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Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2005-96

  Ottawa, 13 October 2005
  The Commission has received the following applications. The deadline for submission of interventions/comments is 17 November 2005.
  Item Applicant and Locality


CTV Specialty Television Inc. (CTV), on behalf of The NHL Network Inc. - The NHL Network, CTV Television Inc. - CTV Travel, The Sports Network Inc. - ESPN Classic Canada, and 1163031 Ontario Inc. - Outdoor Life Network
Across Canada


Eternacom Inc. (CJTK-FM)
Little Current, Ontario
1. Across Canada
Application Nos. 2005-0729-6, 2005-0726-2, 2005-0728-8, 2005-0727-0
  Applications by CTV Specialty Television Inc. (CTV), on behalf of The NHL Network Inc. - The NHL Network, CTV Television Inc. - CTV Travel, The Sports Network Inc. - ESPN Classic Canada, and 1163031 Ontario Inc. - Outdoor Life Network, to amend their respective specialty programming undertaking licences in order to implement the incentive program for English-language Canadian television drama set out in Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2004-93.
  The licensee proposes to add the following condition of licence:

In addition to the 12 minutes of advertising material during any clock hour in a broadcast day permitted by condition of licence, the licensee may broadcast such additional minutes of advertising material calculated in accordance with Incentives for English-language Canadian television drama, Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2004-93, 29 November 2004, as may be amended from time to time.

  Also, CTV proposes to amend the licences of CTV Television Inc. - CTV Travel and 1163031 Ontario Inc. - Outdoor Life Network by replacing, with the following, the preamble to each licensee's condition of licence setting out its requirements for Canadian programming expenditures:

In accordance with the Commission's position on Canadian programming expenditures as set out in New Flexibility With Regard to Canadian Program Expenditures by Canadian Television Stations, Public Notice CRTC 1992-28, 8 April 1992, in The Reporting of Canadian Programming Expenditures, Public Notice CRTC 1993-93, 22 June 1993, in Additional Clarification Regarding the Reporting of Canadian Programming Expenditures, Public Notice CRTC 1993-174, 10 December 1993, and in Incentives for English-language Canadian television drama, Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2004-93, 29 November 2004, as may be amended from time to time.

  Licensee's address:

9 Channel Nine Court
Scarborough, Ontario
M1S 4B5
Fax: (416) 332-4580
  Examination of applications:

At the licensee's address

[Broadcasting intervention/comments form]

2. Little Current, Ontario
Application No. 2005-0842-6
  Application by Eternacom Inc. to amend the licence of radio programming undertaking CJTK-FM Sudbury.
  The licensee proposes to add an FM transmitter atLittle Current to broadcast the programming of CJTK-FM Sudbury, an English-language Christian music service, in order to serve the population of Little Current.
  The transmitter would operate on frequency 102.1 MHz (channel 271A) with an effective radiated power of 1,300 watts (non-directional antenna/antenna height of 127.9 metres).
  Licensee's address:

417 Notre Dame
Sudbury, Ontario
P3C 5K6
Fax: (705) 688-1081
  Examination of application:

25 Main Street
Little Current (Manitoulin Island), Ontario

[Broadcasting intervention/comments form]


Public Participation


Deadline for Interventions/Comments


17 November 2005

  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:

by using the
Broadcasting Intervention/Comments Form

located below the description of each application within this public notice




by mail to
CRTC, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0N2




by fax at
(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.
  The Commission advises those who file and serve by electronic mode to exercise caution when using e-mail for service of documents or notification, as it may be difficult to establish that service has occurred.
  Before initiating service through electronic mode, please ensure that you will be able to satisfy the Commission, upon request, that service of the notification was completed.
  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.
  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.
  All information submitted, including your email address, name and any other personal information as provided, will become part of the public record and can be viewed on the Commission's Web site.
  Documents sent in electronic format will be put on the Commission's Web site exactly as we received them, and in the official language and format in which they are sent. Documents not received electronically will be scanned and put on the Web site.
  Examination of Documents
  An electronic version of applications is available from the Commission's web site by selecting the application number within this notice.
  A list of all interventions/comments will also be available on the Commission's Web site. An electronic version of all interventions/comments submitted will be accessible from this list. To access the list, select "Lists of interventions/comments" under "Public Proceedings" from the Commission's Web site.
  Documents are also available during normal office hours 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 2 working days, at any other CRTC offices and documentation centres.
  Central Building
Les Terrasses de la Chaudière
1 Promenade du Portage, Room 206
Gatineau, Quebec K1A 0N2
Tel: (819) 997-2429 - TDD: 994-0423
FAX: (819) 994-0218
  Metropolitan Place
99 Wyse Road, Suite 1410
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3A 4S5
Tel: (902) 426-7997 - TDD: 426-6997
FAX: (902) 426-2721
  205 Viger Avenue West
Suite 504
Montréal, Quebec H2Z 1G2
Tel: (514) 283-6607
  55 St. Clair Avenue East, Suite 624
Toronto, Ontario M4T 1M2
Tel: (416) 952-9096
  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
  10405 Jasper Avenue, Suite 520
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3N4
Tel: (780) 495-3224
  530-580 Hornby Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3B6
Tel: (604) 666-2111 - TDD: 666-0778
FAX: (604) 666-8322
  Secretary General
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