CJOB Articles

Kathy Kennedy Let Go from 680 CJOB

Kathy Kennedy Let Go from 680 CJOB

Veteran Winnipeg broadcaster Kathy Kennedy was let go from 680 CJOB on Wednesday. Kennedy had been the co-host of "Winnipeg’s Morning News," alongside news director Richard Cloutier, since spring 2014. Prior to that, Kennedy had a short stint on NCI FM and was a...

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CJOB ‘Traffic Guy’ Brian Barkley Retiring

CJOB ‘Traffic Guy’ Brian Barkley Retiring

Longtime Winnipeg broadcaster Brian Barkley is retiring from the business after 39 years. Barkley is best known for being 680 CJOB's roving traffic reporter with eyes on the road during rush hour. He started his career in 1976 doing evening and weekend newscasts at...

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Another Round of Layoffs at Corus Winnipeg

Another Round of Layoffs at Corus Winnipeg

WINNIPEG -- It's hard to tell if anyone is left on Jack Blick Avenue these days as Corus Entertainment let another round of employees go on Tuesday. The now shell of a building, which houses radio stations 680 CJOB, 99.1 Fresh Radio and 97.5 BIG FM, laid off at least...

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