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CBWFT
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Branding Radio-Canada Manitoba
Slogan Ici comme dans la vie
Channels 3 (VHF) / Cable 10 in Winnipeg analog,
51 (UHF) (proposed) digital
Affiliations Radio-Canada
Owner Societé Radio-Canada
Founded April 24, 1960
Call letters meaning C B C
Winnipeg
French
Television
Transmitter Power 59kw
Website Radio-Canada Manitoba

CBWFT is the Societé Radio-Canada French language television station in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Image File history File links SRC-TV.png‎ Logo for Radio-Canada. ... Motto: Template:Unhide = Unum Cum Virtute Multorum (One With the Strength of Many) Location City Information Established: 1738 (Fort Rouge), 1873 (City of Winnipeg) Area: 465. ... Wikibooks has more about this subject: Marketing A brand is a collection of images and ideas representing an economic producer; more specifically, it refers to the concrete symbols such as a name, logo, slogan, and design scheme. ... Look up Slogan in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... In broadcasting, a channel is a range of frequencies (or, equivalently, wavelengths) assigned by a government for the operation of a particular broadcast station. ... Very high frequency (VHF) is the radio frequency range from 30 MHz to 300 MHz. ... Analog television (or analogue television) encodes television picture and sound information as an analog signal, that is, by varying the amplitude and/or frequencies of the signal. ... This article is about the radio frequency. ... Digital Terrestrial Television (DTTV or DTT) is an implementation of digital technology to provide a greater number of channels and/or better quality of picture and sound through a conventional antenna (or aerial) instead of a satellite dish or cable connection. ... An affiliate is a commercial entity with a relationship with a peer or a larger entity. ... The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC), a Canadian crown corporation, is the country’s national public radio and television broadcaster. ... The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC), a Canadian crown corporation, is the country’s national public radio and television broadcaster. ... April 24 is the 114th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (115th in leap years). ... Year 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... Call sign can refer to different types of call signs: Airline call sign Aviator call sign Cosmonaut call sign Radio and television call signs Tactical call sign, also known as a tactical designator See also: International Callsign Allocations, Maritime Mobile Service Identity This is a disambiguation page — a navigational... In radio telecommunications, effective radiated power or ERP is determined by subtracting system losses from system gains. ... A website (or Web site) is a collection of web pages, typically common to a particular domain name or subdomain on the World Wide Web on the Internet. ... The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC), a Canadian crown corporation, is the country’s national public radio and television broadcaster. ... French (français, langue française) is one of the most important Romance languages, outnumbered in speakers only by Spanish and Portuguese. ... Motto: Template:Unhide = Unum Cum Virtute Multorum (One With the Strength of Many) Location City Information Established: 1738 (Fort Rouge), 1873 (City of Winnipeg) Area: 465. ...

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The CBC announced on February 17, 1959 that they would appear before the BBG (predecessor to the CRTC) in Ottawa on March 18th to apply for a license to extend Radio-Canada's television signal into the Winnipeg area.[1] February 17 is the 48th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


It first signed on at 3 p.m., Sunday, April 24, 1960, using channel 6. April 24 is the 114th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (115th in leap years). ... See also: 1959 in Canada, other events of 1960, 1961 in Canada and the Timeline of Canadian history. ...


Its opening broadcast was a ceremony held at the Notre Dame Auditorium in St. Boniface, Manitoba. Dignitaries included in attendance were Lieutenant-Governor Errick Willis, Premier Duff Roblin, CBC President Alphonse Ouimet, Marcel Ouimet general manager of Radio-Canada, J. R. Finlay CBC Prairie Region Director, and Leo Remillard CBWFT's program director.[2] St. ... Errick French Willis ( March 21, 1896 - January 9, 1967) was a Manitoba politician. ... Dufferin Roblin (born June 17, 1917) is a Canadian businessman and politician. ... J. Alphonse Ouimet (1908 – December 20, 1988) was a Canadian television pioneer and president of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) from 1958 to 1967. ...


At first CBWFT's broadcast day ran between 6 and 12 hours , with a longer programming day on weekends. Over the years this was extended to encompass most of the day.


Initially Radio-Canada's microwave link didn't reach as far as Winnipeg. Instead videotapes and films were "bicycled" from Montreal and delayed by one week, except for News and Live events like HNIC. [3] CBC redirects here, as this is the most common use of the abbreviation. ... 2 Quadruplex (also called 2 Quad, or just quad, for short) was the first practical and commercially successful videotape format. ... This article needs cleanup. ... Hockey Night in Canada (HNIC) is a popular television broadcast of National Hockey League games in Canada. ...


From 1964 till the early 1980s it referred to itself as "CBWFT. Canal trois. Winnipeg." During the early 1980s, CBWFT was known as "CBWFT 3/10", signifying its position on Channel 3, Cable 10 in Winnipeg. By 1986 it was known as "Radio-Canada Manitoba". 1964 (MCMLXIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1964 calendar). ... The 1980s refers to the years of 1980 to 1989. ...


