Articles by Matthew Black
Matthew Black is a digital journalist with CTV Edmonton.
He is an alumnus of the UBC Graduate School of Journalism and also holds a bachelor's degree in history and a master's degree in public policy, both from the University of Alberta.
At CTV News, Matthew reports on court rulings, professional disciplinary decisions and other public records of note. He also writes original features on local sports.
Before joining CTV in the summer of 2019, he worked at CBC in Vancouver for eight years as a TV producer, video journalist and sports reporter for web and radio.
Over nearly a decade of experience, he's covered the 2012 London riots, the Occupy movement, provincial budgets and homelessness in the Lower Mainland. He's also reported from major sports events including The International (esports), Canada 7s (rugby), UFC (mixed martial arts) and the World Juniors (hockey).
Besides CTV, his work has appeared in the Vancouver Sun, the Globe and Mail, CBCNews.ca, the Tyee, Deadspin and Slate.