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 in Yukon, Northern BC and Western NWT as well streaming live 24x7 on our website www.chonfm.com
CHON FM is located at #260, 2237 2nd Avenue, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A-0K7.
CCOE: Yukon Government Failing Many First Nation Students in the Territory
The Chiefs Committee on Education says the Yukon government needs to start working with Yukon First Nation to help them implement their own educational programming in the territory.
Mount Sima Awarded $520,240 by Yukon Lottery Commission
The money will go towards a new groomer to enable the society to enhance its programming.
CHON-FM Celebrates 35 Years
CHON-FM is officially celebrating 35 years of Indigenous radio as part of National Indigenous Peoples Day on Friday.