CTV News Edmonton Welcomes Danelle Boivin as New Anchor of CTV NEWS AT 11:30, this Monday

— September 11, 2014

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EDMONTON (September11, 2014) – CTV News Edmonton today announced the appointment ofDanelle Boivin as the new Anchor of CTVNEWS AT 11:30 beginningMonday, September 15. The former CTV News Regina Anchor joinsMeteorologist Josh Classen at the helm of the late-night newscast. Returning toEdmonton following four years anchoring CTV Regina’s flagship newscast, Boivinalso assumes duties as the station’s newest Breaking News Reporter.

 

**Media Note**Photography of Danelle Boivin is available online at BellMediaPR.ca

 

DanelleBoivin, Anchor, CTV NEWSAT 11:30

 

“It is incredibly rewardingto have the opportunity to be a part of such a talented team and deliver newsthat matters most to Edmontonians,” said Boivin. “I cannot wait tore-experience Edmonton and look forward to meeting everyone who makes this citywhat it is.”

 

“Danelle is a greataddition to the CTV News Edmonton team,” said Dan Kobe, Director, News andPublic Affairs, CTV Edmonton. “Not only does she bring a wealth of experience,she also brings a real understanding of the issues that face Albertans.”

 

Born and raised inEaglesham, Alberta, Boivin is a graduate of the Northern Alberta Institute ofTechnology, Radio and Television Arts Program. Making her return to the “City ofChampions,” her first break in the industry was with CTV in Lethbridge, AB in2007, she later joined CTV Regina in December, 2010.

 

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CTV News is Canada’smost-watched news organization both locally and nationally, and has a networkof national, international, and local news operations. CTV News operationsinclude CTV NEWS CHANNEL, BNN – Business News Network, CP24, and informationprogramming, including CTV NATIONAL NEWS WITH LISA LAFLAMME, CTV NATIONAL NEWSWITH SANDIE RINALDO, CANADA AM, W5, POWER PLAY, and QUESTION PERIOD. Flagshipnews sites include CTVNEWS.ca, as wellas CP24.com and BNN.ca,and are complemented by the all-new CTV NewsGO and CP24 GO apps, which provide adirect connection to Canada’s most trusted news anytime and anywhere. With a perspective that is distinctly Canadian, CTV News brings Canadians theinternational and domestic news stories of the day and is the #1 newsorganization in Canada.

 

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For more information, pleasecontact:

Jon-Ross Gabriel, Bell Media,416.384.6836 or jon-ross.gabriel@bellmedia.ca

Ursula Phillips, CTVEdmonton, 780.486.9216 or ursula.phillips@bellmedia.ca