Dana Roberts is a video journalist and producer for CTV News Barrie.
He has had a passion for storytelling since a very young age and was only 10-years-old when he decided to study journalism at Ryerson University. After making this dream a reality, Dana completed an internship with CTV News in Saskatoon as a reporter, covering a wide variety of stories during his time out west.
Dana spent many years perfecting his skills as a videographer and host with Cable 14 in Hamilton and spent time perfecting his digital and radio skills with KitchenerToday and 570 News.
In his most recent stint, Dana served as the weekend news anchor and a video journalist with CTV News Northern Ontario, based in Sudbury.
During any downtime he has, Dana has a keen interest in politics, following all of the latest developments both in Canada and across the United States.
LOCAL, IMMEDIATE, SERIOUS, WEATHER and CONNECTED - these key words drive the CTV Northern Ontario brand. CTV Northern Ontario is committed to producing timely, relevant and accurate news for the north. With 11 experienced photojournalists based at stations in Timmins, North Bay, Sault Ste. Marie and Sudbury, CTV is committed to producing timely, relevant, accurate "news for the north".
Our flagship CTV News at Six is among the highest rated CTV newscasts in the country. CTV has a long history of producing strong ratings throughout its programming lineup.
CTV’s mandate is to ensure our viewing audience is reflected in the diversity of our programming and our people. CTV Northern Ontario maintains a strong commitment to the Aboriginal community through active engagement in sponsorship, news coverage, and community building.
Deeply rooted and committed to the hundreds of communities we serve; CTV Northern Ontario strives to make tangible contributions by playing an active role in community growth and development. This long-standing tradition is exemplified through the continuation of Canada’s longest running telethon for children who are less fortunate.
CTV is committed to the future, nurturing the development of broadcasters, writers, filmmakers, and the producers of tomorrow through the program development fund, internships and bursaries. CTV Northern Ontario is proud to be a part of the lives of Northerners for over 60 years.