Courtesy of Gord Lansdells NW Broadcasters
6/15/21 – Legendary Vancouver news reporter/director Warren Barker passed away at 10 a.m. today at age 92. His daughter Karen says he had been in generally good health until recent weeks, when he was not eating properly. Barker was on air at CKNW from 1952 until retirement in 1991. He served as News Director at ‘NW from 1959 until retirement, setting the standard for newsroom operation in British Columbia.