Anusha Kav is an intern at CBC Edmonton. She is completing a Master of Journalism at the University of British Columbia where she specializes in gender issues. Contact Anusha at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Altercation occurs during protest outside Catholic church in Edmonton
A scuffle broke out at a church in Edmonton Sunday morning, while protesters gathered there in response to a Catholic priest who called reports of unmarked graves at former residential schools "lies."
Edmonton woman's experience with chronic pain shows need for better women's health education
After being dismissed by physicians for nearly seven years, an Edmonton woman was finally diagnosed with a chronic vulvar pain condition that affects about eight per cent of people.
Virtual workshop hopes to support Black municipal candidates running in Alberta elections
A Canadian organization aims to increase Black representation and engagement in Alberta municipal politics with a new workshop this Saturday.
3 Alberta organizations join forces to better support Indigenous survivors of violence
Three Alberta organizations are launching a joint-initiative to improve the outcomes for Indigenous survivors of sexual and domestic violence.
Alberta parents question safety of sending children to school with no COVID-19 pandemic restrictions
Alberta parents are questioning the safety of sending unvaccinated children back to school without pandemic restrictions in place. On Aug. 16, mask mandates on transit, will be lifted and isolation will no longer be required for the majority of positive COVID-19 cases.
First Nations golf tournament in Ponoka expected to see close to 600 participants
The All Nations Cup is expected to be the largest Indigenous golfing tournament in Canada. It begins Sunday in Ponoka, Alta.
Edmonton non-profit launches initiative to donate produce to local organizations
The Better Business Bureau has started an initiative to donate produce to local organizations to help combat food insecurity
Spike in opioid-related calls in Edmonton a 'drug poisoning emergency,' expert says
The opioid and overdose crisis is showing no signs of slowing down, with Alberta Health Services reporting over 100 opioid-related calls to Emergency Medical Services in Edmonton in one week.
Edmonton researchers launch online resource with local social, economic data
The Edmonton Social Planning Council has launched a database which hosts a range of information on social and economic data in the city.
Local family hopeful after Health Canada approves drug that treats common cause of cystic fibrosis
Local families and advocates reflect on the recent approval of a drug to treat cystic fibrosis — and what needs to happen before they can access it.