Shakeup at CTV News robbed many of a historic moment

Aug 17, 2022 | 12:13pm

Omar Sachedina’s promotion to chief anchor at CTV National News should have been a win for representation in Canadian media, but observers say the controversy surrounding his predecessor Lisa LaFlamme’s departure overshadowed a momentous occasion. It was “a stolen moment” in which both a decorated woman and an accomplished man of colour have been robbed […]

Lisa LaFlamme out from CTV News as the network goes in a ‘different direction.’

Aug 15, 2022 | 1:12pm

Veteran news anchor Lisa LaFlamme says she was “blindsided” after Bell Media ended her contract at CTV National News. The long-time journalist and broadcaster made the announcement via her Twitter page. “For 35 years, I have had the privilege of being welcomed into your homes to deliver the news on a nightly basis, so I […]