Media in Edmonton
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Many of these outlets – in particular the daily newspapers and the radio and TV broadcasters – also serve the numerous cities and communities in close proximity to Edmonton, including St. Albert, Sherwood Park, Fort Saskatchewan, Leduc, and Spruce Grove.
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The cable television provider in Edmonton is Shaw Cable. Network programming from the United States is received on cable via affiliates from Spokane, Washington, which is in the Pacific Time Zone despite the fact that Edmonton is in the Mountain Time Zone. Edmonton has more than twice the population of the Spokane stations' American coverage area. See also Shaw TV Edmonton.
Edmonton has two large-circulation daily newspapers:
Edmonton also has one free weekly paper focusing on the city's independent arts and entertainment, Vue Weekly.
The free daily newspaper Metro is published in the city from Monday to Friday.
The weekly Edmonton Examiner is also delivered free to households in Edmonton. The Edmonton Senior is a monthly newspaper aimed at seniors.
The University of Alberta has two regular publications: official student newspaper The Gateway, and alumni magazine New Trail. Grant MacEwan University's is student newspaper The Griff, but was known as Intercamp until 2011. NAIT's student paper is The Nugget.