Radio & Television

New radio stations awarded to Five Amigos Broadcasting, Paqtnkek Radio Society

OTTAWA - The CRTC awarded two new FM radio licences on Thursday, one for Listowel, ON and another for Afton Station, NS.The new Listowel station, operated by Five Amigos Broadcasting Inc., will operate at 100.1 MHz (channel 261B1) and serve the municipality of North Perth with an Adult Contemporary music format targeting adults aged 18 to 54.Despite interventions from radio broadcasters with stations in the neighbouring communities of Wingham and Mount Forest, the CRTC noted that there are currently no other commercial FM stations that are specifically licensed to serve Listowel, adding that “the proposed station would add to the local...

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.