John Copsey

National news anchor

John Copsey is the national evening/overnight news anchor for CKNW and the Global News Radio network. He can usually be heard Sundays through Thursdays during Charles Adler Tonight and The Shift with Drex.

John hails from Winnipeg where he studied English Literature at the University of Manitoba and journalism and technical communications at Red River College.

His first radio gig was as Morning Show Host, news guy, and music director at CFAR 590 in Flin Flon, Manitoba, hometown of hockey legend Bobby Clarke and obscure hero of fiction, Flintobbatey Flonatin, before taking on a role as news anchor and reporter at CJOB in Winnipeg.

Moving to Vancouver in 2014, John continued to work in news radio for three years before taking on his current position at CKNW.

 

 

December 10, 2018 1:55 am

Vehicle flips over on Canada Way

A vehicle lost control and rolled over at around 9:15 pm Sunday night, taking out a light standard and smashing into a hydro pole before coming to rest on its side at Canada Way & Sperling Avenue in Burnaby. A wire was down on the vehicle, so firefighters had to wait for BC Hydro to… Continue reading 

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