Former CBC Anchor Russ Germain Dies
February 5, 2009 at 5:16 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime CBC radio news anchor RUSS GERMAIN, who died MONDAY (2/2) in TORONTO after a battle with lung cancer at 62.
GERMAIN started at the UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA and CJOB/WINNIPEG, and later worked at the CBC for 29 years, anchoring "THE WORLD AT SIX" in 1983-90 and 1996-2002 and "THE WORLD REPORT" in 1990-96. He retired in 2002.