From Rob Drinkwater of the Canadian Press:
Link: Analog TV users will soon see fewer stations
Years after TV stations in Canadaâ€™s larger cities were required to switch from analog to digital transmission, many broadcast towers that serve smaller areas continue to pump out signals that black-and-white sets made in the 1950s can still pick up.
But the number of those stations appears set to shrink following a federal government decision to clear a large portion of the ultra high frequency (UHF) band for wireless users, and, because of cost, some of those towers will be going dark. Continue reading.Â