Listen to My Music
Clint Carpentier - CHON-FM Program Director is the host of the new Sunday evening show called "Listen to My Music" playing from 6:00 - 8:00pm.
Tahltan born in Telegraph Creek BC. He was born into the Crow Clan, his mother is Mona Nehass.
Clint moved to Whitehorse in the 1980’s and started the Yukon Jack band in 1985.He started play house gigs in Whitehorse and ended up doing a lot of traveling to the communities.
Started at CHON-FM in 1997 as on-air host for the 3 to 6 "Classic Rock Show" and this led eventually to programming all on air content and schedules on the CHON-FM network as well as being in charge of audio production since the mid 2000.
"Listen to My Music" is a show about indigenous artists, stories and background information, but mostly about "My Music".
Liard Aboriginal Women's Society Receives Up to $1 Million to Combat Gender-Based Violence
The Liard Aboriginal Women's Society has received up to one million dollars from the Canadian government to help Indigenous women combat gender-based violence in their community.
CHON-FM Covers Aircraft Fire Retardant Training at Whitehorse Air Tanker Base
CHON-FM was at the Whitehorse air tanker base to cover a practice involving transferring fire retardant from tanks into a Lougheed Electra L-188 aircraft. The fire retardant was then dumped onto the tarmac.
Caribou Days About to Get Underway in Old Crow
Multiple events will be occurring over the weekend as part of Caribou Days in Old Crow, including ceremonial activities around the importance of the regional porcupine caribou herd, the signing of a management plan and a declaration to signal the start of a climate change emergency in the community.