Phil began his professional journalism career in radio, working as an associate producer with the long-running CBC program As It Happens. He eventually transitioned into the world of television, and in 2012, made the move to Calgary when he joined Global News as a producer.
While he relished the opportunity to work in broadcast news, Phil has also always had a passion for online media.
In late 2015, he joined Global News Edmonton as an online journalist and is now thrilled to be working in Alberta’s capital.
“The most absurd thing I’ve ever seen in my life” is how a witness described a barroom brawl at a downtown Edmonton drinking establishment over the weekend. Continue reading →
Edmonton police said they are investigating after a man suffered non-life threatening injuries after being shot Monday night. Continue reading →
A 90-year-old woman has died in hospital following a crash in west Edmonton last week, according to the Edmonton Police Service. Continue reading →
Exactly two months after 34-year-old boxer Tim Hague died in hospital after being injured in a fight at Edmonton’s Shaw Conference Centre, his sister says her family is frustrated the city has yet to launch a probe into his death. Continue reading →
Police are investigating after a man who had been seriously hurt in a stabbing was found in downtown Calgary Friday night. Continue reading →
Clouds of smoke seen from Lethbridge late Friday afternoon appeared to be coming from a grass fire burning at least 50 kilometres west of the city. Continue reading →
Three men were rushed to hospital late Friday afternoon after an explosion at a car wash in Red Deer, according to the business’ owner. Continue reading →
Two people are dead after a motorcycle crashed south of Black Diamond, Alta. on Thursday night. Continue reading →
For the second straight season, the Edmonton Prospects finished runner-up in their bid to become Western Major Baseball League champions and once again, it was Swift Current who walked away with the league crown. Continue reading →
Police are asking Edmontonians for help as they try to find a 52-year-old man last seen in south Edmonton three days ago. Continue reading →
Police confirmed on Wednesday night that a man found at the west Edmonton scene of a reported crash has died but said neither its major collisions investigation unit or its homicide unit are investigating. Continue reading →
Three children, including an infant, were killed in a crash in east-central Alberta on Wednesday that injured three others. Continue reading →
The death of a 40-year-old man who had been swimming in the South Saskatchewan River on Tuesday is being treated as an accidental drowning, according to Redcliff RCMP. Continue reading →
Strathmore-Brooks MLA Derek Fildebrandt dropped a political bombshell Tuesday night by issuing a news release saying he is stepping down from the United Conservative Party caucus. Continue reading →