Sponsor an Hour of Music!

Keep the Music Playing! If you donate $100 to the station operations, we will dedicate an hour of music on your behalf. We will play the genre or artist of your choice and include your spoken message during the hour. Use the donation button below to make your payment. Download the application form, print it out and fill it in, …

Silverbacks Live Game Broadcasts

CKVS-FM 93.7 The Voice will again be broadcasting the Salmon Arm Silverbacks away games – with live play-by-play commentary by Ian Douglas. Ian will also host his popular weekly program “Backs Talk” each Monday at 7:00 PM starting August 29. 2016-17 Season Schedule

Valentine’s Contest

The Valentine’s Day contest is now closed. Thank you for your entries! Prize winning entries!

Annual General Meeting

Notice of Annual General Meeting The Voice of the Shuswap Broadcast Society, operator of CKVS-FM 93.7 the Voice community radio, invites all VSBS members and other interested persons to attend the Annual General Meeting at 7:00 pm on Thursday, February 23, 2017. Join us at the Downtown Activity Centre, 451 Shuswap Street SW for a review of 2016 and election …

Take Me Out to the Graveyard

Take Me Out to the Graveyard Saturday October 29th at 7.30pm at Shuswap Theatre Tickets are $12 and doors open at 6.30pm. All ages welcome! Experience the magic of Old Time Radio. Take Me Out to the Graveyard will be performed as it was for radio in 1947, with actors stepping up to the mic to read their lines. Sit …

CKVS Needs Your Help!

Please read this through and consider carefully! As a non profit society, Voice of the Shuswap continues to operate only because of your financial support. If that support is not sufficient, we can’t pay the rent and the station goes off the air. At this time, the balance remaining in our operating account is critically low. If you love us, …

Free Radio on my Phone

Today’s smartphones already have an FM receiver built in! This means that everyone could have free and easy access to radio for the entertainment they love and information they need, but those FM receivers are not activated by all wireless carriers and phone makers. Listening to radio on your phone using the FM chip instead of over the internet saves …

Old Time Radio Plays – a CRFC project

Voice of the Shuswap receives nearly $50 thousand to fund Old Time Radio Imagine radio plays from the 1920s, bringing families together for a shared experience of “theatre of the mind”… Voice of the Shuswap community radio in Salmon Arm has received a $48,720 grant from the Community Radio Fund of Canada to create programming in the style of Old …

Radio Reception Restored

May 19 – A successful service trip to the CKVS radio transmitter site at the top of Tappen Mountain has restored our broadcast signal strength to normal. A reconaissance mission by ATV on May 13 revealed that the suspected antenna damage had not in fact occurred and that the degraded signal was due to malfunction of a piece of the …

Global Okanagan News Video

Global Okanagan reporter Megan Turcato visited the CKVS-FM studio recently and produced a video article illustrating the recent JCP project to preserve and catalog a collection of audio cassettes featuring Neskonlith elder Mary Thomas. Click here to watch the newscast from the CHBC-TV website.