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Broadcasting Public Notice
CRTC 2002-25


Ottawa, 15 May 2002


The Commission has received the following applications:




Vision TV: Canada's Faith Network (e)
Across Canada


John Elliott (e)
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario


CKLN Radio Incorporated (e)
Toronto, Ontario


Radio CJVR Ltd.
Waskesiu Lake, Saskatchewan


(e) applications filed electronically.


Across Canada (e)
Application No. 2002-0155-9


Application by VISION TV: CANADA'S FAITH NETWORK to amend the national English-language specialty television service.


The licensee proposes to change the condition of licence as follows:


Increase its wholesale rate from $0.08 to $0.11 per month.


The applicant states that a rate increase is necessary in order to preserve the balance and diversity in its programming, which are essential to fulfilling its mandate and to protect its operation's integrity.


Licensee's address:

80 Bond Street
Toronto, Ontario
M5B 1X2
Fax: (416) 368-9774


Examination of application:

At the licensee's address


Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario (e)
Application No. 2002-0186-4


Application by JOHN ELLIOTT to amend the licence of his tourist radio programming undertaking CFWJ-FM at Sault Ste. Marie.


The licensee proposes to change the condition of licence by increasing the permissible amount of advertising from the current 6 minutes to a maximum of 12 minutes per hour.


The licensee claims that 6 additional minutes per hour of advertising would allow it to lower its advertising rates so as to be more affordable to prospective clients, and maintain Visitor Radio's financial requirements.


Licensee's address:

Visitor Radio
217 Tilley Road
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
P6B 3Z3
Fax: (705) 253-0187


Examination of application:

At the licensee's address


Toronto, Ontario (e)
Application No. 2001-1428-1


Application by CKLN RADIO INCORPORATED relating to radio station CKLN-FM.


The licensee proposes to broadcast predominantly Farsi language programming using a Subsidiary Communications Multiplex Operations (SCMO) channel. Programming broadcast using an SCMO is not accessible with standard radio equipment, and requires the use of a special receiver.


Licensee's address:

380 Victoria Street
Toronto, Ontario
M5B 1W7
Fax: (416) 595-0226


Examination of application:

At the licensee's address


Waskesiu Lake, Saskatchewan
Application No. 2002-0130-2


Application by RADIO CJVR LTD. relating to radio station CJVR-FM-2.


The licensee proposes to increase the effective radiated power from 7,100 to 11,000watts.


The licensee also proposes to relocate the transmitter approximately 8 kilometres southwest to the SaskTel site.


The applicant feels that the move of the transmitter would be in the best interest of the local residents.


This application requires an amendment to the licence of radio station CJVR-FM Melfort, the mother station.


Licensee's address:

Box 750
611 Main Street North
Melfort, Saskatchewan
S0E 1A0
Fax: (306) 752-5932


Examination of application:

At the applicant's address, and

Elk Ridge Resort
Highway 264
Waskesiu Lake, Saskatchewan





19 June 2002


The intervention must be received by the CRTC and by the applicant ON OR BEFORE the above-mentioned date. The Commission cannot be held responsible for postal delays.


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 below has been followed. You will be contacted only if your submission raises procedural questions.


Submit your written intervention to the Secretary General of the Commission in ONLY ONE of the following formats:




CRTC, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0N2


Secretary General - (819) 994-0218


A true copy MUST be sent to the applicant and proof that this has been done must accompany the intervention sent to the Commission.


Where the intervention is filed by electronic means, the line ***End of document*** should be entered following the last paragraph of the document, as an indication that the document has not been damaged during electronic transmission.


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.


Each paragraph of the document should be numbered.


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 for your proposal.


In the event that the application is brought to the oral phase of the hearing, and if you wish to appear, you must provide reasons why your written comments are not sufficient and why an appearance is necessary.


In exceptional circumstances, the Commission may allow an intervenor to present its intervention by teleconference. At the time of filing its intervention, the intervenor must clearly indicate why the Commission should grant such a request.




Documents are available at the local address provided in this notice and at the Commission offices and documentation centres directly involved with these applications or, upon request, within 48 hours, at any other CRTC offices and documentation centres.


Central Building
Les Terrasses de la Chaudière
1 Promenade du Portage, Room G-5
Hull, Quebec K1A 0N2
Tel: (819) 997-2429 - TDD: 994-0423
FAX: (819) 994-0218


Bank of Commerce Building
1809 Barrington Street, Suite 1007
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3K8
Tel: (902) 426-7997 - TDD: 426-6997
FAX: (902) 426-2721


405 de Maisonneuve Blvd. East
2nd Floor, Suite B2300
Montréal, Quebec H2L 4J5
Tel: (514) 283-6607 - TDD: 283-8316
FAX: (514) 283-3689


55 St. Clair Avenue East, Suite 624
Toronto, Ontario M4T 1M2
Tel: (416) 952-9096
FAX: (416) 954-6343


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


Cornwall Professional Building
2125 - 11th Avenue, Room 103
Regina, Saskatchewan S4P 3X3
Tel: (306) 780-3422
FAX: (306) 780-3319


10405 Jasper Avenue, Suite 520
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3N4
Tel: (780) 495-3224
FAX: (780) 495-3214


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


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


Secretary General

Date Modified: 2002-05-15

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