News Hour (Canadian news program)

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News Hour
Also known as Evening News
News at 5 (Kelowna/Pentiction/Vernon/Thompson)
News Hour Weekends (on weekends)
Global News at 5:30 and 6 (Montreal/Toronto)
Starring Various hosts
Opening theme "News Hour Theme"
Country of origin Canada
Original language(s) English
Production
Location(s) Vancouver
Victoria
Abbotsford
Kamloops
Kelowna
Penticton
Vernon
Thompson
Edmonton
Calgary
Regina
Saskatoon
Winnipeg
Toronto
Paris
London
Ottawa
Montreal
Maritimes
Lethbridge
Red Deer
Running time 60 minutes
Production company(s) Global
Release
Original network Global
Picture format 480i (SDTV) (1974–2009)
1080i (HDTV) (2009-present)
First shown in Canada
Original release 1974 – present
Chronology
Related shows Morning News
Noon News Hour
Global National
News Hour Final

News Hour (also known as Evening News and Global News at 5:30 and 6) is the name of local newscast that airs on Global, each city has a different edition of the program.[1][2] The show debuted in 1974. News Hour airs in Vancouver, Kelowna, Penticton, Vernon, Thompson, Edmonton, Calgary, Regina, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, Toronto, Paris, London, Ottawa, Montreal, Lethbridge, Red Deer and in the Maritimes.[2][3][4][5][6][7][8][9][10][11][12] The show is known as News Hour Weekends on weekends.[13]

Global BC[edit]

Main article: CHAN-DT
A Global BC News van

News Hour on Global BC airs at 6 pm every weeknight. News Hour is co-hosted by Chris Gailus and Sophie Lui with Mark Madryga as meteorologist and Squire Barnes as sports host.[14]

Notable former personalities[edit]

Global Okanagan[edit]

Main article: CHBC-DT
A CHBC News vehicle

Global Edmonton[edit]

Main article: CITV-DT
Global Edmonton's logo

Notable former personalities[edit]

Global Calgary[edit]

Main article: CICT-DT
Global-news-logo.png

Notable former personalities[edit]

Global Regina[edit]

Main article: CFRE-DT

Global Saskatoon[edit]

Main article: CFSK-DT

Global Winnipeg[edit]

Main article: CKND-DT

Notable former personalities[edit]

Global Toronto[edit]

Main article: CIII-DT

Notable personalities[edit]

Notable former personalities[edit]

Global Montreal[edit]

Main article: CKMI-DT

Global Maritimes[edit]

Main article: CIHF-DT

Notable former personalities[edit]

  • Janet Stewart - evening anchor (now working at CBC in Winnipeg)

Global Lethbridge[edit]

Main article: CISA-DT

Notable former personalities[edit]

Media information[edit]

Online media[edit]

People can watch the News Hour on the online Global video player in Canada.[15]

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