CKLW is a radio station from Windsor, Ontario, serving Southwestern Ontario and Metro Detroit at 800 AM. CKLW airs at news/talk format, owned by Bell Media. The radio started broadcasting on June 2, 1932, and then, in the 1960s and 1970s it was an internationally known radio station under name Big 30. Today, in addition to the news the station airs an alternative/independent local artists format, with some classic Canadian Rock songs with music from the 1960s.

Slogan: "The Information Station"

Language: English.

Format: News.

First air date: June 2, 1932

Call sign: CKLW

Owner: Bell Media

Broadcast area Southwestern Ontario Detroit–Windsor


  • The Morning Drive The Morning Drive Mike Kakuk and Lisa Williams Weekday 5:00am - 9:00am
  • The Dan MacDonald Show The Dan MacDonald Show Mon - Fri 9am -12pm, Sun 7am - 8am
  • The Shift with Patty Handysides The Shift with Patty Handysides Mon - Fri 2pm - 6pm, Sun 8am - 9am
  • HEAR + NOW HEAR + NOW Saturday 9am - 10am
  • Empowering Kindness Empowering Kindness Saturday 1pm to 2pm
  • The Dan Gemus Real Estate Show The Dan Gemus Real Estate Show Weekend 12pm - 1pm
  • Windsor Spitfires hockey Windsor Spitfires hockey Monday 6:45pm - 9:45pm
  • Traffic Alert Traffic Alert


Radio broadcasts in the following cities on FM or AM:

  • Windsor 800 AM
  • Detroit 800 AM