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Erika Engel

Erika Engel

Erika Engel graduated top of her class in print journalism at Sheridan College. She worked as an intern at The Hamilton Spectator, and Hamilton News. She was hired as a reporter for the local Metroland group and wrote mostly for the Meaford Express and Thornbury Courier-Herald. Later she became the editor of the Collingwood Connection and the Wasaga/Stayner Sun. She took a year off from newspapers and is excited to be back in journalism doing what she loves — telling people’s stories.

Recent Work by Erika

March forward in the fight to Defeat Depression this Saturday

March forward in the fight to Defeat Depression this Saturday

Simcoe Peer Support for Mental Health and Addictions has more than 1,000 members using their services for free and without a referral.
Catch your breath at this all you can eat buffet

Catch your breath at this all you can eat buffet

Proceeds from this charity dinner hosted by the Kinette Club of Collingwood will go to Cystic Fibrosis Canada
Collingwood's outdoor farmers' market is back

Collingwood's outdoor farmers' market is back

Enjoy these photos from today's Collingwood Farmers' Market
Collingwood Blackhawks changing logo in 2020

Collingwood Blackhawks changing logo in 2020

Experiencing the same backlash as the Thorold Jr. Bs, Collingwood set to scrap Blackhawk logo
Hockey mom warns of danger of internal injuries following son's emergency surgery

Hockey mom warns of danger of internal injuries following son's emergency surgery

Following a collision on ice at a Collingwood Colts tryout that ruptured his spleen, a Vaughan hockey player is fortunate a coach quickly identified the need for medical care
Sale/partnership decisions were council's responsibility, testifies former Collus board member

Sale/partnership decisions were council's responsibility, testifies former Collus board member

A former Collus board director and member of the strategic partnership task team testified he assumed decisions were coming from council, as the shareholder of utility company
Skater ends up in surgery after collision at Collingwood Colts tryout

Skater ends up in surgery after collision at Collingwood Colts tryout

Skater's family grateful to both the Colts coaching staff and Collingwood's hospital team for quick and professional medical attention
Skater requires emergency surgery after collision at tryout

Skater requires emergency surgery after collision at tryout

Former Schomberg Cougar grateful to the Colts' coaching staff and Collingwood's hospital for quick and professional medical attention
Skater ends up in emergency surgery after collision at Collingwood Colts tryout

Skater ends up in emergency surgery after collision at Collingwood Colts tryout

Skater's family grateful to both the Colts coaching staff and Collingwood's hospital team for quick and professional medical attention
Jam-making sisters take theatre audiences on life's journey

Jam-making sisters take theatre audiences on life's journey

Theatre Collingwood and Theatre Orangeville bring the world premiere of Where You Are to the Collingwood stage May 21 to 25.