Radio & Television

CJOK won’t run Lethbridge ads

FORT MCMURRAY – OK Radio's Fort McMurray country station 93.3 CJOK this week refused to run a series of spots that Economic Development Lethbridge tried to purchase, reports cbc.ca. The series of ads targeted Fort McMurray's hyper growth rate – driven by the expansion of oil sands development – by saying the town wasn't better than Lethbridge, just more expensive - urging people to think of Lethbridge instead, which is nearly 1,000 kms from Fort McMurray. A Lethbridge spokesperson said that the ads were meant as a humorous jab at Fort McMurray, and reminding Albertans about the province's more southern...
 

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.