The Morning Edition - K-W | Mar 9, 2013 | 5:39

Kitchener-Waterloo gets new radio and digital station

Radio host Craig Norris and online host Andrea Bellemare tell Metro Morning host Matt Galloway all about the new CBC station in Kitchener-Waterloo, and why it's a perfect fit for the region.

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