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Jason Pires

10/31/23 - Jason Pires, who joined Global BC as co-anchor of the morning news last month, describes his hiring as a “full-circle moment”.  More than 50 years earlier, his journalist father, Ben, was denied a job in the same newsroom. Charlie Smith, Pancouver
Crites & Banks

10/30/23 - Shawn Crites and Jessica Banks will be the new morning show hosts on STAR 98.3 CKSR-FM Chilliwack effective this coming Wednesday. Crites has been the morning show host and news reporter at mix 103.7 CFVR-FM Fort McMurray AB for the last 2-1/2 years while Banks moves from sister station Country 107.1 CKQC-FM Abbotsford.  Shawn Crites X Posting

Kim Larsson

10/29/23 - Long-time Vancouver traffic reporter Kim Larsson passed away Friday at age 66 following a brief battle with lung cancer. He reported traffic for the Rogers Radio Group (CKWX/ CKKS-FM/ CKLG-FM/ CFUN-FM) from 1995-2010 and more recently as an Eye in the Sky reporter with the Canadian Traffic Network and CKNW.  John Ackermann, CityNews

Catherine Garrett

10/28/23 - Catherine Garrett is leaving her position as Digital Broadcast Journalist at CKNW AM 980 Vancouver. She is joining CityNews Vancouver as a reporter/ anchor after two and a half years at CKNW and Global BC. Her last day on the radio desk at Global will be November 12.  X Announcement

Tom Lucas

10/27/23 - An obituary has now been published for Vancouver broadcaster Tom Lucas (Alan Boyle) who passed away peacefully in his sleep at home on October 3rd at age 73.  Sun/ Province Obituary  Lucas' final show on CFUN 1979 courtesy Radio West
Angela Jung

10/26/23 - Angela Jung has left her position as a Multimedia Journalist with CTV Vancouver to join Global BC as a Reporter/ Producer. The 2013 BCIT Journalism graduate has been with CTV Vancouver since 2018.

Don Taylor

10/25/23 - Legendary sportscaster Don Taylor is being inducted into the BC Sports Hall of Fame as this year's lone media member. He was a host on Sports Page on CKVU-TV Vancouver from 1985-2000 and has worked at several other local outlets, most recently as the co-host of Donnie and Dhali - The Team on CHEK-TV Victoria.  Noah Strang, Daily Hive  Steve Ewen, The Province

Kurtis Doering

10/25/23 - CityNews 1130 CKWX Vancouver anchor Kurtis Doering has announced his departure to seek new opportunities. He's been with 1130 since 2016.  X Announcement

Broadcast Dialogue

10/25/23 - Former Vancouver broadcaster and now international talent coach Nails Mahoney, former CBC BC News Director and now Senior Communications Specialist at Teck Resources Treena Wood and former local Music Director and now professional voiceover talent and owner of The Radio Nerd Kat Carter are among jury members for the 2023 Broadcast Dialogue Canadian Radio AwardsBroadcast Dialogue 

Greg Bowman

10/25/23 - CityNews 1130 CKWX Vancouver reporter/ anchor Greg Bowman leaves his position to move over to TV partner Citytv as a writer/ researcher. He's been at 1130 since June 2021.  X Posting

Chad Dey

10/24/23 - Chad Dey has been promoted to Sales Manager at Rogers Sports & Media Vancouver. He's been an Account Manager with Rogers since 2015 and Acting Sales Manager since September of last year.  LinkedIn Announcement

Tom Lucas

10/24/23 - Long-time Vancouver radio personality Tom Lucas (Alan Boyle) died October 3, a week short of his 74th birthday. He entertained at numerous stations in BC and most notably at CFUN from 1974-88. He was also the first DJ at newly launched CHRX in 1988. At Tom’s request, there will be no funeral or celebration of life.  Tribute courtesy Phil Mackesy
Larry Gifford

10/24/23 - Vancouver-based Larry Gifford, National Director of Talk Radio at Corus Entertainment, has announced his departure. He held that position since 2019 and was previously Senior Program Director at CKNW AM 980 and All Traffic CKGO AM 730. Gifford spent more than 30 years in radio as a news and sports anchor/ reporter, program director and consultant.  LinkedIn Announcement
Ted Farr

