Doug Johnson

Doug Johnson is an Edmonton-based writer, editor and journalist. The MacEwan University graduate has a passion for food, features and the future.

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More Than Memes: Vape Shops and Local Economies in Alberta More Than Memes: Vape Shops and Local Economies in Alberta More Than Memes: Vape Shops and Local Economies in Alberta More Than Memes: Vape Shops and Local Economies in Alberta


Between creating jobs and easing the burden of smoking on the healthcare system, vape shops can help out the province's economy

More Than Parks and Bake Sales: How Community Leagues Help Foster Business More Than Parks and Bake Sales: How Community Leagues Help Foster Business More Than Parks and Bake Sales: How Community Leagues Help Foster Business More Than Parks and Bake Sales: How Community Leagues Help Foster Business


By understanding and supporting the needs of their respective neighbourhoods,Community Leagues help foster appropriate business development...

Edmonton City Hall and Downtown Edmonton City Hall and Downtown Edmonton City Hall and Downtown Edmonton City Hall and Downtown


Can Edmonton become a beacon of healthcare tech? What is being done, and what is missing?

Innovation and Tech Appear to Take Back Seat During the Provincial Election Innovation and Tech Appear to Take Back Seat During the Provincial Election Innovation and Tech Appear to Take Back Seat During the Provincial Election Innovation and Tech Appear to Take Back Seat During the Provincial Election


Alberta's political parties are still largely focused on the oil field, a decision some see as short-sighted.

Jenna Butler and Her Fight to Farm Jenna Butler and Her Fight to Farm Jenna Butler and Her Fight to Farm Jenna Butler and Her Fight to Farm


Butler's permaculture farm shows one of the ways small farms are fighting to stay afloat.

Two Alberta Companies That Are Rethinking the Sobriety Test After Cannabis Legalization Two Alberta Companies That Are Rethinking the Sobriety Test After Cannabis Legalization Two Alberta Companies That Are Rethinking the Sobriety Test After Cannabis Legalization Two Alberta Companies That Are Rethinking the Sobriety Test After Cannabis Legalization


As public concerns around impaired driving rise, companies offer new and innovative ways to test impairment.

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