Phil Melnychuk

Manon Gallant (back) and Linda Richardson received layoff notices last month. (Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)

Union contests layoffs at Maple Ridge motel

Demonstration planned for today at former Quality Inn

Manon Gallant (back) and Linda Richardson received layoff notices last month. (Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)
Anette Poitras is missing in Westwood plateau area in Coquitlam. (Contributed)

UPDATE: Rescue teams scale back search for missing woman

Maple Ridge squad joined effort in Coquitlam’s Westwood plateau area.

Anette Poitras is missing in Westwood plateau area in Coquitlam. (Contributed)
Maple Ridge Mayor Nicole Read has cut back online presence. (THE NEWS/files)

Maple Ridge mayor talks ‘Nasty women’ in politics

On SFU panel discussion Wednesday in PoCo

Maple Ridge Mayor Nicole Read has cut back online presence. (THE NEWS/files)
Metis flag raised at B.C. legislature

Metis flag raised at B.C. legislature

Today has been proclaimed as Louis Riel Day in British Columbia.

Metis flag raised at B.C. legislature
Stormy Tuesday night knocks out power in Metro Vancouver

Stormy Tuesday night knocks out power in Metro Vancouver

No reported outages in Maple Ridge

Stormy Tuesday night knocks out power in Metro Vancouver
Firefighters predicted a long night battling the blaze at Mussallem Motors on Friday evening. They had hoses hitting the building from all sides. (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)

UPDATE: Night fire in downtown Maple Ridge

Blaze rips through old Mussallem Motors building that housed home renovation business.

Firefighters predicted a long night battling the blaze at Mussallem Motors on Friday evening. They had hoses hitting the building from all sides. (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)
Head-on crash along Lougheed Highway at 105th Avenue Monday afternoon in Maple Ridge. (Colleen Flanagan/THE NEWS)

VIDEO: Head-on collision in Maple Ridge’s Albion flats

Lougheed Highway has been closed temporarily

Head-on crash along Lougheed Highway at 105th Avenue Monday afternoon in Maple Ridge. (Colleen Flanagan/THE NEWS)
Metro Vancouver rapid transit gets mention at ND’s provincial get-together

Metro Vancouver rapid transit gets mention at ND’s provincial get-together

Tolls gone from Maple Ridge’s Golden Ears Bridge as of September

Metro Vancouver rapid transit gets mention at ND’s provincial get-together
Gord Weisflock grabbed a photo of a cougar on Sunday afternoon in the UBC Research Forest as it sat by trail side, watching hikers go by.                                Contributed)                                Cougar on Sunday afternoon, undetected by hikers, watches the world pass by.

Cougar checks out Sunday hikers in Maple Ridge

Sat at trail side, undetected by hikers

Gord Weisflock grabbed a photo of a cougar on Sunday afternoon in the UBC Research Forest as it sat by trail side, watching hikers go by.                                Contributed)                                Cougar on Sunday afternoon, undetected by hikers, watches the world pass by.
House prices climbing across Canada. (Contributed)                                House prices climbing across Canada. (Contributed)

Housing market having ‘Goldilocks moment’: report

Prices in Metro Vancouver jumped only 2.5 per cent, says house price survey

House prices climbing across Canada. (Contributed)                                House prices climbing across Canada. (Contributed)
McBarge was towed into Albion dock in Maple Ridge in 2015. (THE NEWS/files)

A new role found for Expo 86’s McBarge

Vessel was towed to Maple Ridge in 2015

McBarge was towed into Albion dock in Maple Ridge in 2015. (THE NEWS/files)
Jordan McIldoon and Amber Bereza had planned on getting married. (Contributed)

Maple Ridge grieves for son lost in Las Vegas shooting

Family issues statement on death of Jordan McIldoon

Jordan McIldoon and Amber Bereza had planned on getting married. (Contributed)
(Tim Fitzgerald/THE NEWS)                                Tracey Scott, one of the camp organizers, said she has been in contact with BC Housing in hopes of working out a project that homeless residents on St. Anne Avenue will support.

Maple Ridge moving to ‘decamp’ tent city

Intestinal virus sweeping through camp.

(Tim Fitzgerald/THE NEWS)                                Tracey Scott, one of the camp organizers, said she has been in contact with BC Housing in hopes of working out a project that homeless residents on St. Anne Avenue will support.
Jordan McIldoon has been reported as one of the casualties in Las Vegas mass shooting. (Contributed)

UPDATED: Maple Ridge man among victims in Las Vegas shooting

59 people dead; flags in Victoria and Maple Ridge lowered for Jordan Seymour McIldoon.

Jordan McIldoon has been reported as one of the casualties in Las Vegas mass shooting. (Contributed)
Johanna Buschau has been told she has to leave Co-op. (THE NEWS/files)

Senior told to leave co-op in Maple Ridge

General membership vote confirms eviction of 70-year-old

Johanna Buschau has been told she has to leave Co-op. (THE NEWS/files)
House prices keep climbing and demand never stops. (Contributed)

Maple Ridge least extreme in rocketing real estate: study

Pitch made at UBCM for better tax collection

House prices keep climbing and demand never stops. (Contributed)
Items suggested to survive an earthquake. (Contributed)                                PreparedBC makes it easy to make kit.

Odds of an earthquake in B.C., one in three

PreparedBC has an easy-to-follow plan if your city is rocked

Items suggested to survive an earthquake. (Contributed)                                PreparedBC makes it easy to make kit.
Former Pitt Meadows secondary student Jassi Sidhu died in India in June 2000. (Contributed)
Former Pitt Meadows secondary student Jassi Sidhu died in India in June 2000. (Contributed)
Laura Jeglum-Woycheshen, of Maple Ridge, was killed when the motorcycle she was riding was in a head-on collision on Lougheed Highway. (Contributed)

Memorial planned for mom killed on east Maple Ridge highway

Laura Jeglum-Woycheshen was on way back from dinner on a motorcycle ride with friends

Laura Jeglum-Woycheshen, of Maple Ridge, was killed when the motorcycle she was riding was in a head-on collision on Lougheed Highway. (Contributed)
Call volume has grown four times in last 25 years. (Contributed)

B.C. search and rescue stats climbing up

Ridge Meadows helped two ill-equipped hikers make it out safely

Call volume has grown four times in last 25 years. (Contributed)