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Whistler Cable, CCTA want cable competition shut out of B.C. resort town

News | 08/29/2002 4:00 am EDT

The incumbent cable operator in Whistler BC is arguing that allowing another Class 2 cable operator into the resort town would fragment the market and result in reduced cable service. Whistler Cable Television Ltd. is urging the CRTC to deny a broadcast distribution licence to David Reid and Richard Hazell, two entrepreneurs hoping to bring a second cable service to the town of 7,500.

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