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Call letters: CFBR=The Bear; CFCW-FM=CAM-FM; CFMG=Virgin Radio; CFRN=TSN 1260; CHBN=The Bounce; CHDI=Sonic; CHQT=iNews880; CIRK=K-97; CISN=Kissin' Country; CIUP=UP 99.3; CJNW=Hot 107; CJRY=Shine-FM; CKEA=95.7 Cruz FM; CKER=World-FM; CKJR=W-14-40; CKNG=92.5 Fresh FM; CKNO=NOW Radio; CKRA=Capital-FM; CITV=Global Edmonton; CFRN-TV=CTV Edmonton; CJAL=CTV Two Alberta; CKEM=City Edmonton; CKES=CTS TV; CJEO=OMNI Alberta.
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Vicki Gabereau - talk show host CHIC Brampton ON 1975; host Morningside CBC Radio Toronto summer 1980; co-host morning drive CBX Edmonton 1980-81; host Variety Tonight CBC Radio Toronto 1981; host Variety Tonight CBC Radio Vancouver 1982-97; Gabereau host CBC Radio Vancouver 1985-97; host Vicki Gabereau Live (later "Vicki Gabereau") CTV nationally from Vancouver 1997-2005. Awards detailed in CCF bio. Born Vicki Frances Filion in Vancouver, B.C. on May 31, 1946.

Gerry Gaetz - Click to enlarge Gerry Gaetz - Engineer then Chief Engineer CJOC Lethbridge 1938; Station Manager CKCK Regina, Saskatchewan 1938-42; Station Manager CJRC/CKRC Winnipeg, Manitoba 1942-48; Station Manager CJCA Edmonton 1948-1960s; Selkirk Communications Vancouver, B.C. 1960s. President, Western Association of Broadcasters (WAB) 1953-54; President, Edmonton Chamber of Commerce 1956.

Shaye Ganam - CJFB-TV Swift Current, Saskatchewan; News anchor CITV-TV Edmonton September 1998-current. Born in Edmonton.

Sarah Gardener - Promotions & Marketing CHBN-FM Edmonton 2005-current.

Hal Gardiner CIQX Calgary 2005 Hal Gardiner - CHED Edmonton 1973; News Director CKXL Calgary 1980's; News Director CIQX-FM Calgary 2002-current.

Chris Gardner - News CHED/CHQT Edmonton current.

Sheila Gardner - Click to enlarge Sheila Gardner - News Announcer CIRK-FM/CJCA Edmonton early eighties; CFRN Edmonton 1986-87; producer/host Earthbeat CKKS-FM Vancouver 1987-1992; afternoon News CKZZ-FM/CISL Vancouver 1996-1999; weekend afternoons CKWX Vancouver 1999-2003; News announcer CKNW New Westminster 2006-May 2008; News announcer CHED Edmonton May 8-16, 2008; CHQT Edmonton May 20, 2008-current.

Jayne Garry CFMG 2004 Jayne Garry - Grand Forks, B.C.; Calgary; Co-host morning drive CFMG-FM August 2002-April 22, 2005; co-host morning drive CJAT-FM Trail, B.C. May 2005-current.

John Gattens - Sales CHQT Edmonton 1980-83; Sales CFAX Victoria 1984; National Account Manager Canadian Broadcast Sales (formerly United Broadcast Sales and Western Broadcast Sales) Vancouver Autumn 1984-current.

Garry Gaudet July 1968 - Click for CHQT summer 1971 Garry Gaudet - Evening News CKOM Saskatoon 1957-58; News CKRM Regina 1958-59; CHUB Nanaimo 1959; CKRM 1959-60; CJOR Vancouver 1960; continuity/News CKLG Vancouver 1960; assistant production manager/music programmer/writer CHQM Vancouver 1960-67; CHQT Edmonton 1967-73; host evening program Odd Lot and writer Mosaic feature CHQM 1979-80; CBC Radio News Vancouver 1982-85; Communications Officer Okanagan University College Kelowna; semi-retired Lantzville BC; Managing Director Extreme Interface Kayaks & Watercraft Ltd. Qualicum Beach BC current.

Mike Gaudet - Green Team CKNG-FM Edmonton current.

Erica Leigh Gayler CKUA 2007 - Click for larger photo Erica Leigh Gayler - Library Assistant & announcer/producer CKUA current.

Christy Ravndahl George - Promotions Coordinator CKNG-FM Edmonton current; Interactive Account Manager CHED Edmonton current.

Gerry Gerling - Sales CHQT Edmonton 1976-85; Founder ADTEL 1985-current.

Jim Gerlock - Engineer CKCK-AM Regina 1956; engineer CBX & CBXT-TV; retired 1991.

David Gerow - News CFFB Iqaluit, Nunavut; News CBX Edmonton 2002-current. Born in Winnipeg.

Marlene Gerson - Announcer mid-days CKXM-FM Edmonton 1980s.

Bob Gibbons CJCA 1966 - Click to see CJCA chart Bob Gibbons - DJ evenings CJCA Edmonton 1966.

Betty Gibbs - ACCESS TV 1976; "Just Because We're Kids" CKUA Edmonton 1976.

