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A clipping from June 17, 1928 depicting how Whyte Avenue was undergoing a boom in business.
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A moment in history: June 17, 1948

On this day in 1948, Whyte Avenue was undergoing a business boom.

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River Valley Adventure Co. patio
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Edmonton riverfront patio is now licensed

River Valley Adventure Co. now offers Edmontonians a place to enjoy alcoholic beverages in the river valley after acquiring a liquor license for its patio.

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High Level Bridge Streetcar plans to get back on the rails this summer
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High Level Bridge Streetcar plans to get back on the rails this summer

After a year-long hiatus, passengers will be able to ride the historic High Level Bridge Streetcar across the river valley this summer — as long as enough Albertans are vaccinated.

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Northlands prepares to shut down, loses K-Days to Explore Edmonton
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Northlands prepares to shut down, loses K-Days to Explore Edmonton

Northlands is ending a 142-year run as a major Edmonton arena, events and trade show operator and will hand the management of future editions of K-Days and Farmfair International over to Explore Edmonton in July.

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Weekend agenda: June 10-13, 2021
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Weekend agenda: June 10-13, 2021

Coming up this weekend, ehe Whyte Avenue Art Walk starts up on June 11, and Al Fresco on 4th is back for the 2021 summer season.

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Kemet to build 'modular' manufacturing facilities to resolve global drug shortages, advance health equity
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Kemet to build 'modular' manufacturing facilities to resolve global drug shortages, advance health equity

Kemet Advanced Manufacturing is hoping to tackle medical shortages in Canada and globally with a new innovative approach. The Edmonton-based company aims to build modular, portable, and digitally connected manufacturing facilities that can produce essential drugs based on the market's needs.

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Explore Edmonton releases Tourism Master Plan
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Explore Edmonton releases Tourism Master Plan

Explore Edmonton has published the city's first integrated Tourism Master Plan. The almost 30-page document outlines "tourist experiences that match visitor expectations and position Edmonton as a year-round destination of choice."

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City of Edmonton commits almost $10M to help airport attract flights
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City of Edmonton commits almost $10M to help airport attract flights

The City of Edmonton and Edmonton Global are partnering to establish a $15 million air services opportunity fund to support the Edmonton International Airport (EIA), which has been struggling to maintain flights during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Virtual investment summit last fall
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Startup TNT names finalists for Investment Summit III

Startup TNT has announced the ten finalists for its Investment Summit III on June 17. The five finalists from Edmonton include AlignVR, Birdie Break, Goal Zero, HonestDoor, and QuoteToMe.

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