Ryan Flanagan joined the CTVNews.ca team in 2018 after five-plus years as a web journalist with CTV Kitchener.
While in his hometown of Kitchener, Ryan covered high-profile local stories including the emergence of the opioid crisis as a local issue, the 2018 Grand River flood and the murder of Tim Bosma. He also led CTV Kitchener’s digital coverage of municipal, provincial and federal elections.
Ryan has a degree in journalism and contemporary studies from Wilfrid Laurier University. Prior to joining CTV, he was a reporter and photographer for newspapers in Ontario and Manitoba.