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CBD-FM
CBCRadioOne.svg
City of license Saint John, New Brunswick
Broadcast area Southwestern New Brunswick
Branding CBC Radio One Saint John
Frequency 91.3 MHz (FM)
First air date October 15, 1964
Format News/Talk
ERP 80,000 watts [1]
Class C
Owner Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Sister stations CBAT-TV, CBZ-FM
Website CBC New Brunswick

CBD-FM is a Canadian radio station broadcasting at 91.3 MHz from Saint John, New Brunswick and is the local Radio One station of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.

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History

CBD was launched on October 15, 1964 at 1110 on the AM band. Prior to its launch, CBC Radio programming was aired on private affiliate CHSJ 1150. A simulcast on FM 91.3 began in 1981 before the AM transmitter was shut down in 1988. [2] [3]

Local Programming

CBD-FM currently produces news and current-affairs programs Information Morning which airs from 6 a.m. to 8:37 a.m. weekdays on CBD-FM and Shift which airs from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. weekdays throughout the province.

Staff

Current

  • Stephen Webb, host of Information Morning
  • Rachel Cave, newsreader, Information Morning, Summer and fill-in host of Shift
  • Paul Castle, host of Shift, former host of Information Morning
  • Sarah Trainor, reporter
  • Connell Smith, former reporter, associate producer Information Morning
  • Bobbi-Jean MacKinnon, reporter, formerly with Telegraph-Journal
  • Hance Colburne, repoter

Former

  • Roy Geldart, newsreader for/co-host of Information Morning (now retired)
  • Costas Halavrezos, former host of The Rolling Home Show (currently host of Maritime Noon, produced at CBHA-FM Halifax)
  • Stan Carew (currently host of Weekend Mornings, produced at CBHA-FM Halifax)
  • Brent Bambury (currently host of GO! on CBC Radio One)
  • Harvey MacLeod, producer of MainStreet and The Rolling Home Show (now retired)
  • Gary Mittelholtz, reporter/host of MainStreet and The Rolling Home Show (died on March 15, 2010)
  • Jo-Ann Roberts, host/reporter (now at CBCV-FM Victoria)
  • Christiane Vianncourt, host of Information Morning (now with Rogers Cable)

Rebroadcasters

Rebroadcasters of CBD-FM
City of license Identifier Frequency RECNet
St. Stephen CBAO 990 AM Query
Grand Manan CBZA-FM 103.7 FM Query

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