Radio & Television

Hockey fans tune in to Worlds

TORONTO - TSN's live coverage of yesterday's Canada vs. Czech Republic gold medal game from the 2005 IIHF World Men's Hockey Championship attracted a national average minute audience of 1.4... Continue Reading

Canyon to sing for CING

TORONTO - The New Country 95.3 announced this week that it has signed Juno Award-winning country artist George Canyon as the headliner of the third annual Canada Day Jam. Taking... Continue Reading

RTNDA Prairie region winners

EDMONTON - The Radio-Television News Directors Association of Canada presented its regional journalism awards yesterday in Edmonton.The 2004 TELEVISION winners are: Bert Cannings Award - Best Newscast CHAT-TV - Redcliffe,... Continue Reading

RAI added, Rogers commits

OTTAWA – At least it won’t be an election issue this time around. The CRTC today added Italian channel RAI International to the eligible satellite list of services for distribution... Continue Reading

Cable wants to drop radio stations

OTTAWA – The Canadian Cable Telecommunications Association has asked the CRTC to let its members drop FM radio from their carriage requirements. Specifically, the association wants the Commission to repeal... Continue Reading

CTS slapped over TV preacher

OTTAWA - Airing Pastor John Hagee’s televised views on homosexuals was a breach of the Canadian Association of Broadcasters (CAB) Code of Ethics, Crossroads Television was told today. The Canadian... Continue Reading

In other homosexual news…

OTTAWA - Wonder what Pastor John Hagee (see CTS story on this site) would say to the most recent Hot 89-9 FM promotion? The Newcap radio station issued a release... Continue Reading

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.