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  1. Winnipeg: DCX3400 ($150) & DCT2500 ($25)

    Items for Sale
    I am selling these terminals because I've cut the cord. Motorola DCX3400 with 500GB, three years old, very stable unit. Comes with Shaw remote, HDMI cable, power cable, original box. Price: $150 FIRM. I think that's fair if you compare with other sellers. --- Motorola DCT2500 non-HDTV...
  2. TSN Radio coming to Winnipeg and Montreal on October 5th

    Industry News
    Bell Media has announced that, effective Wednesday October 5th, radio station The Team 990 in Montreal will be rebranded as TSN Radio 990 while Sports Radio 1290 in Winnipeg will be renamed TSN Radio 1290. The rebranding comes six months after Bell launched TSN Radio 1050 in Toronto. The...
  3. TSN Radio comes to Montreal and Winnipeg on October 5th

    AM/ FM, Internet Radio and Music Industry
    Bell Media announced today an extension of the industry-leading TSN brand with the launch of local TSN Radio stations in the Montreal and Winnipeg markets. With a continued focus on local sports, THE TEAM 990 in Montreal is being rebranded as TSN Radio 990 and Sports Radio 1290 in Winnipeg...
  4. TSN Jets channels premieres tonight

    Industry News
    TSN Jets, a new specialty channel dedicated to the Winnipeg Jets hockey team, premieres tonight when the Jets take on the Columbus Blue Jackets in front of a capacity crowd at the MTS Centre. The pay channel will be available to almost half a million homes in the Winnipeg Jets broadcast region...
  5. MTS TV now offering NHL Centre Ice package

    Industry News
    MTS today announced that subscriptions to the NHL Centre Ice sports programming package are now available on its Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) service For $200, MTS Ultimate TV subscribers will be able to view up to 40 out-of-market games a week throughout the 2011-12 regular season. The...
  6. Winnipeg Jets broadcasts on Sports Radio 1290 and new TSN Jets channel

    Industry News
    True North Sports & Entertainment and Bell Media have announced a ten year agreement awarding the regional television broadcast rights for the Winnipeg Jets to TSN, and the radio broadcast rights for the hockey club to Sports Radio 1290. As part of the agreement, TSN will broadcast more than...
  7. New Channel "TSN Jets" Announced

    Television Industry / Channels and Providers
    Looks like a new channel is coming, and they are setting up a bureau here in Winnipeg to cover the Jets and other sports.
  8. Newcap sells two Winnipeg Radio stations for $5.5 million

    Industry News
    Newcap, owners of 81 radio stations across Canada, has announced it will sell its two radio stations in Winnipeg, Manitoba to Dufferin Communications Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Evanov Radio Group. Evanov will pick up CKJS AM and CHNK FM for $5.5 million. CKJS is the only...
  9. Winnipeg gets its first OTA DTV Channel

    Industry News
    CKND-DT, an Over-the-Air (OTA) high definition digital version of CKND-TV in Winnipeg, went live on December 16th in the city. The Global Television affiliate is operating on channel 40.1 with an average effective radiated power (ERP) of 14,900 watts. A member of the Digital Home website who...
  10. MTS TV adds seven multicultural channels to lineup

    Industry News
    MTS TV, Canada's largest Internet Protocol television (IPTV) service provider, has announced the addition of seven new multicultural channels to its lineup. New channels are available to both Classic TV and Ultimate TV subscribers and include Sony Entertainment Television Asia, TV Polonia, TLN...
  11. Winnipeg's Hank FM becomes K-Rock

    Industry News
    Yesterday at 6 a.m., Winnipeg’s country music station Hank FM, at 100.7 on the dial, became K-Rock 100.7. Playlist on the new station includes classic rock (Led Zeppelin, Aerosmith, AC/DC, Neil Young, and Van Halen); Blues (John Lee Hooker, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Howlin’ Wolf, Muddy Waters, and...
  12. Fastest ISP in Winnipeg

    Internet, Landline and Wireless Phone
    I am looking for the fastest ISP in Winnipeg, other than MTS/Shaw. I am looking at VOI Networks, and they seem to have residential plans, with symmetrical internet. Also they are the fastest ISP on in Manitoba. Is there anyone else that I should know of?
  13. MTS lays Fibre to the Home in Winnipeg neighbourhood

    Industry News
    MTS said today that it has launched an advanced Fibre to the Home (FTTH) network in Waverly West, a new neighbourhood of some 500 homes in Winnipeg's south-west quadrant. FTTH connectivity is notable because it allows telecommunications providers to offer numerous services such as high...
  14. Winnipeg gets walk-on part in upcoming episode of 'The Office'

    What's On Television? My only direct exposure with Winnipeg was a week-long work-related trip a little over a year ago, so I'm definitely curious to see what the show's take on the city will be. :) It's just too bad they didn't have the...
  15. CTV/CHUM Ditches q94 fm in winnipeg

    AM/ FM, Internet Radio and Music Industry
    On Friday aug 29 @ 8:45 A.M. CTV/CHUM has ditched its decades-old "Q94" slogan and Hot Adult Contemporary format in favor of Pop Alternative as "The Curve." The change on Friday (8/29) came just eight days after the CRTC denied applications from other companies for new stations in Winnipeg...
  16. CRTC approves two new radio stations in Winnipeg

    AM/ FM, Internet Radio and Music Industry
    In Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2008-195 The Commission approves the application by Native Communication Inc. for a broadcasting licence to operate a new English- and Aboriginal-language Native Type B FM radio station to serve Winnipeg, Manitoba. The licence term will begin 1 September 2008 and...