CISN-FM
Broadcast areaEdmonton Metropolitan Region
Frequency103.9 MHz (FM)
Branding103.9 CISN Country
Programming
FormatCountry
AffiliationsPremiere Networks
Westwood One
Ownership
Owner
CHED, CHQT, CKNG-FM, CITV-DT
History
First air date
5 June 1982
Call sign meaning
Pronounced like "kissin'"
Technical information
ClassC
ERP98,000 watts
HAAT200.3 meters (657 ft)
Transmitter coordinates
53°27′47″N 113°20′6.5″W / 53.46306°N 113.335139°W / 53.46306; -113.335139
Links
WebcastListen Live
Websitecisnfm.com

CISN-FM (103.9 MHz, 103.9 CISN Country) is a radio station that broadcasts from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It is owned by Corus Entertainment, which also operates CHED, CHQT and CKNG-FM. The station has a country format, playing both current hits and past favourites. CISN is one of the longest broadcasting FM stations in Edmonton.[1] CISN's studios are located on 84th Street in downtown Edmonton, while its transmitter is located near Anthony Henday Drive in eastern Edmonton.

As of 28 Feb 2021, CISN is the 7th-most-listened-to radio station in the Edmonton market according to a PPM data report released by Numeris.[2]

Rebroadcasters

CISN also operates on a number of low-power FM transmitters in some areas of Canada.

Alberta

Rebroadcasters of CISN-FM
City of license Identifier Frequency Power Class RECNet CRTC Decision
Luscar CFOG-FM 90.1 FM 20 watts LP Query 91-209
Rainbow Lake VF2294 103.9 FM 10 watts VLP Query CRTC 95-704

British Columbia

Rebroadcasters of CISN-FM
City of license Identifier Frequency Power Class RECNet CRTC Decision
Donald Station VF2002 100.1 FM 21 watts LP Query 96-6
Chetwynd VF2015 103.9 FM 34 watts LP Query 91-335
Fort St. James VF2099 97.9 FM 50 watts LP Query
McBride VF2152 103.1 FM 37 watts LP Query 91-871
Kemano VF2203 93.5 FM 10 watts VLP Query 93-66
Valemount VF2221 104.1 FM 16 watts LP Query 94-444
Avola VF2315 89.7 FM 8 watts VLP Query 98-145
Blue River VF2317 90.3 FM 8 watts VLP Query 98-144
Granisle VF2351 100.5 FM 1 watt VLP Query 99-36
Campbell Road VF2377 103.9 FM 11 watts LP Query 2000-193
Fraser Lake VF2474 93.1 FM 36 watts LP Query 98-210
Passmore VF2457 90.7 FM 190 watts A1 Query 2004-144

Newfoundland and Labrador

Rebroadcasters of CISN-FM
City of license Identifier Frequency Power Class RECNet CRTC Decision
Burgeo VF2075 90.5 FM 50 watts LP Query 95-48
Labrador City/Wabush VF2150 101.3 FM 37 watts LP Query

Awards

CISN-FM was the winner of the Canadian Country Music Association's Annual Country Station of the Year (Major Market Category) five times since the award's 2000 creation, having won in 2003, 2004, 2009, 2010, 2012 and 2016.[3][4][5][6][7]

References

  1. ^ "Corus Entertainment – Radio:Alberta". Corus Entertainment. Archived from the original on 20 December 2008. Retrieved 20 December 2008.
  2. ^ "Winter 2021 PPM Data". Retrieved 17 April 2021.
  3. ^ "2003 CCMA Awards Winners". Canadian Country Music Association. Archived from the original on 17 February 2012. Retrieved 20 September 2009.
  4. ^ "2004 CCMA Awards Winners". Canadian Country Music Association. Archived from the original on 17 February 2012. Retrieved 20 September 2009.
  5. ^ "Chamber ball will be a blockbuster". Edmonton Sun. Retrieved 20 September 2009.[dead link]
  6. ^ "2010 CCMA Award Winners". Canadian Country Music Association. Archived from the original on 5 January 2011. Retrieved 5 January 2011.
  7. ^ "2012 CANADIAN COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION GALA AWARDS CELEBRATE HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES, SLAIGHT MUSIC HUMANITARIAN AWARD AND HANK SMITH AWARD OF EXCELLENCE RECIPIENTS". Canadian Country Music Association. 9 September 2012. Archived from the original on 1 April 2013. Retrieved 1 April 2013.