10/23/23 - An obituary has been published for former Vancouver broadcaster Ted Farr, who passed away in Kelowna October 6 at age 75. He was most recently News Director and midday news anchor at CKFR AM 1150 Kelowna, a position he still held at the time of his passing. A Celebration of Life will be held in the spring.  Castanet Obituary
Kier Junos

10/23/23 - CityNews Vancouver journalist/ host Kier Junos has been honoured with the inaugural RTDNA Canada Emerging Journalist Award, presented to an early career reporter who displays excellence in the coverage of original journalism. Other local award winners are CBC Vancouver and CTV Vancouver IslandConnie Thiessen, Broadcast Dialogue


10/22/23 - Following retirement of the NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS website, which has been in operation since 1997, it has been re-launched by a new webmaster with the same url, NWBROADCASTERS will continue to provide news of broadcasters along with added features and coverage.

Andrew Berridge

10/22/23 - Andrew Berridge has announced his departure from Rogers Sports & Media Vancouver after a year and a half as a morning show producer. He was also part of the team that launched the SONiC brand in Vancouver.   LinkedIn Announcement

Geoff Hastings

10/17/23 - Former Vancouver TV anchor Geoff Hastings has been named the new senior anchor of CTV News at Six in Edmonton. He was an anchor/ reporter for Global BC from 2013-18 and a spokesperson for BC Hydro from 2018-19 before departing for Edmonton.  CTV Edmonton News

Barry Gaudin

10/14/23 (Updated) - We have received information that former CFMI-FM 101.1 Vancouver host Barry Gaudin has passed away at age 77. Our records indicate he was at CJOR during the 1970s, then mornings at CFMI, before moving to the morning show at CIOF AM 1040 in the mid 1980s. Further details from Radio West.

Bill Amos

10/13/23 - Veteran Vancouver broadcaster and educator Bill Amos has been named President of the RTDNF, the foundation that awards scholarships for RTDNA (Radio, TV, Digital News Directors of America - Canada). Amos worked for CBC Vancouver during the 80s and 90s and was an instructor at BCIT from 1989-2021.  X Posting
Tegwyn Hughes

10/12/23 - Tegwyn Hughes joins CBC Vancouver Island as a reporter. The 2020 Queen's University History BA has most recently been working as a Content Editor for The Globe and Mail.
Alissa Thibault

10/11/23 - CTV Vancouver news reporter Alissa Thibault has announced her departure to join Global B.C.  The Australian journalist has been a freelance reporter for CTV since 2019.  X Announcement

Jim Morrison

10/07/23 - An obituary for Vancouver broadcaster and video producer Jim Morrison, who passed away September 23, has been published. A Celebration of Life is planned for later this month. Friends and family who wish to attend are asked to get details and confirmation by emailing   Obituary  My Journey  Musings & Journey update 2022
Ted Farr

10/06/23 - Veteran BC broadcaster Ted Farr has died just a week after announcing he was suffering from esophageal cancer. He held a number of on-air and managerial positions from Vancouver to Winnipeg for over 45 years, most recently as News Director and morning news anchor at CKFR AM 1150 Kelowna.
"Tarzan Dan" Freeman

10/05/23 - Former local broadcaster "Tarzan Dan" Freeman returns to the airwaves weekend middays s at boom 97.3 CHBM-FM Toronto beginning in mid October. He hosted p.m. drive  on CFUN-FM Vancouver in 2011 and a.m. drive on CHTT-FM Victoria 2011-12 before moving on to Calgary, where he was let go in a format flip early this year.  X Posting

Dave Budge

10/04/23 - Former Vancouver broadcaster Dave Budge, who was a reporter/ senior producer at CKVU-TV from 1981-2000, and most recently retired VP of News and Information at Rogers Sports & Media, is an RTDNA National Lifetime Achievement Award winner. A posthumous award goes to former CTV Senior Director Allan Myers, who passed away suddenly in August 2022. Myers started his career at BCTV (now Global BC).  Connie Thiessen, Broadcast Dialogue

Ted Farr

9/30/23 - Former Vancouver broadcaster Ted Farr has been diagnosed with esophageal cancer. He was the Program Director at CKWX/ KISS FM from 1981-91 and for the past five years has been News Director and morning news anchor at CKFR AM 1150 Kelowna.  Facebook Announcement  
C-FUN Good Guys

