Radio & Television

Commission approves $12.5 million Pattison purchase

OTTAWA – The CRTC approved the purchase of six British Columbia radio stations from Island Radio by Jim Pattison Broadcast Group. The stations – all on Vancouver Island – are: CHWF FM 106.9 “The Wolf” FM in Nanaimo, playing the best of classic rock and new rock; CKWV FM 102.3 “The Wave” FM in Nanaimo, which plays hot adult contemporary music from the 80s, 90s and today; CIBH FM 88.5 “The Beach” FM in Parksville/Qualicum Beach, offering adult contemporary music from the 70s through today; CHPQ FM 99.9 “The Lounge” FM in Parksville/Qualicum Beach, which plays the greatest pop standards...

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.