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Chris in the Evening - Mondays 6pm to 9pm 

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Buttons and Hoodies - from Spark POint Music (podcast)

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Klahoose Language Program

Norm Harry hosts the Klahoose Language Program on Cortes Radio, CKTZ 89.5 FM, 2:30 - 4 PM on Wednesdays.

“Thank-you from coming to the Klahoose territory* .… We say it with a good heart so that people feel welcome, not like an outcast. Especially when I am on the radio show. This is all our island. We have to share it as a home, even though it is the territory of the Klahoose people. You don’t get pushy about it, you do it in a polite manner so that everybody is equal. ” - Norm Harry, from an interview on Cortes Currents.

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June 10 News Update

June 10 News Update

Cortes Radio is covering two major stories in its June 10 News update. Cortes Island’s silliest lawsuit is finally over, the court found no evidence supporting the legal petition’s allegations against Regional Director Noba Anderson. The Read Island fire...

Coming Events

  • Market Season - kicks off end of June
  • Fri, Aug 2, 2019 - rehearsal
  • Sat, Aug 3 - Cortes Lip Sync
  • Sun Aug 4 - Quadra Lip Sync
  • Sat, Aug 10 - Lovefest 2019
  • Fri, Oct 18 - Campbell River Disaster Preparedness Trade Show 


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.

Donate to CKTZ 89.5 FM!

Donate to CKTZ!

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, interac e-transfer or money order made out to the Cortes Community Radio Society to Box 210, Manson’s Landing BC, V0P 1K0.