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Kevin Stanfield

CTV News Calgary Sky Watch Weather Meteorologist
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Kevin Stanfield

Kevin Stanfield began his journey as a broadcaster while working at a craft store in high school. A customer said, "You have a nice voice - you should be on the radio!" That seemed agreeable, so three-and-a-half years later, he skipped his graduation ceremony from Conestoga College in Kitchener, Ont. to drive across the country for his first job in Smithers, B.C.
 
After ten months as a network news reporter, Kevin moved back to his hometown of Whitby, Ont. for his next position at the Canadian Traffic Network. Over three years, he went from a part-time weekend announcer to the evening “airborne” reporter for Q107 and AM640, as well as live traffic reporter for Global News Toronto. On weekends, he had a television show on Rogers Durham and served as a between-the-benches interviewer for Oshawa Generals games, mixed with stints doing play-by-play for UOIT sports.
 
Next, he jumped to Saskatoon to start his career as a weather presenter for Global Saskatoon's Morning News. He served his community as chair of the board for Recess Guardians, as well as acting secretary of the board for the Saskatoon SPCA. He also began the meteorological studies program through Mississippi State University in his second year.

Kevin joined CTV Calgary in 2016 as part of CTV Morning Live and CTV News at Noon. He also does weather for CTV’s national news channel, and loves his time speaking to students as part of the Sky Watch 'Weather in the Classroom' program.

Kevin became a meteorologist in August 2018, and a father to twins in August 2019. 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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