Scott Stevenson


Scott Stevenson is a journalist with CBC Edmonton. He has worked in the news industry in Alberta for nearly 20 years, including 10 years with Alberta's other public broadcaster, CKUA. He has also worked in newsrooms in Calgary, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat and Cold Lake. Share your stories with Scott at

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Birdwatcher, lineman rescue osprey tangled in power line in central Alberta

An osprey that became entangled in a power line Tuesday is back tending to its chicks thanks to a birdwatcher and a Red Deer County lineman.

Pair of buffleheads reunited with 3 ducklings after night out in Hinton, Alta.

An Alberta Fish and Wildlife officer went above and beyond to reunite some abandoned ducklings with their parents.

Alberta climbers conquer mountain of trash in David Thompson Country

Longtime users of the natural areas in the David Thompson corridor say they’re seeing more people and more garbage than ever before.

Meet the Mustangz: Maskwacis drummer boys finish big in virtual powwow contest

Five preteen boys with connections to Maskwacis are receiving a lot of attention for the drumming and singing video they entered in an online powwow competition.

Alberta woman to be reunited with class ring lost 30 years ago

A Lethbridge man's metal detecting hobby, combined with a little assistance from the Internet, has resulted in an Alberta woman being reunited with a class ring she lost nearly 30 years ago.

Alberta bucks trend when it comes to hunting

Longtime hunter Jamil Gotmy isn't surprised when he hears more Albertans are taking up hunting than anywhere else in Canada or the U.S.

Maskwacis, Alta., woman inducted to 8-ball hall of fame

Jana Montour is not someone you want to challenge to a game of pool at the local pub.

Alberta's campers turn to public land due to COVID-19

With provincial campgrounds set to open at half capacity on June 1 and national campgrounds still closed, more campers are expected to make use of public land as an alternative.

Alberta snake enthusiasts thrilled by encounter with 'extremely docile' bullsnake

A pair of Alberta snake enthusiasts are celebrating after a recent encounter with one of Canada's largest snakes. The bullsnake they found weaving through a tree in the badlands was unusually accommodating as it was photographed.

Abandoned dog eluded capture for more than 3 weeks in rural Alberta

A dog, newly named Elusa, was finally captured after dodging humans, traps, snowmobiles and horses in rural Alberta for nearly a month.

Edmonton grandma overcomes broken pelvis, pneumonia and COVID-19

An Edmonton grandma was given a tremendous send-off from hospital staff after overcoming a broken pelvis, pneumonia and COVID-19.

The show may go on: AHS decides rural Alberta drive-in theatre can reopen, with conditions

There's new hope for a rural Alberta drive-in movie theatre that was shut down by Alberta Health Services on Monday. On Thursday AHS said drive-ins would be allowed if they meet certain guidelines.

Alberta meat-processing workers need more protection during COVID-19 pandemic, union says

UFCW Local 401 is calling for the temporary closure of a pork processing plant in Red Deer, despite there being no confirmed cases of COVID-19.

Bus drivers' union repeats call for blind spot to be addressed after latest Edmonton fatality

The union representing Edmonton Transit Service drivers wants the city to address a blind spot on buses. A 69-year-old pedestrian was struck and killed while using a marked crosswalk on Wednesday, the fourth such incident in the past nine years.

Good deed served medium rare to truckers in Wainwright

A restaurant owner's offer of a free steak dinner made a good impression this week on an Alberta truck driver.