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Levi Donley

CTV News Calgary Video Journalist
Levi Donley

Levi joined CTV Calgary News in January 2013 as a videographer/editor.

Calgary-based Levi became interested in broadcasting when he was 18 years old after he rode his unicycle from Banff to Calgary with three friends to raise money for cancer research and CTV Calgary covered the story.

Levi is a graduate of the broadcasting program at Mount Royal University. It was here he fell in love with telling stories with his camera.

Levi worked as a videographer/editor at Chat TV in Medicine Hat for a brief stint before returning home to Calgary and has been part of the CTV family ever since.

An award winning videographer, Levi was part of CTV Calgary's RTDNA award-winning entry for breaking news after an officer was shot. Levi was the cameraman on scene as it unfolded.

In his free time Levi can been found enjoying a round of golf or enjoying the outdoors with his family. Levi 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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