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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

CTV News Edmonton Top Stories

COVID-19 in Alberta today

Alberta has 419 COVID-19 patients in hospitals, including 76 in intensive care units, according to the most recent data.

WHO says measures used against Delta should work for Omicron

Measures used to counter the Delta variant should remain the foundation for fighting the coronavirus pandemic, even in the face of the new Omicron version of the virus, World Health Organization officials said Friday, while acknowledging that the travel restrictions imposed by some countries may buy time.


WATCH LIVE | NACI strongly recommends COVID-19 boosters for people over 50

The National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) is now strongly recommending adults over the age of 50 be offered COVID-19 boosters, while those aged 18 to 49 'may' be offered boosters based on individual risks and where they live.