CBCT-FM is a Canadian radio station. It is the CBC Radio One affiliate for all of Prince Edward Island, with studios in Charlottetown, broadcasting at 96.1 MHz (FM).

CityCharlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Broadcast areaPrince Edward Island
BrandingCBC Radio One
Frequency96.1 MHz (FM)
First air date1977
ERP100,000 watts
Callsign meaningCanadian Broadcasting Corporation CharlotteTown
Former frequencies96.9 MHz (1977-1985)
OwnerCanadian Broadcasting Corporation
Sister stationsCBCT-DT
WebsiteCBC Prince Edward Island


CBCT-FM was launched in 1977 on 96.9 MHz. Prior to its launch, CBC Radio programming aired on private affiliate CFCY, as well as a repeater of CBA in Moncton. In 1985, CBCT-FM's frequency was changed to 96.1.[1] The signal is broadcast from a CBC-owned transmitting tower on Strathgartney Hill in Churchill, 15 km west of Charlottetown.


Local programs Island Morning with Matt Rainnie and Mitch Cormier (6:00-8:30 a.m.) and Mainstreet with Karen Mair (4-6 p.m.) are produced from the station on weekdays.


Rebroadcasters of CBCT-FM
City of licenseIdentifierFrequencyPowerClassRECNet
ElmiraCBCT-FM-292.3 FM3150 wattsAQuery
St. EdwardCBCT-FM-1101.1 FM6500 wattsB1Query


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