Courtesy of Gord Lansdell of NW Broadcasters
May 10, 2022
Fred Cole, longtime chief engineer at Victoria radio stations CKDA and CFMS from 1967 to 1995, died earlier today in hospital after several months-long illness. He was 87. Cole began his career in Toronto AM radio working for legendary broadcasters Jack Kent Cooke and Ted Rogers, before coming west to work for David Armstrong.