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680News Debuts Toronto’s First and Only Cottage Country Traffic ‘On The 9s’, Starting May 18

 

 

- Cottage Route Specialist Corinne Van Dusen anchors new, Cottage Country Traffic reports ‘on the 9s’ -

- Tune in to 680News on the AM dial, online at 680News.com, and through the 680News Mobile App -

 

(Toronto – Wednesday, May 16, 2012) As urban dwellers anxiously await to leave the city for the May long weekend, 680News, Toronto’s only 24-hour live radio station, helps vacationers beat their traffic woes with the launch of an all-new, dedicated Cottage Country Traffic report ‘on the 9s,’ anchored by cottage route specialist Corinne Van Dusen.  The first coverage of its kind in the GTA, Van Dusen will report on outbound cottage-route traffic on Friday afternoons and Saturday mornings, and inbound routes on Sunday evenings or holiday Mondays.

Cottage Country Traffic expands 680News’ trusted up-to-the-minute traffic reports, inviting regular traffic spotters to call in their updates. Cottage Country Traffic reports will air at :09, :19, :29, :39, :49 and :59 past the hour on Fridays – 3 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturdays – 7 a.m. to 12 noon, and Sundays/holiday Mondays – 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. Traffic tips can be called in toll-free on Rogers Wireless phones by dialing *680. 

Cottage Country Traffic is sponsored by Pace Law Firm, Your Ontario Subaru Dealers, Big Bay Point, Foodland and Hollywood Suite.

About 680News
680News, Toronto’s only All News radio station, is one of 55 AM and FM radio stations owned and operated by Rogers Broadcasting, a division of Rogers Media Inc.

About Rogers Media Inc.
Rogers Media Inc., a division of Rogers Communications Inc., (TSX: RCI; NYSE: RCI), operates Rogers Broadcasting Limited and Rogers Publishing Limited.  Rogers Broadcasting has 55 AM and FM radio stations across Canada.  Television properties include five Citytv stations, five OMNI multicultural television stations, Sportsnet (consisting of four regional channels and the nationally-distributed Sportsnet ONE), and The Shopping Channel, a televised and internet shopping service.  Rogers Publishing produces many well-known consumer magazines, such as Maclean's, Chatelaine, Flare, L'actualité, and Canadian Business, and is the leading publisher of a number of industry, medical and financial publications.  All media properties are integrated with their own popular websites.  Rogers Media Inc. owns Rogers Centre stadium, a year-round sports and entertainment facility, and the Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Club.

 

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For further information:

Nicolas Brancaccio, 680News, 416.764.3261 or Nicolas.Brancaccio@rci.rogers.com
Charmaine Khan, 680News, 416.764.3071 or Charmaine.Khan@rci.rogers.com


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