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Alberta Primetime Weeknights at 6 & 11 on CTV in Alberta

Alberta-PrimetimeHeadquartered in Edmonton and owned by Bell Media, the CTV Two system consists of four over-the-air owned-and-operated television stations in Ontario, British Columbia, and two regional cable-only channels, one in Atlantic Canada and the other being CTV Two Alberta, the provincial cable-only educational channel in Alberta. Reaching over 1 million viewers across the province every week, CTV Two Alberta devotes over sixty hours a week to non-commercial educational programming.

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CBC TV Edmonton News Programs & Personalities

CBC-EdmontonCBC TV Edmonton, also known as CBXT-DT, airs just over six hours of local news programming (60 minutes each weekday and 30 minutes on Saturday and Sunday). It is the lowest local newscast output out of any English-language television station in the Edmonton market but nevertheless captures a large and loyal viewing audience. The station airs a 30-minute newscast from 6:00 to 6:30pm on weekdays hosted by Adrienne Pan.

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Global TV Goes on the Road for Local News in Calgary

global-calgaryCICT-TV now branded Global TV Calgary first signed on the air on October 8, 1954 as CHCT, and was the first television station in the province of Alberta. On September 4, 2000, CICT joined the Global Television Network full-time as an owned-and-operated station, along with fellow Alberta stations CITV-TV in Edmonton and CISA in Lethbridge. On September 11, 2011, CICT debuted a two-hour Sunday magazine-styled morning newscast, running from 8-10 a.m. 

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Breakfast Television Calgary Serves News, Sports, Health, Tech and Weather Reports Every Weekday Morning

Breakfast TV CalgaryBreakfast Television (BT) is the branding used for morning shows broadcast by stations of Rogers Media’s television network City. As of May 2015, versions of Breakfast Television are broadcast in Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal and Calgary. Breakfast Television Calgary features Co-Hosts Ted Henley and Jill Belland, who also hosts the on-location segments, Leah Sarich as the health reporter, Andrew Schulz as the weather reporter, and Mike Yawney as the tech new reporter. 

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CBC Edmonton Moves Towards Integrated Four-Platform News Coverage

CBC-EdmontonAs of September 28, you can now watch Edmonton AM on CBC TV Edmonton from 6 to 7 am every weekday. The radio studio now has  video cameras to broadcast the popular morning current affairs program and its host, Mark Connelly, along with his in-studio guests on CBC TV in Edmonton. On radio, Edmonton AM continues to run from 5:30 am to 8:30 am on weekdays.

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Marilyn Jones, Edmonton, Alberta ABOUT ME
I am Marilyn Jones, a news junkie with a penchant for publishing, politics, communications, gardening, hiking, reading, the arts and training nonprofit organizations in media relations and social media communications in Alberta (BA in English with Honours, U of A; Master of Publishing, SFU)

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