Radio & Television

SCN buy will benefit local production community, Rogers maintains

TORONTO – Rogers Broadcasting is committed to the Saskatchewan production community, and believes that its yet-to-be-approved purchase of provincial broadcaster Saskatchewan Communications Network (SCN) will help to keep that community “robust”. Responding to criticism last week that its proposal to buy SCN seeks to spend less on local shows than the station’s previous owners, Rogers Media’s broadcasting president Scott Moore told that the deal could actually prove to be a boon to local producers by opening up access to national audiences via its stable of stations and networks. “We’ve asked the CRTC to allow us to do our Canadian programming...

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.