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CRTC approves change of licence conditions for OWN

Media | 10/28/2015 6:42 pm EDT

The CRTC approved Wednesday an application from Corus Entertainment Inc. on behalf of OWN Inc., the Oprah Winfrey Network, to amend certain conditions of its broadcasting licence as well as its terms-of-trade agreement. The regulator said in the announcement that Corus had asked the CRTC to change the description of OWN from a national English-language specialty channel that provides formal and informal educational programming focusing on adult education, to a national English-language specialty channel that provides entertainment dedicated to women. It had also asked that a list of about a...