“What they found me is, ‘OK, you can sleep here from 9 p.m. to 11 a.m. but you gotta get out and you’re on your own. Does that sound like housing?” double-amputee Kevin Grant said.
Since 1992, Ted has been an anchor, producer and reporter with the Global BC news team. After more than 15 years of working nights, he returned to the day shift in 2001, to report.
Ted began his journalism career working for CKX-TV/Radio in Brandon, Manitoba as a technical operator in TV production. He has worked in Australia and in Gladstone, Queensland, where he hosted a breakfast show and many remote broadcasts for Radio 4CD. He was also a network newsreader at 7BU in Tasmania.
After three years of traveling throughout 42 countries, the adventures broadened Ted’s scope and understanding of international culture and politics, before his return to Canada.
In Regina, he reported, wrote and read the news for CKCK-TV, Saskatchewan’s highest-rated television station. He also produced documentaries there. An increasing number of CTV National News assignments prompted his return to university.
He attended the University of British Columbia where he received a Bachelor of Arts, with a major in political science, and a minor in English, paying his way by working for CKNW radio as a beat reporter and news reader.
From radio, back to television: Ted reported for the CBC Evening News before anchoring the 11 p.m. local news. Then he was transferred to London, England where he wrote, produced and presented CBC’s television newscast that ran nationally on CBC Newsworld, as well as filing stories for The National.
Ted enjoys a wide variety of quiet and sedate pastimes like recreational flying, ice hockey, skiing, and sailing. He also holds two pilot’s licences. Ted is married with one child.
On May 10, Scott Shepherd was struck when a drunk driver’s vehicle jumped the curb and slammed into him as he walked down the sidewalk.
The money will go to ensuring rent subsidies continue, along with covering much-needed infrastructure upgrades to the island usually paid for by merchants.
Vancouver city councillors voted Wednesday to have staff analyze the potential impacts, including costs, on hosting the games again.
The $235,000 is about $50,000 less per year than a comparably ranked RCMP officer, according to the union representing Mounties.
It’s one of the questions raised by the latest report from the B.C. Utilities Commission into how fuel is priced in British Columbia.
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‘There are moments in life that kind of define you.’
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The Rialto had recently reopened safely, meeting and exceeding all health guidelines.
“I’m not a fan of shaming people but it does work and it will keep people in line,” says an author of a book on the psychology of pandemics.
ICBC resumed scheduling road tests this week after pausing in March due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.
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