City Edmonton, Alberta
Branding iNews880
Slogan Real news. Real time.
Frequency 880 kHz (AM)
First air date August 19, 1965
Format All-news radio
Power 50,000 watts
Class B
Transmitter coordinates 53°22′7″N 113°19′5″W / 53.36861°N 113.31806°W / 53.36861; -113.31806Coordinates: 53°29′26″N 113°26′55″W / 53.49056°N 113.44861°W / 53.49056; -113.44861 (iNews880)
Callsign meaning Canada's Highest Quality Talk
Affiliations ABC News Radio, Westwood One News
Owner Corus Entertainment
(Corus Radio Company)
Sister stations Radio: CHED, CISN-FM, CKNG-FM
Website iNews880

CHQT is a radio station in Edmonton, Alberta, broadcasting its signal on 880 kHz AM with a power of 50,000 watts. It also broadcasts AM stereo using the C-QUAM system. The station currently operates an all-news radio format under the brand name iNews880, and is owned by Corus Entertainment.

CHQT can also be received on 93.5 MHz on Shaw Cable FM.

CHQT is currently ranked #15 in the Edmonton market according to the Fall 2011 PPM data report released by BBM Canada.[1]


Other facts


  1. Fall 2011 Edmonton PPM Ratings
  2. Decision CRTC 85-55

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