By October 18th, 680 News and Granthshala will come together, providing you with more news coverage, and in more ways, whenever you need it: on your radio, smart speaker, television and online.
but that’s not all. The name of our radio station will also sound a little different. The two teams would merge and form a nationally recognized local news powerhouse across multiple platforms, with the radio station formally becoming Granthshala 680.
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We want viewers to know you’ll still get the same credible information you’ve come to rely on, plus all the latest news, traffic and weather, from our team of award-winning journalists and anchors.
Dave Budge, vice president of news and information for Rogers Sports & Media, said, “We’ve been working behind the scenes for years between different newsrooms, between TV newsrooms and radio newsrooms to improve each other’s content. are doing.”
“To ensure that the content we provide to our audiences leverages our mutual strengths. It’s a tremendous alliance that allows us to pat each other’s backs, share content to make sure we’re using their combined power of our resources across different platforms so that more journalists cover more stories. can provide more coverage and improve everything. We offer on all the platforms we have… Let’s say we are a big team with a name, and it’s a great feeling.”
In the coming days, we will also be unveiling a new website and merging our social handles so that you can easily find the news you are looking for and what you need to know.
We know there are endless options for you to get the daily news. We need to make sure we’re continuing to present you with the best experience possible to get your updates and information for decades to come – whether it’s radio, TV, online, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, smart speakers Or be on the app.
We are all excited to begin this next chapter in our journey and continue to serve you and our community.
“I think it’s about simplifying choice for our audience, especially at a time when it’s hard to trust news organizations [and] It’s hard to trust the information that’s out there,” Budge says.
“Telling people that the radio station they love and listen to and value all these years” [joins] An organization that has the same high standards and content we share, and we make a choice easy for viewers if they are visiting Granthshala on their iPad, on their phone, on their smart speaker, on the radio in the car and more. TV they are going to get the same quality content. “