991 Fresh Radio

Fresh Radio 99.1 Manitoba - CJGV-FM991 Fresh Radio (CJGV-FM) is a Corus Entertainment owned Adult Contemporary station officially launched on November 5, 2007. The history and development of the Fresh Radio goes back to 1981 when CKND-TV’s owner CanWest was denied to get an FM license for the Winnipeg. In August 2002 Global Communications, a subsidiary of Global Television Network Inc., got the green signal from CTRTC to setup a Radio in Winnipeg. Ultimately the company launched its first radio in the country with Jazz and blues format (70%) focusing on audiences form bother gender with age 35-64. The frequency and ERP proposed were 99.9 MHz and 100,000 watts respectively. On February 28, 2003 the radio was launched with call-sing and branding CJZZ-FM and Cool FM respectively. The wattage of the CJZZ was decreased from 100,000 watts to 63,700 watts. After the death of Mr. Israel Asper the effective control of the CanWest MediaWorks Inc. was transferred to Mrs. Ruth Miriam Asper and children in 2005. In 2007 the Corus Premium Television Ltd. entered the scene to purchase CJZZ and CKBT form CanWest. Upon taking the channel Corus vowed to include 42 hours of local programing consisting of news, sports, and surveillance.  On July 30, 2007 the Corus took over and was officially the new owner of the specialty station. The Radio 991 was rebranded as Smooth Jazz 99.1 FM in the same year (2007). On November 5, 2007 Corus replace the call-sings with CJGV-FM and rebranded it as Groove FM while introducing and mixing Soft Adult Contemporary mix with Smooth Jazz.

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The Groove FM was replaced with 991 Fresh FM on February 14, 2012 and the format was changed to Hot AC featuring classic and contemporary rock and pop hits. The format once again suffered a change in 2015 when Corus switched to Modern Adult Contemporary and was then rebranded as 991 Fresh Radio. Listeners can have live stream, DJs and Shows info, Music (Playlists, Fresh Sessions, Manitoba Fresh, Fresh Next Big Thing: Fitz & The Tantrums, Music Store), Contests (Potted Potter Tickets, Fresh Free Fun at Thunder Rapids!, Carrie Underwood Tickets, Kongos Tickets, July Talk, The 1975 Tickets), Concerts, Events (Interstellar Rodeo, Tokyo Police Club, Demi Lovato, Tegan & Sara), on demand content, Trending Stories, news and more. Get social using Facebook Twitter, Instagram and YouTube. Here is the website: 991 Fresh Radio (CJGV-FM)

Programs

The Start with Vicki Shae Refresh Fresh Radio Modern Music Countdown Meredith Geddes
The Start with Vicki Shae Non-Stop Saturday Night Clint James

Announcers

Ally Reid Sean Meredith Geddes
Vicki Shae Clint James

Contact

Address: 1440 Jack Blick Ave.

Unit 200

Winnipeg, MB R3G 0L4

Tel: 204 786 2471

Email: info@991freshfm.com

Fax: 204 783 4512

 

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