Mourners pour out of the Prince George Civic Centre Saturday afternoon following the celebration of life for media icon Ben Meisner, who died April 2, 2015. The service featured eulogies from Justice Glen Parrett, Gord Leighton, and Peter Ewart along with songs by Wil Fundal and Andy Beesley. Bill PHILLIPS/Free Press
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Bill Phillips is the editor of the Prince George Free Press. He was the winner of the 2007 Best Columnist award at the British Columbia/Yukon Community Newspaper Association?s Ma Murray awards. In 2004, he placed third in the Canadian Community Newspaper best columnist awards and, in 2003, placed second.