DAILY NEWS Oct 14, 2011 9:03 AM - 0 comments

CBC Toronto Launches Expanded Weekend News Service

TEXT SIZE bigger text smaller text
2011-10-14

As part of local service improvements announced in CBC's five year strategic plan "2015: Everyone, Every Way", CBC Toronto is launching its weekend news into a full service cross-platform offering on Saturday October 15, 2011,

"We're building on our considerable existing strengths to deepen our connection with all of the communities we serve. Torontonians will see and hear their local weekday news experience expand into weekends across radio, television and online," says Susan Marjetti, Managing Director of Toronto and Ontario Regions.

On weeknights, viewers can watch CBC News Toronto on CBC Television at 5, 5:30 and 6 pm with co-hosts Anne-Marie Mediwake and Dwight Drummond, and meteorologist Michelle Leslie, and late night, at 10:55pm, with host Mike Wise.

Now, viewers can also tune in to CBC Television for local news coverage on Saturdays at 6 pm and Sundays, late night at 10:55pm, with host Nil Koksal.

On CBC Radio One 99.1FM, news anchor Connie Sinclair continues local coverage on Saturday and Sunday mornings, from 6:30am - 12pm. Now, listeners can expect expanded coverage into weekend afternoons with news anchor Kimberly Gale, Saturdays from 1pm - 7pm, and Sundays from 1pm - 4pm.


Horizontal ruler
Horizontal Ruler

Post A Comment

Disclaimer
Note: By submitting your comments you acknowledge that BroadCaster Magazine has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that due to the volume of e-mails we receive, not all comments will be published and those that are published will not be edited. However, all will be carefully read, considered and appreciated.

Your Name (this will appear with your post) *

Email Address (will not be published) *

Comments *



* mandatory fields