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Kevin Green

CTV News Calgary Video Journalist
Kevin Green, CTV Calgary

Since joining CTV in 1982, Calgary-based Kevin Green has covered everything  from natural disasters, to Stanley Cup and Grey Cup finals, royal tours, and international conflicts.

Though based in Calgary, Kevin has delivered reports from the United States, India,  Bosnia and Croatia, Sudan, Kenya, and Ethiopia.

He specializes in stories about science and engineering, human rights, arts, and immigration. He also has a keen interest in training  journalists, having been an instructor at both SAIT Polytechnic and Mount Royal University in Calgary. In 2018 he was instrumental in redesigning the broadcast journalism curriculum at SAIT Polytechnic, moving  the course into the era of mobile journalism.

A photojournalist, Kevin has received Western Canadian News Photographer awards for his sports, and news photography.  He was awarded an RTDNA Gold award for best documentary for coverage during the Balkan Conflict in the 1990s, and the Alberta Media Production Industries  Association  AMPIA award for best documentary  production, for his work in South Sudan during that country’s civil war.

He has returned several times to South Sudan since its independence and has spent weeks living inside refugee camps to document the struggles of the world’s newest nation.

He is a member of the National Press Photographers Association, and also a member of the SAIT Polytechnic broadcasting advisory board.

Kevin speaks English.

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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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