Bob Gibson 2009 - Click to enlarge Bob Gibson - Director CFRN-TV Edmonton. Retired.

Walt Gidyk - Click to enlarge Walt Gidyk - DJ CKDM Dauphin, Manitoba 1962; CKBI Prince Albert, Saskatchewan 1962-64. As Walt Edwards: DJ/Music Director CFQC Saskatoon 1964-72; Program Director/DJ CHEC Lethbridge 1972-77. As Walt Gidyk: Program Director CFRN-AM Edmonton 1977-81, 1986-92; self-employed 1981-86. Born in Edmonton, attended Eastglen Composite High School and retired in Edmonton.

Brent Gilbert - Click to enlarge Brent Gilbert - Reporter ATV Halifax 1983-86; general assignment reporter then morning show host ITV Edmonton 1986-90; producer RoughCutz CBC-TV Edmonton 1990-97; entertainment producer then features reporter VTV/CTV British Columbia 1997-current.

Don Gillis - Announcer/producer 1972 then technical engineer CKUA Edmonton.

Al Girard 2007 - Click to enlarge Al Girard - Graduate, Visual Communications, Banff School of Fine Arts. Operator CFRN-FM Edmonton 1973; host When Radio was King 1973; cameraman & remote operator CFRN-TV Edmonton 1973-98. Retired 1998.

Christiane Gluth - Host early evenings (German) CKER-FM Edmonton current.

Vic Gobeil - Operator and announcer CFRN-FM; cameraman and remotes CFRN-TV Edmonton; retired 1998.

Ken Goddard - National Sales Manager CJCA Edmonton 1960s. Retired in Edmonton.

Mike Goetz - News Director CFCW-AM Camrose/Edmonton until his death in July 1995.

Su-Ling Goh CITV 2007 - Click to enlarge Su-Ling Goh - Graduate NAIT Radio & TV program; writer & videographer CKEM-TV Edmonton Sept. 1997; entertainment reporter A-Channel Calgary; host Inside Entertainment Global TV nationally Sept. 2000-06; reporter "Health Matters" CITV-TV Edmonton Spring 2006-current. Born in St. Albert.

Leroy Gold - CIRK-FM Edmonton current.

Tiger Goldstick - Sports CFRN AM & TV 1960s. Born Cecil Goldstick in Edson, Alberta, on August 5, 1915. Died in Edmonton in February 2006.

Brian Golightly - Announcer/producer CKUA current.

Christina Gordashko - Sales CFBR-FM Edmonton current.

Bill Gordon -

Kristi Gordon - Click to enlarge Kristi Gordon - Double science major Physical Geography and Atmospheric Science University of British Columbia; operational meteorologist The Weather Network national 2000; weather producer/back-up weather anchor CTV British Columbia 2001-04; weather anchor Citytv Edmonton 2004-06; meteorologist/weather anchor Global Vancouver 2006-current; endorsed as Certified Broadcast Meteorologist by Canadian Meteorological and Oceanography Society (CMOS).

Kyle Gordon - DJ CHED Edmonton 1973.

Joel Gotlib - News anchor CFRN-TV Edmonton current.

Robert Goulet - High school sports reporter CKUA Edmonton; full-time announcer CKUA 1951-53; scholarship student Toronto Conservatory of Music 1953-55; host General Electric Showtime CBC-TV 1955; Sir Lancelot in Camelot on Broadway 1960; actor/singer stage, film and television. Born in Lawrence, Massachusetts, moved to Edmonton at age 14, graduating from St. Joseph's High School.

Andrea Graham - CBC Edmonton current.

Elsie Park Gowan Elsie Park Gowan - Playwrite CKUA Edmonton 1936-37; playwrite CBC Radio nationally 1937-1950s; writing instructor 1970s Edmonton.

Corey Graham - producer CFRN-AM Edmonton current.

Peter Grainger - Click to enlarge Peter Grainger - Volunteer community cable/host Radio Carleton Ottawa late 1970s; announcer/reporter/producer Ottawa, Edmonton, Saskatoon, Regina, Windsor 1980s-90s; reporter/producer VTV/CTV British Columbia 1997-current.

Duane Grandbois - Click to enlarge Duane Grandbois - host Dateline & afternoon drive CJCA Edmonton 1986-92; CKOV-AM Kelowna; Saturday mornings CKIZ-FM Vernon current.

Meryl Grant - CHQT Edmonton 1970s.

Mike Grant - Production CJCA Edmonton mid-1960s.

Warren Graves - ACCESS TV 1977; Question Period commentator CKUA.

Devin Gray - Sales 2001 then Sales Manager CISN-FM Edmonton current; Sales Manager CKNG-FM September 2009-current.

Ian Gray - News radio Manitoba; News Calgary Bureau CKUA 1981-85; Legislature Reporter then News Supervisor CKUA 1985-current; owner Capitol News Bureau 1994-current.

Tracie Gray - Co-host morning drive CISN-FM Edmonton current.

Father Leo Green - Voice coach CKUA Edmonton 1950s.

