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Ben Sherick

Ben Sherick

A lifelong resident of Airdrie, Ben Sherick has been working as a journalist in the city and surrounding area since 2016, and began reporting for the Airdrie City View and the Rocky View Weekly in 2018. He became the Editor of both papers in 2020.

Phone
587-326-4153
Email
bsherick@airdrie.greatwest.ca

Recent Work by Ben

Column: Tribute to an icon

Column: Tribute to an icon

Here's a secret about being a journalist: Sometimes the stories we cover don't excite us.
Airdrie Food Bank holds Thanksgiving food drive

Airdrie Food Bank holds Thanksgiving food drive

As part of its modified Empty Bowls Festival, the Airdrie Food Bank (AFB) has partnered with local grocery stores in an effort to collect donations for Thanksgiving and the rest of the year. On Sept.
Three cases of COVID-19 identified in RVS

Three cases of COVID-19 identified in RVS

Three schools in Rocky View School (RVS) school division have reported cases of COVID-19 since classes began at the beginning of September. According to RVS, W.H.
Local artist creates Gord Downie portrait out of pennies

Local artist creates Gord Downie portrait out of pennies

An Airdrie artist’s portrait of Canadian singer Gord Downie started out as a labour of fandom but has drawn attention from across the country and around the world.
Local artist creates Gord Downie portrait out of pennies

Local artist creates Gord Downie portrait out of pennies

An Airdrie artist’s portrait of Canadian singer Gord Downie started out as a labour of fandom but has drawn attention from across the country and around the world.
Rail Safety Week emphasizes caution around tracks

Rail Safety Week emphasizes caution around tracks

With four major roadways intersecting the railway, residents are reminded to stay safe when crossing the tracks. Sept.
Rail Safety Week emphasizes caution around tracks

Rail Safety Week emphasizes caution around tracks

With four major roadways intersecting the railway, residents are reminded to stay safe when crossing the tracks. Sept.
Contest winners' poems displayed on local transit

Contest winners' poems displayed on local transit

Throughout September, Airdrie Transit users will be treated to the writing of local poets during their rides.
Volunteer Airdrie set to clean highway

Volunteer Airdrie set to clean highway

Despite occurring later than usual, Airdrie volunteers will continue to do their part to keep Alberta’s highways clean this fall.
Beiseker mural commemorates auto shop anniversary

Beiseker mural commemorates auto shop anniversary

A large mural adorning the façade of an auto restoration shop will be Beiseker’s newest piece of public art.