Shaw TV to launch local talk show

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — Shaw has announced that a new talk show will debut in May, available on Shaw TV in Fort St. John and Dawson Creek.

The program, called ‘Conversations — with Faisal Rashid’ will feature access producer, well-known community figure and the namesake of the show: Faisal Rashid.

‘Conversations’ will cover social, economic, and everything else that matters to the people of the Peace River region. It’s produced through facilities and by staff of Shaw TV here in Fort St. John — including producer Emily Moyes and senior producer Dianne Townsend.

The very first show was taped in late April, and will feature Fort St. John Mayor Lori Ackerman and City Councillor Dan Davies. It premieres on Wednesday, May 5 at 9 a.m. on Shaw TV Channel 10.

Additional airings will take place that day at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m., as well as the following day at 8 a.m., 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. On Friday, May 7, it will air at 8 a.m. and 2 p.m.