Jackie-Rae 2000 - Click for 2007 caricature Jackie-Rae Greening - DJ all nights CKGY Red Deer 1982; Westlock; Drumheller; CHQT Edmonton; Marketing Director then Program Director CFCW Camrose/Edmonton October 1989-current; morning drive CFCW-AM Camrose/Edmonton 1990s-June 2006; afternoon drive & Operations Manager CKRA-FM Edmonton June 2006-April 2008; Station Manager CFCW-FM Camrose 2005-current; Program Director CKJR Wetaskiwin 2006-current. President Canadian Country Music Association 2008-current. Born in St. Albert.

Paddy Gregg - Reporter Daily Gleaner Fredericton, New Brunswick 1952; National Reporter CBC-TV early 1950s-1979; National Reporter CBC-TV Edmonton mid-1970s; News then Executive Producer CBAT-TV Fredericton, New Brunswick 1979; Morning Host CBZ Fredericton, New Brunswick 1980s-1990. Retired in 1990 to Rusagonis, New Brunswick. Born Donald Edward Gregg in 1932 in Fredericton, New Brunswick, and died of diabetes in Fredericton, New Brunswick, on May 9, 2013.

Ron Gregg - News CHED Edmonton mid-1960s.

David Gregory - Co-host with Brian Dunsmore "Writers and Thinkers" 1980-84 & "Ragtime to Rolling Stone" 1981 CKUA; professor Athabasca University 1980s.

Kathryn Gretsinger - Click to enlarge Kathryn Gretsinger - Bachelor of Journalism degree Ryerson Polytechnical Institute Toronto; researcher CBC Newsworld and CBC Radio Toronto; associate producer CBC Radio Edmonton 1989-91; writer/broadcaster Early Edition CBC Radio Vancouver 1991-97; host The Afternoon Show CBC Radio Vancouver 1997-2004; Radio and Television News Directors Association award for Best Network Radio Feature A Level Playing Field 1999.

Bryn Griffiths 2010 - Click to enlarge Bryn Griffiths - Sports Director & play-by-play announcer CJSR-FM Edmonton 1984-85; Sports Director & play-by-play announcer CHAB Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan 1985-89; Sports Director & morning host CIRK-FM Edmonton 1989-90; Media Relations & Colour Commentator (CKY) Winnipeg Jets hockey team Winnipeg, Manitoba 1990-91; Sports & News announcer CJCA Edmonton 1991-93; Sports announcer CHQT/CISN-FM Edmonton 1993-94; Media Relations Edmonton Oilers hockey team Edmonton 1997-2001; Program Director & morning host CFRN-AM Edmonton June 3, 2002-July 27, 2009.

John Groundwater - News CFRN-AM & CKXM-FM Edmonton 1980-86; WPRI-TV/WPRO AM & FM Providence, Rhode Island 1986-87; WHDH-AM Boston 1987-92; USA Today Sky Radio Washington, D.C. 1992-95; USAToday.com Washington, D.C. 1995-99; AOL News Dulles, Virginia 1999-2004; Corporate Communications Fannie Mae Washington, D.C. 2004-07; Marketing Communications National Public Radio (NPR) Distribution Washington, D.C. 2007-current.

Heather Grue - Vice President of Communications CITV-TV Edmonton 1993; Communications Director ROBTV Toronto 1999-2000.

Nick Gulka - Evenings CFCW August 2006-current. Born in Waugh, Alberta.

Dara Gurgens - Sales CFBR-FM Edmonton current.

Curley Gurlock CFCW 1972 Curley Gurlock - Country Music Announcer & Sales CJCA Edmonton 1950s-1961; DJ middays/Music Director CFCW Camrose 1961-1990s. Died in Camrose in 1995.

Gruff Gushnowski - as James Richards: CHLW St. Paul; DJ CHAT Medicine Hat. as Gruff Gushnowski: Program Director CKLM-FM Lloydminster; Program Director CHEZ-FM Ottawa, Ontario 2008; Program Director CIRK-FM Edmonton June 2, 2008-current. Born James Gushnowski.

Paul Guy - Announcer CFGP Grande Prairie 1937; CJCA Edmonton; CKAC Montreal 1945; CJCA Edmonton 1945-1950s; CHFA Edmonton; Program Manager CJDC Dawson Creek 1953-54; announcer CFRN-AM Edmonton late 1950s; CBX-AM Edmonton early 1960s; News anchor CBXT-TV Edmonton 1961. Born in Calgary and died in Edmonton in 1962 or 1963.

Call letters: CFBR=The Bear; CFCW-FM=CAM-FM; CFMG=Virgin Radio; CFRN=TSN 1260; CHBN=The Bounce; CHDI=Sonic; CHQT=iNews880; CIRK=K-97; CISN=Kissin' Country; CIUP=UP 99.3; CJNW=Hot 107; CJRY=Shine-FM; CKEA=95.7 Cruz FM; CKER=World-FM; CKJR=W-14-40; CKNG=92.5 Fresh FM; CKNO=NOW Radio; CKRA=Capital-FM; CITV=Global Edmonton; CFRN-TV=CTV Edmonton; CJAL=CTV Two Alberta; CKEM=City Edmonton; CKES=CTS TV; CJEO=OMNI Alberta.

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