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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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Feds reinstating foreign air travel testing, reviewing booster strategy in light of Omicron

Canada is reviewing its vaccine booster strategy, adding new countries to the list of nations subjected to federal travel restrictions, and is imposing new testing requirements on all air travellers coming from outside of Canada with the exception of the U.S., due to concerns over the Omicron variant. Federal ministers and public health officials announced these three new steps with the aim of preventing further importation and spread of the variant of concern.