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Karl Yu

Karl Yu

After interning at Vancouver Metro free daily newspaper, I joined Black Press in 2010, working in the southern interior of B.C. and transferring to Vancouver Island in 2013. Court, education, and regional district government are among my news beats. I am a Ma Murray and Canadian Community Newspaper award winner.
karl.yu@nanaimobulletin.com

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250-734-4628
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karl.yu@nanaimobulletin.com

Recent Work by Karl

Habitat for Humanity’s biggest project on Island being built in Nanaimo

Habitat for Humanity’s biggest project on Island being built in Nanaimo

Four-building, 25-unit project planned for Metral Drive
Accused found not criminally responsible for Nanaimo coffee house killing

Accused found not criminally responsible for Nanaimo coffee house killing

James Turok faced second-degree murder charge related to fatal 2022 stabbing at Buzz Coffee House
Nanaimo non-profit working on recycling books into fire logs

Nanaimo non-profit working on recycling books into fire logs

Habitat for Humanity Mid-Vancouver Island tasked with keeping 25,000 books out of the landfill
Vancouver Island University may cut the music due to budget troubles

Vancouver Island University may cut the music due to budget troubles

Jazz diploma program, scheduled to start in fall, at risk due to deficit
Cop credits running for mental health during Wounded Warriors Nanaimo stop

Cop credits running for mental health during Wounded Warriors Nanaimo stop

2024 Wounded Warrior Run B.C.’s Daryl Baswick talks about healing effect of running
Jewelry store, north of Nanaimo, smashed up in overnight theft

Jewelry store, north of Nanaimo, smashed up in overnight theft

Nanaimo RCMP were called to Kellers Jewellers on Feb. 21
Broombusters asks officials for vigilance around Scotch broom and its fire risk

Broombusters asks officials for vigilance around Scotch broom and its fire risk

Season has been dry and invasive Scotch broom could be fire fuel around Vancouver Island
Murder trial of Nanaimo woman adjourned as police interview new witness

Murder trial of Nanaimo woman adjourned as police interview new witness

Paris Jayanne Laroche, 28, on trial in B.C. Supreme Court in Vancouver for murder of Sidney Mantee
Nanaimo-Vancouver fast ferry love boat has a place in modern matchmaking

Nanaimo-Vancouver fast ferry love boat has a place in modern matchmaking

Hullo ferry offered speed dating event this month in time for Valentine’s Day
RDN suggests federal health transfers should factor in B.C.’s aging population

RDN suggests federal health transfers should factor in B.C.’s aging population

Regional District of Nanaimo board approves resolution to Federation of Canadian Municipalities
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