CBCT-FM

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).

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

History

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.

Programming

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.

Transmitters

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

References

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