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June 24, 2022

Joshua Boden will spend at least 14 years in prison for murdering Kimberly Hallgarth

The former BC Lions player was convicted last year of killing his ex-girlfriend in 2009.

June 24, 2022

Burnaby’s heat response plan is a start, but health and climate experts want more

Experts appreciate changes the city has made since last summer, but call for greater communication and more tangible support for the city's most vulnerable citizens.

June 24, 2022

What’s going on in Burnaby: June 27–July 3

Need something to get up to this week?

June 23, 2022

Fire on 57th floor of Lougheed development quickly doused

Construction workers had already doused the flames by the time fire crews arrived on scene, and firefighters confirmed the fire was out.

June 23, 2022

Sacred skin: Exhibition showcases stories and significance behind Indigenous tattooing

SFU and Full Circle are hosting the sacred skin exhibition, a showcase that highlights the work of seven Indigenous tattoo artists from across the continent.

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Curtis Seufert
Editorial Intern

Simran Singh
Managing Editor

Simran is a Punjabi-Canadian journalist with five years of experience reporting in Metro Vancouver. She graduated with a Master of Journalism degree from the UBC School of Journalism. She previously worked as the city editor at Daily Hive Vancouver. She is the recipient of the 2019 Jack Webster Foundation Professional Development Fellowship, which allowed her to travel to the Poynter Institute for Media Studies in St. Petersburg, Florida, to take part in the Reporting Workshop for Rising Stars. Simran is passionate about telling stories that platform diverse voices and communities.


Srushti is a graduate of BCIT’s Broadcast and Online Journalism program, and also holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of British Columbia. She began her career at CKNW and Global BC, where she was part of a team that won several awards for breaking news coverage from the Jack Webster Foundation and the RTDNAs. She was also a recipient of the Jack Webster Student Journalism Award in 2018. While she has lived all over the world, Burnaby has been her home for the past eight years.


Dustin is a journalist with five years of experience at community publications, including the Burnaby Now, the New Westminster Record, Abbotsford News, Penticton Western News and Castanet Penticton. He won the Canadian Community Newspaper Award for outstanding reporter initiative for an investigative series on the Okanagan Correctional Centre and the Jack Webster Award for community reporting for a series on the homeless community in Abbotsford. He has the best cat.

Marco Ovies
Lifestyle Content Creator

Marco will be keeping up to date on all the fun things to do, see, and eat in Burnaby as Lifestyle Content Creator. He is currently in the process of finishing his English Major at SFU, and has a background working as an Editor in Chief at The Peak and Attuned Media, and has freelanced for other publications like This Magazine, Macleans, and EARMILK.

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