Super - Grant Thornton
Current Weather
-10.1°C Cloudy 2 km/h
Full Forecast
Tbnewswatch Local News
Wednesday November 26 2014
4:49 AM EST
Skyscraper
Signature Ad
Sign/Prestige Home Comfort
Marlin Travel
Skyscraper - Grodon's
2010-03-05 at NOON

CKPR-TV seeks licence adjustment

AD
Need Xtra Cash? Visit Xtra Cash! Payday advances, cheque cashing with best rates, no holds & instant cash! Only at XTRA CASH! On Dawson & Frederica Click here for full details
By tbnewswatch.com staff
Senior officials with Dougall Media have confirmed application has been made to the CRTC requesting an amendment to its license for CKPR-Television. 
 
Company vice-president and general manager Don Caron on Friday said the application requests permission to amend a condition of its license related to its affiliation with the CBC. 
 
The network has informed the company  it will not be renewing any of its affiliation agreements beyond 2011, a move that will leave CKPR-TV without programming. 
 
Caron called the CRTC filing a technical move that will allow Dougall Media to begin exploring other options. 
 
He said he is saddened by the networks decision, as the CBC has provided services since the station began broadcasting in 1954.  But Caron said when the change-over does occur, locally produced services will not be impacted. 

Click here to submit a letter to the editor.

Click here to report a typo or error

Tbnewswatch.com(0)

Banner/Vector Construction

Comments

We've improved our comment system.
Comments for this story are semi-moderated. Read our comment guideline.

Add a new comment.
You must log in to add comments.
Create a new account
Log In
 
 
Big Box
BB/Superior Athletes

Events