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Rogers cutting 110 conventional-TV jobs

Media | 05/07/2015 7:22 pm EDT

Roger Communications Inc. is cutting about 110 conventional-TV jobs as a result of programming changes at its City and OMNI over-the-air television networks. That number was confirmed by Rogers spokeswoman Andrea Goldstein by email Thursday afternoon following two separate press releases about program changes at both networks. One said that new "current affairs content" will shown in Ontario and British Columbia and be hosted by "veteran" OMNI TV personalities. It added that documentaries will be added for viewers in Calgary and Edmonton, while viewers in Ontario will...