BTS with CTV News Vancouver
About This Show
A behind-the-scenes look at the stories behind the stories from the CTV Vancouver newsroom. Penny Daflos discusses the stressful, inspiring, irritating and heartbreaking moments that never make it on TV in unfiltered conversations with her colleagues – including other reporters, anchors, videographers, technicians and producers who battle the clock each day to make deadline.
Most Recent Episode
Mysterious Disappearance: A Missing Mother and the Journalists Keeping Her Story Alive
4 days ago
An unusual missing persons bulletin from Vancouver Police caught the attention of every journalist in the city: a mother of two young children had vanished under suspicious circumstances and they did not expect to find her alive. CTV Vancouver reporter and BTS host Penny Daflos discusses the challenges of covering such a sensitive story with few details alongside her colleagues, Maria Weisgarber and Shannon Paterson. They delve into the kind of difficult, emotionally-charged interviews that can move viewers to action -- and the stories painstakingly brought together over weeks in the hopes of keeping details fresh in the minds of the audience and potential tipsters.