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Keili Bartlett

Keili Bartlett

Keili Bartlett reports for Coast Reporter on everything from the Sunshine Coast Regional District and school board to community news as it happens.

Keili has been reporting in B.C. since 2017, when she moved to Prince Rupert before heading south to Victoria, Squamish, Nelson, and now Sechelt. Originally, Keili is a bluenoser from Nova Scotia, where she learned the trade at the University of King's College in Halifax.

When not at her desk, Keili can be found hiking, paddleboarding and enjoying the outdoors with a camera or coffee in her hand.

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kbartlett@coastreporter.net

Recent Work by Keili

Investigation under way after gas leak at Howe Sound Pulp and Paper Mill

Investigation under way after gas leak at Howe Sound Pulp and Paper Mill

Unifor Local 1119’s president Don Rheaume says he was 'impressed' by how well procedure was followed during the May 12 incident that sent several people to the hospital as a precaution.
'The future is here': B.C. woman honoured for exoskeleton advocacy

'The future is here': B.C. woman honoured for exoskeleton advocacy

After a spinal cord injury changed Chloë Angus’s life, she became an advocate for developing better exoskeleton technology. 
Pet emu Big Bird dies after 'brutal' dog attack in Halfmoon Bay

Pet emu Big Bird dies after 'brutal' dog attack in Halfmoon Bay

After losing their beloved family pet, the Dickesons want the owners of the two huskies to take responsibility as bylaw investigates.
Rhody Lake's family still seeks answers about B.C. mother's 2005 disappearance

Rhody Lake's family still seeks answers about B.C. mother's 2005 disappearance

Jennifer Lake Tipper met with the Sunshine Coast SAR manager who helped lead the extensive search for her mother in 2005. No trace has ever been found after the 80-year-old's late November disappearance from the Sandy Hook neighbourhood of Sechelt.
Grey whale spotted feeding off the Sunshine Coast

Grey whale spotted feeding off the Sunshine Coast

The large marine mammals are making their annual migration to northern waters, some sticking around the B.C. coastline and most travelling to the Arctic
Man rescued from cliff after taking own boat to avoid BC Ferries travel

Man rescued from cliff after taking own boat to avoid BC Ferries travel

A Squamish resident's boat sank while he tried to avoid travelling aboard BC Ferries.
Volunteers and a helicopter rescue camper from Gambier Island

Volunteers and a helicopter rescue camper from Gambier Island

Sunshine Coast SAR and North Shore Rescue were called to attend a camper with a possibly broken ankle at Gambier Lake.
Fundraising mom and son complete 100 hours in a scissor lift

Fundraising mom and son complete 100 hours in a scissor lift

Cody and Megan Kelso spent Easter long weekend raising cash for B.C. causes
Senior sisters face second eviction in five years amid B.C. housing crunch

Senior sisters face second eviction in five years amid B.C. housing crunch

Sunshine Coast sisters Louise and Linda Nason have lived together all their life. For the second time in five years, they were served an eviction notice last fall. Now, with no affordable rentals that meet their needs to be found, they're facing an uncertain future.
Does this tick carry Lyme disease? There’s an app for that

Does this tick carry Lyme disease? There’s an app for that

BC CDC partners with eTick to help identify western blacklegged ticks