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CBC Radio’s As It Happens Marks 50 Years On The Air With Special Anniversary Broadcast On Friday November 16

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CBC Radio’s acclaimed national current affairs evening show AS IT HAPPENS will mark its 50th anniversary with a special hour-and-a-half-long episode featuring some of the most astonishing, heartbreaking and strange moments from the program’s remarkable five-decade history. Led by hosts Carol Off and Jeff Douglas, the 50th anniversary special will broadcast at 6:30 p.m. (7 p.m. NT) on Friday, November …

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Vancouver’s Home of Baseball: Sportsnet Acquires Exclusive Radio Rights to Vancouver Canadians

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Let’s play ball! Adding to its premium roster of live sports content, Sportsnet 650 has acquired the exclusive radio rights to the Vancouver Canadians, the Class A Short Season affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays. Set to deliver the sounds of Scotiabank Field at Nat Bailey Stadium, Vancouver’s all-sports radio station will broadcast C’s home games and select road games …

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Pat Kelly and Peter Oldring Announce Final Season Of CBC Radio One’s This Is That

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CBC Radio One’s groundbreaking satirical current affairs show THIS IS THAT today announced that it will bid listeners farewell at the end of this season. The announcement was made by creators and hosts Pat Kelly and Peter Oldring during this morning’s show. Since its debut in 2009, Kelly, Oldring and producer Chris Kelly have introduced audiences to the voices and stories that give Canada character in this …

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Toronto’s Home of Hockey: Sportsnet Hits the Ice with the Toronto Maple Leafs Delivering 56 Games on TV, 41 on Radio and All 82 on Live Stream

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As the blue & white lace up for another NHL campaign, Sportsnet today announced its 2018-19 Toronto Maple Leafs regular season broadcast schedule. As Canada’s Home of Hockey, Sportsnet will deliver 56 Maple Leafs games on television – 40 national and 16 regional broadcasts – and 41 radio games on Sportsnet 590 The FAN. Additionally, all 82 Maple Leafs matchups …

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Multi Award-Winning Canadian Singer-Songwriter Serena Ryder Joins 98.1 CHFI On-Air Team with Exclusive New Show, Starting Sept. 23

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Get ready to clappa your hands, and stompa your feet! Celebrated Canadian singer, songwriter and performer Serena Ryder kicks off a new two-hour live show on 98.1 CHFI, launching Sunday, Sept. 23. Broadcasting live from Toronto on Sundays from 12 Noon to 2 p.m. ET, The Serena Ryder Show features authentic conversation with Serena and tales from her tour bus.  …

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iHeartRadio Canada Podcast Network Launches New Weekly Podcast THE BUSINESS OF LIFE, Hosted by Jann Arden and Arlene Dickinson, Beginning Sept. 15

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Bell Media’s iHeartRadio Canada Podcast Network introduces THE BUSINESS OF LIFE, a one-of-a-kind, 60-minute weekly business and lifestyle podcast hosted by successful Canadian entrepreneurs Jann Arden and Arlene Dickinson, launching this Saturday, Sept. 15. Offering insightful and witty conversation, no topic is off-limits for longtime friends Arden and Dickinson, who cover matters including entrepreneurship, motherhood, writing, relationships, and how to …

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Former Leaf Carlo Colaiacovo Joins Michael Landsberg on TSN 1050 Toronto as the New Co-Host of FIRST UP WITH LANDSBERG AND COLAIACOVO, Beginning Today

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Toronto sports fans have a new voice to wake up to weekday mornings as former Toronto Maple Leaf and Toronto native Carlo Colaiacovo joins Michael Landsberg for First Up with Landsberg and Colaiacovo on TSN 1050 Toronto, beginning today. Airing live weekdays from 6 – 10 a.m. ET, First Up with Landsberg and Colaiacovo informs and entertains listeners through a …

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Vancouver’s Home of Hockey: Sportsnet Delivers a Front Row Seat to All 82 Vancouver Canucks Games this Season

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As the ice crew prepare for the first puck drop at Rogers Arena, Sportsnet is lacing up to deliver exclusive coverage of the Vancouver Canucks for the upcoming 2018-19 NHL regular season. As Canada’s Home of Hockey, Sportsnet is set to air all 82 Canucks games – 34 national and 48 regional matchups – throughout the season. Every game of …

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Calgary’s Home of Hockey: Sportsnet Laces Up to Deliver All 82 Calgary Flames Games this Season

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Summer may be winding down, but things are heating up on Sportsnet as Canada’s Home of Hockey is game-ready to deliver all 82 Calgary Flames games this 2018-19 NHL season. As the exclusive English television and radio broadcaster of the Flames, Sportsnet will air 43 regional and 39 national televised broadcasts and feature all 82 matchups on Sportsnet 960 The …

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Game. Set. Match. Sportsnet to Deliver Court-to-Court Coverage of Rogers Cup, Starting August 6

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Canadian tennis fans will have the ultimate courtside pass to the sights, sounds and stars of tennis next week as Sportsnet serves up world-class coverage of the 2018 Rogers Cup presented by National Bank, August 6 to 12. Returning to Toronto and Montreal for Canada’s premier tennis tournament, Sportsnet is match-ready to deliver Canadian English-language coverage of all rounds of …