Phil Melnychuk

B.C. naturopath ordered to pay $20,000 over improper injections

B.C. naturopath ordered to pay $20,000 over improper injections

Allan Strauss of Maple Ridge also surrendered his licence for four years

B.C. naturopath ordered to pay $20,000 over improper injections
Police are asking for witnesses to contact them after boy shot in Maple Ridge, Thursday. (THE NEWS/Files)

Update: Ten-year-old boy shot in Maple Ridge, police seeking witnesses

Boy was found with a gunshot wound Thursday afternoon, condition remains unknown

Police are asking for witnesses to contact them after boy shot in Maple Ridge, Thursday. (THE NEWS/Files)
Harris Road is one of Pitt Meadows crossings. (THE NEWS/files)

B.C. ambulance carrying injured cyclist stuck half an hour waiting for train

Regulations say crossings have to be cleared immediately for emergency vehicles

Harris Road is one of Pitt Meadows crossings. (THE NEWS/files)
Maple Ridge residents Alison Edgar and Jessica Flynn at a protest camp along Royal Crescent in Maple Ridge. (Colleen Flanagan/THE NEWS)

B.C. seeks court order against Maple Ridge group protesting homeless housing

Group of protesters have been at the province-owned site since last week

Maple Ridge residents Alison Edgar and Jessica Flynn at a protest camp along Royal Crescent in Maple Ridge. (Colleen Flanagan/THE NEWS)
Riekie Armstrong, with Protecting Maple Ridge, wants Royal Crescent, to be used for seniors housing. (Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)

B.C. residents against housing for homeless camp out in protest

Campers want BC Housing to consult on temporary supportive housing

Riekie Armstrong, with Protecting Maple Ridge, wants Royal Crescent, to be used for seniors housing. (Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)
MLA Bob D’Eith, Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Minister Michelle Mungall, project manager Boyd Mason and BC Hydro president Chris O’Riley at Ruskin Dam. (Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)

Powering up, to light up Metro Vancouver

Ruskin dam refit on eastern border of Maple Ridge done, more or less

MLA Bob D’Eith, Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Minister Michelle Mungall, project manager Boyd Mason and BC Hydro president Chris O’Riley at Ruskin Dam. (Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)
Ridge Meadows RCMP have identified the type of vehicle they’re searching for. (Contributed)

RCMP identify car in Thursday hit-and-run

Maple Ridge mom killed on Lougheed Highway

Ridge Meadows RCMP have identified the type of vehicle they’re searching for. (Contributed)
Tanis Vix. (Facebook)

UPDATE: Mother identified as pedestrian killed in hit-and-run on Lougheed Highway

RCMP looking for witnesses, including dash-cam footage.

Tanis Vix. (Facebook)
Get on the fast track at the Black Press Extreme Education and Career Fair

Get on the fast track at the Black Press Extreme Education and Career Fair

The event is set for April 26 at the Cloverdale Agriplex

Get on the fast track at the Black Press Extreme Education and Career Fair
Annie Krzus, Melissa Johnson and Marie Krzus and have their hands full of rambunctious labra-doodles, looking for a home for a year. (Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)

Service dogs in search of homes

Non-profit group looking for homes to raise pups to help autistic children.

Annie Krzus, Melissa Johnson and Marie Krzus and have their hands full of rambunctious labra-doodles, looking for a home for a year. (Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)
Gene Cordoni wonders why people can’t clean up. (Contributed)

Old roof shingles dumped on Lower Mainland rural road

Whatever happened to keeping B.C. green? resident asks

Gene Cordoni wonders why people can’t clean up. (Contributed)
Eddie Gardner and Tracy Lyster, with Wild Salmon Defenders Alliance, called for an end to open-net fish farms at NDP MLA Bob D’Eith’s office Tuesday. (Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)

Maple Ridge MLA asked to join cause to move fish farms on to land

Protest calls for B.C. joining U.S. in banning open-net aquaculture

Eddie Gardner and Tracy Lyster, with Wild Salmon Defenders Alliance, called for an end to open-net fish farms at NDP MLA Bob D’Eith’s office Tuesday. (Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)
Former Maple Ridge councillor Mike Morden opposes modular homes on Royal Crescent. (Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)

Modular homes won’t help homeless, says former Maple Ridge councillor

People need long-term, second-stage support to progress

Former Maple Ridge councillor Mike Morden opposes modular homes on Royal Crescent. (Phil Melnychuk/THE NEWS)
Volunteer pilots, donors gives hope wings

Volunteer pilots, donors gives hope wings

Charity helps people in Canada’s wilderness get to medical help

Volunteer pilots, donors gives hope wings
Guards hold noon-hour protest over prison safety

Guards hold noon-hour protest over prison safety

Number of inmates, attacks on officers, increasing says union

Guards hold noon-hour protest over prison safety
Cottonwood Care Clinic reached capacity Monday and closed its doors. (Contributed)                                Cottonwood Care Clinic reached capacity Monday and closed its doors for the day. (Contributed)

Lower Mainland clinic forced to close after reaching daily patient limit

Maple Ridge one of many cities ailing from shortage of physicians

Cottonwood Care Clinic reached capacity Monday and closed its doors. (Contributed)                                Cottonwood Care Clinic reached capacity Monday and closed its doors for the day. (Contributed)
(Contributed)                                Sage was found immobile on the floor with trap around her neck.

Maple Ridge pooch spends agonizing minutes in wildlife trap

Owner finds her on the floor, with jaws around its neck

(Contributed)                                Sage was found immobile on the floor with trap around her neck.
Salvation Army relocating from 222nd Street and Lougheed Highway. (THE NEWS/files)

Input sought for major road works for Maple Ridge

Consultation on Haney Bypass upgrades

Salvation Army relocating from 222nd Street and Lougheed Highway. (THE NEWS/files)
Salvation Army relocating from 222nd Street and Lougheed Highway. (THE NEWS/files)

Input sought for road works for Maple Ridge

Consultation on Haney Bypass upgrades

Salvation Army relocating from 222nd Street and Lougheed Highway. (THE NEWS/files)
TransLink is trying to find a way to pay for infrastructure and reduce congestion. (THE NEWS/files)

Council tells TransLink commission to make sure road pricing is fair

Maple Ridge tells road pricing commission to make sure system is fair

TransLink is trying to find a way to pay for infrastructure and reduce congestion. (THE NEWS/files)