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west coast manitoba now

Posted: 20 Nov 2019 08:17
by tvdxrools
coming in from 07 and as i type , KOMO loud 08 and KJR mixing with classical 950 , CFRY 920 LOUD 0701 , LOUD KOTA 1380 06 ,, hopefully more to follow
David

Re: west coast manitoba now

Posted: 20 Nov 2019 10:04
by John Faulkner, Skegness
Getting some of this. Only time for a quick check at the moment.

Presumed KOTA 1380 with CBS news on the hour but still never strong enough for an ID. 1290 CFRW Winnipeg with TSN 12-90 IDs and good signals. 680 CJOB Winnipeg. 770 Presume CHQR Calgary. 920 CFRY with full ID at 07:01:09 and country music. 930 CJCA Edmonton AB fair religion. 950 Presume CFAM Altona MB with classical at 08:00 and GOOD around 07:00. 1010 CBR Calgary AB with CBC News 06:00. 1060 CKMX Calgary with comedy. Hopefully more later.

Come on Simon ... what ya got on 1590 today? :)

Re: west coast manitoba now

Posted: 20 Nov 2019 11:04
by simbeav
Initial indications are rubbish here

Re: west coast manitoba now

Posted: 20 Nov 2019 11:34
by John Faulkner, Skegness
I am really surprised.

One of the initial signs I look for when the Canadian Prairies are coming though is a second carrier on 770. That or hearing CJOB on 680.

770 20-11-19.jpg

It's the left-most of the two strongest carriers. Do you see this on your files?

Re: west coast manitoba now

Posted: 20 Nov 2019 12:20
by simbeav
Yes. There are a few snatches of audio on the 770 carrier, but nothing anywhere near identifiable. 680 is wall to wall WRKO from about 21:30 last night with the occasional CFTR in the mix.

Re: west coast manitoba now

Posted: 20 Nov 2019 13:03
by John Faulkner, Skegness
*If* I get chance, I'll post a few screen grabs in the main MW section later to show the Prairie carriers. They are always the same every time the band opens to the Prairies and so give a good indication of the state of the band. I have actual IDs on them too.

More later.

Re: west coast manitoba now

Posted: 23 Nov 2019 11:41
by Andrew Walmsley
Thank you John for the 1010 CBR Calgary AB with CBC News@06:00 tip, i missed this at the time and just checked, the CBC jingle was there under the usuals
Logged all other frequencies except David's log of KOMO, blocked with locals, Cheers all

Re: west coast manitoba now

Posted: 25 Nov 2019 13:49
by John Faulkner, Skegness
Nice one Andrew! Hopefully there will be more of this in December and January.