Global Calgary is excited to announce that Blake Lough is joining the Global News Morning Weekend team of Tracy Nagai and Gemma Lynne Stroobant, as the new co-anchor starting March 8. Lough has been a journalist with Global Calgary since 2018. Previously, Lough was the anchor of Global News at 6 and host of Focus Saskatchewan at Global Regina. He began his career with Global Lethbridge where he covered major stories like the high-profile Derek Saretzky murder case and the 2015 Alberta general election. In the past three years, he has won four RTDNA awards for his work, including the Dave Rogers National Award for Best Long Feature for his story on Saskatchewan’s culture of drinking and driving. Originally from the Ottawa Valley, Lough is a graduate of the broadcast journalism program at Niagara College.