Not surprisingly, our most popular story of 2013 concerned the flooding in June.

Our “What you need to know” story – full of essential information during the emergency – received nearly a million hits.

What else happened in Calgary this year? Alberta said goodbye to “King Ralph” and Calgary re-elected Mayor Naheed Nenshi.

A hockey star sold his mansion, while a Freeman claimed someone else’s half-duplex as his own.

December isn’t over yet, but the most-read story so far is about a Calgary man giving his $40-million lotto win to charity, wrapping up 2013 on a generous note.

Below are the most-read stories by month. Which Calgary story would you add to this list? Leave your suggestions in the comments section below.


Calgary gas station diesel mixup leaves 500 needing repairs

A big fuel mixup has left roughly 500 Calgary drivers having to get their vehicles fixed.

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Your crotch can kill, claim Alberta ads

Distracted driving ads focus on unlikely target — your crotch

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Alberta's 'King Ralph' remembered

Public memorial will be held Friday in Calgary for the 'people's premier' and former Calgary mayor

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Jarome Iginla's Calgary house up for sale

Former Flame now playing in Pittsburgh

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Calgary officer shoots man after elderly couple hit by vehicle

Incident happened outside Bank of Montreal

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Calgary floods: What you need to know now

Disaster financial assistance staff will be in Calgary from July 2 until July 7 to help residents access recovery money

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Calgary hit with flash floods from heavy rain

'We expect this will drain quickly when rain stops,' Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi says

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Teen's ashes dumped on street by car thieves

Mother tried to recover daughter's scattered ashes from rain-soaked road

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Calgary home declared 'embassy' by Freeman

Property located in Calgary's upscale Parkdale neighbourhood

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Naheed Nenshi re-elected as Calgary mayor

Voter turnout was 39.43% of eligible voters

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GM owners pay 50 per cent more for gas than expected

Ottawa set to announce more accurate fuel consumption tests

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Calgary lotto winner Tom Crist to give $40M prize away

Retiree won the lottery in May, but kept it a secret until now

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