For Carol Anne Meehan, the decision to launch her local news blog on April Fool’s Day was no laughing matter, but rather a gesture to a dearly departed friend. 480 more words
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Carol Anne Meehan is back in the news, and back in the news business.
The popular and longtime television news anchor who was unceremoniously laid off by CTV News Ottawa last November is launching her own local news blog. 329 more words
Pop Goes The News — Longtime Ottawa television news anchor Carol Anne Meehan is getting back into the reporting business — but this time she will be her own boss. 253 more words
In his Observer piece, Andrew Potter is bang on the money. 522 more words
It was announced Wednesday that Ottawa’s local CTV station (CJOH) was firing some of its on-air talent in a bid to boost profits. Gone are long-time newscaster Carol Anne Meehan and sports reporter Carolyn Waldo, and CTV Morning Live’s Lois Lee. 509 more words
CJOH, later CTV Ottawa, has long been the home for drama.
It had a well-liked sportscaster (Brian Smith) shot to death in the parking lot in 1995. 742 more words
As the voters in the last election demonstrated, hell hath no fury like a Canadian scorned.
That is why the Big Giant Heads at Bell Media are getting a snootful of anger over the firing of popular radio and television hosts across Canada. 25,427 more words