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A Star Studded Wedding Press Release

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For the first time in Western Manitoba broadcasting history a wedding was held live on the radio. 94.7 Star FM

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Published on February 12, 2016 at 2:41 pm by Greg Simpson

Sirius XM Canada Looking at a Purchase Offer

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Shares of Sirius XM Canada Holdings, which owns Sirius XM Canada Inc, rose 16 percent to C$4.26 in morning trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

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Published on at 1:50 pm by clockwatcher

X-Files Smoking Man talks with Martin Strong of Roundhouse Radio

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Roundhouse Radio’s Martin Strong interviews William B. Davis aka The Smoking Man from The X Files

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Published on at 12:43 pm by Voice Over

New Voices for Seattle Sounders TV & Radio

FOX Sports’ Keith Costigan is the Sounders play-by-play broadcaster for TV, and longtime pre-match radio host Matt Johnson will do play by play on the radio

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Published on at 10:49 am by clockwatcher

KING-TV to Debut New Studio Tomorrow

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The new building is at the Home Plate Center in the South of Downtown neighborhood. KING’s first broadcast from its new home will be Saturday at 7 a.m

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Published on at 9:43 am by boredop

FRIDAY in Broadcast History .. Feb. 12th

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It’s the date that Calvin Coolidge made the first US presidential political speech on radio.
When Winnipeg’s CKY moved up the dial from 910 KHz to 780.
When Vancouver’s CKWX was authorized to increase power from 100 watts to a whopping 1,000 watts.
When the comic strip superhero ‘Superman’ made his first appearance on radio via New York’s WOR.
And when actor Nicholas Colasanto (pictured), who played Coach on NBC-TV’s Cheers, died of a heart ailment partway through the the third season of the sitcom at age 61.
Details and ALL the milestones for Feb. 12th INSIDE.

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Published on February 11, 2016 at 10:00 pm by Ron Robinson

Bubba The Love Sponge is coming to Canada

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According to radioinsight starting on Feb 22 Extra 90.5 in Peterborough will add the shock jock to its lineup of syndicated programming

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Published on at 4:28 pm by Transmitter Terry

Matthew McBride’s Van. Island Stations are on the CRTC’s ‘Naughty List’

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The stations have not filed a pile of required paperwork, e.g. annual returns, submission of radio monitoring material, response to requests for information and Canadian content.

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Published on at 9:09 am by clockwatcher

In Deal with Fox, DiSH Network Agrees to Disable Ad-Skipping for First 7 Days

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“As part of the settlement, Dish’s AutoHop commercial-skipping functionality will not be available for owned and affiliated Fox stations until seven days after a program first airs.”

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Published on at 8:39 am by boredop

Spencer Davis Group has today’s almost forgotten track

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What you’re about to see here is the most soulful teenager of his time, who rarely had his name on the label until much later in his career…here he is the true talent in a band named after another member, and through Traffic and Blind Faith he was just a very important band member…there was […]

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Published on February 10, 2016 at 10:11 pm by Greg Simpson

Aural Intercourse with Darlene Check by Dennis Rimmer

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When Darlene Check left Queen Elizabeth High School in Edmonton with her diploma, she was dead set on obtaining a university degree and perhaps going on to law school. Then, while trudging through a year of arts and science classes, she started to have second thoughts. Her mind drifted back to high school, when a famous Edmonton broadcaster by the name of Brian Hall visited her school

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Published on at 8:50 pm by Voice Over

The Drive in Prince George looking for Part Time Personality

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We need a part time utility player on our team! The Jim Pattison Broadcast Group in Prince George is looking for a versatile talent who can pull off a locally focused, compelling and engaging show on Prince George’s Classic Hits, 99.3 The Drive. You’ll be doing weekends and vacation relief.

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Published on at 1:07 pm by Voice Over

Two Vancouver Radio Vets Join PULSE FM

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Vancouver Veteran Broadcasters Terry Reid and Jack Marion join PULSE FM for Morning Show…

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Published on at 11:11 am by Voice Over

The Shuttering of Local News by Ken Regan

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As CEO of the CKUA Radio Network – an independent and listener funded broadcaster in Alberta – I am watching with interest the CRTC hearings into local and community broadcasting. The views expressed here do not represent the official position of CKUA, although there may be cohesion within our station and our Board of Directors for at least some of the sentiments expressed – Ken Regan (Pictured)

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Published on at 10:52 am by Voice Over

Donovan presents Chris Brookes “The Radio Rolled Me” CBC Radio, 1990

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A documentary produced for CBC Radio in 1990, all about Canadian radio which includes a clip on Tarzan Dan (pictured) and the CBC…come inside and listen…

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Published on February 8, 2016 at 11:05 pm by Voice Over

Improv-eing multi-player shows! by Paul Kaye

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How do you prepare teams for this? And how should PD’s or Producers prepare themselves to guide the team through this? Try looking outside of radio

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Published on at 11:00 pm by Voice Over

Audio Active Advertising – Episode 4: Gathering Great Client Info

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You can be different!
You can transform yourself from “pest like the rest” to “trusted marketing consultant” by learning how to gather great info directly from your clients

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Published on February 7, 2016 at 11:10 pm by Voice Over

Open House to Highlight NEWS 1130’s 20th Anniversary Celebration

P. R. News Release courtesy BroadcasterMagazine.com  2016-02-01 After joining the airwaves in February 1996 as Vancouver’s first 24-hour news station, NEWS 1130 continues to be the Lower Mainland’s go-to source for breaking news, traffic, weather, and sports. Beginning Friday, Feb. 5, the station will kick off a month-long celebration to commemorate its 20 years on […]

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Published on February 1, 2016 at 4:43 pm by clockwatcher

CKPG Radio Celebrates 70 years of broadcasting in Prince George

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Radio legends like Don Prentice, Brian “Frosty” Forst and the late Bob Harkins began their broadcast careers at the station

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Published on January 25, 2016 at 1:24 pm by Voice Over

Puget Sound Radio Job Opportunities Ads Relaunched

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Puget Sound Radio is the most read radio board in Canada with over 2 million annual page views
On average we surpass 60,000 Sessions with over 30,000 ‘Unique’ monthly users (Source: Google Analytics)

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Published on December 9, 2015 at 11:13 am by Voice Over