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Below, you will find an alphabetized list of CBC personalities. To search for personality simply click on the appropriate letter in the alphabet line provided. For example, if you would like to read about Peter Mansbridge, simple click on the letter "M" to read the listings for people whose surnames start with letter "M".


Debra Arbec
Host | CBC Montreal News

Debra Arbec hosts CBC Montreal News. She has been covering daily news in Montreal since 1989. The veteran reporter and anchor joined CBC Montreal News in May of 2011. 

Before joining CBC, Debra worked at CTV Montreal, where she anchored various newscasts and reported on major stories for nearly 14 years. She started out in journalism at CJAD Radio, and also worked at Mix 96 and The Weather Network. Debra was born in Montreal and is a graduate of Concordia's Journalism Department. 

Throughout her career, she has received several journalism awards, including two RTNDA Dan MacArthur Awards: One for a special report on teen gambling, another for a report on suicide. She was also a Canadian Association of Broadcasters Gold Ribbon finalist for diversity reporting. 

When Debra is not working, she is usually walking her dogs - Scooter and Libby - cooking or training for a marathon. 

Find Debra online @DebraArbecCBC.
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