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Hodan Nalayeh posthumously receives JHR human rights reporting award

Journalists for Human Rights (JHR) has posthumously awarded its 2019 JHR Award in Extraordinary Achievement in Human Rights Reporting to Hodan Nalayeh. Nalayeh, a Somali-Canadian journalist,...

Media, Regulatory & Telecom News – Matt Devlin named Sports Media Canada’s Broadcaster of...

Toronto Raptors play-by-play announcer Matt Devlin has been named Sports Media Canada’s Broadcaster of the Year. Devlin was among eight honourees in the annual...
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Steven Guilbeault to take over Canadian Heritage portfolio: reports

Newly-elected Quebec MP and environmentalist Steven Guilbeault is set to take over the Canadian Heritage portfolio in a federal cabinet shuffle, according to reports...

CBC cuts to be minimized through retirements, unfilled vacancies: CMG

The Canadian Media Guild (CMG), which represents CBC/Radio-Canada employees outside Quebec, says it's working to minimize the impact of 35 layoffs announced this week...

CBC issues layoff notices to 35 staff citing budget pressures

CBC has given 35 employees a "notice of redundancy" amidst budget pressures. The majority of the affected positions are in Toronto with layoffs set to...

Matt Devlin named Sports Media Canada’s Broadcaster of the Year

Toronto Raptors play-by-play announcer Matt Devlin has been named Sports Media Canada's Broadcaster of the Year. Devlin was among eight honourees in the annual Achievement...

Media & Journalism News – Jack Webster Awards recognize excellence in B.C. journalism

The 2019 Jack Webster Awards, recognizing excellence in journalism in B.C., were handed out Nov. 7. CBC claimed three awards, including Excellence in Digital...

CBSC overwhelmed with ‘Coach’s Corner’ complaints

The Canadian Broadcast Standards Council (CBSC) says it's been so overwhelmed by complaints about Saturday's Coach's Corner segment in which Don Cherry referred to...

OAB Awards recap: Paul Larche inducted into Hall of Fame, ‘Bookie’ remembered

The Ontario Association of Broadcasters (OAB) handed out its annual awards Thursday recognizing the radio staff behind Creative, Promotions, and Sales as well as...

The Ontario Association of Broadcasters (OAB) Connection 2019 conference gets underway today

The Ontario Association of Broadcasters (OAB) Connection 2019 conference gets underway today. Among the new additions to this year’s programming schedule are a Production...
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