CJCB is a Canadian radio station broadcasting from Sydney, Nova Scotia at 1270 AM. The station is one of the oldest radio stations in the Atlantic Provinces, hitting the airwaves on February 14, 1929. The station's current format is country music. CJCB is the only commercial radio station in Canada to broadcast at 1270 AM. The station is owned and operated by the Maritime Broadcasting System, a company that owns several other radio stations in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island. CKPE-FM and CHER-FM are its sister stations.

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  • CJCB is a Canadian radio station broadcasting from Sydney, Nova Scotia at 1270 AM. The station is one of the oldest radio stations in the Atlantic Provinces, hitting the airwaves on February 14, 1929. The station's current format is country music. CJCB is the only commercial radio station in Canada to broadcast at 1270 AM. The station is owned and operated by the Maritime Broadcasting System, a company that owns several other radio stations in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island. CJCB played a wide variety of formats Adult Contemporary, Oldies, Top 40 etc, prior to switching formats with longtime country station CKPE-FM in June 1998. Over the years, CJCB used monikers such as "The Spirit of Cape Breton", "Cape Breton's Variety Station", "Cape Breton's Country Music Superstation", and "Cape Breton's Country Favorites". CKPE-FM and CHER-FM are its sister stations. (CJCB was formerly a callsign of a radio station out of Nelson, British Columbia possibly dating back to the early 1900s). The CJCB call letters are also used at a TV station in Sydney, Nova Scotia that was launched in 1954. From 1938 to 1976, CJCB was broadcast on shortwave radio under the call letters CJCX at 6010 kHz. (en)
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  • CJCB AM 1270 (en)
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  • C J Cape Breton
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  • Cape Breton's country favorites! (en)
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  • CJCB is a Canadian radio station broadcasting from Sydney, Nova Scotia at 1270 AM. The station is one of the oldest radio stations in the Atlantic Provinces, hitting the airwaves on February 14, 1929. The station's current format is country music. CJCB is the only commercial radio station in Canada to broadcast at 1270 AM. The station is owned and operated by the Maritime Broadcasting System, a company that owns several other radio stations in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island. CKPE-FM and CHER-FM are its sister stations. (en)
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  • CJCB (AM) (en)
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  • CJCB (en)
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