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About CTV News Edmonton


CTV Edmonton is a news leader in the capital region and north central Alberta.  For more than 60 years, this station has been leading the way in broadcasting and local news coverage.


CFRN-TV was Edmonton’s first and Alberta’s second television station when it launched on October 17, 1954. The station was owned by Dr. G. R. A."Dick" Rice, a pioneer Edmonton broadcaster who put the city's first radio station on the air in 1922. 


CTV Edmonton’s trusted team is dedicated to providing the best in local news programming on air and online.


Join us weekdays for CTV Morning Live - 5:30 a.m. to 9 a.m., News at Noon, News at Five and every night for News at Six and News at 11:30 p.m.


(780) 483-3311


18520 Stony Plain Road
Edmonton, AB  T5S 1A8

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Right-wing activists are openly 'weaponizing' Twitter's new private media policy

Twitter acknowledged on Friday that a new policy it unveiled this week to protect users from harassment is being abused by malicious actors — days after journalists, left-wing activists and self-described 'sedition hunters' reported their accounts had been locked for sharing publicly available images of anti-maskers, anti-vaccine protesters and suspected Capitol insurrectionists.