The CRTC approved Friday an application by Astral Media to operate a new commercial radio station in Golden, B.C. to replace CKGR-AM. The new station will operate at 106.3 MHz on the FM band and will offer mainstream adult contemporary music. The AM station previously offered adult contemporary music. The commission also approved Friday an application by Total Change Christian Ministries to operate a non-commercial specialty FM radio station in Campbell River, B.C. The station will operate at 88.7 MHz in the FM band and will offer a Christian music format.