The FM frequency 95.7 has been empty in Ottawa since about 2014, when a local station carrying national network Aboriginal Voices Radio went quiet. Now the CRTC is hearing proposals to fill it.
In an era of dwindling news resources, this outlandish story says a lot about what’s driving media these days.
From a silver-plating factory in Trenton, to a 28-year career in the RCMP, to 24 years in community journalism, 74-year-old John Brummell retired from the Stittsville News on Friday.
Taking a look back at the career of Ottawa Sun day oner Susan Sherring.
How did Ottawa radio fare this fall?
It comes amid a grim financial picture at parent company Postmedia, which also publishes the Ottawa Citizen.
The report examines competition and concentration trends from 1984 until 2015 for more than a dozen sectors of the Canadian media, Internet and telecoms industries.
According to the Ottawa Newspaper Guild, Postmedia will cut the amount of local coverage in the print editions of the two papers.
The anchor has been on leave for 16 months fighting cancer.
“Area resident” was released Friday.
Much nicer design, too.
Quick look at the map and it seems every radio and TV station broadcasts them, at least within Ottawa.
All six episode are available on demand on Bell Fibe TV1.
“Details will be available Friday… DAWG is not going away.”
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