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Teri Fikowski

CTV News Calgary Video Journalist
Teri Fikowski

Calgary-based Teri joined the CTV News Calgary team in February of 2019 and can be found working the before-sunrise-hours as a video journalist for the morning show.

Her career started at 660News in Calgary before working at Global News in Lethbridge and later Regina. Her strong passion to share stories also led her on a six-month work term with Journalists for Human Rights in Tanzania, Africa. There, she worked alongside other local reporters to build their capacity in exposing human rights violations and government corruption.

She’s had the privilege of covering a wide range of topics including several elections, budgets, extreme weather events and community events.

Teri’s been recognized with two awards through her storytelling including an RTDNA & Edward R. Murrow Award.

She’s also had the ability to share stories in the community as the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ online host in previous seasons. She’s also contributed feature online articles for Refined Magazine.

Teri graduated with honors from the Broadcast News Program at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology and earned a Communications Degree from the University of Calgary.

She’s also fluent in both English and French.

As a born and bred Albertan, she’s thrilled to be sharing stories in her hometown of Calgary once again and is always looking to get more involved in the community. When she’s not chasing the news you can find her in her happy place; skiing in the Alberta Rockies.

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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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