CKOH-FM

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CKOH-FM
City Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador
Frequency 99.3 FM
Power 1,000 watts
Class C
Former callsigns CKHV (unknown-2016)
Former frequencies 1340 AM (unknown-2016)
Owner Okalakatiget Society
CKOK-FM
City Nain, Newfoundland and Labrador
Frequency 99.9 MHz
Format repeater of CKHV
ERP 1,429 watts
HAAT -10.5 meters
Class A
Owner Okalakatiget Society

CKOH-FM is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 99.3 FM (formerly AM 1340) Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador. Owned by the Okalakatiget Society, the station broadcasts a community radio format for the region's First Nations and Inuit communities.

CKHV also has a Class A re-broadcaster in Nain, operating on 99.9 FM with the call sign CKOK-FM. CKOK was first used by CKOK-AM, Penticton, B.C. now know as CKOR.

As of the end of 2014, the station now streams online. The stream is live during local programming only. At other times, the stream is not available.

In January 2016, the OKalaKatiget Society applied to convert CKHV 1340 AM in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland & Labrador to 99.3 FM. Power will be 1,710 watts (average and maximum ERP). Antenna height will be 187 metres (EHAAT). The station will simulcast programming from CKOK 99.9 in Nain. Call letters will be CKOH-FM.[1] This application was approved by the CRTC on June 1, 2016. [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2016-20
  2. ^ Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2016-211, Type B Native FM radio station in Nain, CRTC, June 1, 2016

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Coordinates: 53°18′59″N 60°17′13″W / 53.31639°N 60.28694°W / 53.31639; -60.28694