CIMX FM 88.7 Windsor, ON / Detroit


Slogan/Positioner: 89X, The New Rock Alternative

Format: Modern Rock

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Power/Height/Class: 100,000 watts / 618 feet / C1, directional

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Call Sign History:

  • CIMX: 1990
  • CJOM: 4/1971
  • CKWW-FM:

Call Sign Origin: The Mix (previous format)

On Air Date: July 10, 1967

Owner: Bell Media

Telephone: (248) 646-8484



  • 2007: CTVglobemedia acquires CHUM radio group.
  • 5/13/1991: Modern Rock format goes full-time as '89-X'. First song: Stop by Jane's Addiction.
  • 1991: Greg St. James introduces Modern Rock show during his afternoon program.
  • 1990: Format change to soft rock/pop as 'The Mix' with CIMX call sign.
  • 9/5/1985: CHUM Ltd purchases station, along with CKWW-AM from Stirling Communications International. The sale required special permission from CTRC due to CHUM already owning CKLW AM/FM 800/93.9 in Windsor.
  • Early 1980s: Format evolves to new wave/pop as 'Lazer Rockin Ohm FM'.
  • April 1971: 'Ohm FM' with CJOM call sign and full-time progressive rock format.
  • Fall 1970: Progressive rock programming added at night.
  • 7/10/1967: On air as CKWW-FM with middle-of-the road format.



Transmitter location:

Essex County, ON


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