Tag Archives: Local Television Satellite Solution (LTSS) program

Dude TV blog post #100: CRTC approves shut down of CBC TV analogue transmitters + Sign off from Steven

Dear Minister Moore, Hot summer we’re having, eh? Hope you and your dog are keepin’ cool. As I’m sure you’ve heard by now, the CRTC has approved CBC’s request to shut off its remaining analogue television transmitters and to not … Continue reading

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Part 3 – Shaw Direct: The Saviour of Free TV in Rural and Remote Canada?

Dear Minister Moore, Summer has arrived early, eh? Before I get to Part 3 of my review of Shaw’s Local Television Satellite Solution (LTSS) program, I’d first like to add something I forgot to mention in Part 2 of this … Continue reading

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Sample Shaw Local Television Satellite Solution (LTSS) application

Dear Minister Moore, In case you’re wondering, here is a sample Shaw LTSS application. Best, Steven

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Part 2 – Shaw Direct: The Saviour of Free TV in Rural and Remote Canada?

Dear Minister Moore, Writing with a follow up regarding Shaw’s Local Television Satellite Solution (LTSS) program. As I noted in my previous post on this topic, my parents were able to eventually obtain a free satellite dish, receiver and installation … Continue reading

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Part 1 – Shaw Direct: The Saviour of Free TV in Rural and Remote Canada?

Dear Minister Moore, Ever tried channel surfing in a one TV channel town? It’s doable but not much fun. You just end up back at the same channel. Channel surfing hasn’t been the same at my parents’ place in Denbigh, … Continue reading

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Double Post: #DTV2011 in 2012 + Free CRT TV of the Month (January, 2012)

Dear Minister Moore, Happy New Year. This month’s Free CRT TV photo, the first for 2012, was taken by Felan Parker near Toronto’s Manning and Barton neighbourhood.  Looks to be a 10 inch or so portable set. B&W, perhaps? I’ve … Continue reading

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Last Channel Standing, Part 2

Dear Minister Moore, I hope this finds you well. Enjoyed your Nickelback tweets yesterday. Writing to follow up my October 17, 2011 blog post that detailed how the number of over-the-air (OTA) television channels in the community of Denbigh, Ontario … Continue reading

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