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Waterfront parkade draws criticism from White Rock residents

Waterfront parkade draws criticism from White Rock residents

Most attendees at public-info session voice opposition, but restaurateur says structure needed

Waterfront parkade draws criticism from White Rock residents
Airtanker crews at the ready

Airtanker crews at the ready

A look at the people who fight wildfires

Airtanker crews at the ready
Mayor Linda Hepner fell and cut her head during a walking tour of the Pattullo Bridge Friday. (Photo: Amy Reid)

Surrey Mayor cuts head open during tour of Pattullo Bridge

TransLink says it is ‘critical’ funding is secured this year to replace the 80-year-old crossing

Mayor Linda Hepner fell and cut her head during a walking tour of the Pattullo Bridge Friday. (Photo: Amy Reid)
A six-vehicle pileup took place on Highway 1 in Langley on Friday morning. The crash included four trucks. (Shane MacKichan photo)

UPDATE: Highway 1 westbound in Langley open again after truck crash

Accident shut down westbound traffic between 232nd and 264th streets

A six-vehicle pileup took place on Highway 1 in Langley on Friday morning. The crash included four trucks. (Shane MacKichan photo)
Abbotsford Police executed a search warrant Wednesday night at a home in the 32000 block of Golden Avenue. (Kevin MacDonald photo)

VIDEO: Police bust fentanyl operation in Abbotsford

Man, 22, arrested after drugs, cash and ammunition found

Abbotsford Police executed a search warrant Wednesday night at a home in the 32000 block of Golden Avenue. (Kevin MacDonald photo)
(Surrey Now-Leader file photo)

Pedestrian suffers head injuries in Surrey crash

Police say a 55-year-old Surrey man is in hospital after being struck Thursday night

(Surrey Now-Leader file photo)
Crash blocks traffic on North Parallel Road

Crash blocks traffic on North Parallel Road

Car leaves slick of fluid on road; highway traffic also affected

Crash blocks traffic on North Parallel Road
UPDATED: Langley residents create convoy to aid fire evacuees
UPDATED: Langley residents create convoy to aid fire evacuees
Crews were called to a barn fire Thursday afternoon in the area of Townshipline and Bell roads on Matsqui Prairie in Abbotsford. (Kevin MacDonald photo)

VIDEO: Barn fire on Matsqui Prairie

Blaze in structure on Townshipline Road in Abbotsford

Crews were called to a barn fire Thursday afternoon in the area of Townshipline and Bell roads on Matsqui Prairie in Abbotsford. (Kevin MacDonald photo)
The Equitas Society “insists that the rights of disables veterans are no less important than (Omar) Khadr’s, or those of any other citizen.”                                (Equitas Society website, file photo)

Rights of disabled veterans ‘no less important than Khadr’s: Equitas

White-Rock-based society renews effort after federal lawsuit settled for $10.5 million

The Equitas Society “insists that the rights of disables veterans are no less important than (Omar) Khadr’s, or those of any other citizen.”                                (Equitas Society website, file photo)
Curbside collection delays reported

Curbside collection delays reported

Mechanical issues blamed; more resources mobilized, city says

Curbside collection delays reported
Finance Minister Mike de Jong and Premier Christy Clark took questions in July 2016 on their planned foreign buyer tax. (File photo)

Foreign buyers tax had little impact on housing prices: report

Royal LePage study says prices will resume upward trajectory

Finance Minister Mike de Jong and Premier Christy Clark took questions in July 2016 on their planned foreign buyer tax. (File photo)
A photo of the suspect. (Photo: Surrey RCMP)

PHOTOS: Help Surrey RCMP ID suspect in attempted bank robbery

Do you know who this is? Surrey RCMP want to hear from you

A photo of the suspect. (Photo: Surrey RCMP)
Man charged with double stabbing in Abbotsford makes court appearance

Man charged with double stabbing in Abbotsford makes court appearance

No trial date yet set for Gabriel Klein, accused of killing Letisha Reimer

Man charged with double stabbing in Abbotsford makes court appearance
(Black Press file photo)

Delta looking to dispel ‘myths’ and ‘misinformation’ about Massey Bridge

Report aims to cut through the politics to inform the public and change minds about the project

(Black Press file photo)
Langley family plans to donate $6 million from development proceeds

Langley family plans to donate $6 million from development proceeds

The Blaauw family wants to develop lands near 204th Street and 28th Avenue.

Langley family plans to donate $6 million from development proceeds
Fires seem more intense than in past: air tanker pilot

Fires seem more intense than in past: air tanker pilot

Over last four decades, Dennis Graham has fought hundreds of fires across British Columbia

Fires seem more intense than in past: air tanker pilot
The Norrish Creek Water Treatment Plan services Abbotsford and Mission. File photo

Water treatment plant failure was Abbotsford’s fault: designer

City has sued design company for valve failure that caused $1.7 million in damage in 2015

The Norrish Creek Water Treatment Plan services Abbotsford and Mission. File photo
Shane MacKichan photo                                Chilliwack RCMP on scene at a July 7 evening stabbing downtown that left two people dead.

UPDATE: Chilliwack stabbing victims were innocent bystanders trying to help: witness

IHIT says no one in custody and public is not at risk after July 7 multiple stabbings

Shane MacKichan photo                                Chilliwack RCMP on scene at a July 7 evening stabbing downtown that left two people dead.
VIDEO: Mama peacock lays four eggs on Surrey doorstep

VIDEO: Mama peacock lays four eggs on Surrey doorstep

It’s kind of like having National Geographic on your porch

VIDEO: Mama peacock lays four eggs on Surrey doorstep