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NEWCAP Reports Q2 Financial Results

August 12, 2016 Newfoundland Capital Corporation Limited today announces its financial results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2016. Highlights Revenue for the second quarter of $44.2 million was $1.6 million or 4% higher than the same quarter last year and year-to-date…

CRTC Releases 2016 Price Comparison Study of Telecommunications Services

August 11, 2016 This Study, commissioned by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission and prepared by Nordicity Group Limited, is the 9th(2016) edition of the annual telecommunications services price comparison Study. The purpose of this Study is to provide a detailed comparative price…

Corus Unveils Fall Lineup for Children’s Networks

August 11, 2016 Corus Entertainment announced today an action-packed Fall lineup for children’s networks with new series and new seasons of fan-favourites on YTV, Treehouse and TELETOON beginning Monday, September 5. Heading into fall, YTV  treats viewers to a preview of the highly anticipated original…
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Capella’s Norm Slater to Retire

August 11, 2016 Capella Telecommunications Inc.  announced that its founder and President Norm Slater has decided to retire after 40 years in the industry. Norm joined Cablesystems Engineering (the forerunner of Rogers Engineering) in 1976 after graduating from the University of Western Ontario…

SiriusXM Canada Announces Increase in SIRI Share Proration

August 11, 2016 Sirius XM Canada Holdings Inc., the parent of Sirius XM Canada Inc., announced that two of its largest shareholders, Slaight Communications Inc.  and Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, have confirmed to the Company that they intend to vote in favour of the…

Police Investigate Injury on Vancouver TV Set

August 11, 2016 Police say a camera operator was hit by a vehicle in east Vancouver during filming of a television show. Const. Brian Montague of Vancouver police says the victim was hit early Wednesday morning while shooting a stunt for a local…


August 10, 2016 Veteran Canadian broadcaster and long time ESPN sports anchor John Saunders has passed away at the age of 61. Saunders who was born in Canada, was an all-star defenseman in the Montreal junior hockey league, before receiving a scholarshp and playing hockey at…

CRTC Approves CKSA-TV’s Disaffiliation from CBC TV Network

August 10, 2016 The CRTC has approved an application to disaffiliate the English-language conventional television station CKSA-DT Lloydminster and its transmitter CKSA-TV-2 Bonnyville from the English-language television network operated by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC). The licensee’s current affiliation agreement with the CBC will…

HISTORY Announces New Original Investigative Series

August 10, 2016 Corus Entertainment’s HISTORY and Channel Four Television Corporation’s More4 announced today a new original investigative series, Hunting Nazi Treasure. The series chronicles one of the greatest heists in history, how it became the biggest treasure hunt in the world today, and…

London’s CKSL-AM Funny 1410 To Sign Off August 14

August 9, 2016 Bell Media Radio announced today it will honour the history of CKSL-AM, Funny 1410 before it permanently ends operations and goes off the airwaves on Sunday, Aug. 14 at midnight. The station has provided music, news, sports, and entertainment to…