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|Slogan: "Connected to you."|
|Channel 51 / Cable 7|
|Owner||CHUM Limited |
(As of Dec. 1, 2004)
|Signal Radius||711 kW (total)|
On September 17, 2003, several employees who were members of the Canadian Energy and Paperworkers Local 1900 went on strike over worry of jobs being lost, wages, and jobs being moved to Calgary (including Master Control operations). The strike lasted 166 days.
In 2004, Craig Media announced a deal to sell the A-Channel stations to CHUM Limited. The sale was approved by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission on November 19, 2004, and became official on December 1. CKEM will be rebranded as Citytv in September, 2005.
A transmitter in Red Deer, Alberta rebroadcasts the station.
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