Colleen Flanagan is a finalist for this photo she took of Paul and Matthew Laity.

Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows News up for three BCYCNA awards

Two in photography and another for advertising.

The Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows News is a finalist in three categories of the 2017 B.C. and Yukon Community Newspaper Association Ma Murray awards.

Lisa Prophet, Cheryl Ariken and Maryn Goms of The News are finalists in the collaborative ad campaign award for Dinakis Mediterranean Grill.

Michael Hall is one of three finalists in the in the black and white feature photo category for an image he took to go with a special feature called “No Replacing Experience.”

Colleen Flanagan is a finalist in portrait or personality photo award for an image she took along with a story written by Phil Melnychuk, called “A divide over farmland.”

The winners will be selected April 29 at the River Rock Casino Resort in Richmond.