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Ottawa, 28 October 1987
Decision CRTC 87-864
The Community Recreation Rebroadcasting Service Association
Labrador City/Wabush, Newfoundland - 871599700
Following a Public Hearing in St. John's on 16 September 1987, the Commission approves the application for a licence for an English-language FM radio broadcasting transmitting undertaking at Labrador City/Wabush on the frequency 99.l MHz, channel 256, with an effective radiated power of l watt to rebroadcast the programs of CHFI-FM Toronto, Ontario, received via satellite. The Commission notes that the Community Recreation Rebroadcasting Service Association is also licensed to operate the subscription television (STV) undertaking serving Labrador City/Wabush.
The Commission will issue a licence expiring 31 August 1990, subject to the conditions specified in this decision and in the licence to be issued. This term will enable the Commission to consider the renewal of this licence at the same time as that of other radio undertakings in the area.
The Commission has taken into consideration the intervention received from Humber Valley Broadcasting Company Limited, licensee of CFLW Wabush which rebroadcasts the programming of CFCB Corner Brook, Newfoundland, and the licensee's reply thereto.
The Commission notes that interventions in support of this application were received from the Town of Wabush, the Labrador City Recreation Commission and representatives of two local unions.
Fernand Bélisle Secretary General

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