Emily Senger

Emily Senger is a journalist with CBC Edmonton.

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Report recommends STARS air ambulance be used province-wide, replacing regional services

A report from the provincial government is recommending replacing Wood Buffalo’s local HERO services, with the more widely used STARS service, in an effort to make rescue services more consistent across the province.

Insurance company blocks St. Paul legion from renting space to AHS for COVID-19 testing

A Royal Canadian Legion branch northeast of Edmonton is crying foul after its insurance provider blocked it from renting space to Alberta Health Services for COVID-19 testing, costing it thousands of dollars in much-needed revenue during the pandemic.

Future of Edmonton's Winter City program uncertain

Edmonton's Winter City program, which has earned national and international attention and accolades, is on pause due to the pandemic.

YWCA summer camp pivots to private cabin rentals

Camp YoWoChAs has been operating on the shores of Lake Wabamun, about 70 kilometres west of Edmonton, since 1916.

Federal cash for mountain pine beetle battle will help stretch Alberta's efforts, researcher says

The $68.4 million from the federal government over three years will only go so far, since the province can easily spend $50 million on pine beetle control in a single year, says one of Alberta’s top pine beetle researchers.

Neighbours become business partners in North Glenora infill project

By purchasing a pair of side-by-side lots, two families hope to build a multi-family residence that is environmentally sustainable and in line with the desires of their neighbours.

Epcor seeks zoning change to build solar farm in river valley

Epcor will again ask the City of Edmonton for the land zoning change it needs to build a controversial 51-acre solar farm in a southwest section of the river valley.

Military monument honouring PPCLI in Griesbach damaged

Three brass-coloured plaques were removed from a circular stone monument. This is the second time military memorials in the north Edmonton neighbourhood have been targeted. 

Edmonton tourist dollars give needed boost to Canmore businesses during pandemic

Edmonton tourists have become an increasingly important source of income for Canmore businesses in the past months as travel restrictions put the brakes on tour buses of international travellers.

10 podcasts with an Edmonton connection

Ahead of YEGPodfest, CBC’s Edmonton AM asked listeners to recommend their favourite podcasts. The response was overwhelming, with hundreds of replies. Here are some suggested podcasts with Edmonton connections.