Ontario, City of Toronto

Former City of Toronto Radio Stations
LISTINGS/HISTORIES

Existing City of Toronto Radio Stations

CBL-FM / CBLA-FM / CFMJ-AM / CFMZ-FM / CFNY-FM / CFRB-AM / CFTR-AM / CFXJ-FM / CFZM-FM / CHBM-FM / CHFI-FM / CHIN-AM / CHIN-FM / CHKT-AM / CHOQ-FM / CHRY-FM / CHSL-AM / CHTO-AM / CHUM-FM / CHUM-AM / CILQ-FM / CIND-FM / CIRR-FM / CIRV-FM / CIUT-FM / CJBC-FM / CJBC-AM / CJCL-AM / CJRT-FM / CJSA-FM / CJVF-FM / CKAV-FM 1 / CKFM-FM / CKHC-FM / CKIS-FM / CKRG-FM


Toronto


CBL-FM (Radio Two)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CBL-FM199794.138,000renamed CBC Radio Two
CBL-FM197694.138,000Canadian Broadcasting Corp.
CBL-FM196894.111,900Canadian Broadcasting Corp.
CBC-FM196694.111,900Canadian Broadcasting Corp.
VE9E-FM194699.1250Canadian Broadcasting Corp.


CBLA-FM (Radio One)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CBLA-FM199899.1100,000Canadian Broadcasting Corp.
CBL-AM194174050,000Canadian Broadcasting Corp.
CBL-AM193784050,000Purchased by Canadian Broadcasting Corp.
CRCT-AM19368405,000CRBC
CRCT-AM19348405,000C.R.B.C.
CRCT-AM19338405,000leased from Gooderham & Worts
CRCT-AM19339605,000C.R.B.C.
CKGW-AM19318405,000Gooderham & Worts / CNR
CKGW-AM19299605,000Gooderham & Worts / CNR
CKGW-AM19296905,000Gooderham & Worts / CNR
CKGW-AM19289105,000Gooderham & Worts
CKGW-AM19279605,000Gooderham & Worts
CKGW-AM19259105,000Gooderham & Worts


CFMJ-AM (Talk Radio AM640)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CFMJ-AM200264050,000Corus Entertainment Inc.
CFYI-AM200064050,000Corus Entertainment Inc.
CFYI-AM199964050,000WIC Radio Ltd.
CHOG-AM199064050,000Westcom Radio Group Ltd. (WIC)
CFGM-AM198864050,000Westcom Radio Group Ltd. (WIC)
CHOG-AM198864050,000WIC Radio Ltd. (Western Int'l. Communications)
CFGM-AM1985132050,000Westcom Radio Group Ltd. (WIC)
CFGM-AM1978132050,000CFGM Broadcasting Ltd.
CFGM-AM1973131050,000CFGM becomes part of IWC
CFGM-AM1971131050,000Slaight Communications buys CFGM
CFGM-AM1969131050,000CFGM Broadcasting Ltd.
CFGM-AM1966131010,000/2,500CFGM Broadcasting Ltd.
CFGM-AM1961131010,000/2,500Radio Richmond Hill Ltd.
CJRH-AM195913101,000/250Radio Richmond Hill Ltd.
CJRH-AM19571300500 dayRadio Richmond Hill Ltd.


CFMZ-FM (Classical 96.3 FM)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CFMZ-FM201096.313,300Zoomermedia Ltd.
CFMZ-FM200896.313,300MZ Media Inc.
CFMZ-FM200696.313,300MZ Media Inc. (Moses Xnaimer)
CFMX-FM199296.313,300Martin Rosenthal
CFMX-FM198896.3117,000Different Drummer Communications Inc.


CFNY-FM (102.1 The Edge)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CFNY-FM1999102.135,000Corus Entertainment Inc.
CFNY-FM1994102.135,000Shaw Radio Ltd.
CFNY-FM1989102.135,000Maclean-Hunter Ltd.
CFNY-FM1983102.135,000Selkirk Communications Ltd.
CFNY-FM1980102.1100,000Mutual Communications (1980) Ltd.
CFNY-FM1979102.1100,000Mutual Broadcasting Ltd.
CFNY-FM1977102.1100,000CHIC Radio Ltd. (Brampton)
CHIC-FM1960102.1857Broadcasting Station CFJB Ltd. (Brampton)


