Manitoba Maple Syrup

Local arborist Ken Fosty makes syrup out of Manitoba Maple trees and teaches people about forest conservation. He showed me how to taps trees even though the weather wasn’t ideal for flowing sap.

This story was broadcast on RRC TV’s Live at Five show on April 2, 2015.



Growing a donation

When Darcy Miller was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2014 he didn’t know if he would be able to work on his farm in rural Manitoba again. He is now cancer-free and wants to donate a portion of his crops to Cancer Care Manitoba.

I filmed this story on an ENG camera, edited it in Adobe Premiere and voiced it using ProTools. It was broadcast on RRC TV’s Live at Five  show on April 9, 2015.

Whiskey Montage

This montage shows you how to make three different Whiskey-based drinks. Starting with a simple shot made with two ingredients, to a classic martini to a slightly more complicated (and more delicious) cocktail.

I filmed this with my Nikon D5300 and edited it in Adobe Premiere.

Lunch Bell Bistro

Lunch Bell Bistro is a one-of-a-kind restaurant in Winnipeg. Staff here train adults with intellectual disabilities the ins and outs of the food service industry. The 20 week program teaches everything from food safety to table service and equips its students with valuable life skills.

Feeding Feral Cats

Winnipeg Animal Control told Carrie Muth she had to stop feeding feral cats living in a shed on her neighbours property. I talked with Muth as well as the manager of Craig Street Cats about the issues feral cats face in the winter. This story appeared on RRC TV’s Live at Five program on January 15, 2015.

Midwifery in Manitoba

Pregnant women in Manitoba often can’t access midwife services because the field is so understaffed. I talked to a mother who was denied midwife care and to a midwife about the issue. This story aired on RRC TV’s Live at Five program on January 29, 2015.