Tag: CKNW

Radio & Podcast News – Evanov rebrands GTA’s Jewel 88.5

The 2021 Broadcast Dialogue Canadian Radio Awards, presented by HD Radio, close to submissions this Monday, Oct. 11. Thanks to our sponsors and supporters,...

Jas Johal to succeed Lynda Steele as host of CKNW afternoon...

Global News Radio 980 CKNW has announced that former B.C. Liberal MLA and veteran journalist Jas Johal will succeed Lynda Steele in afternoon drive...

Legendary CKNW news director Warren Barker signs off at 92

Legendary CKNW news director and Canadian Association of Broadcasters' (CAB) Hall of Fame inductee Warren Barker passed away Tuesday. He was 92. Originally from Okotoks,...

Sign Offs

Charlotte Bell, on Dec. 12, after a battle with cancer. Bell started her broadcasting career with the CRTC in 1987, holding a variety of...

Mike Smyth, Jill Bennett to round out new CKNW Vancouver talk...

Corus Entertainment's flagship news talk station, 980 CKNW Vancouver, has announced a refreshed scheduled following host Simi Sara's move from middays to mornings on...

Simi Sara to headline new CKNW Vancouver morning show

Global News Radio 980 CKNW has announced new morning show, Mornings with Simi, hosted by longtime radio personality Simi Sara, will officially debut Monday,...

CKNW veteran Jon McComb to retire next month

Veteran 980 CKNW Vancouver talk show host Jon McComb has announced he'll hang up his headphones next month, capping a 50-year career in broadcasting. "Because...

Radio & Podcast News – CKNW Vancouver celebrates 75 years

CKNW Vancouver celebrated its 75th Anniversary with listeners and staff, past and present, at the Anvil Centre in New Westminster last Thursday, steps from...

Broadcast Dialogue – The Podcast: CKNW NewsTalk 980 celebrates 75 years...

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, conversations with CKNW NewsTalk 980 alumni Bill Good, Shirley Stocker, George Garrett, Barb Welsh, Jordan...

Lynda Steele and Rob Germain to receive RTDNA West Region Lifetime...

RTDNA Canada has announced that Lynda Steele and Rob Germain will receive its 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award in the West Region. Steele is the...

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