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Kathy Le

Anchor | Video Journalist
Calgary
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CTV Calgary, Kathy Le

Kathy Le is a video journalist and weekend anchor with CTV News Calgary and joined the team in 2012.

Calgary-based Le received the Spirit of NAIT alumni award for achieving excellence in her industry and has been nominated for five Radio Television Digital News Association awards for her work, including a documentary that takes an in-depth look into how the opioid crisis impacted Calgary.

Some of Le's other notable pieces of work include an investigative documentary where she uncovered exclusive records unveiling the shocking state of private and licensed child care in Alberta. Le also spent months digging into one of Canada’s largest private addictions rehab centre where she brought to light unqualified health care professionals being hired, staff not getting paid and lack of care to patients. 

When she isn't covering hard news, Le has had the privilege of interviewing some of Hollywood's top celebrities. She's reported on the red carpet for CTV at the JUNOs in 2016 and has also worked for the network's entertainment show, Etalk, as a reporter and field producer for numerous projects.

Kathy graduated with a double major degree in chemistry and biology from the University of Alberta. She also has a broadcasting diploma from NAIT's Radio and Television Arts Program

Outside of work, Le can be found emceeing various events and fundraisers. She is also a proud Rotarian and volunteers for local and international projects with the Calgary Heritage Park Rotary chapter.

Kathy speaks English and Vietnamese.

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CTV News Calgary is southern Alberta's trusted source for local breaking news and weather and our legacy of news innovation and community involvement continues as we celebrate nearly 60 years in broadcasting.

On September 9, 1960, CTV News Calgary (CFCN) went on the air for the first time and was the first independent television station in Canada.

The first broadcast was a 30-minute news program, followed by two movies, bringing then owner H. Gordon Love’s life-long dream to reality.

CFCN became a member of the Canadian Television Network (CTV) in October 1961 and one of the station’s longest running shows, The Buck Shot Show, started in 1967.

CTV News Calgary, created a number of firsts in Canadian television, as an owned and operated local of CTV News.
 

  • First to produce a Canadian Football League game from the prairies for CTV
  • Instituting instant replay in Western Canada
  • Brought Crime Stoppers to Calgary
  • Initiated Child Find on television

Canada’s largest telecommunications company, Bell Canada Enterprises, has owned CTV News Calgary since 2000.

CTV News Calgary’s trusted team of top-notch videojournalists and producers are dedicated to providing the best in local news programming to southern Alberta online, on-the-air and in the community.

Join us each weekday for CTV Morning Live Calgary, News at Noon, News at 5, News at 6 and News at 11:30 and on weekends for the News at 6.

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