Since 1955, Global Peterborough (formerly CHEX Television) has been serving the Kawartha Lakes and east-central Ontario from its studios in Peterborough. Global Peterborough is available on 52 cable systems throughout the province, and across the country on Shaw Direct and Bell TV satellite systems. Newswatch reflects Peterborough and the surrounding area, offering four daily newscasts and updates throughout each weekday. CHEX News at 6 on Global Peterborough is the #1 source for in depth local news in the region covering local, national, international news, weather, sports and business. While CHEX News at 11 on Global Peterborough wraps up the day with a summary of the top local news stories of the day.
Global Peterborough also plays a significant role supporting charitable community endeavors, such as the Easter Seals Telethon, the Little Lake Musicfest, Peterborough Aids Resource Network, Peterborough Symphony Orchestra, Cystic Fibrosis, The Festival of Trees supporting the Peterborough Regional Health Centre and countless local public service campaigns.