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Spoken Word Collective Open House + Interviewing 101 Workshop!!!

Spoken Word Collective Open House + Interviewing 101 Workshop!!!

Two very exciting events are on the Local FM horizon! As some of you may know, Local 107.3 FM has just started its first Spoken Word Collective. The collective also has two very exciting events to announce. This collective will be community-run, and we need your input on what the future of the collective will bring. The first collective open house will be on Nov. […]

Shawn Goff

November 9th, 2018

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Fun[D]rive 2018 – DAY 1!

The first full day of our 2018 Fun[D]rive has come and gone. Thanks to the support of Saint John, we’ve already reached 50% of our goal! We’re sitting at $1687.89. Make your donations online at localfm.ca/donate, e-transfers to info@cfmh.ca, phoning in a pledge at 506 648 5925 or visiting our offices on the UNBSJ campus! Help get us closer to our goal of $3000.00! Local FM […]

Glen Ess

October 28th, 2018

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RELEASED: Live From Local FM #1

Local FM is excited to announce the release of the debut Live From Local FM compilation! The album features nine artists from Guelph, Mississauga, Fredericton and right here in Saint John. Local FM’s Live From Local FM project is designed to provide independent and emerging artists with the opportunity to perform live, and develop recordings at no cost. Funds gained through the EP will be […]

Glen Ess

October 26th, 2018

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Local FM on Strange Grooves

Local FM was happy to invite the Strange Grooves Crew to the station for Vol. 43. Take a listen to the crew talk about the resurgence of physical formats, nifty recycling ideas, and the importance of sharing music with our community. Visit Strange Grooves for more great content, and support your local podcasters!  

Glen Ess

September 27th, 2018

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Saint John All-Candidates Forums

Local FM staff members attended three Saint John All-Candidates forums over the first few weeks of September. We’re pleased to share recordings of the forums in the lead up to the 2018 New Brunswick Provincial election. These recordings have been edited for audio clarity, but have not been edited for content. Please note that Local FM does not endorse any single candidate, or party, and […]

Glen Ess

September 18th, 2018

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FUNDING OFFERED TO LOCAL FM

The Community Radio Fund of Canada proudly supports “Introducing, Increasing, and Improving Spoken Word Programming for/by Saint John”   Saint John and Ottawa (August 27th, 2018) – Roger Ouellette, President of the Community Radio Fund of Canada (CRFC) and Glen Swarnadhipathi, Station Manager of Local FM (CFMH-FM), a campus radio station based in Saint John, NB, are pleased to announce that $47,000 will go towards […]

Glen Ess

August 28th, 2018

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Job Opp – Spoken Word Coordinator

Job Opp – Spoken Word Coordinator

Station: Local 107.3 FM – CFMH Location: Saint John, New Brunswick About Local FM Local 107.3 FM (parent company: Campus Radio Saint John Inc.) is hiring a Spoken Word Coordinator with support from the CRFC’s Radiometres program.  This position offers a high-level of flexibility but also requires an individual that can provide necessary evening and weekend support.   Local 107.3 FM is a non-profit, volunteer-driven, […]

Glen Ess

August 25th, 2018

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Radio Camp 2018 Registration OPEN

Local FM is excited to announce the second year of their youth radio camp. The camp is offered at no cost to participants. The camp is once again partnering with the Fundy Fringe Festival to conduct artist interviews to help hone skills in that area. Sarah Rankin, the director of Fringe Festival, had this to say: “The Fundy Fringe is thrilled and honoured to once […]

Glen Ess

July 23rd, 2018

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Local FM’s top 50 of 2018 (so far)

We’re over halfway through 2018 and our S.M. is deep in the throes of an existential crisis over the inexorable passage of time. To distract him, we put together a list of our top 50 of the year so far! These entries have been drawn from our weekly Top 30 submission to the Earshot! National charts!  Entries scored points based off the amount of times they […]

Glen Ess

July 3rd, 2018

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Student Job Posting: Radio Camp Coordinator

Student Job Posting: Radio Camp Coordinator

Thanks to the support of the Canada Summer Jobs program Local FM is looking for a student to fill the role of Radio Camp Coordinator! Radio Camp is a no-cost summer camp for youth in Saint John, hosted by Local FM in partnership with local arts & cultural groups. Now in it’s second year, Radio Camp aims to provide youth with the information and understanding […]

Glen Ess

June 19th, 2018

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