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Spencer Walden with his daughter. (Contributed photo)

Family calls for change after death of B.C. man at St. Paul’s Hospital

Hospital beds for patients with both medical and mental-health issues are ‘very limited’: coroner

Spencer Walden with his daughter. (Contributed photo)
Administrators at Semiahmoo Secondary have told students and food-delivery companies that meals can’t be delivered during class time or on school property. (Tracy Holmes photo)

B.C. school cracks down on class-time orders to Uber Eats, SkipTheDishes

District says disruption an ‘ongoing, growing and more wide-spread’ issue in south-end schools

Administrators at Semiahmoo Secondary have told students and food-delivery companies that meals can’t be delivered during class time or on school property. (Tracy Holmes photo)
Hospitals using virtual reality headsets to distract kids from pain: Fraser Health

Hospitals using virtual reality headsets to distract kids from pain: Fraser Health

Dr. Amir Behboudi introduces robot named Pepper to assist with young patients

Hospitals using virtual reality headsets to distract kids from pain: Fraser Health
Mother Jackie Welch said this is the outfit worn by her daughter on the day school officials made her wear a jersey over her clothes at South Meridian Elementary. (Contributed photo)

Outfit covered up by B.C. school officials ‘purchased by grandmother’

Mother says she’d like her daughter’s South Surrey school to revisit dress-code guidelines

Mother Jackie Welch said this is the outfit worn by her daughter on the day school officials made her wear a jersey over her clothes at South Meridian Elementary. (Contributed photo)
Clothing choices were discussed this week with girls in Grade 6 and 7 at South Meridian Elementary school, triggering some upset (inset) among parents. (surreyschools.ca photo)

Two girls forced to cover up with jerseys at B.C. elementary school

Parents at the South Surrey school are questioning actions taken by staff, which included a ‘discussion’ about appropriate dress code

Clothing choices were discussed this week with girls in Grade 6 and 7 at South Meridian Elementary school, triggering some upset (inset) among parents. (surreyschools.ca photo)
‘Complex issue’ delays watchdog probe into 2016 White Rock in-custody death

‘Complex issue’ delays watchdog probe into 2016 White Rock in-custody death

Patricia Ann Wilson was found unresponsive on March 29, 2016

‘Complex issue’ delays watchdog probe into 2016 White Rock in-custody death
The second-degree murder trial of South Surrey mother Lisa Batstone – the mother of Teagan Batstone, pictured with her father Gabe Batstone – got underway in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster Tuesday, following weeks of voir-dire evidence. (File photo)

Letters shed light on state of mind of B.C. mom accused of daughter’s murder

Trial of South Surrey mother Lisa Batstone begins in BC Supreme Court

The second-degree murder trial of South Surrey mother Lisa Batstone – the mother of Teagan Batstone, pictured with her father Gabe Batstone – got underway in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster Tuesday, following weeks of voir-dire evidence. (File photo)
White Rock RCMP are investigating after an 18-year-old was shot early Sunday. (File photo)

18-year-old to hospital after shots fired in White Rock

Police investigating early-morning incident

White Rock RCMP are investigating after an 18-year-old was shot early Sunday. (File photo)
Voir dire court proceedings against Lisa Batstone – the mother of Teagan Batstone, pictured with her father Gabe Batstone – wrapped up in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster this week. (Tracy Holmes photo)

Judge OK’s evidence against Surrey mother charged with killing her daughter

Lisa Batstone’s second-degree murder trial to get underway Nov. 13

Voir dire court proceedings against Lisa Batstone – the mother of Teagan Batstone, pictured with her father Gabe Batstone – wrapped up in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster this week. (Tracy Holmes photo)
A new appeal for information has been issued by police investigating the August 2017 homicide of Bhavkiran (Kiran) Dhesi. (File photo)

New appeal in Surrey teen’s torched-SUV killing

Bhavkiran (Kiran) Dhesi’s body was found in the 18400-block of 24 Avenue on Aug. 2, 2017

A new appeal for information has been issued by police investigating the August 2017 homicide of Bhavkiran (Kiran) Dhesi. (File photo)
Tracy Holmes photo                                Court proceedings against Lisa Batstone – the mother of Teagan Batstone, pictured with her father Gabe Batstone – continue in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster this week.

