CKWW AM 580 Windsor, ON
Slogan/Positioner: Motor City Favorites
Contact this station through their web site, linked below:
Web site: www.am580radio.com
HD Radio Status: no
Power / # of Towers: 500 watts / 4 / directional
Note: Canadian station, data may not be accurate in American databases
Call Sign History:
Call Sign Origin:
On Air Date: March 31, 1964
Owner: Bell Media
Office Telephone: (313) 961-9811
- 2016: Station's music constantly evolves over the past decade; Oldies is now focused on the 1970s instead of the late 50s and 1960s.
- 10/7/2006: Format adjusts again, becomes primarily an Oldies presentation
- 5/2005: Format tweak as Adult Standards selections are dropped from playlist and replaced by more contemporary/adult hits from the 70's - early 90's. The station still relies heavily on 50's - 70's Oldies as well.
- 1993: Nostalgia format moves to CKWW from CKLW 800 as News/Talk format goes from CKWW to CKLW.
- 1989: Most musical programming is dropped and station becomes News/Talk
- 9/5/1985: CHUM Ltd purchases station, along with CJOM-FM 88.7 (now CIMX)
- 1967: Sister station CKWW-FM 88.7 signs on
- 3/31/1964: Station signs on with Full Service format, owned by Geoff Stirling
Center of antenna array/transmitter location:
Essex County, ON
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