FM-1
City Smooth Rock Falls, Ontario
Frequency 94.7 FM
Format repeater of CKGN-FM
ERP 250 watts
HAAT 50.3 meters (165 ft)
Class A1
Owner Radio Communautaire KapNord


CKGN-FM is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 89.7 FM in Kapuskasing, Ontario and 94.7 FM in Smooth Rock Falls.

Owned and operated by Radio communautaire KapNord cooperative, it is a non-profit community radio station for the region's franco-ontarian community.

History of the CKGN call letters[edit]

CKGN is a former callsign from a television station in North Bay, Ontario from 1955 to 1962, known today as CKNY-TV and CKGN was again used for a television station (Global Television) in Toronto, Ontario from 1974 to 1984. The call letters remained unused until the launch of CKGN-FM in the early 1990s.[1][2]

Other[edit]

In 2000, the station was authorized to add a transmitter at Smooth Rock Falls to operate on the frequency 94.7 FM.[3]

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