About News1130

News1130 is Vancouver’s only all news radio service providing immediate and essential information to all of the Lower Mainland.

With the largest radio newsroom in Western Canada staffed by a team of award-winning journalists, News1130 delivers the news, traffic, weather and business information you need, when you need it… 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

 

#1 With News

  • Only News1130 delivers news as it happens… 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Vancouver’s only 24-hour live news radio station
  • News1130 provides Vancouver’s most complete local, national and international news coverage
  • Every weekday starts at 5:00a.m. with Reaon Ford and Tammy Moyer

 

#1 With Sports

  • In-depth reports at :15 and :45 past the hour…24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Official broadcaster of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games
  • All the latest scores from a team of  top sports broadcasters
  • Insight and analysis into trades, drafts and management changes
  • Canucks, Giants, Heat and Lions updates

 

#1 With Traffic and Weather

  • Up-to-the-minute traffic reports and weather forecasts together on the ones…at :01, :11, :21, :31, :41 and :51 past the hour, with five-day forecasts at :21 and :51…24 hours day, seven days a week.
  • Vancouver’s most experienced traffic team
  • Airborne traffic for your morning and afternoon commutes
  • In-house meteorologist Russ Lacate has a weather guarantee 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
  • Breaking news from the world’s major stock markets including Toronto, New York, London, Tokyo, and Hong Kong
  • Vancouver’s most experienced radio business reporter Richard Dettman
  • News1130 has real-time market quotes

 

#1 With New Media

  • Award-winning website, including RTNDA for new media coverage of 2010 Winter Olympics
  • Staff manning our 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
  • You can also find us on YouTube and Flickr
  • Get breaking news right from the reporters on the scene
  • Our web department tracks the trends on big stories, providing live coverage on the air, too