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CBWK-FM
CBCRadioOne.svg
City of license Thompson, Manitoba
Broadcast area Northern Manitoba
Branding CBC Radio One
Frequency 100.9 MHz (FM)
First air date 1980
Format public broadcasting
ERP 94 watts
Class A1
Callsign meaning Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Winnipeg K (11 in an alphabetical series)
Owner Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Website CBC Manitoba

CBWK-FM is the callsign of the CBC Radio One station in Thompson, Manitoba. The station broadcasts at FM 100.9.

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History

Formerly a rebroadcaster of Winnipeg's CBW, the Thompson station was upgraded to a full CBC production centre in the early 1990s to improve local service in rural northern Manitoba. The station also formerly produced a special evening program for the region's large First Nations population, in conjunction with Native Communications, but with the launch of NCI's own radio network this has been discontinued.

Local programming

CBWK airs its own local program, North Country, in the mornings, but airs CBW's Up to Speed in the afternoons.

Rebroadcasters

Rebroadcasters of CBWK-FM
City of license Identifier Frequency RECNet
Brochet CBDE-FM 105.1 Query
Churchill CHFC 1230 AM Query
Cranberry Portage CBWU-FM 88.9 Query
Easterville CBWE-FM 95.5 Query
Flin Flon CBWF-FM 90.9 Query
Gillam CBWG-FM 99.9 Query
God's Lake Narrows CBWN-FM 99.9 Query
Grand Rapids CBWH-FM 101.5 Query
Ilford CBWI-FM 94.7 Query
Leaf Rapids CBWP-FM 94.5 Query
Lynn Lake CBDU-FM 95.1 Query
Moose Lake CBWC-FM 99.9 Query
Nelson House CBWO-FM 93.7 Query
Oxford House CBWM-FM 95.5 Query
The Pas CBWJ-FM 94.5 Query
Poplar River CBDI-FM 103.5 Query
Pukatawagan CBDS-FM 102.5[1] Query
Shamattawa CBDG-FM 105.1 Query
Snow Lake CBWL-FM 95.5 Query
South Indian Lake CBWQ-FM 95.5 Query
Waasagomach CBWD-FM 105.1 Query
Wabowden CBWB-FM 90.5 [2] Query

Two transmitters also rebroadcast the programming of CBWK-FM, but are owned by local community groups rather than by the CBC.

Rebroadcasters of CBWK-FM
City of license Identifier Frequency RECNet
Cross Lake CFNC 1490 AM Query
Lac Brochet VF2106 96.9 Query

References

  1. ^ Moving from 690 AM in 2008 per CRTC Decision 2008-108.
  2. ^ Decision CRTC 92-491

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