Cable & Telecom

SaskTel, community partnership brings high speed Internet to another rural area

REGINA – SaskTel is bringing DSL internet service to the Resort Village of Candle Lake, (some 65 kilometres northeast of Prince Albert), under its community participation program.The program encourages communities that do not meet SaskTel’s criteria for service expansion to provide funds to assist with the capital costs to extend services to their residents.  The provincial telco said that this program allows it to “responsibly and sustainably” expand services to areas of the province where it may not otherwise be economically feasible to do so.“Today’s announcement is yet another example of SaskTel’s commitment to delivering their advanced and reliable communication services...

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.