From Amy Judd of Global News:
Link: Former B.C. broadcaster Rafe Mair dies at age 85
Legendary broadcaster and political commentator Rafe Mair has died at the age of 85.
Mair is remembered as a provincial cabinet minister, opinionated public voice, and above all as a radio host who spent much of his career at CKNW.
Mair joined the station in 1984, and quickly drew a massive following. His show drew nearly unprecedented ratings in the 20 per cent range, with hundreds of thousands regularly tuning in during his 19-year run. Continue reading.