Bell Media has expanded its “TSN Radio” branding to two additional Canadian markets. “Team 1200” CFGO Ottawa and “Team 1260” CFRN Edmonton have both relaunched today as “TSN 1200” and “TSN 1260” respectively. The stations join existing TSN Radio branded stations in Montreal, Toronto, and Winnipeg. TSN 1200 Ottawa features 12 hours of local programming from 6am to 6pm daily as well as play-by-play coverage of Ottawa Senators and Ottawa 67’s hockey. TSN 1260 Edmonton is local from 6am to midnight daily with ESPN Radio programming overnight. The changes leave Bell’s Team 1040/1410 Vancouver as their only Sports stations not using the TSN branding.
Update 12/6: Sinclair’s 95.5 K238AF Santa Rosa, CA made the flip to Comedy as “Funny 95.5” today. Update 11/24: Astral has announced that CKSL London will become “Funny 1410” on January 1. Additionally they have registered domains that line up with many of their other AM music stations in Canada: Funny650.com for Standards 650 CISL Vancouver, BC Funny820.com for Country 820 CHAM Hamilton, ON Funny1010.com for News/Talk 1010 CFRB Toronto, which already carries the programming overnight. Funny1060.com for Classic Country 1060 CKMX Calgary, AB Funny1150.com for Oldies 1150 CKOC Hamilton, ON Funny1260.com for Sports “Team 1260” CFRN Edmonton, AB. We don’t expect all of these stations to flip to the Comedy format. It appears Astral is merely prote...[Read More]