CFRB-AM  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CFRB-AM2013101050,000Bell Media
CFRB-AM2007101050,000Astral Media Inc.
CFRB-AM1985101050,000Standard Radio Inc.
CFRB-AM1978101050,000Black brothers acquire Argus Corp. (Standard Broadcasting)
CFRB-AM1966101050,000Standard Radio becomes Standard Broadcasting
CFRB-AM1962101050,000CFRB Ltd. (Standard Radio Limited)
CFRB-AM1946101010,000Argus Corp. buys Rogers Radio Ltd.
CFRB-AM194186010,000Rogers Radio Ltd.
CFRB-AM193469010,000Rogers Radio Broadcasting Co.
CFRB-AM193269010,000Rogers Majestic Corp. Ltd.
CFRB-AM19316905,000Standard Radio Manufacturing Corp.(Rogers)
9RB/CFRB-AM192710301,000Standard Radio Manufacturing Corp.(Rogers)


CFTR-AM (680 News)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CFTR-AM198568050,000Rogers Broadcasting Ltd.
CFTR-AM197968020,000Rogers Radio Broadcasting Co.
CFTR-AM197568025,000Rogers Broadcasting Ltd.
CFTR-AM197168010,000/250Rogers Broadcasting Ltd.
CHFI-AM19696802,500/1,000E. S. Rogers
CHFI-AM19666801,000/100CHFI Ltd.
CHFI-AM1962154050 dayCHFI-FM Ltd.


CFXJ-FM  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CFXJ-FM201493.51,170Newcap Inc.
CFXJ-FM201193.51,170Bell Media
CFXJ-FM201093.51,170CTV Limited
CFXJ-FM200193.51,170Milestone Radio Inc.


CFZM-FM (Zoomer Radio AM 740)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CFZM-FM201074050,000Zoomermedia Ltd.
CFZM-AM200874050,000MZ Media Inc.
CHWO-AM200174050,000Prime Time Radio LP
CHWO-AM1971125010,000CHWO Radio Ltd.
CHWO-AM195612501,000CHWO Radio Ltd.


CHBM-FM (boom 97.3)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CHBM-FM201497.328,900Newcap Inc.
CHBM-FM200997.328,900Astral Media Inc.
CJEZ-FM200797.328,000Astral Media Inc.
CJEZ-FM200297.328,900Standard Radio Inc.
CJEZ-FM199597.328.900Telemedia Communications Inc.
CJEZ-FM199497.328,900Redmond Broadcasting Inc.
CJEZ-FM198797.34,000Redmond Broadcasting Inc.


CHFI-FM (98.1 CHFI)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CHFI-FM198598.144,000Rogers Broadcasting Ltd.
CHFI-FM197698.144,000Rogers Broadcasting Ltd.
CHFI-FM197298.1210,000Rogers Radio Ltd.
CHFI-FM196198.1210,000CHFI-FM Ltd.
CHFI-FM196098.19,000/450Aldred Rogers Ltd.
CHFI-FM195798.1282Edward James Piggott


CHIN-FM (Multi-cultural)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CHIN-FM1992100.78,500CHIN Radio/TV International
CHIN-FM1967100.750,000CHIN Ltd.


CHIN-AM (Multi-cultural)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CHIN-AM1985154050,000/30,000CHIN Radio/TV International
CHIN-AM1966154050 dayJohnnie Lombardi


CHKT-AM (Multi-cultural)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CHKT-AM1997143050,000Fairchild Holdings (Chinese programming)
CKYC-AM199459050,000Rogers bought MacLean Hunter Ltd.
CKYC-AM198159050,000Telemedia Communications Inc.
CKEY-AM196659010,000/5,000Maclean Hunter Ltd.
CKEY-AM196459010,000/5,000Shoreacres Broadcasting Ltd.
CKEY-AM19455805,100Frybrook Ltd. (Jack Kent Cooke)
CKCL-AM1925840500Dominion Battery Co.


CHOQ-FM (French)  -  History / Histoire


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CHOQ-FM2005105.11,000La Coopérative radiophonique de Toronto inc.


CHRY-FM (Campus)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CHRY-FM1987105.550CHRY Community Radio Inc. (York University)


CHSL-AM (Multi-cultural)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CHSL-AM200416101,000San Lorenzo Latin American Community Centre


CHTO-AM  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CHTO-AM200716901,000Canadian Hellenic Toronto Radio Inc.


CHUM-FM (104.5 CHUM FM)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CHUM-FM2011104.540,000Bell Media
CHUM-FM2007104.540,000CTVglobemedia
CHUM-FM1976104.540,000CHUM Ltd.
CHUM-FM1968104.5100,000CHUM Ltd.
CHUM-FM1967104.554,000CHUM Ltd.
CHUM-FM1966104.554,000Radio CHUM 1050 Ltd.
CHUM-FM1963104.518,000Radio CHUM 1050 Ltd.


CHUM-AM (TSN Radio 1050)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CHUM-AM2011105050,000Bell Media
CHUM-AM2007105050,000CTVglobemedia
CHUM-AM1967105050,000CHUM Ltd.
CHUM-AM1964105050,000CHUM Ltd.
CHUM-AM195910505,000/2.500Radio CHUM 1050 Ltd.
CHUM-AM195810505,000/2,500York Broadcasters Ltd.
CHUM-AM195710502,500York Broadcasters Ltd.
CHUM-AM195410501,000 dayYork Broadcasters Ltd purchased by Allan Waters
CHUM-AM194410501,000 dayYork Broadcasters Ltd.


