Fort McMurray fire devastation

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As we have all heard by now and seen all over the news the devastating situation in Fort McMurray. One thing we haven’t heard to much so far is the stories from the radio folks there. Harvard owned stations Cruz FM and Mix 103.7 were on the air and staging as long as possible to […]

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Published on May 5, 2016 at 11:56 am by Transmitter Terry

Fox White House Correspondent Off the Air After Affair Exposed

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Ed Henry is “taking some time off to work things out,” a Fox News spokesperson says.

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Broadcast Dialogue Closing its Doors

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Today’s weekly Broadcast Dialogue briefing e-mailed to its many contacts across the country was headed by Howard Christensen’s (Pictured) announcement that the end of June will see the termination of the service.

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Published on at 6:13 am by clockwatcher

Learn the rules and when to break them – by Ryan Ghidoni

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The rules of “formal writing” may have served you well in your post secondary education BUT radio advertising is all about writing informal and genuine conversations with real people.

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Published on May 4, 2016 at 9:10 pm by Voice Over

Top Ten Things for a Radio CEO to do Tomorrow

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Given that typically CEOs are outside the age range of the listeners their company is trying to attract, it’s becoming more important that you, too, are confident and savvy with some of this new technology.

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Published on at 7:28 pm by Ron Robinson

Greg’s T.A.F.T. off this week to attend CMW

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Greg is off too TO to attend CMW…

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Published on May 2, 2016 at 9:12 pm by Voice Over

You Can’t Be Complacent by Paul Kaye

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You’ll never find your way to the future unless you keep pushing yourself to learn more.

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Published on at 9:11 pm by Voice Over

Tarzan Dan is back on air

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Our buddy Tarzan Dan has returned to Toronto for a couple of weeks to fill in for Norm Edwards doing pm drive on ZOOMER Radio…

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Published on at 10:03 am by Transmitter Terry

“Less COPY equals more EMOTION” by Ryan Ghidoni

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“Tip #2 in this week’s article is the most effective way to turn sausage factory copywriting into steak house level radio creative.”

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Published on April 27, 2016 at 9:05 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

JFK to 911 Everything Is A Rich Man’s Trick

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The who, how & why of the JFK assassination. Taken from an historical perspective starting around world war 1 leading to present day. We hope after watching this video you will know more about what happened in the past and how the world is run today.

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Published on April 24, 2015 at 7:50 pm by Voice Over

THURSDAY in Broadcast History .. May 5th

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IT WAS CINCO DE MAYO (May 5th) WHEN…. ‘Rhythm at Eight’ starring 24-year old Ethel Merman debuted on NBC radio ….
When the 300th episode of syndicated TV’s ‘Soul Train’ was broadcast …
When NBC-TV’s ‘Quantum Leap’ starring Scott Bakula aired for the last time..
..and when the sitcom ‘Married With Children’ aired its final episode on Fox TV.
ALL the milestones for Cinco de Mayo INSIDE.

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Published on May 4, 2016 at 9:00 pm by Ron Robinson

WEDNESDAY in Broadcast History .. May 4th

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IT WAS MAY 4th …. when radio station KNX Los Angeles, the longtime West Coast flagship of the Columbia Broadcasting System, signed on for the first time…
When ABC-TV debuted the weekly “Alan Freed’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Revue,” which was cancelled after 4 episodes…
When Canada’s Johnny Wayne and Frank Shuster (pictured) made their first of a record 67 appearances on CBS TV’s Ed Sullivan Show…
..and when two long-running daytime TV dramas debuted on the same day. “Another World” on NBC, “As the World Turns” on CBS.
ALL the milestones for the date INSIDE.

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Published on May 3, 2016 at 9:00 pm by Ron Robinson

“I’m Not A Journalist, I’m A Talk Show Host”

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“I am a talk show host, not a journalist. I want the R to win, I say it everyday.” – Sean Hannity (PIctured)

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Published on at 1:59 pm by Voice Over

Radiohead playing with fans

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Over the weekend English rock band Radiohead erased all online presence. The website was just a blank page, Facebook and Twitter same thing. Speculation was that there was a surprise new album about to drop

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Published on at 9:19 am by Transmitter Terry