|City of license||Saint John, New Brunswick|
|Slogan||News. Talk. Sports.|
|Frequency||88.9 MHz (FM)|
|First air date||October 11, 2005|
CHNI-FM (News 88.9) is an FM radio station broadcasting on 88.9 MHz from Saint John, New Brunswick. The station broadcasts a format of news, talk & sports & is owned by Rogers Media.
The station was granted a license by the CRTC on November 26, 2004.
News 88.9's 1st broadcast was on October 11, 2005. CHNI is networked with sister stations CKNI-FM (News 91.9) in Moncton & CJNI-FM (News 95.7) in Halifax & all non-news programming on the 3 stations is identical. The Afternoon News with Tom Young, a call-in talk show airing from 12-3 PM on weekdays, is broadcast from Saint John to all 3 stations. News 88.9 broadcasts Saint John Sea Dogs, Ottawa Senators & Toronto Blue Jays games on nights when those teams are playing, otherwise, they simulcast ESPN Radio or Westwood One sports coverage @ night.