CHON FM is owned and operated by Northern Native Broadcasting Yukon (NNBY). NNBY is a not for profit society mandated “to protect, encourage, enhance and perpetuate the language and culture of Yukon First Nations people on a local, national and international level.”
CHON FM radio network consists of studio, production, transmission and state of the art satellite distribution facilities in Whitehorse, as well as 29 rebroadcast sites in Yukon, northern British Columbia and the Northwest Territories comprised of satellite ground stations, satellite receivers, decoders, transmitters and towers/antenna.
CHON FM is the only First Nation dedicated broadcaster in the Yukon with a wide and far reaching satellite delivered radio network. CHON FM broadcasts on 98.1 FM in Whitehorse, and 90.5 FM in most communities.
CHON FM is located at #260, 2237 2nd Avenue, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A OK7.
MP Larry Bagnell and Minister Frost Sign Bilateral Agreement to Tackle Overdose Crisis
The agreement will provide $945,000 for Yukoners seeking treatment services for substance use disorders.
Yukon Forum 2018 wrap up
A wrap up meeting was held for the media following the fourth Yukon Forum of 2018.
Taking Action on First Nations Language
A gathering to exchange ideas, aspirations, best practices and current developments between Elders, institutional partners, university based scholars and language activists, coordinators and workers.