Starting today, MTS TV customers can rely on Flood Watch 2011 to get up to date coverage on the current flood in Manitoba.
Channel 31 on MTS's Classic and Ultimate TV services will include real-time news and public service announcements from the Province of Manitoba, the City of Winnipeg and the City of Brandon. Programming will include news stories and video footage from the Winnipeg Free Press and Brandon Sun plus photos submitted by viewers.
The individual Rivercams are also available on channels 991-998.MTS Ultimate TV customers can watch up to six live Rivercams simultaneously by tuning into MTS Ultimate Picks on channel 1016 and selecting 'Flood 2011'. Viewers may also contribute to the coverage by submitting flood photos to channel 31.
For more information on Flood Watch 2011, please visit www.mts.ca/tv/flood. To submit your photos, go to www.mymanitoba.com/flood. MTS Rivercams and other flood related news can be found at www.winnipegfreepress.com/flood.