CityNews Channel was owned by Rogers Media which is offering 1080 HDTV and 480 SDTV format for all viewers in Canada. The channel explores news in the English language from Ontario, Toronto, Canada. CityNews Channel was established on Octo 3, 2011 but closed its broadcasting due to some unforeseen circumstances. However, CityNews channel is operating its sister channels for instance: CITY-DT, CFMT-DT, CJMT-DT, CFTR. This channel is broadcasting English news for the people of Canada in category B. All news is specialized in digital cable television channel from 2011 to 2013. Furthermore, the new channel is functioning under the Rogers Communication divisions. The executives of CityNews Channel give priority to the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Importantly, Channel subscription is available for all people who are living in Ontario with single feed strong signal capacity.

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Furthermore, Rogers-owned conventional television network is offering branding services for CityNews Channel. The channel is exploring news information with its new brand City news. CityNews Channel is broadcasting news with collaboration and coordination with Omni Television which reflects news information under the flagship of CFMT-DT (Channel 47) and CJMT-DT (Channel 40). People can watch all-news format at City news Channel which comprises of local, national and international news. However, the channel offers 24-hours updated news for people on the scene, with the weather, sports, and traffic report after every 10 minutes. In addition, the channel is focusing to provide sports, business, fashion and weather reports. Moreover, CityNews broadcast radio station in Toronto which is similar to Rogers-owned all-news radio station. CityNews leads to imperative facilities for anchors for news on comfortable timing. CityNews channel offers specialty program which is very interesting for people such as Sportsnet, MacLean’s, Moneysense, Today’s Parents and Hello Canada magazines. CityNews Channel aired various programs on day and night timing to spread business and current trends in the market.

Owned: Rogers Media
Live on: October 3, 2011
Broadcast Area: National, Regional
Headquarters Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Anchors and Reporters

Citytv TorontoWeatherSports (CityNews)Reporters
  • Francis D’Souza
  • Kevin Frankish
  • Dina Pugliese
  • Tracy Moore
  • Frank Ferragine – weather specialist
  • Hugh Burrill
  • Kathryn Humphreys
  • Avery Haines
  • Cynthia Mulligan

Popular Program:

Former Programs
  • CityNews International
  • Your City
  • CityNews at Noon
  • CityOnline
  • Lunch Television


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