CJSR Blog

30 Years of Community Radio & You

May 24, 2013

On January 7th, 2014, CJSR will celebrate 30 years on the FM airwaves in Edmonton. That’s 30 years of broadcasting alternative music and news that matters to the diverse communities across Edmonton. That’s no small feat for a tiny, independent radio station. (more…)

CJSR News Presents: Invisible Ink

April 15, 2013

Invisible Ink! It’s here! The brainchild of CJSR’s newsroom, Invisible Ink is an homage to the incredibly powerful medium that is terrestrial  radio. It’s is a patchwork of stories, sounds, experiences and original documentaries on topics ranging from science to social movements. (more…)

CJSR’s Best of 2012

December 28, 2012


Once again, dear listeners, it’s time to take a look back at our most played albums of the year. Every record on this list is here based on the number of spins received in 2012 on CJSR.  Some of the albums arrived at the station in late 2011, but received the bulk of their play this year. (more…)

Birthday Greeting Submissions From You?

November 30, 2012

Happy Birthday 29th Birthday CJSR

This coming January CJSR turns 29. Help Edmonton celebrate 29 years of community radio by submitting a happy birthday greeting in the form of a video greeting saying happy birthday.
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FACRA Meeting ~ YAY!

November 12, 2012

Hi CJSR!

Don’t forget that the next FACRA meeting is Tuesday November 13th @ 6pm ~ room 6-06 in the Students Union Building. (more…)

CJSR News

November 5, 2012

CJSR 88.5 is about more than just great music that challenges the status quo. It’s also about great spoken word programs that reports on news and ideas from the Edmonton community that the mainstream media won’t or can’t cover. Welcome to the CJSR News Department — 10 weekly news and spoken word programs that are produced and created by the volunteers of CJSR 88.5 FM. For more information on any of CJSR’s news programs please visit cjsrnews.com

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Give Us Your Birthday Greeting Video

November 1, 2012

Happy Birthday 29th Birthday CJSR

This coming January CJSR turns 29. Help Edmonton celebrate 29 years of community radio by submitting a happy birthday greeting in the form of a video greeting saying happy birthday.

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CJSR FunDrive 2012 Grand Prize Winner

October 15, 2012

Congratulations to Mark Gartner! This CJSR listener’s name was drawn as the winner of our FunDrive 2012 Grand Prize and is now the newest owner of a Pro-Ject Essential record player!

Great job, Mark! And thank you again to everybody who made a pledge during this year’s FunDrive to keep CJSR on the 88.5 airwaves. Happy listening!