Bartel joins Tri-City News

Mario Bartel, an award-winning writer and photographer who previously worked at the Burnaby and New West (B.C.) NewsLeader newspapers until their closure in 2015, has joined The Tri-City News, a Glacier Media paper, as a reporter/photographer.

Bartel, an Ontario native, started his B.C. newspaper career at The Tri-City News 25 years ago.