Radio & Television

Holmes stays home at HGTV

TORONTO – Having recently lost a couple of its stars, HGTV today made sure Mike Holmes, host of its popular series Holmes on Homes, wasn’t going anywhere. The Alliance Atlantis-owned... Continue Reading

Bad Seed, says CBSC

OTTAWA – A horror movie promo was too violent for the pre-watershed hours the Canadian Broadcast Standards Council ruled this morning. The decision concerns an advertisement for the feature horror... Continue Reading

Metro Morning joins podcast world

TORONTO - CBC Radio One 99.1 is the latest Canadian radio station to compress its programming into a podcast. The popular Toronto morning show, Metro Morning, will be available to... Continue Reading

CBC rejects Fraser report

TORONTO – Facing a Fraser Institute report that accuses the CBC of anti-American bias this morning, the broadcaster responded this afternoon, dismissing the report as one that had its conclusion... Continue Reading

Acquisitions fuel Q4 at Leitch

TORONTO – Broadcast gear maker Leitch Technology Corporation announced today that fourth quarter revenue was $57.2 million, representing a 37% increase over the same period last year. Approximately 70% of... Continue Reading

Waschulzik, Gauthier, promoted at Astral

TORONTO – Astral Media’s affiliate marketing group has redefined a couple of roles inside the department, promotions that are part and parcel of the company’s restructuring of its marketing and... 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.