Thursday, September 28, 2023

Tag: Indigenous

ELMNT FM stations say they’ll be forced to close without further...

First Peoples Radio (FPR), which operates ELMNT FM Indigenous radio stations in Ottawa and Toronto, says without further tangible benefits support, they will be...

Radio & Podcast News – Indigenous leaders call for commercial radio...

The CRTC is being asked to introduce a five per cent minimum quota for Indigenous music content on commercial radio, based on the recommendation...

Melissa Ridgen joins Global News as Network Managing Editor

Veteran journalist Melissa Ridgen is joining Global News in the newly-created role of Network Managing Editor, starting Oct. 24. Arriving from APTN where she's been...

APTN and CBC/Radio-Canada sign MOU to collaborate more closely on news,...

APTN and CBC/Radio-Canada have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will see the two broadcasters work more closely on Indigenous productions and news...

TV & Film News – Sinking Ship picks up 12 Daytime...

Sinking Ship Entertainment has picked up 12 Daytime Emmy Nominations with technical nods for Ghostwriter, Endlings and Odd Squad. The 48th Annual Daytime Emmy...

Regulatory, Telecom & Media News – Pandemic telco complaints up six...

The CRTC has published the findings of its initial engagement phase as it looks to modernize the Indigenous broadcasting policy. Between June 2019 and...

CBC confirms cancellation of ‘Trickster’ following Latimer controversy

CBC has confirmed it won't be moving forward with a second season of Trickster, the critically-acclaimed Indigenous sci-fi series formerly helmed by Michelle Latimer. Based...

Online & Digital Media News – CBC Indigenous launches Original Voices

CBC Indigenous has launched Original Voices, an immersive exploration of Indigenous languages in Canada. It offers a place to listen to and learn from...

Open Source North event encouraging more Indigenous language broadcasting

Open Source North, an event being held next week in Whitehorse, Yukon, aims to bring together developers, coders and anyone interested in using open...

APTN CEO says criminal charges will be pursued if aggression toward...

The CEO of the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN) says the broadcaster will pursue criminal charges if there is further aggressive behaviour towards its...

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