Following North America’s number one form of radio programming, the highly successful news/talk radio format, NEWS 88.9 provides the most comprehensive, local, live and late-breaking news to residents of Saint John and surrounding area. Including “Traffic and Weather together 4 times hourly during each weekday morning from 6 to 10 and twice hourly all day.

NEWS 88.9 also boasts four regional talk shows in association with our stations in Halifax (NEWS 95.7) and Moncton (NEWS 91.9) weekdays from 6a-10am, 10a-Noon, Noon to 4pm and 4pm to 7pm. These interactive talk shows address local, national and international issues and concerns and offer a forum for Maritimers to express their opinions and points of view.

In the evening, NEWS 88.9 focuses on Sports. Bob McCown’s Prime Time Sports kicks off our evening programming at 7 p.m. followed by the John Tesh Show. We also carry play by play coverage of the Saint John Sea Dogs. On week-ends, it’s Toronto Blue Jays Major League Baseball.

NEWS 88.9 is proud to serve the Saint John community. We are a source you can rely on – for news, weather, sports or spirited discussion.

Being in Saint John is “good news” for us – and the “best news” for you.

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