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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.


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18520 Stony Plain Road
Edmonton, AB  T5S 1A8

CTV News Edmonton Top Stories

Senate passes bill to ban conversion therapy

Conversion therapy will soon be banned across Canada, after the Senate agreed to the expedited passage of Bill C-4 on Tuesday. After multiple attempts to pass legislation banning the harmful practice failed in recent years, the bill has now cleared both the House of Commons and Senate without changes, in just over a week. Once it receives royal assent, the bill will become law.

The pride flag flies in front of the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill after a flag raising ceremony in Ottawa on Wednesday, June 20, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Patrick Doyle