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CityLynden, Washington
Broadcast areaVancouver, British Columbia
Bellingham, Washington
BrandingPraise 106-5
SloganUplifting & Encouraging
Frequency106.5 MHz (also on HD Radio)
First air date1960 (1960) (as KLYN-FM)
FormatContemporary Christian
Christmas music (Nov.-Dec.)
HD2: Christian country "Sky Country Radio"
ERP68,000 watts
HAAT711 meters (2,333 ft)
Facility ID14506
Transmitter coordinates48°40′46.00″N 122°50′31.00″W / 48.6794444°N 122.8419444°W / 48.6794444; -122.8419444Coordinates: 48°40′46.00″N 122°50′31.00″W / 48.6794444°N 122.8419444°W / 48.6794444; -122.8419444
Callsign meaningWashington PraiZe (play on the word "Praise")
Former callsignsKLYN-FM (1960–1981)
KLYN (1981–1996)
OwnerCRISTA Ministries
Sister stationsKCMS, KCIS, KFMK
WebcastListen Live
Listen Live (HD2) (HD2)

KWPZ (106.5 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a Contemporary Christian format, with an emphasis on praise and worship music. Licensed to Lynden, Washington, United States, the station serves the Northwest Washington, Metro Vancouver, the Fraser Valley and Victoria areas. The station is currently owned by Crista Ministries.[1] BBM Canada lists the station in the Vancouver ratings.

KWPZ broadcasts in HD Radio.[2]

  • KWPZ HD1 is a simulcast of "PRAISE 106-5".
  • KWPZ HD2 is known as "Sky Country Radio".


Programs broadcast on KWPZ include:

Adventures in Odyssey,

Focus on the Family,

Insight for Living,

Back to the Bible,

Grace to You,

Turning Point,

Family Life Today,

Extreme Praise: "Praise for a New Generation",

A New Beginning, and

Paws & Tales.


  1. ^ "KWPZ Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
  2. ^ HD Radio Guide for Seattle-Tacoma

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