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November 13, 2017

CT-N Back On The Air

by Christine Stuart | Nov 13, 2017 12:30pm
Posted to: FOIA | Media Matters | State Budget | State Capitol | Transparency

Christine Stuart / ctnewsjunkie photo HARTFORD, CT — It’s been in reruns since Nov. 2, but the Connecticut Television Network was back on the air and streaming live at CT-N.com Monday morning.

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November 9, 2017

CT-N Still Airing Reruns

by Christine Stuart | Nov 9, 2017 5:30am
Posted to: Media Matters

ctnewsjunkie file photo HARTFORD, CT — It’s been almost a week of previously taped shows and there still is no definitive plan for the Connecticut Television Network, CT-N.

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November 3, 2017

Too Little, Too Late For Nonprofit Operating CT-N

by Christine Stuart | Nov 3, 2017 1:37pm
Posted to: Media Matters | State Budget

Christine Stuart / ctnewsjunkie HARTFORD, CT —(Updated 8 p.m.)  With five hours to spare Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman tried to salvage the legislature’s contract with the nonprofit operator of the Connecticut Television Network by offering $400,000 in operating funds and $1 million in bonding.

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November 2, 2017

It’s Lights Out For The Nonprofit Operator of CT-N

by Christine Stuart | Nov 2, 2017 10:24pm
Posted to: Media Matters | State Budget | State Capitol | Transparency

HARTFORD, CT — After a few tense days of back-and-forth negotiations, the nonprofit Connecticut Public Affairs Network (CPAN) said it will cease operations of the Connecticut Television Network at 5 p.m. Friday.

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November 1, 2017

The Cameras Will Keep Rolling As Negotiations Over CT-N Continue

by Christine Stuart | Nov 1, 2017 4:30am
Posted to: Media Matters | State Budget | State Capitol | Transparency

Christine Stuart / ctnewsjunkie HARTFORD, CT — The cameras of the Connecticut Television Network weren’t turned off at midnight. But the future of the network still remained unclear Wednesday as negotiations over how to run the public access channel continued.

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October 27, 2017

It Could Be Lights Out For CT-N

by Christine Stuart | Oct 27, 2017 4:30am
Posted to: Jobs | Media Matters | Nonprofits | State Budget | State Capitol

HARTFORD, CT — For the past 18 years the Connecticut Public Affairs Network has been airing unedited coverage of the General Assembly on the Connecticut Television Network, CT-N, but that coverage could be coming to an end next week.

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October 16, 2017

Blumenthal Calls On FCC To Quiet Trump’s Press Threats

by Jack Kramer | Oct 16, 2017 11:47am
Posted to: Civil Liberties | Congress | Legal | Media Matters | White House

ctnewsjunkie file photo HARTFORD, CT — U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal on Monday asked the Federal Communication Commission to pledge to uphold the First Amendment amidst a series of tweets from President Donald Trump threatening to revoke broadcaster licenses.

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October 11, 2017

Election Season Has Arrived! Vote.CTNewsJunkie.com Is Here For You

by Doug Hardy | Oct 11, 2017 1:00pm
Posted to: Analysis | Election 2017 | Town News | Local Politics | Media Matters

shutterstock November 7 is approaching fast and Vote.CTNewsJunkie.com, our Voter Guide & Candidate Questionnaire site, is back for a second time to help you navigate your local elections.

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September 27, 2017

The Opioid Crisis Is ‘Bigger Than We Think’

by Jack Kramer | Sep 27, 2017 10:45am
Posted to: Health Care | Insurance | Jobs | Media Matters | Hartford

Jack Kramer / ctnewsjunkie HARTFORD, CT – When Dr. Daren Anderson began practicing medicine in the late 1990s not many doctors had heard about the opioid crisis.

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September 15, 2017

OP-ED | New Study Finds Influence of Bogus News Outlets Increasing

by Barth Keck | Sep 15, 2017 4:30am
Posted to: Analysis | Consumer Protection | Education | Media Matters | Opinion | Weather

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Amid the many stories surrounding Hurricane Irma as it approached the United States last week were these inane and downright preposterous items:

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