Min Dhariwal


In nearly 25 years of reporting, Min has worked all over the province covering countless breaking stories for CBC. He's also reported from the Olympics, Stanley Cup Finals, and the Grey Cup. Email: min.dhariwal@cbc.ca

Latest from Min Dhariwal

Alberta sports teams approach province's Stage 2 reopening with caution

After nearly three months of virtual practices, thousands of amateur athletes are getting ready to join their teammates for real.

'It brought me to tears': Former Oiler shocked to see NHL stars support fight against racism

Former Oiler Mark Fraser says he's shocked to see Sidney Crosby and Connor McDavid speak out about George Floyd's death and putting an end to racism. It's the first time Fraser has seen the NHL's super elite weigh in on what's long been a controversial topic in the league.

Edmonton's craft beer producers tap into delivery market during pandemic  

When the pandemic hit, Edmonton's craft beer producers had little choice but to go looking for customers online.

Edmonton's drive-thru COVID-19 clinic a well-oiled machine

When the novel coronavirus arrived in Alberta, public health restrictions forced many health workers to assume new roles.

Real estate agents replace face-to-face with masks, gloves and pandemic-friendly virtual skills

Real estate agents in Edmonton are going virtual to help sellers and buyers with their transactions. Typically, Edmonton's spring market is busy but numbers are down this year due to the uncertainty brought on by the pandemic.

Student athletes use online workouts to stay sharp during COVID-19 restrictions

COVID-19 restrictions have left coaches searching for creative ways to keep thousands of young players connected while remaining apart. Many teams and clubs in Edmonton are using online coaching to keep their players engaged with workouts at home.

'It's heartbreaking': Mill Woods restaurant owner helps people in need with free meals

Two Edmonton businessmen have teamed up to offer free meals to anyone in need.

Embassy in Peru praised for organizing buses, planes and a trip home for stuck Canadians

Michael Melymick and his girlfriend were locked down in Peru for almost thee weeks, but thanks to help from the Canadian embassy, they're now safe back home in Edmonton.

Edmonton police civilian employee charged with making, distributing and possessing child porn

An emergency communications officer with the Edmonton Police Service has been charged with making, distributing and possessing child pornography.

Edmonton man with Parkinson's and dementia gets support from strangers online

Jim Hamilton is benefiting from random acts of kindness after his daughter reached out to strangers on social media. The Oilers' Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is among those who have answered the call.

City officials scrambling to add showers and laundry facilities at COVID-19 drop-in centre

The EXPO Centre has been converted into a drop-in centre and isolation shelter for vulnerable segments of the population. Some using the centre say there aren't enough showers to use.

Edmonton's summer festival season in limbo due to COVID-19 outbreak 

From folk fest to Taste of Edmonton, the longer the pandemic lasts, the greater the chances that Edmonton will have a festival-free summer.

Online videos urge Chinese seniors in Edmonton to take precautions during pandemic

A series of Cantonese-language videos produced by an Edmonton doctor are helping Chinese seniors understand the seriousness of COVID-19.

'It was breathtaking': Local artist's MMIWG painting touches family in Nebraska

Edmonton artist Tristen Jenni Sanderson is creating powerful paintings to act as a voice for missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls. A recent painting titled "Not Invisible" was shared over 5,000 times on Facebook.

Samson Cree Nation teen gets call to sing anthem at Oilers game 

Kiya Bruno, 14, is getting a chance to sing the Canadian anthem in Cree in front of her hometown on Saturday night.