CILQ-FM (Q 107)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CILQ-FM2000107.140,000Corus Entertainment Inc.
CILQ-FM1997107.140,000WIC Radio Ltd.
CILQ-FM1985107.140,000Westcom Radio Group Ltd. (WIC)
CILQ-FM1977107.140,000CFGM Broadcasting Ltd. (IWC Communications)


CIND-FM (Indie 88)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CIND-FM201388.1532Rock 95 Broadcasting Ltd.


CIRR-FM (PROUD FM)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CIRR-FM2007103.950Evanov Radio Group & Rainbow Media Group Inc.


CIRV-FM (Multicultural)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CIRV-FM200188.91,880CIRC Radio Inc.
CIRV-FM199688.91,000CIRC Radio Inc.
CIRV-FM199388.9413CIRC Radio Inc.
CIRV-FM199388.9330CIRC Radio Inc.
CIRV-FM199088.7250CIRC Radio Inc.
CIRV-FM198688.722CIRC Radio Inc.


CIUT-FM (Campus)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CIUT-FM198789.515,000University of Toronto Community Radio


CJBC-FM (Espace musique)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CJBC-FM199290.33,500Radio Canada


CJBC-AM  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CJBC-AM196486050,000CBC
CJBC-AM196286050,000CBC
CJBC-AM194686050,000CBC
CJBC-AM194510105,000CBC
CJBC-AM194310101,000CBC
CBY-AM194110101,000CBC
CBY-AM19391420100CBC
CBY-AM1938960100CBC
CRCY-AM1937960100CBC
CRCY-AM19361420100Canadian Broadcasting Corp.


CJCL-AM ("THE FAN" ( formerly CKFH-AM))  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CJCL-AM200259050,000Rogers Broadcasting Ltd.
CKYC-AM199559050,000Telemedia Communications Inc. (to CJCL)
CKFH-AM1970143050,000Foster Hewitt Broadcasting Ltd.
CKFH-AM1960143010,000/5,000Foster Hewitt Broadcasting Ltd.
CKFH-AM19511400250Fawcett Broadcasting Ltd


CJRT-FM (JAZZ.FM)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CJRT-FM198191.140,000CJRT-FM Inc.
CJRT-FM197591.150.000CJRT-FM Inc.
CJRT-FM197491.127,000CJRT-FM Inc.
CJRT-FM196591.127,000Board of Governors of Ryerson
CJRT-FM196491.19,900Board of Governors of Ryerson
CJRT-FM195491.19,900Ryerson Institute of Technology
CJRT-FM194988.33,000Ryerson Institute of Technology


CJSA-FM (Multi-Cultural)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CJSA-FM2004101.3373Canadian Multicultural Radio


CJVF-FM  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CJVF-FM2012105.945Subanasiri Vaithilingam


CKAV-FM 1 (Aboriginal)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CKAV-FM2006106.51,100Aboriginal Voices Radio
CFIE-FM2002106.51,100Aboriginal Voices Radio


CKFM-FM  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CKFM-FM201399.940,000Bell Media
CKFM-FM200799.940,000Astral Media Inc.
CKFM-FM198599.940,000Standard Radio Inc.
CKFM-FM197899.940,000Black brothers buy Argus Corp. (Standard)
CKFM-FM197699.940,000CFRB Ltd. (Standard Broadcasting Corp.)
CKFM-FM197299.9100,000CFRB Ltd. (Standard Broadcasting Corp.)
CKFM-FM196399.9200,000CFRB Ltd. (Stanadard Radio Limited)
CFRB-FM196199.9200,000Rogers Radio Broadcasting Co. Ltd. (Standard)
CFRB-FM196099.9200,000Rogers Radio Broadcasting Co. Ltd. (Standard)
CFRB-FM194799.9250Rogers Radio Broadcasting Co. Ltd. (Standard)
VE9AK-FM19384250Rogers Radio Broadcasting Co. Ltd. (Standard)


CKHC-FM (Campus)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CKHC-FM200596.95Humber College - MSIT


CKIS-FM (KiSS FM)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CKIS-FM200992.59,100Rogers Broadcasting Ltd.
CJAQ-FM200492.59,100Rogers Broadcasting Ltd.
CISS-FM199992.59,100Rogers Broadcasting Ltd.
CISS-FM199392.54,700RAWLCO Communications Ltd.


CKRG-FM (Campus/Community)  -  History


StationYearFreqPowerOwner/Info
CKRG-FM200689.91Radio Glendon