Posts Tagged: edmonton

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #347

Taproot Edmonton’s latest Media Roundup was published today. Sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox every Monday morning. Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select updates from today’s Media Roundup: Postmedia has hired Nick Koolsbergen “to lobby the new United Conservative government on how it could be involved… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #346

Taproot Edmonton’s latest Media Roundup was published today. Sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox every Monday morning. Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select updates from today’s Media Roundup: RTDNA Canada announced the winners of the National RTDNA Awards of Excellence on the weekend and three Edmonton… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for May 12, 2019

Happy Mother’s Day! Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines Mayor Iveson directed his State of the City address at the provincial government, saying that “Edmonton’s success is integral to Alberta’s success.” Here’s the full text and the video recording. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was in Edmonton on Friday and he promised that “we’re going… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #345

Taproot Edmonton’s latest Media Roundup was published today. Sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox every Monday morning. Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select updates from today’s Media Roundup: The National Media Awards Foundation has unveiled the finalists for the 42nd National Magazine Awards which will be… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for May 5, 2019

Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines Council approved the municipal tax rate for 2019, resulting in a 2.6% increase. The numbers include security for the Exhibition Lands, enforcement of the Animal Protection Act, a small increase for Startup Edmonton to retain student talent, and an investment in the downtown district energy system. Council approved… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #344

Taproot Edmonton’s latest Media Roundup was published today. Sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox every Monday morning. Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select updates from today’s Media Roundup: Investigative reporter Jennie Russell has won a regional Edward R. Murrow Award for her investigation last year “that… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for April 28, 2019

Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines With endorsement from Council, the City is moving forward with a “two transit villages” redevelopment plan for the Exhibition Lands. The old Northlands Coliseum will be demolished and a new LRT stop will be added south of the Edmonton EXPO Centre. Executive Committee approved an 18-year extension to… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #343

Happy Easter! With the holiday and being sick the last couple of days, I didn’t get my Edmonton Notes published last night. Onward! Taproot Edmonton’s latest Media Roundup was published today. Sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox every Monday morning. Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #342

Taproot Edmonton’s latest Media Roundup was published today. Sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox every Monday morning. Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select updates from today’s Media Roundup: An editorial published in the Edmonton Journal endorses UCP leader Jason Kenney. The byline on the editorial reads… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for April 14, 2019

Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines Tuesday is Election Day in Alberta! I have updated my #abvote results dashboard for 2019 – bookmark it for election night! Elections Alberta says nearly 700,000 people voted in advance polls, almost triple the number from 2015. The City has officially terminated its contract with Thales for the… Reads more »