InsightsPOSTED June 1, 2015

Get to know Edmonton

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Leading up to Canada Day, the APEX team is having a great Canadian scavenger hunt, exploring media markets across the country.

We begin out west where Wayne Gretzky called home, Marshall McLuhan was born and the Northern Lights are pretty regular visitors.

Edmonton, Edmonton.ca, @CityofEdmonton (95,000 followers)

1. Population

2. Mayor

3. 3 interesting facts

4. Rivalries

5. Known for

6. 5 local bloggers

Also check out the #Yeggies Awards for the best in local social media.

7. 5 local hashtags

8. 3 upcoming events

9. Go-to source for anything local

10. 3 magazines

11. 3 media personalities 

12. Dailies

13. Local TV

14 Up to 10 radio stations

Diane Bégin is an account director at APEX. A former Albertan, she still considers Edmonton like home. See where else we go in our great Canadian scavenger hunt