CHBC News To Introduce New Visual Identity in September

    KELOWNA, BC, April 24 /CNW/ - Keith Williams, General Manager, CHBC
announced today that CHBC will introduce a brand new on-air visual identity
across its local news programming beginning September 2007. The station will
continue to serve the Okanagan Valley via local news and information
    "CHBC has been the Okanagan's very own for 50 years not only for
reporting the stories and issues that are important to our viewers, but also
as a valued community partner," said Williams. "As the population of our area
continues to grow, the relaunch of CHBC's visual identity will bring a fresh
approach to our tradition of delivering the highest quality news coverage to
viewers in the Okanagan".
    Nationally, the network known as CH - which CHBC joined as an affiliate
in 2006 - will be rebranded under the E! banner beginning this fall. The
network schedule will continue to feature a mix of primetime network
programming and will include the extensive library of E! content during
daytime, late primetime and weekends. Schedule details will be available in
June 2007.

    About CanWest MediaWorks
    CanWest MediaWorks Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of CanWest Global
Communications Corp, (CanWest) (NYSE:   CWG; TSX: CGS and CGS.A, CanWest, an international media company, is Canada's
largest media company. In addition to owning Global Television, CanWest is
Canada's largest publisher of daily newspapers, and also owns, operates and/or
holds substantial interests in conventional television, out-of-home
advertising, specialty cable channels, Web sites and radio networks in Canada,
New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Turkey, the United States and the United

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For further information: Nicole Starker, Publicist, CH Television, (403)

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