Radio & Television

CBC gives lockout notice

TORONTO – Late yesterday, the CBC gave its union, the Canadian Media Guild, a 72 hour lockout notice, meaning that if the two sides can’t somehow come to an agreement... Continue Reading

Corus Hamilton to open memorial playground

HAMILTON – After raising $175,000 through a co-ordinated radiothon last fall, Corus Entertainment’s Hamilton radio stations announced today the opening of the Woerlen Family Memorial Playground on Wednesday, August 31... Continue Reading

Union in place at Toronto 1

TORONTO - The Canadian Media Guild now represents Toronto 1 employees in all programming areas, as well as technical operations and creative services. The Canada Industrial Relations Board gave final... Continue Reading

COMMENTARY: Peter, Paul and TV news

WHAT’S GOING TO HAPPEN to TV News? Two stories this week prompted that question: the death of the excellent Canadian-born ABC anchor Peter Jennings; and’s own feature on the... Continue Reading

Toronto likes Andy Barrie

TORONTO - CBC Radio One 99.1 and its drive show Metro Morning, hosted by Andy Barrie, “continued its dominance of morning radio in Toronto,” says a CBC press release issued... 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.