Mike Hall

UPDATE: IHIT working to identify body found in east Maple Ridge

UPDATE: IHIT working to identify body found in east Maple Ridge

Found in a rural area frequently by pedestrians

UPDATE: IHIT working to identify body found in east Maple Ridge
Elk at north end of Pitt Lake. (Contributed)

Early polar bear swim for elk at B.C. lake

Twenty-three elk were relocated into Upper Pitt Lake in January of 2005

Elk at north end of Pitt Lake. (Contributed)
Seven people were exposed and were evaluated by paramedics. (Shane MacKichan – Special to THE NEWS)

VIDEO: Six taken to hospital after carbon monoxide leak in Pitt Meadows

Occurred at commercial building complex in the 19100-block of Ford Road.

Seven people were exposed and were evaluated by paramedics. (Shane MacKichan – Special to THE NEWS)
(Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)                                First responders at collision scene at 124th Avenue and 232nd Street, Friday.

Pedestrian hit by pickup in Lower Mainland dies

Cyclist hit by truck in separate incident in serious condition.

(Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)                                First responders at collision scene at 124th Avenue and 232nd Street, Friday.
Fire Chief Howard Exner investigates the scene of Wednesday’s first fire at Anita Place Tent City. (THE NEWS/files)

Evacuation order granted for B.C. tent city following three large fires

Provincial fire commissioner supports request by Maple Ridge fire chief.

Fire Chief Howard Exner investigates the scene of Wednesday’s first fire at Anita Place Tent City. (THE NEWS/files)
A plane flipped over at Pitt Meadows airport on Monday. (Curtis Kreklau/South Fraser News Services)

UPDATE: Plane flips over at Pitt Meadows airport

The pilot and lone occupant exited the aircraft on his own and uninjured.

A plane flipped over at Pitt Meadows airport on Monday. (Curtis Kreklau/South Fraser News Services)
(Curtis Kreklau/South Fraser News Services)                                Maple Ridge emergency crews were called to the golf course Tuesday afternoon after a report of a fallen tree. (Curtis Kreklau/South Fraser News Services)

UPDATE: Arborist killed by fallen tree at Lower Mainland golf course

Was working near the 9th tee box of the golf course.

(Curtis Kreklau/South Fraser News Services)                                Maple Ridge emergency crews were called to the golf course Tuesday afternoon after a report of a fallen tree. (Curtis Kreklau/South Fraser News Services)
Tourism Minister Lisa Beare (Hansard TV)

B.C. Tourism Minister Beare has heart surgery

Minister of Agriculture Lana Popham will assume Beare’s duties.

Tourism Minister Lisa Beare (Hansard TV)
Kelly Sandoval with her husband and four children.                                 (Contibuted)

Ridge football association helping family that lost mother

Hosting fundraiser in honour of Kelly Sandoval on April 28 in Maple Ridge.

Kelly Sandoval with her husband and four children.                                 (Contibuted)
The recovered package. (RCMP files)

Daughter’s Christmas present recovered from stolen car in Maple Ridge

Electric cello was addressed to a recipient in Mission.

The recovered package. (RCMP files)
Ridge RCMP impound new Jaguar with ‘N’

Ridge RCMP impound new Jaguar with ‘N’

Driver ticketed for going 139 kilometres and hour in an 80 zone.

Ridge RCMP impound new Jaguar with ‘N’
Hammond elementary had an unusual number of students absent due to illness this week. (Contributed)

Quarter of students were away sick at Maple Ridge elementary school

Students and teachers at Maple Ridge school away with colds, flu.

Hammond elementary had an unusual number of students absent due to illness this week. (Contributed)
Road to Maple Ridge rink renamed Jim Robson Way

Road to Maple Ridge rink renamed Jim Robson Way

Ridge Meadows Minor Hockey recognizes Robson as part of 50th anniversary season.

Road to Maple Ridge rink renamed Jim Robson Way
Can’t kill bears for eating honey

Can’t kill bears for eating honey

Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows Farmers encouraged to use electric fencing

Can’t kill bears for eating honey
The sexual assault trial for accused Pitt Meadows city councillor David Murray concluded in Port Coquitlam on Wednesday. (files)

Murray resigns from Pitt Meadows council after sexual assault conviction

Mayor John Becker met with Murray on Sunday.

The sexual assault trial for accused Pitt Meadows city councillor David Murray concluded in Port Coquitlam on Wednesday. (files)
A cross has been erected for McIldoon in Las Vegas. (Lisa Warner/contributed)

Las Vegas remembers Jordan McIldoon

Funeral for Maple Ridge man today.

A cross has been erected for McIldoon in Las Vegas. (Lisa Warner/contributed)
Rich Goulet. (THE NEWS/files)

UPDATE: Goulet still looking to coach Pitt hoops

Hall-of-fame coach back home after hospital stay.

Rich Goulet. (THE NEWS/files)
UPDATED: Mom killed in alleged hit-and-run in Maple Ridge

UPDATED: Mom killed in alleged hit-and-run in Maple Ridge

Driver of other vehicle left the scene, still not located.

UPDATED: Mom killed in alleged hit-and-run in Maple Ridge
RCMP are at a home on Dewdney Trunk Road between 202nd and 203rd streets in west Maple Ridge.

UPDATE: Victim in prior shooting at same house leaves hospital against advice of doctors

Report of shots fired Wednesday in west Maple Ridge ‘unfounded’

RCMP are at a home on Dewdney Trunk Road between 202nd and 203rd streets in west Maple Ridge.
Tolls are coming off the Golden Ears Bridge, connecting Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows with Langley and Surrey. The tolls have been in place since it opened in June 2009.

UPDATE: Green party doesn’t support removing bridge tolls

NDP announces tolls coming off Golden Ears and Port Mann bridges

Tolls are coming off the Golden Ears Bridge, connecting Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows with Langley and Surrey. The tolls have been in place since it opened in June 2009.