Wawatay Native Communications Society

Site: Sioux Lookout Office

Service: Kenora District Radio Stations

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Description & Services
Public Comments Provides radio programming to more than 30,000 Aboriginal people in Nishnawbe Aski Nation and Treaty 3 areas
Description (Service) Operates the following radio stations in the Kenora and Rainy River Districts: 
  • 89.9 FM 
  • 90.1 FM 
  • 91.9 FM
Public Services 
  • Provides an opportunity for non-profit organizations to obtain free publicity if they have no advertising budget 
  • Provides the necessary publicity on a freetime basis 
  • Where a budget is available, non-profit organizations are asked to allocate a portion of their budget to radio advertising 
  • Public Service messages cannot be guaranteed
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm  
Broadcasts Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Kenora District ; Rainy River District
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Regular radio broadcasts offered in Cree, Oji-Cree and Ojibway
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-2951  
WRN Call In Line: 807-737-4040
Toll Free Phone 1-800-243-9059  
WRN Call In Line: 1-800-661-5171
Fax 807-737-3224
E-Mail reception@wawatay.on.ca
Website www.wawataynews.ca
Primary Contact Janeva Anderson, Receptionist
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address 16 Fifth Ave
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B7
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Intersection Fifth Ave and Wellington St
Mailing Address Box 1180 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B7
Physical Access Not Accessible ; Wheelchair ramp to front door, no other handicapped services
Other Details
Legal Status (51) Registered Charity ; (60) Commercial
Funding Fees - Service