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SUNDAY in Broadcast History .. March 1st

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The radio sitcom based in a bar ‘Duffy’s Tavern’ began its 10-year run.
Vancouver saw Canada’s first jazz radio station hit the airwaves in CJAZ FM92.1
CHQB AM 1280 signed on in Powell River BC.
Seattle-Tacoma’s channel 11 (then KTNT) began operations as an independent station.
The 150th episode of ‘The Andy Griffith Show’ aired on CBS-TV.
And The Beatles (on film) made their final appearance on CBS-TV’s Ed Sullivan Show.
Details and many more milestones for March 1st INSIDE.

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Published on February 28, 2015 at 10:00 pm by boredop

Leonard Nimoy’s Alberta Connection

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Leonard Nimoy visited Vulcan Alberta
Residents said they expect an ongoing commemoration of Nimoy’s life that will continue to illuminate their town. More Inside….

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Published on at 11:06 am by Voice Over

Constitutional Rights PAC Chairman on FCC Decision

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“A handful of unelected FCC leaders singlehandedly ‘decided’ the future of the American Internet – by a majority of three. This disgusting powergrab is totally at odds with liberty and the republican form of government.”

Read More Inside…

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Published on at 10:40 am by Voice Over

SATURDAY in Broadcast History .. Feb. 28th

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A former favorite AM signal from Eastern Washington KHQ Spokane began broadcasting at 590 KHz.
The first basketball game to be televised was seen on only a handful of New York TV sets almost a decade before the so-called TV era began.
Some 125 million people were tuned in for the much anticipated finale of the TV series ‘M*A*S*H’ on CBS.
And the iconic ABC radio broadcaster Paul Harvey signed off for the final time, dying at age 90.
Details and many more milestones for Feb. 28th INSIDE.

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Published on February 27, 2015 at 10:00 pm by Ron Robinson

Former CKNW Newsie George Garrett talks with Joseph Planta

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‘His kindness and yes, old-fashioned gentlemanliness are as legendary as his industry and his insatiable curiosity
following 43 years in the business, most of which were spent at CKNW. George Garrett joins Joseph Planta Inside…

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Published on at 4:03 pm by Voice Over

Seattle FMer KMCQ Sells for $7 Million

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The purchaser, EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION is a not-for-profit Christian broadcaster and operator of the K-Love and Air1 radio networks.

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Published on at 8:01 am by clockwatcher

Another Flashback Television spot from Edmonton

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memory lane of another Edmonton radio spot on television presented by Mark Summers

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Published on February 26, 2015 at 2:35 pm by Voice Over

Joseph Planta talks with Joe Leary

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Joe Leary (Pictured) is Mr. Versatility… not just as a disc jockey, but a TV weatherman, a Journalist….

Come inside and enjoy this excellent interview…

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Published on February 25, 2015 at 11:04 am by Voice Over

I heard it on the radio // 99pi, Lauren Hunter, Kiah and Tara Jean, Graham Mosimann

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…. By Jeremy Baker February the 25th, 2010 . Hello radio nerds…back to “I Heard it on the Radio.” The weekly PSR post where I share a few radio bits that caught my ear. I guess we should start with the rebrands…. Sonic Vancouver and Jack Victoria are now KiSS. National branding done in front […]

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Published on February 24, 2015 at 10:20 pm by Jeremy Baker

An Original Aircheck of Norm Edwards

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The late Norm Edwards was also a late bloomer when it came to getting into broadcasting. 28 years old to be precise. Here he is behind the mic at CFJC Kamloops

Come Inside, Listen and enjoy these original airchecks of a very funny man…. Good Norm in the Morning!

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Published on February 18, 2015 at 10:22 am by Voice Over

Snopes has been Debunked!

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Snopes is not the same, not even the same owner…

Come Inside and Read More…

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Published on November 29, 2014 at 11:24 am by Voice Over

Drex on CKNW – Chemtrails, with guest Bill Vander Zalm/Plus Video of Spraying!

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Video exposures of this invasion of our sky, world-wide.
and now the Canadian government admits it’s happening…
Read and listen to former Premier Bill Vander Zalm as he shares the documents he recently received from Environment Canada acknowledging what is going on… much More Inside

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Published on April 26, 2014 at 12:35 pm by Voice Over

‘Mr. Spock’ Leonard Nimoy Dead at 83

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Last year, Nimoy was diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), which he attributed to a smoking habit he had kicked 30 years earlier.

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Published on February 27, 2015 at 10:10 am by clockwatcher

Matthew Sweet has Today’s almost forgotten track

When this song was released a lot of us thought that a star was born…Matthew Sweet had it all, we though but, sadly, lightning never struck twice in such a big way, though he continues to make great records to this day, often in partnership with former Bangle Susanna Hoffs…here he is in an amazing […]

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Published on at 9:42 am by Greg Simpson

Bloomberg TV to Launch a Canadian Business News Channel

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The new 24/7 channel will replace the current feed of the American network on Canadian cable and satellite systems. It will feature about 35% Canadian content.

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Published on at 8:40 am by boredop

Lara Logan (CBS News, 60 Minutes) Hospitalized with Internal Bleeding

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The 43-year old Logan was admitted to a D.C. hospital with digestive disease diverticulitis and internal bleeding. She will remain in the hospital for a few days to recover.

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Published on at 8:14 am by clockwatcher