Quebecor Media Inc. president Pierre Karl Peladeau announced Friday that journalist Krista Erickson and columnist Ezra Levant will be joining the Sun TV News team. Erickson will join the hard news team as a reporter and daytime news anchor, while Levant will be a "prime time straight talk" host. “Along with Sun TV News host Charles Adler, Krista and Ezra all hail from Western Canada. With Sun TV News, the West will be in,” Peladeau said Friday, speaking to the Economic Club of Canada in Calgary. Erickson joined the CBC in 1999 and was appointed host of Manitoba’s CBC News at Six in 2004. She joined the public broadcaster’s parliamentary bureau as a network correspondent in 2006, specializing in public safety, national security issues and consumer affairs. A lawyer by profession, Levant began writing for the Calgary Sun in 1995. He is also the founder of the Western Standard news magazine and the author of bestselling books.