Q99 is Grande Prairie’s only locally owned and operated radio station
Q99 is Grande Prairie’s only Hits Music Station
Q99 services a trade area of over ¼ of a million people
Q99 is legally known as CIKT-FM and is owned and operated by Bear Creek Broadcasting.
We are GrandePrairie’s only mainstream Hits outlet offering
“Today's Hits & Yesterday’s Favorites”.
Q99 is community driven and our philosophy is to keep the atmosphere upbeat, local, fun, and safe for the whole family. Q99 attracts a wide array of affluent adult consumers 25-54 years, which is the bulk of the population in our area.
Grande Prairie is 4 hours northwest of Edmonton and 1 hour east of the BC Border. We are the city of the Northwest, servicing a trade area in excess of a ¼ of a million people. Grande Prairie’s greatest strength is its diversified economy ranging from Natural Gas, Oil, Agriculture, Forestry, and Transportation.
The current population of Grande Prairie is 50,227. The smallest demographic is over 65 years. The largest demographic in the city is the 25-35 age group, with 60% of the population made up of 20-40 year olds.
Although we are not in a rated market, Q99 has a large core audience because our format is like no other in Grande Prairie.