TORONTO, March 16, 2015 /CNW/ - STATEMENT FROM GLOBAL NEWS:
Global News is deeply saddened to learn about the passing of Allan Rowe, former Global Maritimes News Director and Station Manager.
Allan was a passionate advocate for local news and his community. He spent most of his career with MITV/ Global, first as a reporter, then Evening News Anchor and finally in the station's top management position. While Allan stepped down in 2012 to pursue a career in politics, he remained part of the Global News family.
"We extend our sincerest condolences to Allan's family," said Troy Reeb, Senior Vice President of Global News. "Allan was a champion for his station and his team, a respected community leader and a friend who could connect with people from all walks of life. He will be missed."
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