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Ottawa, 15 July 1999

Decision CRTC 99-176

WIC Radio Ltd.

Edmonton, Alberta - 199808367

3 May 1999 Public Hearing
in Vancouver

New radio network to broadcast the games of the Edmonton Oilers

1.  The Commission approves the application for an English-language radio network licence for the purpose of broadcasting the National Hockey League games of the Edmonton Oilers.

2.  The Commission will issue a network licence expiring 31 August 2002, subject to the conditions specified in the licence to be issued.

3.  Any affiliate of the CBC carrying broadcasts of the games must ensure that its network affiliation agreement is respected, and that any rescheduling of CBC programs affected by the broadcasts in question is acceptable to the CBC.

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