Several months after the first Anik A satellite was launched in 1972, CBWFT switched to the satellite feed of Radio-Canada and dropped the microwave feed, except to distribute its signal within its coverage area — Manitoba and northwest Ontario, and part of Saskatchewan. The Anik satellites are geostationary communications satellites launched by Telesat Canada for television in Canada. ... CBC redirects here, as this is the most common use of the abbreviation. ... Northwestern Ontario is the region within the Canadian province of Ontario which lies north and west of Lake Superior, and west of Hudson Bay and James Bay. ... Motto: Multis E Gentibus Vires (Latin: From many peoples, strength) Official languages English Flower Western Red Lily Tree Paper Birch Bird Sharp-tailed Grouse Capital Regina Largest city Saskatoon Lieutenant-Governor Gordon Barnhart Premier Lorne Calvert (NDP) Parliamentary representation  - House seats  - Senate seats 14 6 Area Total  - Land  - Water  (% of...


In 1976, a re-broadcast transmitter of CBWFT programming for Regina, Saskatchewan became CBKFT. In 1985, CBKFT was issued a separate license to broadcast its own Ce Soir regional news program. 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday. ... Nickname: The Queen City Motto: Floreat Regina (Let Regina Flourish) Location of Regina in the SE quadrant of Saskatchewan Coordinates: Country Canada Province Saskatchewan District Assiniboia Established 1882 City Mayor Pat Fiacco Governing body Regina City Council MPs Dave Batters Ralph Goodale Tom Lukiwski Andrew Scheer MLAs Joanne Crofford Doreen... CBKFT is the Societé Radio-Canada station serving French-speaking residents in Saskatchewan. ... 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... CBKFT is the Societé Radio-Canada station serving French-speaking residents in Saskatchewan. ...


In 2005 the long-running Ce Soir news program was renamed to Le Telejournal, which is the same name of the French national news program on Radio-Canada. The Le Telejournal local edition is normally 30 minutes in length, however the Wednesday version is 60 minutes. Also it is rebroadcast at 11 p.m.


The station also has a number of rebroadcast transmitters in Manitoba and Northwestern Ontario (in the parts of that region which fall in the Central Time Zone): In broadcasting, a translator is an FM radio station or a TV station which acts as a full-duplex repeater. ... Motto: Gloriosus et Liber (Latin: Glorious and free) Official languages English and French, per mandate of the Constitution Act 1982 Flower Prairie Crocus Tree White Spruce Bird Great Grey Owl Capital Winnipeg Largest city Winnipeg Lieutenant-Governor John Harvard Premier Gary Doer (NDP) Parliamentary representation  - House seats  - Senate seats 14... Northwestern Ontario is the region within the Canadian province of Ontario which lies north and west of Lake Superior, and west of Hudson Bay and James Bay. ...  CST or UTC-6 The Central Time Zone observes standard time by subtracting six hours from UTC during standard time (UTC-6) and five hours during daylight saving time (UTC-5). ...

Location of Brandon, Manitoba Brandon, known as the Wheat City, is a city in southwestern Manitoba, Canada. ... For the community in Perth County, see Dryden, Perth County, Ontario Dryden (2001 population 8,198) is a city in northwestern Ontario, Canada located on Wabigoon Lake. ... Flin Flon, Manitoba-Saskatchewan (pop. ... Motto: {{Unhide = {{{}}}}} Industry and perseverance Location City Information Established: 1903 Area: ##.# km² Population: City population (2001) 8,315 Population density: #.#/km² Time zone: Central: UTC -6 {{Hide = {{{}}}}} Postal code span: {{Unhide = {{{}}}}} {{Hide = {{{}}}}} P9A {{Unhide = {{{}}}}} {{Hide = {{{}}}}} Local area code: {{Unhide = {{{}}}}} {{Hide = {{{}}}}} 807 {{Unhide = {{{}}}}} Latitude: Longitude: Elevation: m MSL Government Mayor: Roy... International Falls is a city in Koochiching County, Minnesota, United States. ... Kenora re-directs here. ... Oak Lake, Manitoba is a community in Manitoba. ... The Pas is a town in Manitoba, Canada, located at 54° N 101° W, some 630 km north of the provincial capital, Winnipeg. ... Pine Falls is a town in Manitoba, Canada. ... Location of Thompson within the province of Manitoba. ...

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References

  1. ^ Phillips, Bruce. "CBC Asks to Build TV in St. Boniface", Winnipeg Tribune, February 17, 1959, pp. 1.
  2. ^ "French TV Channel Here Now Operating Full-Scale", Winnipeg Tribune, April 25, 1960, pp. 15.
  3. ^ "French TV On April 24", Winnipeg Tribune, April 8, 1960, pp. 5.

February 17 is the 48th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... April 25 is the 115th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (116th in leap years). ... Year 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... April 8 is the 98th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (99th in leap years). ... Year 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ...

External links

  • Radio-Canada Manitoba

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CBWFT - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (471 words)
CBWFT is the Societé Radio-Canada French language television station in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Winnipeg." During the early 1980s, CBWFT was known as "CBWFT 3/10", signifying its position on Channel 3, Cable 10 in Winnipeg.
Several months after the first Anik A satellite was launched in 1972, CBWFT switched to the satellite feed of Radio-Canada and dropped the microwave feed, except to distribute its signal its coverage area — Manitoba and northwest Ontario.
Decision CRTC 95-662 (927 words)
CBWFT Winnipeg is owned and operated by the CBC and, for the most part, broadcasts the programming of the CBC French-language television network.
In Decision CRTC 89-117 which last renewed the licence for CBWFT, the Commission encouraged the licensee, at a minimum, to provide its deaf and hard-of-hearing viewers with access to local news headlines through captioning (open or closed) or signing during the new licence term.
At the time of CBWFT's last licence renewal, the Commission stated that it expected the licensee to ensure access to the station by means of a telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD).
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