Mychaylo Prystupa

Mychaylo Prystupa is a long-time news journalist and video producer specializing in energy and the environment. He is also an experienced news photographer.  In his past as a CBC News reporter, he filed more than 1,000 TV and radio stories across Canada, as well as an award-winning violinist documentary for The National in Shanghai, China.  You can follow him on Twitter at: @mychaylo.  Personal website.

Kinder Morgan TV ad

Elections BC rules Kinder Morgan’s ads meet rules

Kinder Morgan’s promotional oil pipeline TV ads once panned by Burnaby politicians as an attempt to influence B.C. municipal elections, has been ruled as not breaching any rules, Elections BC said...
Kinder Morgan Burnaby Westridge Terminal - Mychaylo Prystupa

Burnaby loses its legal fight against Kinder Morgan for now

NEB orders City of Burnaby to no longer impede Kinder Morgan's pipeline test drilling; Mayor of Burnaby vows to take this battle to federal court.
Masjid Al Salaam Education Centre John Bathurst Michael Zehaf Bibeau

Ottawa shooter urged by Burnaby man to do no evil, six weeks ago

"David said to him,’you better not be going there to do the Devil’s work,'" explains the Burnaby father of David Bathurst, who had loose contact with the Ottawa shooter
Deborah Parker councilwoman Tulalip tribe Washington state - Chilliwack BC

American tribes oppose Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion in B.C.

“This is heaven! Right here. This is heaven. And if we take care of that heaven. Then she will take care of us.”
Tsawout First Nation - Seafood Festival 2014 - TrailMark Systems

Kinder Morgan's Qs on Aboriginal food provokes avalanche of fish photos

750+ fishing photos were sent in to viral social media campaign aimed at showing Kinder Morgan that its pipeline could threaten indigenous fishing areas
Kwatlem First Nation at NEB Kinder Morgan Hearing Chilliwack - Mychaylo Prystupa

Kinder Morgan questions how much B.C. First Nation still eats fish

NEB hearings underway to hear Aboriginal oral evidence into Kinder Morgan's proposed oil pipeline, that would cross dozens of rivers sacred to First Nations.
Ian McAllister tidal wolf photo - Great Bear Wild - used with permission

Great Bear Rainforest photographer urges a halt on tar sands oil

Spotting a pair of hungry wolves return to the same tidal spot on B.C.'s rainforest coast he's seen them come to for years, photographer Ian McAllister whipped into action: zipping up his dry suit,...
US Air Force pararescueman scans Texas after Hurricane Ike in 2008 - USAF photo

Canada should heed Pentagon’s climate change warnings: defence expert

The Pentagon report says that climate change is a “threat multiplier” that will amplify “climate aggravated flash points” around the world.
Aerial of Syncrude oil sands facilities near Fort McMurray -  Andrew S. Wright

Energy East to ignite pan-Canadian battle over Alberta’s oil sands

Oil analysts predict a smoother approval for the Energy East versus Northern Gateway or Keystone XL, even as protests over the $12-billion project heat up in Eastern Canada
NPA mayoral candidate Kirk LaPointe - Joel Grenz

Why I want to be Vancouver Mayor: NPA's Kirk LaPointe

Former newsman wants to create the most open, accountable city government in Canada