Dana Roberts is a video journalist and anchor with CTV News in Sudbury.
He has had a passion for storytelling since a very young age and was only 10 years old when he decided that he wanted 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.
From there, he moved into the digital world as the weekend editor for KitchenerToday in the 570 Newsroom in Kitchener. Dana worked alongside the radio team there as well, filing reports and anchoring live news updates for 570 NEWS.
During any downtime he has, Dana enjoys watching the latest trending shows on Netflix and reading. He has a keen interest in politics and always keeps a close eye on the latest news.
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