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Joe Lofaro Digital Reporter
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Joe Lofaro is a digital reporter at CTV Montreal and a recent Ottawa transplant.

Prior to joining CTV, he filed for web and radio at CBC Ottawa and worked at the courts bureau of the Ottawa Citizen. He got his start in journalism at Metro News Ottawa in 2010.

In 2018, he briefly switched careers to work as a digital content writer in the Senate of Canada’s communications directorate.

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CTV Montreal

CTV Montreal is Quebec’s #1 English language television station. Known to generations of Montrealers by its call letters CFCF, it was the first private TV station in the province, and in 2021, will celebrate its 60th anniversary!

The station launched on January 20, 1961 and was one of the founding partners in the CTV network. From that day on it has been the top-rated English television station in the province.

Its award-winning flagship newscast, CTV News at 6,is hosted by veteran news anchor Mutsumi Takahashi, who has held the position for more than three decades. In 2016, she was honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Radio Television Digital News Association of Canada.

In 2018 she was awarded the Order of Canada

The station prides itself on its close connection to the community, with on-air personalities and other staff members committed to a wide range of charitable activities and community work.

CTV Montreal broadcasts newscasts seven days a week from 5-6pm and 11:30pm-12am. Weekdays it also offers newscasts from 12-1pm and 5-6pm.

For live, local, breaking news coverage, Quebecers turn to CTV Montreal for reliable, credible and comprehensive.

Our website is among the leading news sources in the province.