Cable & Telecom

SaskTel expands wireless network in more rural areas, provincial parks

REGINA — SaskTel announced earlier this week it is adding 15 new macro towers in more rural areas and provincial parks as part of the Wireless Saskatchewan initiative, as it continues in its commitment to build the most robust LTE network in the province.These new towers will fill in coverage gaps in busy provincial parks, along major highways, and in areas with little or no cellular coverage, SaskTel explained in a news release. The company said the 15 new macro towers will be in service by March 2020.“SaskTel understands the need to continue to build out our wireless network to...

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.