Channel X Radio: 30+ Years of Live and Local Radio.
100% Aroostook County owned and operated.
Never gone dark, bankrupt, changed formats or been sold.
- We deliver Aroostook County & Western New Brunswick...
Not just the larger cities of: Presque isle/Caribou, ME and Edmundston/Grand Falls, NB…
From Island Falls, ME/Woodstock NB to Fort Kent/Madawaskatoas far north asRiviere du Loup, Quebec.
- 4 Transmitters/Towers…Overcomingterrain challenges that shutoutthe others.
We deliver an “Adult Mix (60’s to today)” with heavy focus on Local-Regional News, Weather and Sports
- Core Target audience:M/F, 25-64
- Home to the only Live and Local Morning Show north of Bangor.
Real (bona fide) Newswith local AM & PM DRIVE Anchors:
Douglas Christensen, Jim Zell, Jon Gulliver.
(…and more of it than any other station)
Multiple awards from the Maine Association of Broadcasters–A“Wall of Fame” in fact.
Home to THREE (still serving) Maine Broadcasters of the Year and Hall of Famers.
All Aroostook On-Air Personalities:
AM Drive: Rick Gustin, Mid-Days / PM Drive: The “G” Man, Gordon Glew
Evenings: Jim Zell, Overnight’s+ Saturday Night Oldies Show: Pete Edwards
CBS NEWS- top of every hour - No day-long generic Satellite feeds-
Time Checks 24/7, Weather 2X an hour...and a Mon-Sun listing of Birthdays/Anniversaries that salute 30-40 listeners….daily.
MORE- commercial “Live on Location” coverage then
ALL other radio stations COMBINED- ALL Fairs, Festivals, Derby’s, Special Events, Tournaments from Augusta to Bangor to Northern Maine…and Madawaska, Victoria, Carleton Counties, New Brunswick.
-Result driven references Available!
For more information,
Please contact our localteam:
Mark Stewert, Greg Beidelman or Carla Thibodeau
Regional Sales: Richard Chandler
Let us help you promote and grow your business!
Aroostook radio is our business.
Our only business….AND IT’S STILL FREE FOR LISTENERS
Population reached:We serve a huge area! We might be bigger then you thought and to us …there is no border with Canada. They come here to shop and need to pass through for all points south.
- WCXU, 97.7 Mhz, Caribou, Presque Isle, ME & Plaster Rock to Florenceville, NB
- WCXX, 102.3Mhz, Madawaska, ME &Edmundston, NB to Temiscouata, Quebec
- WCXV, 98.1 Mhz, Van Buren, ME & Grand Falls, Saint Leonard to St Quentin, NB
- W276AY, 103.1 Mhz, Fort Kent, Clair
171,000- Northern Maine, Western New Brunswick + our portion of Quebec
Aroostook County, ME: 70,000
Madawaska County, NB: 32,741
Victoria County, NB: 18,617
Carleton County, NB: 26,220
Temiscouata, PQ: 23,348
The Channel X Radiopopulation served isMorethan Portland, Lewiston, Bangor- COMBINED
How many radio stations “deep” would you have to buy for comparable coverage…and at what cost?
You’d have to buy 8 weekly newspapers just to reach the same audience.
There are 500+ Cable/Satellite/Over the air TV choices…and the Presque Isle commercial TV penetration in New Brunswick, Canada is restricted to but one of the two major cable companies.
In the Channel X Radio coverage area there are 12 differentfinancial institutions,7 Hospitals, 6 Universities/Community Colleges and even 15 Tim Hortons Restaurants …and 90% have all worked with us in the past year.
With Real Radio…
We have an audience large enough to be able to say, with confidence, that on average, we reach people for less than a penny per person.