Taylor Lambert

former freelance journalist,

now investigative/enterprise producer
for cbc edmonton

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recent work

Edmonton has 2nd-most police-involved deaths among
municipal forces in Canada, database shows

      CBC Edmonton, 2 May 2023

Despite soaring death rate from opioids, Alberta
steers away from harm-reduction approach

      CBC Edmonton, 18 Feb 2023

Frostbite amputations hit 10-year high in
Edmonton last winter, new data show

      CBC Edmonton, 11 Jan 2023

Connect Care was supposed to revolutionize
Alberta Health Services. Then came the pandemic.

      CBC Edmonton, 30 Oct 2022

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awards + nominations

2020 National Magazine Awards

nominated, Long-Form Feature - The Young Zealot (The Sprawl)

2020 Alberta Magazine Publishers Assoc. Awards

silver, Best Alberta Story - Looking Toward The Future Of Stampede (Avenue Calgary)

2018 City of Calgary W.O. Mitchell Book Prize

winner - Darwin’s Moving (NeWest, 2017)

2018 Alberta Book Publishing Awards

runner-up, Non-fiction - Darwin’s Moving (NeWest, 2017)

2018 Alberta Magazine Publishers Assoc. Awards

nominated, Best Short Feature - Trade and Turmoil in the Age of Trump (UAlberta Business Magazine)

2017 Alberta Magazine Publishers Assoc. Awards

 silver, Best Alberta Feature - Coming Through Slaughter (Swerve)

nominated, Best Long Feature - The Demise of Seventeenth Avenue (Swerve)

werds in

Hazlitt, The Narwhal, The Tyee, The Sprawl, Maisonneuve, Canadaland, Alberta Views, The Walrus, Vice News, National Post, Globe and Mail, CBC Calgary, Calgary Herald, Swerve, Avenue Calgary, Avenue Edmonton, UAlberta Business, Alberta Oil, Azure...