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Weekly podcast listening, TikTok use see growth in 2021 Infinite Dial survey

Podcasting has seen significant growth in weekly listening and TikTok use has surged, according to the 2021 Infinite Dial - the longest-running survey of...

Radio & Podcast News – Lauren Hunter named Allan Waters Young Broadcaster of the...

Numeris has released the latest PPM radio ratings covering the 13-week period from Nov. 30, 2020 to Feb. 28, 2021. Among the highlights are...

Lauren Hunter named Allan Waters Young Broadcaster of the Year

Lauren Hunter, afternoon drive host on SONiC 102.9 FM (CHDI-FM) Edmonton, is the winner of the 2021 Allan Waters Young Broadcaster of the Year Award. The...

David Bray breaks down the latest PPM Radio Ratings

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Bob McCown to debut new radio show on Sauga 960 AM

Bob McCown is returning to radio with The Bob McCown Show to debut on Sauga 960 AM (CKNT-AM) Monday night. McCown has been hosting a...

CBC Podcasts earns multiple Ambies nominations

The Ambies, The Podcast Academy's new awards program recognizing excellence in podcasting, has announced its inaugural cohort of nominees. Among them, CBC Podcasts has come...

Robyn Adair announces retirement from Calgary’s Country 105

Robyn Adair has announced she's retiring from Country 105 (CKRY-FM) Calgary after 32 years with the station. Adair has been a co-host on Country 105’s...

Radio & Podcast News – MBC to sell four stations and acquire Perth’s Lake...

My Broadcasting  Corporation (MBC) has announced its intention to sell four stations and purchase Lake 88.1 (CHLK-FM) Perth, ON from Perth FM Radio Inc....

Jim Richards helms new national iHeartRadio overnight show

Former Newstalk 1010 (CFRB-AM) afternoon host Jim Richards is now helming a new national late night talk show across Bell Media's iHeartRadio news/talk network. Making...

580 CFRA producer Brian Fraser loses battle with leukemia

Brian Fraser, a technical producer at Ottawa's 580 CFRA, has died after a two-year battle with leukemia. He was just 26. So we wished Brian...