Posts Tagged: journalism

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #207

Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: The latest radio ratings are out. Now! 102.3 FM is once again on top, followed by 103.9 CISN Country and then 630 CHED. There’s some commentary at PSR and some additional breakdown and commentary from Bray & Partners Communications. The web show “To the Point” moderated by… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #206

Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: As mentioned last week, NAIT has received a $400,000 donation from Sportsnet. The money “will fund scholarships as well as support multimedia and digital media training, development and production at NAIT.” Congratulations to CBC Edmonton on winning four RTDNA Awards on Saturday. Janice Johnston, Andrea Huncar, Marion… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #204

Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: There’s still time to register for Journalist Interrupted on Thursday evening! Brian Gorman will moderate a panel featuring Jorge Barrera, Linda Solomon Wood, Kelly Toughill, and Karen Unland. “Whether you are a working journalist, a former journalist, a blogger, a podcaster, a student, a communications pro or… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #203

Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: From Marty Forbes: “Bouquets to each and every Edmonton media outlet for the amazing Fort McMurray fire coverage.” Episode 70 of the Canadaland podcast features Vincent McDermott and Cullen Bird from Fort McMurray Today . The 2016 Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Awards were handed out in… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #202

Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: There has been a lot of love on Twitter for the media’s coverage of the Fort McMurray wildfires. Today journalists were given an escorted tour of the city along with Premier Rachel Notley. Here’s a behind-the-scenes on how CTV News is covering the Fort McMurray wildfires featuring… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #201

Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: After dozens of events, Social Media Breakfast Edmonton (SMBYEG) is shutting down due to changing personal circumstances for the organizers and a very different online world than when the meetup started five years ago. “It is possible that we may re-boot SMBYEG in a different format or… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #200

Wow, 200 updates on Edmonton’s media scene! I did my first weekly roundup back in February 2011: “Like many others, I’m interested in the continual evolution of journalism and media. And given my passion for Edmonton, I’m particularly interested in that evolution at a local level. Where have we been, and where are we going?… Reads more »