Linden Retiring From CKWX/Vancouver
July 14, 2009 at 11:37 AM (PT)
Longtime VANCOUVER radio newsman ROBERT LINDEN is retiring from ROGERS News CKWX-A (NEWS1130)/VANCOUVER, effective JULY 24th, according to NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS.
LINDEN has been in radio for 35 years, starting as a DJ at CJIB-A (now CKIZ-F)/VERNON, BC in 1973 before moving into news at CFCW-A/CAMROSE, AB in 1976. He did his first tour of duty at CKWX in 1979-87 and then worked at SATELLITE RADIO NETWORK, STANDARD BROADCAST NEWS, and FRASER VALLEY BROADCASTERS, rejoining CKWX as morning editor in 2001 and being upped to Assistant News Director in 2005