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OPINION: Can we stop with all the form letters?
COVERING THIS INDUSTRY for as long as we have has meant that on a few occasions, folks we know have asked us to please send a letter to the CRTC to support this or that application. Read more

Emergency alert testing went ahead on Wednesday - and seemed to go better (updated)
OTTAWA-GATINEAU - Wireless and broadcasting service providers were scheduled Wednesday to conduct more public alerting tests in eight provinces and two territories and reports this time are far more positive than the ones from Monday's tests in Read more

Orillia next in line to receive Bell’s all-fibre broadband network
ORILLIA, Ont. Read more

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Westman CTO named top independent exec
BRANDON, Man. Read more

Bell Media radio stations throw support behind flood relief efforts in New Brunswick
FREDERICTON - Six Bell Media radio stations in New Brunswick are joining forces to raise emergency relief funds for residents impacted by flooding through a day-long live broadcast set for Thursday, May 10. Read more

Nelvana grabs exclusive Canadian broadcast, licensing partnership for ‘Sesame Street’
TORONTO - Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana has inked the Canadian licensing and broadcasting partnership with Sesame Workshop, the non-profit educational organization behind the world-renowned children’s program, Sesame Street. Read more

ISED Minister Bains to wrap 2018 Canadian Telecom Summit
TORONTO - Innovation, Science and Economic Development minister Navdeep Bains will deliver the closing keynote address on June 6 at the 2018 Canadian Telecom Summit. Read more

Quebecor buys Caisse shares
MONTREAL - Quebecor has bought back all of the shares of Quebecor Media (QMI) still held by provincial pension fund manager Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec. Read more

QYou’s new esports series heads to Eastern Europe
TORONTO, DUBLIN and LOS ANGELES – Canadian media company QYou Media has partnered with an unnamed major global distributor to license its esports format Heads Up Daily (HUD) Read more

Banff World Media Festival unveils Rockie Awards Gala award recipients
BANFF - Emmy and Tony Award winning actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth will host this year’s Rockie Awards Gala Ceremony during next month’s Banff World Media Festival. Read more

Tou.TV Extra adds content from Groupe V Média, Bell Media, TV5, NFB
MONTREAL - CBC/Radio-Canada's French-language online VoD service bulked up on new content Tuesday after inking new programming agreements with Groupe V Média (V), Bell Media (Canal Vie, Canal D, Z and VRAK), TV5 Québec Canada (TV5 and Unis TV) Read more

ATN brings Republic TV to Canada
TORONTO – Asian Television Network International is helping to introduce Canadians to India's English-language news channel Republic TV after reaching an agreement to air its linear programming on a 24 hour licensed Canadian news service of Read more

Gusto preps tasty new lineup for freeview
TORONTO – Just in time for summer, Bell Media’s Gusto is cooking up a free preview with sizzling new programming. Read more

EXFO opens inaugural Innovation Summit
QUEBEC CITY – EXFO is hosting it’s first-ever Innovation Summit in Lac-Beauport, QC this week under the theme of artificial intelligence and machine learning. Read more

SaskTel prepares for record data use, calls, on Mother's Day
REGINA - SaskTel is predicting that customers will send 10.2 million text messages this Sunday on Mother’s Day, and that Saskatchewan residents will use approximately 105,000 GB of wireless data (roughly the equivalent of streaming 35,000 hours Read more

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