Our Reporters

CFTK-TV Reporters

Kathy Brookes - 6pm & 11:00pm CFTK-TV News Anchor

CFTK-TV News Anchor Kathy Brookes first came to the Northwest as a reporter in 1984, while studying journalism at UVic. Since then, she's spent four years as a radio and television reporter and announcer in Prince Rupert, and has worked in the Newsroom in Terrace since 1990, announcing and reporting ... Read more

John Crawford - News Director

John Crawford was born and raised in Chatham, Ontario, and attended the University of Western Ontario in London, before coming to BC to begin his broadcasting career in Creston. John's worked in the Kootenays, Salmon Arm and Smithers, as well as northern Alberta, where he covered the Stanley Cup Champion ... Read more

Kayla Grey -- Terrace/Kitimat Reporter -- Host of "CFTK's Week In Review"

Kayla hails from Toronto, and has always aspired to be a broadcaster -- to communicate stories that matter. She is excited about the opportunity to report the stories of the Terrace, Kitimat and Nass Valley areas. Kayla also is the host of CFTK-TV's "Week In Review". Read more

Brandon Gonez - Bulkley Valley/Lakes District Reporter

Brandon Gonez is CFTK-TV’s news reporter based in Smithers, and covers the Bulkley Valley and Lakes District. Brandon hails from the City of Toronto where he attended York University and Seneca College for Communications and Television & Radio Broadcasting. From a young age he was always fascinated by telling stories ... Read more

Robert Pictou - Host of The Journey

Host, Robert Pictou has over 20 years of experience facilitating communications to nurture understanding between cultures.   The Journey represents an opportunity for Robert to continue his passion working with the First Nation communities and to share and enrich the cultural bonds between all nations.  Contact Robert Read more

Sarah Komadina - Host of OPEN CONNECTION on CFTK-TV

Growing up in the prairie town of Wainwright, Alberta, Sarah Komadina was more than excited to start her broadcasting career in the mountain town of Smithers, British Columbia -- and was equally thrilled to become the host of OPEN CONNECTION.  Sarah studied at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology in Edmonton, ... Read more