October 20, 2016 1:32 pm

Global News Hour at 6 to simulcast on CKNW

Global News Hour at 6 live on CKNW starting Nov. 7.

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Starting Nov. 7, CKNW listeners will be able to hear Chris Gailus, Sophie Lui, Kristi Gordon and Squire Barnes every weeknight at 6 p.m. on the radio.

The full hour of Global News Hour at 6 will be simulcast on CKNW.

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Corus Entertainment, the parent company of both powerhouse brands, says this collaboration to provide the hour-long, contextual wrap-up of the day’s news and events will appeal to radio listeners and is a natural next step in the evolution of Corus’ combined assets.

“Simulcasting News Hour at 6 on CKNW will help us grow audiences on both our TV and radio platforms,” said Kenton Boston, VP, Global News & Corus Radio, Western Canada. “Whether you’re on the road, at your desk, at home or on-the-go, accessing the best in news and storytelling has never been easier.”

Tune in to Global BC’s News Hour at 6 PST on Nov. 7 on CKNW AM 980, on the CKNW AM 980 app, on Global, on Apple Music, Apple Carplay or 101.1 FM HD2.

 

© 2016 Global News, a division of Corus Entertainment Inc.

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