The Ticker: Blitzer, Couric, Oh Canada…

By Chris Ariens 

> CNN will celebrate 10 years of Late Edition with Wolf Blitzer this Sunday. The two-hour special will be a retrospective, looking back at a decade of Blitzer’s classic interviews with top newsmakers.

> Tonight on the CBS Evening News, Katie Couric profiles New York Governor David Paterson, who was thrust into office when Eliot Spitzer was run out. Paterson, who is legally blind, is the state’s first African American Governor.

> HuffPo’s Rachel Sklar (have we mentioned she’s Canadian?) has given her annual Canada Day shout-out to fellow canuck TVNewsers including CNN’s Ali Velshi and John Roberts; NBC’s Kevin Tibbles and truTV’s Ashleigh Banfield.