9/30/23 - C-FUN Vancouver DJ Red Robinson struck back after popular Vancouver Sun columnist Jack Scott infuriated radio listeners with comments in his September 2, 1964 column. Scott ran Robinson's retort in full in his September 29 column. Ironically, Scott had defended Elvis Presley in 1956 following comments by another popular Sun columnist, Jack Wasserman.  John Mackie, The Sun

9/29/23 - Charmaine de Silva, who recently left her position as CityNews Vancouver and Calgary Director, has joined H+K Strategies as a Senior Account Director working in Corporate Communications + Advocacy, based in Vancouver.  LinkedIn Announcement 

Roy Hennessy

9/28/23 - The British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) has established the Roy Hennessy Achievement Award for Excellence in Broadcasting. Each year, the top student in BCIT's Broadcast Radio program will receive a $1000 scholarship award. Hennessy started his career at CKOK Penticton in 1962, then entertained at CKLG and CKLG-FM/ CFOX-FM Vancouver from 1964-79 before moving to management positions in Alberta, Manitoba and Ontario. He later returned to Vancouver as the Chairman of Shore Media Group (CHHR-FM) from 2008-10. He passed away June 7, 2022 at age 80.

Doug Kirk

9/28/23 - Doug Kirk, President of Durham Radio, owners of WAVE CIWV-FM 98.3 Vancouver, is the 2023 Hall Of Fame recipient from the Ontario Association of Broadcasters. Oshawa, ON based Durham officially launched WAVE Vancouver in August 2022.

CHLY-FM Nanaimo

9/25/23 - With some grant money from the Community Radio Fund of Canada's Local Journalism Initiative, listener-supported CHLY-FM 101.7 Nanaimo is re-starting a non-profit newsroom. Lauryn Mackenzie hosts and produces Midcoast Morning. Former Assistant News Director Mick Sweetman returns as local news reporter.  CHLY Announcement

Jim Morrison

9/23/23 - Long time Vancouver broadcaster and later video and film producer Jim Morrison passed away today at age 80. He had been treated for bladder cancer, which returned. Early in his career he was noted for his reconstruction of Vancouver Mounties baseball away games on CKWX. He later held positions at several other Vancouver stations and also worked at CBC in Calgary before becoming a video and film producer & owner/ manager of Morrison Productions. Facebook Posting
Charmaine de Silva

9/21/23 - After taking a summer break, CityNews Vancouver and Calgary Director Charmaine de Silva has announced she is leaving journalism & media. The 2007 BCIT Broadcast Journalism graduate has been with Rogers since 2018. She hasn't yet announced her next position.  X Posting
Dan Getz

9/21/23 - CBC Vancouver producer Dan Getz has been appointed Associate Dean, Broadcast and Media Communications at BCIT. He has been with CBC for 20 years and was previously an instructor at BCIT's School of Business and Media for 10 years, teaching Media Law, Writing for the Media, and Advanced Journalism.  LinkedIn Announcement 

Rob Fai

9/21/23 - Veteran Vancouver broadcaster Rob Fai begins hosting weekend mornings on CKNW AM 980 effective October 7th. He fills the slot formerly hosted by Stirling Faux, who recently moved to p.m. drive at Wave CIWV-FM 98.3

Dave Tomlinson

9/19/23 - Vancouver and Seattle broadcaster Dave Tomlinson will join John Shorthouse in the broadcast booth as a Canucks analyst this season. Ray Ferraro is also joining the broadcast team on “select regional Canucks games throughout the season”.  Rob Williams, Daily Hive

Julie Nolin

9/19/23 - Global BC anchor/ producer Julie Nolin is undergoing chemotherapy to treat triple positive, invasive ductal carcinoma, an aggressive form of breast cancer. She is doing her best to stay working and intends to be a more active voice in the early detection of the desease.  X Announcement

Jason Pires

9/18/23 - Jason Pires, who said goodbye to CTV Vancouver a few weeks ago after 15 years, has started his new gig joining Sonia Sunger as a host at Global News Morning. He replaces Paul Haysom, who recently moved to CHEK-TV Victoria.  Daily Hive
John Shorthouse

9/15/23 - Long time Vancouver sportscaster John Shorthouse has signed a deal to continue TV play-by-play calling of Canucks games on Sportsnet. However his partner is yet to be announced, amid speculation that it could be Vancouver and Seattle broadcaster Dave TomlinsonRob Williams, Daily Hive
David Bray

