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 province has charged the City of Edmonton with seven environmental offences that are “pesticide-related,” according to a news release issued by the Alberta government on Friday afternoon. Continue reading →
Hours after police said the wreckage of a plane and a body was found northwest of Edmonton on Thursday, the Royal Canadian Air Force confirmed the wreckage is of a small plane that went missing over the weekend. Continue reading →
A significant police presence could be seen in the area of 75 Street and 101 Avenue in Edmonton on Wednesday evening after police said officers were involved in a pursuit resulting from a report of gunshots being fired. Continue reading →
A woman found dead on Paul First Nation west of Edmonton this week was shot to death, an autopsy revealed. Continue reading →
A 62-year-old man was taken to hospital early Tuesday morning after he was shot at a campground in northwest Alberta, according to police. Continue reading →
The RCMP were called to investigate a single-vehicle rollover on the Sherwood Park Freeway east of Edmonton late Tuesday afternoon. Continue reading →
A fire at the Alberta Forestry Building in Edmonton this summer has resulted in a system outage that Alberta Environment and Parks said is affecting a “number of internal and shared systems” at the ministry. Continue reading →
It’s been 11 days since a German tourist was shot in the head while driving on an Alberta highway with his family and as of Monday night, the man “shows symptoms of severe and life-changing injuries,” a family spokesperson said. Continue reading →
The RCMP are investigating a fatal crash involving an SUV and a car north of Edmonton on Monday night, which left a man and woman dead. Continue reading →
Alberta’s police watchdog has been called in to investigate after a man suffered multiple injuries, including a skull fracture, while being arrested by officers with the Stony Plain RCMP on Sunday. Continue reading →
Some of the victims of Tuesday’s horrific crash on a highway near Jasper, Alta. could be Indian nationals, according to an official with the Consulate General of India in Vancouver. Continue reading →
Four days after a 78-year-old pedestrian was hit by a vehicle while trying to cross Fort Road in northeast Edmonton, police said he has succumbed to his injuries. Continue reading →
Police “dismantled” a device found east of Edmonton that appears to have possibly been a pipe bomb on Tuesday, RCMP told Global News. Continue reading →
The RCMP said they are investigating a “multiple vehicle, multiple fatality collision” on Highway 93 in Alberta. Continue reading →
Part of Edmonton’s main downtown street was closed during rush hour on Tuesday evening as police investigated what they said was a suspicious object discovered at an area business. Continue reading →