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Community TV: How local content plus local tech future-proofs Cable 14
HAMILTON – Like many community cable channels, Cable 14 has been airing bingo for some time. Read more

Why local news from local broadcasters will stand the test of time
OSOYOOS, BC – Likening Canadians’ appetite for local news to their preference locally sourced goods and services, the CRTC’s Stephen Simpson said that the key to success in media is the ability to make and keep a deep and personal Read more

SaskTel to invest over $1.4B across Saskatchewan through 2022
REGINA - SaskTel will invest more than $1.4 billion in capital in Saskatchewan over the next five years, including $302 million in this fiscal year. Read more

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CRTC teams up with Australian regulator in fight against spam, telemarketing
OTTAWA-GATINEAU - The CRTC said Thursday that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) to fight commercial electronic messages (spam) and telemarketing. Read more

PM Trudeau chats Canadian traditions with Cottage Life
TORONTO - Just in time for Victoria Day weekend, Cottage Life has unveiled a video Q & A with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that dives deep into the PM’s opinions on several time-honoured Canadian traditions such as butter tarts, campfires, Read more

SSi Micro rolls out Qimirluk broadband in Nunavut
YELLOWKNIFE - SSi Micro has launched its broadband connectivity solution Qimirluk in Nunavut. Read more

MAVTV readies Lucas Oil Pro Motocross series; freeview coming soon
TORONTO - MAVTV Canada will be the exclusive home to the entire 2017 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross series, the motorsports network said this week. Read more

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