Daintre Christensen

Traffic Anchor/Co-Host

Daintre Christensen is the traffic anchor and co-host for Edmonton’s #1 morning newscast, the Morning News on Global Edmonton.

Daintre’s television broadcast career started as a reporter in the Global 1 helicopter in 2006, where she filed traffic reports for the Morning News, the Early News and Corus radio. She also covered breaking news events for the News Hour on Global Edmonton, live from Global 1. Prior to that, she worked behind the microphone at CISN Country 103.9 FM.

She donates her time helping promote animal rescue groups. In fact, she is a foster mother to three African elephants! Daintre is committed to nature conservancy and participates in shoreline clean-ups and tree planting.

Outside of the Global Edmonton studios, Daintre enjoys travelling with her husband, jogging with her dog Virgil and target shooting.

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