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Max Keeping announces retirement

The press release from CTV Ottawa today says: “ After 51 years in journalism, veteran newsman Max Keeping is stepping down as Vice-President of News and Anchor of CTV Ottawa’s flagship newscast. Keeping’s last day is set for March 31, 2010 at which time he will become CTV Ottawa’s Community Ambassador. Graham Richardson will replace Keeping at the anchor desk along side Keeping’s long-time co-anchor Carol Anne Meehan.”

Some quick links:

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Video:
[
 Max announces his retirement
](http://www.ctv.ca/servlet/ArticleNews/story/CTVNews/20091203/Keeping_Retires_091203/20091203?hub=TopStoriesV2)

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Video:
[
 Media talks to Max after his announcement
](http://watch.ctv.ca/news/top-picks/max-keeping/#clip242609)



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CTV photo gallery:
[
 Max through the years
](http://ottawa.ctv.ca/gallery/html/ott_Max_Keeping_091203/photo_0.html)

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Ottawa Citizen:
[
 Gallery: Max Keeping
](http://www.ottawacitizen.com/Gallery+Keeping/2299222/story.html)



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[
 Viewer comments on Max's announcement
](http://ottawa.ctv.ca/servlet/an/local/CTVNews/20091203/OTT_Max_Keeping_091203/20091203/?hub=OttawaHome)
(scroll to the bottom of the story)



 * 
David Reevely:
[
 End of an era at CJOH
](http://communities.canada.com/ottawacitizen/blogs/greaterottawa/archive/2009/12/03/end-of-an-era-at-cjoh.aspx?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter)

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What people are saying on
[
 Twitter
](http://search.twitter.com/search?q=max+keeping)



 * 
[
 Max Keeping Foundation
](http://maxkeepingfoundation.org/)



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Wikipedia:
[
 Max Keeping
](http://ottawa.ctv.ca/gallery/html/ott_Max_Keeping_091203/photo_0.html)

** Related: ** Ottawa Television Guide

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Glenn Gower

Community volunteer & advocate. Councillor-elect in Stittsville.