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Chris Campbell

Chris Campbell

Chris Campbell is the Editor of the Burnaby Now, the New Westminster Record and the Tri-City News. Born and raised in Burnaby, Chris is a Langara journalism school grad who has more than 25 years of experience in journalism at both community and daily newspapers. Chris got into journalism as a way to meet new people and understand more about how the world works. This father of an adult daughter is also an award-winning columnist, reporter and editor who is an active member of the Burnaby, New West and Tri-Cities communities. When he's not writing, he's cheering for the Boston Red Sox and Celtics. If you see him at one of our local community events, come over and say hello.

Recent Work by Chris

Residents urged to sign petition to prevent animal 'trauma' from fireworks

Residents urged to sign petition to prevent animal 'trauma' from fireworks

BC SPCA also offers tips for Halloween.
Winning Lotto Max ticket worth $70M bought in Burnaby — biggest in B.C. history

Winning Lotto Max ticket worth $70M bought in Burnaby — biggest in B.C. history

Was it you?
RCMP tactical team moves in to remove Trans Mountain protesters from Burnaby trees

RCMP tactical team moves in to remove Trans Mountain protesters from Burnaby trees

Trees have been occupied for more than a year
Opinion: Dr. Henry gets (rightfully) roasted for no-mask selfies at BC Lions game

Opinion: Dr. Henry gets (rightfully) roasted for no-mask selfies at BC Lions game

Dr. Bonnie Henry seen without a mask posing in close proximity with other unmasked people sends the wrong message
'Phony deals': Here's how to not get scammed with back-to-school shopping

'Phony deals': Here's how to not get scammed with back-to-school shopping

BBB offers a few valuable tips
Poorly installed propane in vacation homes poses carbon monoxide danger: group

Poorly installed propane in vacation homes poses carbon monoxide danger: group

Technical Safety BC is warning British Columbians to familiarize themselves with the signs, symptoms and potential sources of carbon monoxide exposure when out on their vacations.
(Video) Runner in Burnaby stopped by bear on a leisurely stroll

(Video) Runner in Burnaby stopped by bear on a leisurely stroll

A person out for a run in Burnaby came face to face with a black bear on Tuesday. The Twitter account @kmwhitter posted a short video of the bear taking a stroll along a boardwalk at Burnaby Lake.
BC Hydro sets 'peak' demand record as temperatures soar

BC Hydro sets 'peak' demand record as temperatures soar

New record expected to be hit on Monday as temperatures go up even more
B.C. 6/49 lottery winner will have to share $6-million jackpot

B.C. 6/49 lottery winner will have to share $6-million jackpot

The six winning numbers were 13, 15, 17, 25, 34 and 45.
B.C. spending $1 million to fix up Coquihalla highway bathrooms

B.C. spending $1 million to fix up Coquihalla highway bathrooms