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The official blog of Mack D. Male, an Edmonton blogger.

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Edmonton Notes for July 14, 2019
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Edmonton Notes for July 14, 2019
Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines Jobber CEO Sam Pillar spoke with The Logic about his ambitions to build Edmonton’s first billion-dollar tech company. A unicorn, as it’s known in the tech industry. A new crowdsourcing map called SafeCityYEG has received a lot of criticism,...
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #353
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #353
Taproot Edmonton’s latest Media Roundup was published today. Sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox every Monday morning. Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select updates from today’s Media Roundup, written and curated by Linda Hoang: Fear on the Family Farm,...
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Edmonton Notes for July 7, 2019
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Edmonton Notes for July 7, 2019
Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines Council approved rezonings for the Mackenzie Tower on 104 Street and the Park View towers at Jasper Avenue and 108 Street this week. That means the El Mirador building will be lost, but downtown will gain a significant amount of residents right next to...
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #352
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #352
A reminder about last week’s announcement: Linda Hoang has taken over writing the Media Roundup at Taproot Edmonton. She’s going to do a great job of covering this beat! Here’s her second edition. Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select updates from today̵...
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #351
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #351
Big news this week! I’m thrilled to announce that Linda Hoang has taken over writing the Media Roundup at Taproot Edmonton. She’s going to do a great job of covering this beat. Here’s her first edition. Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select updates from toda...
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Edmonton Notes for June 16, 2019
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Edmonton Notes for June 16, 2019
Happy Father’s Day! Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines Fixing just one fifth of Edmonton’s missing sidewalks is expected to cost $10 million over the 2019-2022 budget cycle. "For literally billions we spend on roadways, we should be allocating some small percentage of th...
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #350
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #350
Taproot Edmonton’s latest Media Roundup was published today. Sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox every Monday morning. Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select updates from today’s Media Roundup: 102.3 NOW! Radio (CKNO) leads the pack according to the late...
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Edmonton Notes for June 9, 2019
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Edmonton Notes for June 9, 2019
Here are my weekly Edmonton notes: Headlines Council approved three large mixed-use development projects at public hearing on Thursday. The old Edmonton Motors site in Oliver will have two 48 storey towers, the South Scona Parking Lot redevelopment will have three towers ranging from 15 to 20 sto...
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #349
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #349
Taproot Edmonton’s latest Media Roundup was published today. Sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox every Monday morning. Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select updates from today’s Media Roundup: Breanna Karstens-Smith is joining Global Edmonton at the end...
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #349
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #349
Taproot Edmonton’s latest Media Roundup was published today. Sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox every Monday morning. Local updates from the Media Roundup Here are a few select updates from today’s Media Roundup: Breanna Karstens-Smith is joining Global Edmonton at the end...
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