Global TV Edmonton and CalgaryOn August 27, 2012, Global TV Calgary and Global TV Edmonton expanded their weekday morning newscast to four hours, with the addition of a half-hour at 5 a.m., the 5-6 a.m. hour of the newscast is called the Early Morning News.  A few days later, on September 2, 2012, they expanded their Sunday morning newscasts in both cities to three hours with an additional hour at 7 a.m. The expansion of the station’s morning news programming is part of an expansion of local news programming on Global owned-and-operated stations across Canada.