Thursday, October 21, 2021

Industry News

Fully Vaxxed Former CNN Contributor Marc Lamont Hill Suffers Heart Attack...

Former CNN commentator Marc Lamont Hill had a heart attack and was hospitalized with deep vein thrombosis and blood clots in his lungs.

Pat Sajak: From the Jungles of Vietnam to the Set of...

When you hear the name of Pat Sajak two associations likely come to mind: Wheel of Fortune and Vanna White. After you read this article, the third that should come to mind is “Pat Sajak: Vietnam veteran.” You heard me right. Long before hitting it big on Wheel of Fortune, Sajak sharpened his entertainment skills in the jungles of Vietnam

Scott Rintoul let go by Sportsnet 650 in Vancouver

Today was another tough day on the local sports radio scene.

Tommy Kirk, ‘Old Yeller’ and ‘Swiss Family Robinson’ Star, Dies at...

Tommy Kirk, the actor known for playing Travis Coates in “Old Yeller” and several other Disney films, was found dead in his Las Vegas home Tuesday. He was 79.

Randi Kruse: We’re baaaaccck! Nope, we’re Not!?!?!

The station pulled the show and many viewers were not happy. But, Kruse delivered the news that It was returning this past weekend.

Canada Loses a Legendary Broadcaster

One of Canada’s broadcast legends passed away on Tuesday, 28 September 2012. Radio reporter Ed Mason worked at a number of top stations across Canada — in an era when radio was king.

KISS Classic Featured In Hilarious TV Ad For Toronto radio station...

A new TV spot incorporates the KISS song, "I Was Made For Lovin' You", featured on the band's 1979 album, Dynasty

Sad loss of Dennis O’Neill

This one hurts personally:  longtime friend and BCIT Broadcast and Media Communications faculty member Dennis O’Neill passed away at his home on Friday September 24th at the age of 63.

CBC admits to pushing out fake news about a Conservative MP

It’s Fake News Friday on the Candice Malcolm Show! In today’s episode, Candice discusses how CBC cooks up fake news and how they got caught this time.

Update: Mike McCardell Released from Hospital and is now home…

Encouraging news as Mike McCardell, CTV Vancouver host of The Last Word news segment, has returned home