Caitlin Hanson

Caitlin Hanson is a journalist with CBC Edmonton's digital news team. When she's not writing for the web, she's managing the station's social media feeds and searching online for stories to tell. You can find her on Twitter @CBC_Caitlin, on Facebook at CBC Edmonton, or email her at caitlin.hanson@cbc.ca.

Latest from Caitlin Hanson

Only one who wore a costume at work? This tweet's for you

A videojournalist at CBC Edmonton became a beacon of holiday cheer on Halloween, representing all those lonely souls who found themselves the only ones in costumes at their workplaces.

Grizzly caught on camera mid-moose feast in northern Alberta

It's not every day that you happen to spot a grizzly bear enjoying a moose dinner up close.
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Alberta parents of identical quadruplets use colour coding to tell them apart

The parents of identical quadruplets born in Alberta have come up with a novel way to tell them apart — colour-coded earrings.

Fawn delivered by C-section finds friend, future at B.C. refuge

A fawn delivered by C-section on the side of a B.C. highway is now recovering nicely at a wildlife refuge near Smithers, B.C.

'There's tears coming to my eyes': Owner reunited with lost Fort McMurray photos

An Alberta family will soon recover a small piece of home after a pair of photos lost in their hurried evacuation from Fort McMurray were found by a municipal worker.

Fort McMurray worker trying to reunite found photos with unknown evacuee

A municipal worker in Fort McMurray is trying to track down the rightful owner of some found photos in the wake of the wildfire.

'Something good can happen': Fort McMurray firefighter proposes marriage amidst flames

In the midst of a city-wide tragedy in Fort McMurray, surrounded by smoke and uncertainty, two firefighters found a reason to celebrate.
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Fort McMurray fire: What people brought with them

With only minutes to pack up their belongings, residents of Fort McMurray had to make decisions in a hurry. That means some peculiar things are showing up in the luggage of those who had to flee their city.

Edmonton man performs traditional Cree dance on moving escalator

A Cree teen caught on camera performing a ceremonial dance on a moving escalator is grabbing attention online.

5 things to do in Edmonton this weekend: April 22-24

Sharks and jets, cabins and cottages, and Hollywood with an exclamation mark

5 things to do in Edmonton this weekend: April 15-17

The theme for this weekend seems to be art in unexpected places - and the takeaway message is get outside.

5 things to do in Edmonton this weekend

Here's your weekend cheatsheet.

5 things to do in Edmonton this weekend

Spring break is almost over, so it's time to bid farewell to winter (literally, with a party), and watch the flowers grow.

5 things to do in Edmonton this Easter weekend

Here's all the Easter weekend entertainment eggs you need, all in one (virtual) basket.

5 things to do in Edmonton this weekend

This weekend starts a little early with an excuse to celebrate your inner 'Irish' (whether biological or simply spiritual).