Most memorable CBC Calgary videos of 2013

Images of the flooding in Alberta dominated CBC Calgary’s list of most-watched videos this year, with people from around the world trying to understand the scope of the devastation.

The most viewed flood-related video was posted on June 21, showing stunning images of the flooding while an emergency official warned more rain is falling and it is “not good news.”

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For more video from the 2013 June Flood, see our special website Alberta Flood

But a few other videos captured Calgarians’ attention and managed to squeeze into the most-watched list in 2013.

Here are some of our favourites in order of popularity with viewers:

#5
Ralph Klein died in 2013. Thousands watched a memorial video showing highlights from his colourful career.
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#4
An art student slaughtered a live chicken in a college cafeteria this fall, touching off a debate over what constitutes art.
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#3
Lynx are elusive animals, but Banff National Park officials caught some rare footage of a lynx and her kitten this winter.
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#2
Zola the breakdancing gorilla may be a YouTube star, but he and his brother were moved out of the Calgary Zoo this year.
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#1
A Banff motorcyclist took photos of a wolf chasing him down Highway 93, proving an otherwise unbelievable tale.
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