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Public Notice

See also: 1999-175-1

Ottawa, 29 October 1999

Public Notice CRTC 1999-175

Big Pond Communications 2000 Inc.

The Commission has received the following applications:



Application (199901781) by NATOTAWIN BROADCASTING INC., P.O. Box 1529, Lac La Ronge, Saskatchewan, S0J 1L0, to amend the broadcasting licence for CJLR-FM La Ronge, Saskatchewan.

The licensee proposes to add a low power transmitter at North Battleford on the frequency 94.7 MHz (channel 234LP) with an effective radiated power of 49 watts as well as a low power transmitter at Beardys First Nation Reserve on the frequency 97.3 MHz (channel 247LP) with an effective radiated power of 27.2 watts.

Examination of application:

Battlefords Friendship Centre
North Battleford, Saskatchewan

Beardys First Nation Band Office
Duck Lake, Saskatchewan


Applications (199901609, 199901591) by DACE BROADCASTING CORPORATION, P.O. Box 490, Rosetown, Saskatchewan, S0L 2V0, to amend the broadcasting licence for CJYM Rosetown, Saskatchewan.

The licensee proposes to add a transmitter at Unity operating on the frequency 98.9 MHz (channel 255 A) with an effective radiated power of 380 watts and at North Battleford on the frequency 99.9 MHz (channel 260 A) with an effective radiated power of 450 watts.

Examination of applications:

#2 - 100 Avenue West
Unity, Saskatchewan

3. VANCOUVER, British Columbia

Application (199911152) by 578223 BRITISH COLUMBIA LTD., c/o Rogers Broadcasting Limited, 36 Victoria Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5C 1H3, to amend the broadcasting licence for CKSR-FM Chilliwack, British Columbia.

The licensee proposes to decrease the effective radiated power of its transmitter CFSR-FM Vancouver from 15,000 to 14,000 watts.

The applicant states that this change reflects the as-built parameters of CFSR-FM and that there is no significant change in the coverage area approved for the station.

Examination of application:

Radio Station CFSR-FM-1
Suite 206
32450 Simon Avenue
Abbotsford, British Columbia

Radio Station CKSR-FM
520 - 45715 Hocking Avenue
Chilliwack, British Columbia

4. HOUSTON, British Columbia

Application (199907094) by CARIBOO CENTRAL INTERIOR RADIO INC., 1940 - 3rd Avenue, Prince George, British Columbia, V2M 1G7, to amend the broadcasting licence for CFBV Smithers, British Columbia.

The licensee proposes to add a transmitter at Houston operating on the frequency 106.5 MHz (channel 293 B) with an effective radiated power of 923 watts.

The new FM transmitter would replace AM transmitter CHBV Houston and rebroadcast, in its entirety, the propramming of CFBV Smithers.

Examination of application:

Chamber of Commerce
Highway 16
Houston, British Columbia




- submit your original written intervention to the Secretary General of the Commission (CRTC, Ottawa, K1A 0N2). A true copy MUST be sent to the applicant and proof that this has been done must accompany the original intervention sent to the Commission.

Please note that you may also file your interventions by Electronic Mail

- the intervention may be filed with the Commission by electronic mail at the following e-mail address: and should indicate if a true copy has been sent to the applicant. Each paragraph of the document should be numbered. In addition, as an indication that the document has not been damaged during electronic transmission, the line ***End of document*** should be entered following the last paragraph of each document. However, your intervention and the proof of service to the applicant will also have to be filed in hard copy;

- please note, that only the documents (applications and interventions) electronically filed will be available on the Commission's web site. You will be able to access these documents by indicating the public notice or the notice of public hearing number;

- the intervention must be received by the CRTC and by the applicant ON OR BEFORE the deadline date indicated below. The Commission cannot be held responsible for postal delays;

- your intervention should clearly identify the application and indicate whether you support or oppose the application, or if you propose changes to it, include the facts and grounds therefor. In the event that the application is brought to the oral phase of a hearing it would be helpful to the Commission if you provide reasons why your written comments are not sufficient and an appearance is necessary;

Your intervention will be considered by the Commission, and will form part of the public record of the proceeding without further notification to you, provided the procedure set out above has been followed. You will be contacted only if your submission raises procedural questions.


3 December 1999


Documents are available:
° at the local address provided in this notice;
° at the following Commission offices:

Central Building
Les Terrasses de la Chaudière
1 Promenade du Portage
Ground Floor
Hull, Quebec K1A 0N2
Tels: (819) 997-2429 - TDD 994-0423
Telecopier: (819) 994-0218

Kensington Building
275 Portage Avenue
Suite 1810
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2B3
Tels: (204) 983-6306 - TDD 983-8274
Telecopier: (204) 983-6317

530 - 580 Hornby Street
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6C 3B6
Tels: (604) 666-2111 - TDD 666-0778
Telecopier: (604) 666-8322

C.R.T.C. Documentation Centre
Cornwall Professional Building
Room 103
2125 - 11th Avenue
Regina, Saskatchewan
S4P 3X3
Tel: (306) 780-3422
Telecopier: (306) 780-3319

Other CRTC offices will also make documents available upon request by interested parties (normal delay: 48 hours).

This document is available in alternative format upon request, and may also be viewed at the following Internet site:

Secretary General

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