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D’Eith officially named MLA for Maple Ridge-Mission

D’Eith officially named MLA for Maple Ridge-Mission

Won by more than 300 votes over two-term Liberal incumbent Marc Dalton

D’Eith officially named MLA for Maple Ridge-Mission
D’Eith officially named MLA for Maple Ridge-Mission

D’Eith officially named MLA for Maple Ridge-Mission

Won by more than 300 votes over two-term Liberal incumbent Marc Dalton

D’Eith officially named MLA for Maple Ridge-Mission
The NDP’s Bob D’Eith is the new MLA for Maple Ridge-Mission. / Colleen Flanagan Photo

D’Eith edges out Dalton in fight for Maple Ridge-Mission

It was a close race, but the NDP candidate managed to unseat his Liberal opponent

The NDP’s Bob D’Eith is the new MLA for Maple Ridge-Mission. / Colleen Flanagan Photo
A screenshot from Dr. Walton’s video shows how far the bolt was lodged into the animal. The shot fractured two ribs but caused no internal bleeding. (Photo Submitted)

Raccoon euthanized after being shot by crossbow

Crossbow bolt measured more than 20 inches in length

A screenshot from Dr. Walton’s video shows how far the bolt was lodged into the animal. The shot fractured two ribs but caused no internal bleeding. (Photo Submitted)
It’s a lab where students work labouriously over anything from a plastic, 3D-printed hand that mimics the movement of your own limb, to a mousetrap that sends you a text message instead of actually killing anything. / Owen Munro Photo

Robotics room a bustling place

Mission Secondary students are working on some amazing projects

It’s a lab where students work labouriously over anything from a plastic, 3D-printed hand that mimics the movement of your own limb, to a mousetrap that sends you a text message instead of actually killing anything. / Owen Munro Photo
Dawson Chalifoux of Mission will now be playing lacrosse in Fresno, California. / Kevin Mills Photo

Mission Lacrosse star head to California

Dawson Chalifoux will play field lacrosse with NCAA Division 1 Fresno State University .

Dawson Chalifoux of Mission will now be playing lacrosse in Fresno, California. / Kevin Mills Photo
Mission council will soon be making a decision on whether Telus and Freedom Mobile will be able to install cell towers in residential areas. (Thinkstock photo)

Despite some objections, cell tower vote still ahead

Mission councillors express concerts about more applications coming through

Mission council will soon be making a decision on whether Telus and Freedom Mobile will be able to install cell towers in residential areas. (Thinkstock photo)
Construction could start soon on underground sewer line

Construction could start soon on underground sewer line

Federal and provincial funds secured for Fraser River project in Mission

Construction could start soon on underground sewer line
Steel ‘M’ chosen as Mission 125th public art piece

Steel ‘M’ chosen as Mission 125th public art piece

Meant to reflect industrial past, ‘M’ has both fans and critics

Steel ‘M’ chosen as Mission 125th public art piece
Man tumbles into water at Cascade Falls

Man tumbles into water at Cascade Falls

UFV student says he’s lucky to be alive after losing his footing.

Man tumbles into water at Cascade Falls
A Mission woman noticed this trumpeter swan looking unhealthy as it floated along this pond. Despite rescue efforts

Injured swan euthanized, despite Mission woman’s best efforts

Despite some swift action by rescuers the trumpeter swan could not be saved.

A Mission woman noticed this trumpeter swan looking unhealthy as it floated along this pond. Despite rescue efforts
The College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia is warning the public of a potential health risk following the search and seizure of an alleged illegal plastic surgery practice in a home in North Delta.

UPDATE: Clients of an alleged illegal plastic surgeon in North Delta urged to get tested for hepatitis and HIV

B.C. College of Physicians and Surgeons alleges Zhuo (Sabrina) Li and Sabrina Permanent Make-up Studio Inc. performed unlawful surgeries.

The College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia is warning the public of a potential health risk following the search and seizure of an alleged illegal plastic surgery practice in a home in North Delta.
The District of Mission opened the doors of the Mission Leisure Centre to help shelter the homeless from the cold.

Homeless find shelter in Mission Leisure Centre

The centre opened its doors to people fighting the biting cold and snowfall last week, with six people staying in the gymnasium.

The District of Mission opened the doors of the Mission Leisure Centre to help shelter the homeless from the cold.