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The Rush 96.1 FM


96.1 The Rush Yukon Territory - CKRW-FMThe Rush 96.1 FM (legally CKRW-FM) launched on November 17, 1961 as an AM radio is a hot adult contemporary – Middle of the Road in beginning – station from Whitehorse in Yukon Territory. Also known by its call-sign CKRW-FM, the channel initially had a frequency of 610 kHz and effective radiate power of 1,000 watts on its first air date.The wattage: 1000 watts ensured enough signal-throw to far north and far west than any other Canadian broadcaster. Klondike Broadcasting Ltd is the owner of the station having low-power relay broadcast transmitters (excluding Whitehorse) in Carmacks, Old Crow, Atlin, Mayo, Watson Lake, Teslin, Haines Junction, Inuvik and Whitehorse. Whitehorse transmitter was launched after the approval of CRTC to Klondike on May 10, 2004; the stereo station would operate on a frequency of 96.1 MHz using an ERP of 380 watts.

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More About The Rush 96.1 FM

The new channel branded as “96.1 The Rush” was officially launched on September 14, 2004 with rebroadcast facilities in Dawson City and areas mentioned above. Audiences can have The Rush 96.1 FM online with local news, blogs, community program and events, follow the local Yukon artists, join the VIP, participate in contests, (Torturous Trivia) find recently played and of course listen to the best Hot AC charts. Fans may follow the station on Facebook and Twitter. Here is the website: The Rush 96.1 FM (CKRW)


96.1 The Rush Morning Mess with Bobby
Saturday Slam with Paul Radio Bingo
Retro Dance Party On with Mario Lopez
The Rush Ride Home with Sweet Moira Sauer At 40 with Ryan Seacrest
On Air with Amy Labonte

DJs and Hosts

Jenna Paton Ryan Seacrest Mario Lopez Amy Labonte
Bobby Ferris Paul Sweet Moira Sauer


Address: Klondike Broadcasting Ltd.

CKRW Radio

203-4103 4th Avenue

Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 1H6

Tel: 867 667 7891

867 668 6100

Toll Free: 1 800 661 0530

Fax: 867 668 4209

Email: info@ckrw.com