Posts Tagged: news

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #213

Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: From Harvard Broadcasting’s 95.7 CRUZ FM: “Gary James has announced that he is hanging up the headphones after 37 years on the airwaves. Gary came to Edmonton in 1996 and has been entertaining Edmonton’s listeners for the past twenty years.” As a result, “his co-host Shannon Medaglia,… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for July 24, 2016

Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines Big piece on Edmonton’s lack of cycling infrastructure in the Globe and Mail this weekend. “While Vancouver is rolling out a bike-share program and Calgary finished a downtown network of bike paths last summer, the car is still king in Edmonton. The city’s first downtown bike path will… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #210

Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: 630 CHED’s Ryan Jespersen has been named one of the most influential people in Alberta for 2016 by Alberta Venture. “By asking questions many others avoid (or don’t know to ask), and undeterred by his subjects’ fame or fortune, Jespersen has carved an important part of the… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #209

Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: Corus Entertainment and the Edmonton Eskimos have agreed to a multi-year deal that will keep the Eskimos on 630 CHED through 2021. “The 2016 season is CHED’s 23rd straight season as the Eskimos flagship.” A fundraising campaign to save Connect2Edmonton has raised more than $8,000 so it… Reads more »