In 2014, I reported for two newspapers: the weekly Rocky View Weekly, and the daily Metro Calgary.

Rocky View Weekly 2014

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with authentic Celtic music, 03-11-2014 |PDF

Beiseker council gives funding for playground 03-18-2014 |PDF
(PHOTO) Bearspaw Christian School’s musical The Last Gladiator
Community Links volunteers offer free income tax help for residents
Village of Beiseker council updates emergency plan
Birthday presents for food bank
Sewing quilts for charity, one patch at a time
(PHOTO) Quilting for charity
(PHOTO) Learning the ropes – Canadian Cowboy Challenge event
Securities Commission warns residents of investment fraud

Town hall phone-in proves education is a hot topic, 03-25-2014 | PDF
Councillor seeks to establish community safety committee
Irricana Town council discusses emergency route parking ban
Irricana increases water rates by 4.8 per cent
Earth Hour events will be held across Rocky View
Chestermere high school parent council hoses a Night Out gala fundraiser
(PHOTO) Winterfest fun (PHOTO) Rise and shine

New rail legislation a boost for Rocky View farmers, 04-01-2014 | PDF
Beiseker asks County to discuss improved emergency services
Village of Beiseker saves thousands of dollars by fixing water leak
Chicken Soup author speaks at Beiseker library
Farmers uncertain about spring planting after March melt, snow

Residents frustrated with flooding in Beiseker, 04-02-2014 | PDF

Motorsports open house gets mixed reaction from crowd, 04-08-2014 |PDF
Balzac businesses want Highway 566 interchange upgrade
Construction begins on multi-million dollar racetrack in Balzac
Rocky View Publishing reporter waiting for spring and yearning for fall
New centre in county to offer hope for recovery
UFA’s new Airdrie location to benefit local farmers
Road bans eased for grain farmers
Rocky View County spring weight restrictions in effect for large trucks
Rocky View County to announce Conrich survey results later in April
Edible landscaping workshop in Airdrie

Handibus to begin service in Irricana, Beiseker, 04-15-2014 |PDF
Booth alley a concern for Irricana residents

Beiseker Railway museum remains stalled, 04-15-2014b |PDF
New phone app brings ag radio to producers, 04-15-2014c | PDF

Airdrie City View 2014

Securities Commission warns of investment fraud, 03-20-2014 | PDF
Crossfield resident forgoes presents to donate to food bank

City of Airdrie and local business to celebrate Earth Hour 03-27-2014 | PDF

UFA’s new Airdrie location to benefit local farmers, 04-03-2014 | PDF
Edible landscaping workshop offered
Farmers uncertain about spring planting after March melt, snow

Green Calgary launches stormwater consultations, 04-10-2014 | PDF
Motorsports open house gets mixed reaction from crowd

Construction begins on multi-million-dollar racetrack in Balzac,
04-10-2014b |PDF

Metro Calgary 2014

Man charged in $6M investment and immigration fraud schemes
Win or lose, fans love the World Cup
Two nabbed in alleged mail fraud scheme, 2014-06-13 | PDF

Wheels spinning over cycle track’s impact on motorist commute times
Justice sought in workplace death, 2014-06-16 | PDF

Bowness to reopen by end of year: parks manager
Local rocker, former NHLer join city’s fire department, 2014-06-27 | PDF

Holy month is also a time to give back for Give 30 participants
Tips to keep pets happy on Canada Day, 2014-06-30 | PDF

Art! Art! Get your art at weekend estate sale, 2014-07-04 | PDF

Tens of thousands expected to attend Folk Music Festival
Body pulled from northeast pond, 2014-07-25 | PDF

Bow Valley rallies for Crazy Larry, 2014-07-28 | PDF

‘I’m overwhelmed by the … giving and warmth’
Teen charged with murder, 2014-07-29 | PDF

Fire destroys home, damages two others
Couple who met on C-Train return to the tracks for maternity shoot, 2014-07-30 | PDF

Physiotherapy can speed concussion recovery: U of C research, 2014-07-31 | PDF

Show asks Calgarians to prove they’re the wheel deal
Stampede Showband extends streak, 2014-08-05 | PDF

Something Wicked this way comes, 2014-08-06 | PDF

$31M for watershed health, flood protection, 2014-08-07 | PDF

Rodeo raises funds for missing children society
Students to study rap lyrics at U of C, 2014-08-08 | PDF

‘Urban nomad’ lives the lot life to pay down debt (this piece was also published in Metro Toronto and Metro Winnipeg)
A ‘wonderful’ way to get downtown
City seeks artist to capture people’s relationship to Bow River
10 treated for overdoses at music festival, 2014-08-11 | PDF

Rescuers search for man missing on Sikome Lake
Will historic house find a new home?, 2014-08-12 | PDF

Diner en Blanc on the menu once again
Looking to do the unexpected, Pop-up picnics great for lunch, 2014-08-13 | PDF

SAIT trains autistic students for culinary careers
Baby skunk saved from deadly litter, 2014-08-14 | PDF