Sportsnet 960 The FAN – CFAC AM is a Canadian radio station. It is located in Calgary, Alberta. It has six sister stations CFFR-FM, CHFM-FM, CJAQ-FM, CKAL-DT, CJCO-DT, and Sportsnet. This FM is operating with a frequency of 960 kHz (AM) on the AM button. The adequate radiation power of its signal is 50-kilo watts. The owner of this station is “Rogers Media.”
The station began to broadcast on May 1, 1922. It has a sports format. This radio station entertains its listeners with sports news, talks, and live coverage of all the sports-related events. It broadcasts for the people of Alberta. Now it is branding as “Sportsnet 960 The Fan”. It uses the slogan “Calgary’s Sports Radio.” This AM radio station is classified as Class B station in the list of Canadian regional radio stations.
Shows of Sportsnet 960 The FAN:
It broadcasts a number of sports shows. Most listen shows of this radio channel are Prime Time Sports, Leftovers, Sportsnet Saturday, The Jim Rome Show, Mike and Mike in The Morning, ESPN Radio, Monday Night Football, Pro Football Weekly, Sportsline (Fan 960) and The Big Show.
Some of the main hosts are Boomer, Warrener, Chet Forte, Richards Mike, Magazine Golf, Sportsnet Rogers, and New Bern.
History of Radio:
It got prominence in Canada in early 1922. Initially, the “Calgary Herald” owned this radio station (1922 to 1041). From 1947 to 1951, “Calgary Broadcasting” owned it.
Its operating frequency in 1922 was 400 Kilo Hz. In 1925, its frequency increased to 690 kHz. Then it increased to 960 kHz. Its power also changed to a great extent. When this channel started broadcasting, it had 100 watts of effective radiation power. Now it signals have 50 K watts of power.
Physical Address: #240, 2723 – 37 Ave NE Calgary, AB, T1Y 5R8, Canada
Office: +1 403 246 9696
Fax Number: +1 403 246 6660
Email ID: email@example.com
Official Website: http://www.sportsnet.ca/960