CRTC OKs Two Deals
October 31, 2008 at 3:53 PM (PT)
The CRTC has approved LE5 COMMUNICATIONS' purchase of mostly-simulcast French AC CHYC/SUDBURY, ON and CHYK/TIMMINS, ON, plus transmitters CHYX/KAPUSKASING and CHYK-FM-3/HEARST from HALIBURTON BROADCASTING GROUP. LE5 is headed by lawyer PAUL LEFEBVRE.
The agency also approved the purchase of AC CKIZ (107.5 KISS-FM)/VERNON, BC and CKIZ-FM-1/ENDERBY, BC by JIM PATTISON BROADCAST GROUP from ROGERS BROADCASTING LTD.