9/14/23 - David Bray, President of Bray & Partners Communications, looks at the latest Numeris ratings for Vancouver and the four other Canadian PPM radio markets covering May 29 to August 27. David Bray Overview

Phil Evans

9/14/23 - Wave CIWV-FM 98.3 Vancouver Marketing & Promotions Manager Phil Evans has added Operations Manager to his duties. He replaces VP  BC Operations Geoff Poulton who is relocating to Victoria to be closer to family.  LinkedIn Announcement  Facebook Announcement

Angela Sherritt

9/14/23 - CBC Vancouver reporter/ host Angela Sterritt leaves this Friday after more than a decade with the Corporation. She says she will provide further details later.  X Announcement

Kuljeet Kaila

9/12/23 - Tributes continue to pour in from colleagues, friends, family, listeners and viewers for Vancouver broadcaster Kuljeet Kaila, who died Sunday from brain cancer. She was 46.  CBC News/ Video  Dan Burritt, CBC Video

Robyn Crawford

9/12/23 - Robyn Crawford has accepted the position of Assistant News Director at CityNews 1130 CKWX Vancouver. The 2017 BCIT Broadcast Journalism graduate has been a producer, anchor and news manager there since March 2021.  X Posting

Georgia Straight

9/11/23 - The Georgia Straight has released its 2023 Best of Vancouver list. Best Local TV Newscaster goes to 1. Mi-Jung Lee (CTV), 2. Sophie Lui (Global) and 3. Lynda Steele & Jody Vance (CHEK-TV).  Georgia Straight List  Nardwuar gets a special nod in the Now Big-Time Famous category.  Mike Usinger, Georgia Straight
Kuljeet Kaila

9/10/23 - Well known Vancouver broadcaster Kuljeet Kaila passed away this morning at Surrey Memorial Hospital after undergoing treatment for an aggressive form of brain cancer. She had worked at a number of local radio and TV stations since 1998 and most recently had been a reporter and anchor with CBC Vancouver.  Connie Thiessen, Broadcast Dialogue  Daily Hive


9/10/23 - The CRTC has approved an application by Four Senses Entertainment Inc. to operate a new commercial FM radio station in Squamish. It will operate at 99.7 MHz with a maximum ERP of 5,000 watts at -349.9 metres EHAAT with a album-oriented alternative and rock format.  CRTC Release
Donovan Tildesley

9/10/23 - Former Canadian blind Paralympic Games swimmer Donovan Tildesley, who was unfortunately kicked off a Virgin Voyages Caribbean cruise last November, has now been contracted to Virgin as an accessibility consultant. In late August, he was invited on board Virgin Voyages 50th anniversary VIP cruise, where he met Virgin founder Sir Richard Branson. Tildesley is a past owner and co-founder of Whistler FM CKEE 101.5Shannon Paterson, CTV News/ Video

Michael Newman

9/10/23 - Global BC Community Reporter Michael Newman has left his position. He is a self-employed Mindfulness Meditation Facilitator and has served with Global BC since 2018.  X Posting/ Video
Vivian Luk

Bhinder Sajan

9/08/23 - Legislative Bureau Chief Bhinder Sajan, who recently left her position at CTV Vancouver is now the Deputy Director of Communications at the Office of the Premier of British Columbia. She had been in the position at CTV since 2015.
Roger Peterson

9/07/23 - Former Vancouver broadcaster Roger Peterson has joined CTV News Channel as a weekend anchor. He was a news anchor at CityNews Vancouver from 2004-06 before departing for Toronto.
Darren Worts

9/07/23 - JACK CHTT-FM 103.1 Victoria morning host Darren Worts adds 6 - 8 p.m. weeknights on SONiC CKKS-FM 107.5 Chilliwack.

Robert Buffum

9/07/23 - Robert Buffum joins CTV Vancouver as a Legislative Reporter based in Victoria effective September 25. He's been a reporter for CTV Vancouver Island since 2014.
Scott Hurst

9/06/23 - Former Vancouver news personality Scott Hurst has left his current position at CP24 Toronto, where he has worked since April 2022. He was an anchor reporter for CTV Vancouver for 9-1/5 years before departing for Toronto last year. Hurst becomes a correspondent for CTV National NewsX Posting
Marke Driesschen

9/05/23 - CTV Morning Live weathercaster and co-host Marke Driesschen on CTV Vancouver returns. He has been off for four months recovering from heart valve replacement surgery in early May.  X Posting

Donnie & Dhali

9/02/23 - Veteran Vancouver sportscasters Don Taylor and Rick Dhaliwal return to CHEK-TV Victoria Tuesday after a short holiday. Donnie and Dhali will also appear regularly on Sportsnet 650 CISL during this Vancouver Canucks season.  X Posting
Kenny Jones

8/31/23 - Kenny Jones has left the morning show at STAR CKSR-FM 98.3 Chilliwack. He joined the show in early 2020 after working at Vancouver stations from 2011-13 and again from 2017-19.

