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Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2003-290

  Ottawa, 21 July 2003
  Various undertakings
Various locations across Canada

Administrative renewals


The Commission renews the broadcasting licences for the undertakings in Appendix 1 and Appendix 2 of this decision, from 1 September 2003 to 29 February 2004, subject to the terms and conditions in effect under the current licences.


The applications for the renewal of the licences in Appendix 1 were either considered at public hearings or published for comment in broadcasting public notices. However, the Commission will not be able to rule on these applications before the current licences expire.


The applications for the renewal of the licences in Appendix 2 have not yet been published in either a Broadcasting Public Notice or a Notice of Public Hearing. Interested parties will have an opportunity to comment on the applications at the appropriate time.


This decision does not dispose of any substantive issue that may exist with respect to the renewal of these licences.
  Secretary General
  This decision is to be appended to each licence. It is available in alternative format upon request, and may also be examined at the following Internet site: 

Appendix 1 to Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2003-290



Call sign/Name of service, Location, Province


Public Hearing at Gatineau, Quebec
26 May 2003


Specialty Programming Undertakings

  1163031 Ontario Inc. "Outdoor Life Network (OLN)", Across Canada
  Astral Broadcasting Group Inc. "Canal Vie", Across Canada
  CHUM Limited "Space: The Imagination Station (Space)", Across Canada
    "Star!-TV (Star)", Across Canada
    "MuchMoreMusic", Across Canada
  CHUM Limited and 3661458 Canada Inc., partners in Pulse 24, General partnership "Pulse 24", Province of Ontario
  CTV Television Inc. "Report on Business Television (ROBTv)", Across Canada

"Talk TV", Across Canada


"CTV Newsnet", Across Canada

  Global Communications Limited and Prime Television Holdco Inc., partners in PRIME TV, general partnership "Prime TV", Across Canada
  TVA Group Inc. " Le Canal Nouvelles (LCN)", Across Canada
  HGTV Canada Inc. "Home and Garden Television Canada", Across Canada
  History Television Inc. "History Television", Across Canada
  Learning and Skills Television of Alberta Limited "Canadian Learning Television (CLT)", Across Canada
  MusiquePlus Inc. "MUSIMAX", Across Canada
  Odyssey Television Network Inc. "Odyssey Television Network", Across Canada
  Rogers SportsNet Inc. "Sportsnet", Across Canada
  South Asian Television Canada Limited "ATN (South Asian Television)", Across Canada
  TELETOON Canada Inc. "Teletoon/Télétoon", Across Canada
  The Comedy Network Inc. "The Comedy Network", Across Canada
  The Score Television Network Ltd. "The Score", Across Canada
  YTV Canada Inc. "Treehouse TV", Across Canada


  The National Broadcast Reading Service Incorporated "VoicePrint", Across Canada

Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2002-68
5 November 2002


Radio Programming Undertaking

  Radio Station CKPG Limited CKMK Mackenzie, British Columbia

Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2003-34
8 July 2003


Radiocommunication Distribution Undertaking
Multipoint Distribution System (MDS)

  Missinnippi River Native Communications Inc.

Pukatawagan, Manitoba


Appendix 2 to Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2003-290



Call sign/Name of service, Location, Province


Relay Distribution Undertaking

  Canadian Satellite Communications Inc. "CANCOM", Toronto, Ontario

Radiocommunication Distribution Undertakings
Multipoint Distribution Systems (MDS)

  Craig Wireless International Inc. Brandon, Manitoba
  Fiber-Tel Enterprises Inc. Kakabeka Falls, Ontario
  Image Wireless Communications Inc. Birch Hills, Saskatchewan
    Caron, Saskatchewan
    Kenaston, Saskatchewan
    Lloydminster, Saskatchewan
    North Battleford, Saskatchewan
    Regina, Saskatchewan
    Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
    Stranraer, Saskatchewan
    Swift Current, Saskatchewan
    Warmley, Saskatchewan
    Watson, Saskatchewan
    Yorkton, Saskatchewan
    Zenon Park, Saskatchewan
  LOOK Communications Inc. Southern Ontario
    Montréal, Quebec
  Val Gagné Communications Association Monteith, Ontario

Radio Programming Undertakings

  Radio Express inc. CKOD-FM Valleyfield, Quebec
  Radio Station CKPG Limited CKPG Prince George, British Columbia

Television Programming Undertaking

  Samson Management Ltd. CHOB-TV Hobbema, Alberta

Date Modified: 2003-07-21

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