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Country 105 radiothon raises $3.7 million for Alberta Children’s Hospital


CALGARY — Corus Radio’s Country 105 has helped to raise more than $3.7 million this year through its Caring For Kids Radiothon for the Alberta Children’s Hospital. Minutes before wrapping up the station’s 17th annual radiothon on Friday evening, on-air personalities from Country 105 announced radiothon supporters had phoned, clicked online and walked into the hospital with a record-breaking $1.86 million in gifts. With matching funds added by the Crist Family Foundation, this year’s event raised more than $3.7 million for the Alberta Children’s Hospital. This brings the overall Caring For Kids Radiothon total to more than $35 million since...