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Allegro With Doug Butt - Sun.: 3 -5 PM; Repeats Mon. 7 - 9 PM

Cortes Radio

The Klahoose Arbourglyph - Deep Roots Island Waves Thu @ 9:30 AM; Repeats Sat @2:00 PM

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by Cortes Community Radio | CKTZ, 89.5 FM

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Stand Your Ground

Stand Your Ground is a story about Jessie Louie, first woman chief of Klahoose who found herself elected Chief in 1970; a time when women in leadership roles were few.

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Rick Bockner: Paths Of Beauty

Rick Bockner: Paths Of Beauty

Originally Published on the ECOreport His musical roots go back to the McCarthy era, when the United States was purging itself of anything that could be labelled communist. Pete Seeger gave him tips on how to play the guitar. He was a member of the psychedelic rock...

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Upcoming Events

Summer Season – Manson’s Friday market (12-3 PM, Fridays)
July 21 Cortes Day at Smelt Bay
Aug 12 - Lovefest at Linnaea Farm
Aug 25 2018 Summer Lip Sync at Manson’s Hall
Sept 1 - end of CKTZ’s season at Manson’s Friday Market
Sept 9 -
Quadra Island Fall Fair


Solar Radios; Solar Lanterns; T-Shirts Etc now only available by direct sales at our booth.



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.

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