Let’s Find Out is a monthly podcast about Edmonton, Alberta – aka Amiskwaciwâskahikan – on Treaty Six territory. Each episode, we take questions from curious Edmontonians about local history. And then we find out the answers together.


Chris Chang-Yen Phillips is a storyteller and people weaver. He currently serves as Edmonton’s Historian Laureate and the News Coordinator at CJSR 88.5 FM. Chris studied International Development Studies & Environment and Resource Studies at Trent University. He loves learning about science, nature, and history. And his favourite Star Trek series is Deep Space Nine.

Assistant Producer

Samantha Power is an Edmonton-based freelance journalist who has worked as a reporter/producer at the current affairs show Alberta Primetime, and has previously loved both her jobs as the News Director at CJSR and the News Editor at Vue Weekly. She has a masters degree in journalism from Carleton and her writing appears in various publications including Vice, The Tyee and The Yards. Find her on Twitter @samantha_power.

This podcast is supported by the Edmonton Historical Board and the Edmonton Heritage Council.

Original music for Let’s Find Out composed by Doug Hoyer.

Charming logo design by Andrea Hirji at Mount Pioneer Design Works.