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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #280
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #280
Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: Alberta Views magazine is celebrating 20 years of publication. “I had hoped that we would put it on a strong foundation and it would last the way Harper’s has lasted,” founding editor Jackie Flanagan told CBC. Jeff Samsonow not...
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Edmonton Notes for January 14, 2018
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Edmonton Notes for January 14, 2018
Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines At EEDC’s annual Impact luncheon on Tuesday, outgoing CEO Brad Ferguson said Edmonton should strive for 4% annual economic growth. “Growth opportunities will be hard to find and the competition has never been as fierce,” he said. Davi...
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #279
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #279
Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: CBC Edmonton’s Zoë Todd is now “covering the peace region from Grande Prairie”. Pretty neat looking newsroom! Jason Gregor reports that this year’s Month of Giving raised $102,625. “We helped out The Christmas Burea...
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Edmonton Notes for January 7, 2018
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Edmonton Notes for January 7, 2018
Happy New Year! I hope you had a wonderful holiday season and were able to keep warm through the mini deep freeze we had recently. Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines The City mailed 2018 property assessment notices this week. “Between July 1, 2016 and July 1, 2017, a typical singl...
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #278
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This will be my final media notes entry of 2017 – see you in the new year! Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: Randy Boissonnault, MP for Edmonton Centre, announced funding of nearly $700,000 “to help launch Radio Cité, a francophone community radio station for the Edm...
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #278
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #278
This will be my final media notes entry of 2017 – see you in the new year! Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: Randy Boissonnault, MP for Edmonton Centre, announced funding of nearly $700,000 “to help launch Radio Cité, a francophone community radio station for the Edm...
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Edmonton Notes for December 17, 2017
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Edmonton Notes for December 17, 2017
Hard to believe Christmas is just a week away! This will likely be my last Edmonton Notes of the year – thanks for reading along. See you in 2018! Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines This weekend was likely the final opportunity to visit Northlands Coliseum, with one last hockey ga...
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Edmonton Notes for December 17, 2017
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Edmonton Notes for December 17, 2017
Hard to believe Christmas is just a week away! This will likely be my last Edmonton Notes of the year – thanks for reading along. See you in 2018! Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines This weekend was likely the final opportunity to visit Northlands Coliseum, with one last hockey ga...
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #277
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #277
Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: The fall radio ratings are out (here are the demographic breakdowns) and show 630 CHED ahead of 102.3 Now! FM. Here is more on the numbers from kowchmedia. From Mike Ross over at Gig City: “The rules of the ‘Find Any Good Song on the...
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #277
Posted
Media Monday Edmonton: Update #277
Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: The fall radio ratings are out (here are the demographic breakdowns) and show 630 CHED ahead of 102.3 Now! FM. Here is more on the numbers from kowchmedia. From Mike Ross over at Gig City: “The rules of the ‘Find Any Good Song on the...
Published at MasterMaq's Blog