Emily Mertz has worked with Global Edmonton for six years. She is an Online Producer.
Before coming to Edmonton to pursue her University education, Emily lived in Ontario.
She has a BA (Hons) in English from the University of Alberta. Emily studied non-fiction writing during her four years, and also wrote for the school newspaper, ‘The Gateway.’
After graduation, she was hired as a writer for Global News in Edmonton. Since then, she has worked as an assignment editor, producer and is now excited to be part of the online team.
Emily also enjoys travelling, making the most of Edmonton’s summer months, and spending time with her family and friends.
Ripple the dog – who became an Internet darling after a particularly rambunctious weather segment with Global’s Mike Sobel – has found a home. Continue reading →
A 55-year-old man from Stony Plain, Alberta has been arrested and charged in the death of an 18-year-old from New Brunswick. Continue reading →
A man who was 17 years old when he beat and sexually assaulted a 62-year-old Edmonton woman was handed a nine-year adult sentence Monday. Continue reading →
Alberta health officials are certain they have enough resources to provide all Albertans who want a flu shot with one in an efficient manner this year. Continue reading →
It’s already packed full every day, but changes to the Park and Ride lot at Century Park could make taking transit even less convenient in the future. Continue reading →