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Public Notice

Ottawa, 9 July 1999

Public Notice CRTC 1999-112

The Commission has received the following applications:



Application (199906260) by SKY CABLE INC.

Subscribers in the above-noted communities receive television programming through an MDS radiocommunication distribution undertaking. The licensee of this undertaking requests authority to replace two of the U.S. signals currently delivered as part of the basic service.

The application seeks to replace WTOL-TV (CBS) Toledo, Ohio and WDIV (NBC) Detroit, Michigan, with WCCO-TV (CBS) and KARE-TV (NBC) Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Examination of application:

Sky Cable Inc.
177 Lombard Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3B 0T6

Sky Cable Inc.
3000 Victoria Avenue
Brandon, Manitoba

For Baldy Mountain (Dauphin):
Village Office
104 - 2nd Street
Ethelbert, Manitoba

For Interlake (Chatfield):
Rural Municipality of Bifrost
329 River Road
Arborg, Manitoba

Rural Municipality of Cartier
34 Provincial Trunk Highway 248
Elie, Manitoba

For Foxwarren:
Rural Municipality of Birtle
108 Main Street
Birtle, Manitoba

Rural Municipality of Boulton
118 Main Street
Inglis, Manitoba

Rural Municipality of Arthur
138 Main Street
Melita, Manitoba

Rural Municipality of Harrison
108 Main Street
Newdale, Manitoba

For Riding Mountain:
Town Office
1st Avenue
Neepawa, Manitoba

Rural Municipality of St. Clements
1043 Kittson Road
East Selkirk, Manitoba

Rural Municipality of St. Laurent
River Lot 19, Provincial Road 611
St. Laurent, Manitoba

2.  INVERMAY, Saskatchewan

Application (199907127) by KRIMBS T.V. SATELLITE ASSOCIATION INC., P.O. Box 249, Invermay, Saskatchewan, S0A 1M0. The licensee requests authority to add the distribution of The Sports Network (TSN), in encrypted mode, on channel 36, with a transmitter power of 20 watts. This change requires an amendment to the licence.

Examination of application:

105 Main Street
Invermay, Saskatchewan

3.  CHASE, British Columbia

Application (199804704) by the CANADIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION to amend the broadcasting licence for radio station CBTK-FM Kelowna. The CBC proposes to add an FM mono transmitter at Chase operating on frequency 95.5 MHz (channel 238A) with an effective radiated power of 87 watts.

The CBC states that the new transmitter will replace AM transmitters CBUH Chase and CBKX Sorrento, British Columbia once it has been determined that the new FM transmitter adequately serves the population presently receiving service from the AM transmitters.

Examination of application:

Post Office
Chase, 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.


13 August 1999

 Copy of any intervention filed to application(s) by the CBC must be sent to:
 Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 c/o Director, Regulatory Affairs
 250 Lanark Avenue
 Ottawa, Ontario
 K1Z 6R5
 Telecopier: (613) 724-5668


 Documents are available:
°  at the local address provided in this notice; and
°  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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