Corus Radio Hamilton’s AM900 CHML Now Available on HD Radio
(Toronto, Ontario) Corus Entertainment Inc. is pleased to announce it has launched another HD Radio station in Canada. Listeners with access to HD Radio technology can now tune into the digital signal of Hamilton’s AM900 CHML (CHML AM), in addition to Talk Radio AM640 (CFMJ AM), found under Hamilton’s 95.3 Fresh Radio (CING FM).
“We are excited to add AM900 CHML to our current list of HD Radio stations,” says Mario Cecchini, Executive Vice President, President, Corus Radio and Corus Média. “We strive to offer accessible content across multiple platforms, and as the first multi-market radio operator to offer HD Radio in Canada, we look forward to expanding into this format in the upcoming months.”
Given the strength of 95.3 Fresh Radio’s signal, listeners can experience AM900 CHML in clear HD Radio format by selecting the sub channel 95.3 HD3.
“Corus Radio is committed to delivering dynamic and locally-driven content that moves with its audiences. As the widespread availability of HD Radio receivers shows continued growth, we’ve recognized this platform as another touch point we can leverage to reach our listeners,” says Mario Cecchini.
To find out more about HD Radio on AM900 CHML, visit www.900chml.com/hd.
About HD Radio
HD Radio stations broadcast a digital signal over traditional radio frequencies and allow for up to three additional stations of new local content to be accessed on the same channel. Listeners with HD Radio receive greater access to programming with a higher quality sound, devoid of static or signal issues, and new information such as the artist, song title or traffic information.
AM900 CHML and 95.3 Fresh Radio are owned by Corus Entertainment Inc., a Canadian-based integrated media and content company that creates, broadcasts, licenses and delivers content across a variety of platforms for audiences around the world. The company’s portfolio of multimedia offerings encompasses specialty television and radio with additional assets in pay television, television broadcasting, children’s book publishing, children’s animation, animation software, and technology and media services. Corus’ television brands include ABC Spark, Cartoon Network (Canada), CMT (Canada), Cosmopolitan TV, Disney Channel (Canada), Disney Junior, Disney XD, Nickelodeon (Canada), OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network (Canada), Telelatino, TELETOON, Treehouse, W Network, YTV, Historia, La chaîne Disney, Séries+ and TÉLÉTOON. Its 39 radio brands include CKNW AM 980, Rock 101, Country 105, 630 CHED, Fresh Radio, JUMP! 106.9, Q107 and 102.1 the Edge. The company also owns Nelvana, an internationally renowned animation production company, Kids Can Press, Toon Boom and Quay Media Services. A publicly traded company, Corus is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (CJR.B). Experience Corus on the web at www.corusent.com.
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