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Mike McKibbin

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Lakewood, CO
Freelance Writer and Editor — Freelance

Freelance content writer & editor. Award-winning, deadline-driven, detail-oriented. To hire, DM me or email mikemckibbin@outlook.com. Retweets ≠ endorsement.

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Biography

I am a former award-winning journalist, now a freelance writer and editor. I help companies, organizations and individuals tell their stories.

I'll help you flesh out your content into a workable version that fits your budget and timeline. Then I'll polish and edit your content to be effective a...

Mike McKibbin Resume

Mike McKibbin Resume

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Law enforcement officer training academy director retires

Law enforcement officer training academy director retires

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Volunteers make Meals on Wheels go round, but funding at risk

Volunteers make Meals on Wheels go round, but funding at risk

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Jacob LaBrue wins Lakewood City Council Ward 2 seat

Jacob LaBrue wins Lakewood City Council Ward 2 seat

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School board wins & losses: what it means

School board wins & losses: what it means

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Smoke clears on crowded Edgewater election

Smoke clears on crowded Edgewater election

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Radio news director.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

And risk dating myself???

How is social media changing news?

Immediacy, but often at the expense of accuracy. People get the news faster, but care needs to be taken to ensure the information is correct.

Associated Press

2004 - Environmental Story
Detailing the Roan Plateau Bureau of Land Management plan for natural gas development near Rifle, Colorado.

Colorado Press Association

2013 - Business News Story, Education Story, Series, Environmental Story, Serious Column Writing
Business News Story, “Pot store owners;” Education Story, “Superintendent Earns Degree;” Series, “Events Center;” Environmental Story, “Fire;” Serious Column Writing, “Boycott”