New reporter arrives

Free Press welcomes Gaven Crites as new reporter/photographer

Gaven Crites is the new reporter/photographer with the 100 Mile House Free Press.

After earning his journalism degree from Wilfrid Laurier University in Brantford, Ont., Crites travelled west and has worked for community newspapers in Saskatchewan and British Columbia.

Having begun his journalism career writing about sports as a freelance reporter in Brantford, Ont., Crites says he’s happy to find himself covering the sports, entertainment and community scenes in the 100 Mile House area.

If you have any story ideas or comments, please don’t hesitate to contact him at 250-395-2219 ext. 206 or via e-mail at