newspapers, magazines, radio, tv stations, podcasts, books, films in Alberta 
April 2017
Alberta Media News
Alberta media news The CRTC held hearings from March 27 to 29 to consider five applications received for a radio licence or licences to serve the urban Aboriginal communities in Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver, Toronto and Ottawa to replace the licences they revoked for Aboriginal Voices Radio.

Alberta Media Events 
AMPIA Awards On April 29, Rosie Awards will be handed out to recognize excellence in Film, TV and Digital Production in Alberta at the Alberta Film & Television Awards. As the primary fundraiser for the AMPIA, the evening brings out Alberta's brightest stars and industry professionals.
Alberta Magazine Awards
Nearly 300 of the brightest talents in the Alberta magazine industry gathered in downtown Calgary to honour the winners of the Alberta Magazine Awards. The annual event, staged by the Alberta Magazine Publishers Association (AMPA), showcases the outstanding work of magazine professionals from across the province.

Alberta Media Comings & Goings
bankruptcy Ruth Kelly , president and publisher of Venture Publishing, publisher of Albert Venture and Alberta Oil magazines appears to be on the brink of bankruptcy according to an article posted on March 21, 2017 on Canadaland.. Long delays in paying freelancers were early symptoms.

Alberta Media Personality - Amber Schinkel | Global Calgary
Amber Schinkel
Amber Schinkel has co-hosted the Global News Calgary's Morning News since January 2014. She joined Global Calgary's news team in December 2008 after spending two years at Global News Lethbridge, a Videographer in Swift Current and a News Anchor at 660 News in Calgary. 

Alberta Newspaper - The NAIT Nugget
Newspaper The  NAIT Nugget  has been the official student newspaper of NAIT since 1963. Since 2010, it has been complemented by an informative, interesting and well designed online news site to inform students and the NAIT community of campus news, sports and entertainment. 

Alberta Magazine - AlbertaViews
AlbertaViews January 19, 2016-call it Black Tuesday-Postmedia Corporation merged its Sun newsrooms with those of the Journal in Edmonton and the Herald in Calgary. That day, 35 staff in Edmonton and 25 in Calgary lost their jobs. More cuts would come later in October. 

Alberta Radio Station - CKOS | 91.1 FM The Bridge 
The Bridge Since June 2007, 91.1 The Bridge (formerly branded KAOS 91.1 until March 12, 2017) has been promoting the values which have been foundational in building a strong Wood Buffalo Region through their vision of "Exposing Hope through Music Talk and Action".
Alberta TV Station - CITL | Newcap TV | Lloydminster
Newcap TV CITL is owned by Newcap Radio and serves as an affiliate of CTV in Lloydminster, a city of 28,000 that straddles the Alberta and Saskatchewan border. The station shares studios located on the Alberta side of Lloydminster with its sister station, CKSA, an affiliate of Global TV.

Alberta Podcast - The Broadcast
Broadcast podcast The Broadcast is a podcast series about women and politics in Alberta. Hosted by journalists Trisha Estabrooks and Alex Zabjek, the podcast is a place for women to tell their stories about life in and around politics. New podcasts are released every second Thursday.

Alberta Film - She Has a Name
She Has a Name
She Has a Name
She Has A Name is based on a real event in 2008, when a locked, abandoned storage container was found in Thailand, containing 121 workers from Burma, 54 of whom were dead. The global sex trade industry makes $40 billion a year selling women, children, and men. 

Alberta Book - My Decade at Old Sun, My Lifetime of Hell
Alberta Book My Decade at Old Sun, My Lifetime of Hell  is a simple and outspoken account of the sexual and psychological abuse that Arthur Bear Chief suffered during his time at Old Sun Residential school in Gleichen on the Siksika Nation presented in a series of chronological vignettes.

April Workshops for NonProfits
social media
Strategic Social Media | St Albert
Wednesday, April 12 from 1 to 4pm

Wednesday, April 19 from 1 to 4pm 

crisis communications Crisis Communications | St Albert
Wednesday, April 26, 1 to 4pm

Crisis Communications | Calgary
Wednesday, May 3, 1 to 4pm 

April Webinars for NonProfits 

Friday, April 14 from 1:30 to 4:30pm 
$45 before April 8, $65 thereafter 

social media

Friday, April 28 from 1:30 to 2:30pm
$45 before April 22, $65 thereafter 

About Marilyn Jones, Instructor
Marilyn Jones Marilyn Jones has a passion for inspiring nonprofit organizations in Alberta to achieve success in media relations, communications and fundraising initiatives. Over the past 12 years, she has given workshops and webinars to more than 500 communications and fundraising executives. 
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