Radio-Canada were also the home of the Montreal Alouettes before moving also to RDS.
The SRC network was also home for many years to French-language television broadcasts of the Montreal Expos.
With this success, however, have come accusations of dumbing down.
For instance, Tout le monde en parle replaced the long-running Sunday night arts series Les Beaux Dimanches.
The only exceptions are for local and regional programming and commercials.
In 2007, Radio-Canada announced its intention to terminate its long-time affiliation with three regional affiliates in Sherbrooke, Trois-Rivières, and Saguenay.
Other shows such as Découverte raised concerns about the safety of overhead bridges in Montreal after the collapse of a bridge in 2007.