Cable / Telecom News

Star Choice to add seven channels

CALGARY – DTH provider Star Choice said today it is launching the World Fishing Network, GolTV, and five new high definition channels. On March 15, 2007, WFN and Gol will take their places on the Star Choice lineup while on March 22 superstation WGN HD and 24/7 HD channel HDNet will be turned on. In May, the Shaw Communications-owned satellite company also plans to launch three new French HD channels from Astral Media: Canal Vie HD, Series+ HD, and Z télé HD. Pricing and packaging of the HD channels will be announced later.