Posts Tagged: news

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #337

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: Nancy Carlson is the new producer and host of CBC Edmonton News at 6. “Joining the CBC Edmonton… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for March 10, 2019

Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines The City is facing a $2.4 million deficit for 2018 that Administration says is “largely due to external factors beyond the City’s control.” Read more in the latest Council Roundup. The Province announced $90 million in funding for Edmonton through the Alberta Community Transit fund. The money will… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #336

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: Jason Purcell and Matthew Stepanic are hoping to launch Glass Bookshop in November 2019 in The Quarters. “Glass… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for March 3, 2019

Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines February was the 29th coldest month in Edmonton since 1880. “The last time that we had had a month this cold was January 1982, with an average temperature of -21.8°C.” According to ATB Financial, 79% of new homes were sitting vacant and unsold across Edmonton in January. “ATB… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #335

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 Alberta Magazine Publishers Association (AMPA) has announced the finalists for the 2018-19 Alberta Magazine Awards. The awards… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for February 24, 2019

Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines Oilers captain Connor McDavid was suspended two games for an illegal check to the head during Thursday’s game against the New York Islanders. McDavid scored the winning goal that night in overtime. “Obviously it was not a great check, not what I was trying to do. I was… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #334

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: “It’s a blessing to be able to bring people the news over the airwaves,” tweeted Global News Radio… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for February 17, 2019

Happy Family Day long weekend! Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines Construction on the Valley Line Southeast LRT is behind schedule but it’s unclear by how much. “It’s trending late,” said Adam Laughlin, the city’s deputy manager of integrated infrastructure services. Edmonton-based Amii (Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute) is receiving $27 million from the Government… Reads more »

Media Monday Edmonton: Update #333

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: This year Boyle McCauley News is celebrating its 40th anniversary. In an interview with CBC Edmonton, editor Paula… Reads more »

Edmonton Notes for February 10, 2019

If you can believe it, the temperature could be -6 C on Wednesday. That would be a welcome change! Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines NAIT and the City of Edmonton announced this week that NAIT has acquired 13.27 hectares on the Blatchford development site as well as the City’s former Westwood Transit Garage,… Reads more »