Ria Renouf

8/25/23 - Former Vancouver broadcaster Ria Renouf has been named Managing Editor of the  the Burnaby Beacon. The 2015 BCIT broadcasting and online journalism graduate will also continue to manage the New West Anchor. Renouf held anchor/ reporter positions at CKNW and CityNews from 2013-22 and has won three significant journalism awards.  Burnaby Beacon Release
Emily Czerwinski

8/24/23 - Emily Czerwinski, who was laid off from her position at The Peak CKPK-FM 102.7 Vancouver early this year, joins The Zone CJZN-FM 91.3 Victoria in middays effective September 5.  She will cover for Kirsten James, who is going on maternity leave.
Kyle Balzer

8/22/23 - Kyle Balzer has been promoted to Editor of the Glacier Media Group's Tri-City News, Burnaby Now and The Record. Prior to joining the company in 2021, he has been a news anchor/ reporter at Pulse 107.7 CISF-FM Surrey and host at UFV's campus radio station CIVL-FM 101.7 Abbotsford  in 2014.  X Announcement

Rhianna Schmunk

8/22/23 - CBC Vancouver reporter Rhianna Schmunk will be working as a senior writer with the national CBC digital team for the next year. She will continue to be based in Vancouver.  X Posting 
Jason Pires

8/19/23 - Following his departure from CTV Vancouver Thursday, Jason Pires has announced he is joining Global BC this fall to co-anchor its morning show. He is taking over the position left vacant by Paul Haysom, who recently moved to CHEK-TV Victoria.  Megan Devlin, Daily Hive  Corus Release
Jason Pires

8/17/23 - Long-time CTV Vancouver personality Jason Pires has announced he is leaving the station. He's been with CTV in both Victoria and Vancouver for 22 years. Pires recently moved from co-hosting CTV Morning Live to anchoring the noon newscasts. He says he will continue working in media, with more details on his next move coming soon.  X Posting  Megan Devlin, Daily Hive
Charlers Adler

8/17/23 - After 50 years in the business, broadcaster Charles Adler who was a talk show host on CKNW AM 980 Vancouver and the Corus Radio Network from 2016-21, gives his thoughts on the demise of AM radio in Canada. He transitioned into podcasting earlier this summer with the launch of The Charles Adler ShowConnie Thiessen, Broadcast Dialogue

Srushti Gangdev

8/17/23 - After a short run as a web writer/ editor at CBC Vancouver, Srushti Gangdev joins CityNews 1130 CKWX as an anchor/ reporter. She had been a reporter at the Burnaby Beacon for a couple of years and was previously a reporter/ anchor at CKNW AM 980.

8/11/23 - Alex Carrigan, who announced in May that he had joined the traffic department at CityNews 1130 CKWX Vancouver, has now advanced to full-time 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. traffic anchor at the station.  X Posting

Larry Gifford

8/11/23 - In a reorganization, Vancouver-based National Director of Talk Radio Larry Gifford is being released by Corus Communications. He was Senior Program Director at CKNW AM 980 and CKGO AM 730 Vancouver from 2016-21 before moving to his most recent position. He earlier was PD at the Bonneville Seattle radio cluster from 2011-13.  All Access Music Group
Kate Walker

8/10/23 - Kate Walker joins CityNews Vancouver as a video journalist. She’s been a multimedia producer and host for the last three years at the Saltwire Network in Halifax.  X Posting

Ronnie Stanton

8/10/23 - Corus Entertainment executive Ronnie Stanton has been promoted to Vice-President, Audio, leading the company's Audio division and overseeing its 39 FM and AM radio stations. He has held several leadership positions in Vancouver since 2008.  Connie Thiessen, Broadcast Dialogue

