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CTV News Toronto Adds Weekday Newscast at 5 p.m. Anchored by Zuraidah Alman, Beginning November 13

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– CTV News Toronto’s weekday lineup now includes CTV NEWS TORONTO AT FIVE, followed by CTV NATIONAL NEWS at 5:30 p.m. with Sandie Rinaldo, and CTV NEWS AT SIX with Michelle Dubé and Nathan Downer –
– With editions in all CTV markets across Canada, CTV NEWS AT FIVE provides viewers with comprehensive local coverage –

TORONTO (November 8, 2023) – CTV News Toronto announced today the addition of a new 5 p.m. ET weekday newscast, expanding CTV News Toronto’s local coverage and spotlighting the stories that matter most in the GTHA. Anchored by Zuraidah Alman, CTV NEWS TORONTO AT FIVE begins Monday, Nov. 13 at 5 p.m. ET on CTV Toronto,,, and the CTV and CTV News apps. “With continued growth across the GTHA, it’s the right time to provide even more of our industry-leading coverage of the issues and stories impacting the community and its residents,” said Richard Gray, VP, News, Bell Media. “With CTV NEWS AT FIVE beginning in Toronto, and the launch of the new early evening edition of CTV NATIONAL NEWS at 5:30 p.m., all CTV News markets across Canada now deliver a consistent lineup of news coverage from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.” CTV NEWS AT SIX and CTV NEWS AT 11:30 are the most-watched evening and late night newscasts in Toronto with total viewers and in all key demos. With the addition of CTV NEWS TORONTO AT FIVE and CTV NATIONAL NEWS at 5:30 p.m. on CTV Toronto, beginning Nov. 13 CP24 LIVE @ 5 and CP24 LIVE @ 5:30 continue to be available to viewers on CP24, as well as on and the CP24 app. Canadians can continue to connect with CTV News to access all the comprehensive news they need by visiting,,  subscribing to a variety of CTV News daily newsletters, and by downloading the official CTV News app. Source: Numeris, 2023 calendar year-to-date, P2+.

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CTV News is Canada’s most-watched news organization both locally and nationally, and has a network of national, international, and local news operations. CTV News operations include CTV NEWS CHANNEL, BNN Bloomberg, CP24, and information programming, including CTV NATIONAL NEWS, W5, POWER PLAY, and QUESTION PERIOD. Flagship news sites include, as well as and, and are complemented by the CTV News, CP24, and BNN Bloomberg apps, which provide a direct connection to Canada’s most trusted news anytime and anywhere. With a perspective that is distinctly Canadian, CTV News brings Canadians the international and domestic news stories of the day and is the #1 news organization in Canada.


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