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|City of license||Gatineau, Quebec|
|Channels||Analog: 40 (UHF)|
Digital: allocated 15 (UHF)
|First air date||October 30, 1978|
|Call letters’ meaning||C'est|
|Transmitter Power||684 kW|
CHOT-TV is a television station in Gatineau, Quebec, Canada. It is affiliated with the TVA network, and also serves Franco-Ontarians in the neighbouring city of Ottawa, Ontario. The station broadcasts on channel 40, and it is owned by RNC Media as a twinstick with CFGS, the market's V affiliate.
The station launched in 1978, following the bankruptcy of the region's earlier TVA affiliate CFVO.
The station airs a 30-minute local newscast every weekday at 6:00pm anchored by Louka Jacques. In the past, CHOT had local news on weekends and a 15-minute noon newscast on weekdays, but recent cuts made by RNC Media had these newscasts replaced with Montreal-based TVA network news programs.
News Staff and reporters
- Louka Jacques, News anchor
- André Chevalier, News Director
- Mathieu Locas, Desk Manager
- Pierre-Jean Séguin, Reporter, anchor for CFGS 5:15 PM news bulletin
- Pierre Plouffe, Reporter
- Geneviève Larose, Occasional news anchor, Reporter
- Sébastien Côté, Reporter for both CFGS and CHOT
- Gilles Mailloux, News anchor, now media relations at the Université du Québec en Outaouais
- Nathalie Tremblay, News anchor and journalist, - now at  Radio-Canada, Ottawa-Gatineau, journalist
- Mathieu Bellehumeur, Reporter, now at LCN
- Emilie Beaulieu, Reporter and occasional news anchor, now at Radio-Canada, Ottawa-Gatineau, assignment editor
- Marie-Lou St-Onge, Reporter, now at TAG Radio X
- Jhade Montpetit, Entertainment section, - now at Radio-Canada, Ottawa-Gatineau, culturel reporter
- Marjorie Vallée, Entertainment section, - now at 
- Geneviève Latulippe, reporter , - now at the Quebec Liberal Party (PLQ).
Digital television and high definition
As of March 2009, CHOT-TV has not yet began broadcasting in digital.
After the analog television shutdown and digital conversion, which is tentatively scheduled to take place on August 31, 2011 , CHOT-TV is required to begin digital broadcasts on its current assigned and analog channel number, 40, however should the station sign-on before the analog shut off date, the station will broadcast on channel 15. However, through the use of PSIP, digital television receivers will display CHOT-TV's virtual channel as 40.1.
- TVA CHOT
- Canadian Communications Foundation - CHOT-TV History
- Query the REC's Canadian station database for CHOT-TV
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