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Stone Soup (DJ Artemisia) - Wed: 12:30-2:30 PM; Mon 12-2 PM


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ShimSham Show With Psychedelic Sam - Thu: 6-8 PM; Mon 2-4 PM

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by Cortes Community Radio | CKTZ, 89.5 FM


Anything Goes

From CKTZ’s archives: Howie Roman and Rick Bockner interview Dorien Baxter, known to many as “Elvis Priestly,” the Bishop of Beal Street in Memphis,Tennessee. In addition to his duties as an ordained an Anglican Priest, Baxter is known for his rendition of the legendary “King of Rock and Roll”. Anything Goes to Church!

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Cortes Radio Kooky Cabaret A Hit!

Cortes Radio Kooky Cabaret A Hit!

    Well it’s official. Cortes Radio’s Cabaret Fundraiser is well on it’s way to becoming an island institution, as are many of the standout performers in the show. Two Sold-Out-Nights Residents turned out in force in force to support CKTZ, attending the...

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CKTZ’s Upcoming Events

May 19 - CKTZ has a booth at Seafest on Cortes
June 3 - Cortes Radio Society AGM, details to follow
Cancelled - Quadra Island Lip Sync 2018 due to building renovations, returns in the summer of 2019
Aug 25 - Cortes Island Lip Sync


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Buy a membership in the Cortes Community Radio Society for as little as $15 a year, or $25 per family.(Read More)


Number 273 - Cortes Radio. The True Value Stores at Heriot Bay & Quathiaski Cove, Quadra Island, have a very generous program called Spirit Points where they will donate 1% of your purchases to community organizations.

Programmers Wanted

CKTZ is a non profit community organization that survives by the involvement of our listeners. Think about joining us- you’ll have fun! We always need more programmers. The possibilities for new shows is endless.

Donate to CKTZ 89.5 FM!

Every dollar helps to keep Community Radio alive on Cortes Island. Use PAYPAL to easily and securely donate money to 89.5 FM. If you prefer not to use Paypal, send us a cheque, cash, or money order made out to the Cortes Community Radio Society to Box 210, Manson’s Landing BC, V0P 1K0.