CTV and CTV Newsnet Delivers Ontario's Most Complete Election Night Coverage With Election 2007, October 10



    TORONTO, Oct. 4 /CNW/ - As Ontarians prepare to cast their ballots on
Wednesday, October 10, CTV announced today their plans to deliver the
province's most complete election night coverage. CTV's Election 2007 coverage
will go live in Ontario just as the polls are closing at 9 p.m. ET. The
province-wide live broadcast will air on CTV Toronto, CTV Ottawa, CTV
Southwestern Ontario and CTV Northern Ontario as well as nationally on CTV
Newsnet.

    Anchored by CTV Toronto's Ken Shaw and Christine Bentley, Election 2007
will feature an all-star political panel with live reports from party
headquarters and key ridings across the province. Former Ontario premier Ernie
Eves, former education minister Gerard Kennedy and Toronto M.P. Olivia Chow
will join veteran political insider Mike Duffy and CTV's Parliamentary
correspondent Graham Richardson as they dissect the results and provide
viewers with the all import context and analysis.

    CTV's Queen's Park reporter Paul Bliss will be with Dalton McGuinty's
camp in Ottawa while CTV's Austin Delaney will be with John Tory's team in
Toronto and CTV's Janice Golding will be with Howard Hampton in Fort Frances.

    CTV Newsnet's coverage will begin at 8 p.m. ET with a special
pre-election special headed by anchor Dan Matheson. Viewers will also be able
to instantly track riding-by-riding results by visiting
http://www.toronto.ctv.ca.

    CTV's Primetime line up on Wednesday, October 10 is as follows (ONTARIO
ONLY):

    
    7 p.m.          Criminal Minds

    8 p.m.          Private Practice

    9 to 11 p.m.    Election 2007
    

    About CTV

    CTV, Canada's largest private broadcaster, offers a wide range of quality
news, sports, information, and entertainment programming. It has the
number-one national newscast, CTV National News With Lloyd Robertson, and is
the number-one choice for prime-time viewing. CTVglobemedia Inc. is Canada's
premier multi-media company which owns CTV Inc. and The Globe and Mail. CTV
Inc. also owns radio stations across the country, and leading national
specialty channels. Other CTVglobemedia investments include an interest in
Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, and in Dome Productions, a North American
leader in the provision of mobile high definition production facilities. More
information about CTV may be found on the company website at www.ctv.ca





For further information:

For further information: Greg McIsaac, Communications Manager, CTV Inc.,
(416) 332-5180, gmcisaac@ctv.ca


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