About Us

NEWS 1130 is Vancouver’s only all news radio service providing immediate and essential information to the Lower Mainland.

With a newsroom staffed by a team of award-winning journalists, NEWS 1130 delivers news, traffic, weather, sports and business information… 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

#1 With News

  • Vancouver’s only 24-hour live news radio station
  • NEWS 1130 provides complete local, national and international news coverage
  • Every weekday starts at 5 a.m. with the NEWS 1130 Morning Show


#1 With Traffic and Weather

  • Traffic reports and weather forecasts every 10 minutes on the ones… 24 hours day, 7 days a week
  • Traffic alerts between the regular reports when there are major problems
  • Airborne traffic for your morning and afternoon commutes
  • NEWS 1130 Meteorologist Russ Lacate has a Guaranteed High jackpot that increases $100 a day


#1 With Business News

  • Vancouver’s most frequent business reports at :26 and :56 past the hour… 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Market Minutes at :13 and :43 during trading hours
  • Vancouver’s most experienced radio business reporter, Richard Dettman


#1 With Sports

  • In-depth reports at :15 and :45 past the hour… 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • All the latest scores from a team of top sports broadcasters
  • Insight and analysis into trades, drafts and management changes


#1 With New Media

  • Staff manning our award-winning website and social media accounts 24 hours a day to bring you the very latest breaking news
  • One of Vancouver’s most-followed Twitter accounts
  • All of our major stories can show up in your Facebook feed
  • Get breaking news right from the reporters on the scene
News Team
Adam Forsythe Afternoon Sports Anchor @adamforsythe adam.forsythe@news1130.rogers.com
Alison Bailey Midday Anchor @abailey1130 alison.bailey@rci.rogers.com
Amanda Wawryk Drive Anchor @amandawawryk amanda.wawryk@news1130.rogers.com
Amelia John Morning Show Anchor @AmeliaNEWS1130 amelia.john@news1130.rogers.com
Ann Schmaltz Managing Editor - Sports @annschmaltz news1130@news1130.rogers.com
Ben Wilson Evening Show Anchor @benwilson1130 ben.wilson@news1130.rogers.com
Bruce Claggett Senior Managing Editor @bruceclaggett bruce.claggett@news1130.rogers.com
Casey Kenny Anchor @News1130Casey casey.kenny@rci.rogers.com
Dave White Midday Producer @1130reporter dave.white@news1130.rogers.com
Dean Recksiedler Managing Editor - Mornings and Overnights @NEWS1130Dean dean.recksiedler@news1130.rogers.com
Denise Wong Managing Editor - Web and New Media @denisetwong denise.wong@news1130.rogers.com
Ellen Coulter Reporter @ellencoulter Ellen.Coulter@vancouverradio.rogers.com
Hana Mae Nassar Reporter @HanaMaeNassar HanaMae.Nassar@rci.rogers.com
Jen Coles Managing Editor - Traffic @jencolesradio jen.coles@news1130.rogers.com
Jim Bennie Afternoon Drive Anchor news1130@news1130.rogers.com
John Ackermann Anchor/Reporter @jackermann johnf.ackermann@news1130.rogers.com
John Copsey Anchor @jmcopsey67 john.copsey@news1130.rogers.com
Kristin Woodhouse Web Editor/Anchor @k_woodhouse news1130@news1130.rogers.com
Kurtis Doering Web Editor/Reporter @KDnewsguy kurtis.doering@rci.rogers.com
Lasia Kretzel Digital Reporter @lkretzel1130 lasia.kretzel@rci.rogers.com
Marcella Bernardo Drive Reporter @Bernardo1130 Marcella.Bernardo@vancouverradio.rogers.com
Marcus Fitzgerald Anchor/Sports @marcusfitzy marcus.fitzgerald@news1130.rogers.com
Martin MacMahon Reporter @martinmacmahon martin.macmahon@rci.rogers.com
Mike Lloyd Reporter - "On the Offbeat" @llikemoyd mike.lloyd@news1130.rogers.com
Peter Wagner Anchor @peterjontheair peter.wagner@vancouverradio.rogers.com
Reaon Ford Morning Show Anchor @reaonford reaon.ford@news1130.rogers.com
Renee Bernard Reporter/Producer @renee1130 renee.bernard@news1130.rogers.com
Richard Dettman Business Editor @rwdettman news1130@news1130.rogers.com
Rick Dhaliwal Morning Sports Anchor news1130@news1130.rogers.com
Russ Lacate Meteorologist @NEWS1130Weather russ.lacate@news1130.rogers.com
Simon Druker Reporter @simon_druker simon.druker@news1130.rogers.com
Tim James Midday Anchor @_timjames tim.james@news1130.rogers.com
Treena Wood News Director @treenawood treena.wood@news1130.rogers.com