Marke Driesschen

8/10/23 - CTV Morning Live Vancouver weathercaster Marke Driesschen, who has been absent since he underwent successful heart valve replacement surgery in May, says he is feeling fine and will be returning to work. His first day back is scheduled for Tuesday, September 5.  X Video

Red Robinson

8/08/23 - As a tribute to Red Robinson’s incredible contributions to the Pacific National Exhibition, the organization will host Red Robinson Day at the Fair August 31 on the 66th anniversary of the famed Vancouver Elvis concert. Prior to the evening’s Summer Night Concert featuring Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo, a special video presentation commemorating the life and achievements of Red will be played, highlighting the many contributions to the music industry and the impact he had in promoting rock ‘n roll.  Facebook Posting  Global BC Video

Olivia Jones

8/08/23 - Long-time Vancouver broadcaster Olivia Jones joins CityNews 1130 CKWX this month as its morning co-anchor alongside News Director Terry Schintz. She hosted the midday show at QMFM (now Move) CHQM-FM 103.5 for 11 years beginning in 2011.  CityNews Release

Amber Schinkel

8/08/23 - Former CTV Vancouver Island anchor/ reporter Amber Schinkel has joined the Victoria Hospitals Foundation as its Senior Media and Communications Officer. She announced her departure last month  after being with the station since 2017.  X Posting
George R. Jones

8/07/23 - Former CBC Vancouver video operator George R. Jones passed away July 28 at age 86. He also worked for the Corporation in Yellowknife and Montreal, retiring from Hansard TV in 2001. A Celebration of Life will take place at First Memorial Funeral Services, 4725 Falaise Dr., Victoria from 2 to 4 p.m. on September 22nd.   Times Colonist Obituary

Ryan Sullivan

8/07/23 - Former Vancouver broadcaster Ryan Sullivan, who has been the morning show host at Surge 105.1 CKHY-FM Dartmouth/ Halifax for the past two years, has landed at Rock 102 CJDJ-FM 102.1 Saskatoon in p.m. drive. Sully was a digital host, content creator and announcer at JACK CJAX-FM 96.9 from 2019-21 and an anchor at News1130 CKWX from 2010-12. 

Scott Shantz

8/07/23 - Scott Shantz takes over as host of Weekend Mornings on CKNW AM 980 Vancouver. The show was previously hosted by Stirling Faux, who moved to p.m. drive at WAVE CIWV-FM 98.3. Shantz has produced and hosted a number of radio shows in Vancouver.

Jolly John Tanner

8/04/23 - Retired Vancouver broadcaster Jolly John Tanner turns 80 and looks back at his many years entertaining local listeners. He hosted shows on a number of Vancouver stations from 1961-2010 and hosted shows regularly at the H.R. MacMillan Space Centre for 47 years until his retirement in 2015.  John Mackie, Vancouver Sun
Sophie Lui

8/03/23 - Global BC news anchor Sophie Lui is the 2023 recipient of the Shelley Fralic Award by the Jack Webster Foundation, celebrating a journalist concerned with making her community a better place. The foundation says Lui’s unwavering dedication to journalism, mentoring, community service, and advocacy epitomizes the legacy of the late Vancouver Sun columnist the award is named for.  Connie Thiessen, Broadcast Dialogue

Vincent Papequash

8/03/23 - Former CBC Vancouver associate producer Vincent Papequash has been charged in connection with an alleged sexual assault of a minor. He is no longer an employee of the Corporation. The allegations have not been proven in court.  CBC News
Toby Kerr

8/02/23 - Former CKNW AM 980 Vancouver anchor/ reporter Toby Kerr, who left the station in October 2022, has joined the UBC Thunderbirds as their Sports Information Coordinator. He will be overseeing stats, managing a student staff and writing articles for the website.  X Announcement
The Beachcombers

8/02/23 - A “Welcome Back” 50th Anniversary reunion for Beachcombers’ cast, crew and fans of the series is being hosted by Gibsons, B.C. September 15 to 17.  Events will include screenings of best-loved episodes, some that haven’t been aired in over 40 years. The Beachcombers, produced locally by CBC from 1972-90 was the longest running series drama in Canadian television history.  Facebook Info
Katie Summers

8/01/23 - Katie Summers has returned to the air after her maternity leave. She co-hosts Z Mornings with Katie & Ed on Z95.3 CKZZ-FM Vancouver.

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