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Mack Male

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Mack is on a mission to change the world through code and prose. He co-founded Taproot Publishing Inc. in 2016 and has been covering Edmonton city council for more than a decade.

A dedicated community builder, Mack has earned numerous awards and distinctions including being named a "Top 40 Under 40" by Avenue Edmonton Magazine and one of "Alberta's Next 10 Most Influential People" by Alberta Venture Magazine.


Recent work by Mack

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Headlines: May 19, 2022

Jason Kenney resigns; Dan Knott School renamed kisêwâtisiwin; Edmonton Public School Board faces budget crunch

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A new interchange in Leduc will support logistics in the region; the Edmonton Public Library has launched a new program to support childhood literacy; the Edmonton Stingers prepare for the upcoming season.

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The city has announced a new Community Safety and Well-Being Strategy aimed at building a safe and inclusive city; council has approved $860K in one-time funding for encampment response; Darnell Nurse will miss Game 6 as the Oilers look to avoid elimination.

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Coun. Tim Cartmell wants to see faster development at Blatchford; the Edmonton Regional Innovation Network and Innovate Edmonton have secured $4.8 million in funding; Edmonton will host the Junos in 2023.

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Maintaining current service levels could require an 8.5% tax increase in 2023; the Edmonton Pride Festival is returning to Churchill Square on June 25 this year; the city is calling on Edmontonians to take the Moose Hide Pledge.

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Data suggests there has been no significant change in transit disorder over the past year; tenants at Strathearn Heights given notice to vacate; Edmonton's unemployment rate dropped in April.

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Myrna Bittner of RWI Synthetics stands beside a podium, flanked by two federal ministers
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PrairiesCan invests $17M to support innovation in Edmonton

Prairies Economic Development Canada (PrairiesCan) is investing more than $17 million to support 11 companies and three service providers in Edmonton's innovation community.

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PrairiesCan announces $6.7 million in funding for 27 infrastructure projects; developers expecting boom in multi-family housing; Whyte Avenue bounces back

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Edmonton Oilers players celebrate in front of fans at Rogers Place
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Weekend agenda: April 29-May 1, 2022

Though many Edmontonians will be looking ahead to the NHL playoffs, there's plenty of arts and culture to enjoy this weekend if sports aren't your thing.

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