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Kirsten Clarke

Kirsten Clarke

Kirsten Clarke is a digital reporter covering general news for the Richmond News.

Recent Work by Kirsten

New Richmond facility will recycle plastics removed from B.C.’s beaches

New Richmond facility will recycle plastics removed from B.C.’s beaches

Ocean Legacy Foundation received funding through B.C.’s coastal cleanup program
Residents asked to help reduce fire risk in Richmond

Residents asked to help reduce fire risk in Richmond

Some of Richmond's trails have been closed due to the hot and dry weather
8 tickets issued during Cone Zone enforcement blitz in Richmond

8 tickets issued during Cone Zone enforcement blitz in Richmond

In the last 10 years, 12 roadside workers were killed and 207 injured
Special weather statement in effect for Richmond, Metro Vancouver with temperatures expected to rise

Special weather statement in effect for Richmond, Metro Vancouver with temperatures expected to rise

People are advised to watch for the effects of heat illness
Richmond councillors ask for review of city's water safety signage

Richmond councillors ask for review of city's water safety signage

A Richmond teacher is calling for more water safety signage around the city's shores
Richmond Night Market draws large crowd on opening night

Richmond Night Market draws large crowd on opening night

Night market will limit sales of passes to help manage crowd size
Speeding bikes along waterfront boardwalk in Steveston alarm residents

Speeding bikes along waterfront boardwalk in Steveston alarm residents

The City of Richmond has received "a few complaints" about conflicts between pedestrians and cyclists in this area
YVR could see 125,000 passengers per week this summer

YVR could see 125,000 passengers per week this summer

The federal government announced U.S. travellers will be able to come to Canada as of Aug. 9
Funding for skills program to benefit at-risk Richmond youth

Funding for skills program to benefit at-risk Richmond youth

The program provides training and certification for a variety of industry-specific skills
B.C. gives out $36.5M in grants to help 83 major tourist attractions

B.C. gives out $36.5M in grants to help 83 major tourist attractions

The Richmond Night Market is one of the attractions to receive a funding boost