Global Calgary celebrates 65 years of television broadcasting

Global Calgary is celebrating 65 years of broadcasting. Regular programming on the station began on Oct. 8, 1954. When it launched, Global Calgary’s call letters were CHCT-TV, but over the years, the station has been known by many names, including…

After 47 years, 630 CHED legend Bruce Bowie announces his retirement

On Thursday morning, Edmonton radio legend Bruce Bowie announced that, after 47 years behind the mic, he will be retiring at the end of August. “After listening to 630 CHED for years, I thought it was beyond my reach. Somehow…

Shaw reports third-quarter profit of $229 million

Shaw Communications Inc. earned $229 million in its latest quarter, as revenue increased nearly three per cent from last year and the company recorded a smaller loss on its investment in Corus Entertainment. Revenue for the three months ending May…