‘I just wanted her to be with Jesus’: Court hears Surrey girl’s final moments

Lisa Batstone is accused in her daughter’s death

Tracy Holmes photo                                Court proceedings against Lisa Batstone – the mother of Teagan Batstone, pictured with her father Gabe Batstone – continue in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster this week.
Lisa Batstone (inset) is charged with second-degree murder in the death of her daughter Teagan.

Mother accused in daughter’s death said ‘I murdered her,’ officer tells court

Recording of sobbing woman played in court, after eight-year-old’s body found in South Surrey in 2014

Lisa Batstone (inset) is charged with second-degree murder in the death of her daughter Teagan.
Brandon Teixeira, 27 (inset) is being sought on a first-degree murder charge in connection with the 2017 shooting death of Nicholas Khabra, 28, in South Surrey. (RCMP photo; file photo)

Police ask Alberta residents to keep eye out for South Surrey murder suspect

Investigators believe Brandon Teixeira is still in Lower Mainland

Brandon Teixeira, 27 (inset) is being sought on a first-degree murder charge in connection with the 2017 shooting death of Nicholas Khabra, 28, in South Surrey. (RCMP photo; file photo)
Pacific Highway border crossing. (US CBP photo)

Mother of baby revived at South Surrey, U.S. border ‘so grateful’

Six-month-old stopped breathing at Pacific Highway crossing

Pacific Highway border crossing. (US CBP photo)
Emergency crews respond to a cul-de-sac south of Crescent Road in December 2014, after the body of eight-year-old Teagan Batstone was found in the back of a car. (File photo)

South Surrey mother accused of killing her eight-year-old due in court Monday

Supreme court judge to hear case against Lisa Batstone

Emergency crews respond to a cul-de-sac south of Crescent Road in December 2014, after the body of eight-year-old Teagan Batstone was found in the back of a car. (File photo)
White Rock mountain biker Elliot Jamieson celebrates a third-place finish at the Canadian Nationals Downhill competition, held in Panorama in July. (Jim Jamieson photo)

B.C. mountain biker heads to world championships

Elliot Jamieson to race in Switzerland Sunday

White Rock mountain biker Elliot Jamieson celebrates a third-place finish at the Canadian Nationals Downhill competition, held in Panorama in July. (Jim Jamieson photo)
The City of Surrey is planning a safety review of Bakerview Park following an assault Aug. 27 that left an 18-year-old (inset) with multiple injuries. (Tracy Holmes/Contributed photo)

Assault prompts safety review at South Surrey park

‘Any action we can take… we’re going to do’: parks manager

The City of Surrey is planning a safety review of Bakerview Park following an assault Aug. 27 that left an 18-year-old (inset) with multiple injuries. (Tracy Holmes/Contributed photo)
Aaron Bedard, one of the plaintiffs in the Equitas Society’s class-action lawsuit, participated in the society’s Inaugural Walk For Veterans in Burnaby in October 2017. (File photo)

Supreme Court of Canada won’t hear B.C. veterans’ lawsuit on pensions

Decision rejects argument of ‘duty of care’ for disabled veterans

Aaron Bedard, one of the plaintiffs in the Equitas Society’s class-action lawsuit, participated in the society’s Inaugural Walk For Veterans in Burnaby in October 2017. (File photo)
White Rock firefighters Evan Bird and Matt Meneghin are back-dropped by wildfire smoke. (Contributed photo)

White Rock firefighters reflect on wildfire experience

Teams deployed to help in B.C.’s Interior

White Rock firefighters Evan Bird and Matt Meneghin are back-dropped by wildfire smoke. (Contributed photo)
Tracy Holmes photo                                Bob Winston, Karen Kilbride, Deems O’Neal and Elsie Lewison plan to rally Sept. 9 at the site.

‘Eagle flocking’ rally planned at vandalized South Surrey nest site

Applicant ‘looking at environmental opportunities’: city

Tracy Holmes photo                                Bob Winston, Karen Kilbride, Deems O’Neal and Elsie Lewison plan to rally Sept. 9 at the site.