Phil Melnychuk

Olympic soccer star Karina Leblanc was on hand Friday for announcment of BC Summer Games in Maple Ridge in 2020.

Summer Games in Maple Ridge in 2020 and a new Karina Leblanc soccer field

One of four future sites announced on Friday.

Olympic soccer star Karina Leblanc was on hand Friday for announcment of BC Summer Games in Maple Ridge in 2020.
Bob D'Eith

NDP candidate gets official nod for Maple Ridge-Mission

Greens, Liberals, New Democrats all set for May 9 campaign

Bob D'Eith
Bob D'Eith.

D’Eith acclaimed as NDP candidate

Race is set for Maple Ridge-Mission riding.

Bob D'Eith.
From Oct. 1 to Dec. 8

Mayors, TransLink make public plea to CP Railway on WCE delays

Mayor's Council on Regional Transportation wrote letter to federal transport minister and CP Rail CEO.

From Oct. 1 to Dec. 8
John Cowan is a retired CP Rail conductor.

Maple Ridge’s slow West Coast train into the future

21 years later, commuter rail service still has five trains.

John Cowan is a retired CP Rail conductor.
Maple Ridge Coun. Tyler Shymkiw

Cost of payday loans to drop in B.C.

Maximum allowable charge for a payday loan in B.C. will drop from $23 to $17 for every $100 borrowed.

Maple Ridge Coun. Tyler Shymkiw
The local chamber of commerce held a meeting on regional transportation last week with Liberal and NDP MLAs.

‘Maple Ridge is getting left out’ of transit discussion

City a neglected community when it comes to spending money on roads and public transit.

The local chamber of commerce held a meeting on regional transportation last week with Liberal and NDP MLAs.

Second Dalton recall stalls

Proponent had to leave B.C., recalls files complaint with Elections BC

Conservative MP Randy Kamp has had enough of politics and announced Saturday he's stepping down.

Randy Kamp leaving politics

Pitt Meadows-Maple Ridge MP stepping down after four terms

Conservative MP Randy Kamp has had enough of politics and announced Saturday he's stepping down.
A commercial fishery for sockeye salmon is expected to open Monday on the Fraser River.

Commercial boats ready to chase sockeye in Fraser

This year will be the best since the healthy sockeye run of 2010.

A commercial fishery for sockeye salmon is expected to open Monday on the Fraser River.
Work on the Ruskin Dam retrofit

Ruskin Dam – why rates are rising

Energy and Mines Minister Bill Bennett toured Ruskin Dam this week, which is halfway through its five-year, $748-million refit

Work on the Ruskin Dam retrofit
Last year

Maple Ridge MP gets message, slashes budget

MPs have heard the message and are trimming some of the fat from their own expenses, to do their part to cut the $26-billion federal deficit

Last year
Pitt Meadows Coun. Gwen O'Connell congratulates with Pitt Meadows Mayor Deb Walters also at campaign headquarters.

Liberals sweep in Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows

Doug Bing takes Maple-Ridge-Pitt Meadows riding from NDP

Pitt Meadows Coun. Gwen O'Connell congratulates with Pitt Meadows Mayor Deb Walters also at campaign headquarters.
Alex Pope (left) of the Green Party and Mike Bocking of the NDP glance up at the Liberal’s Doug Bing.

Candidates make pitches to seniors

Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows Liberal Doug Bing likens Chinese in Canada to Jews in Germany

Alex Pope (left) of the Green Party and Mike Bocking of the NDP glance up at the Liberal’s Doug Bing.
Maple Ridge Mayor Ernie Daykin at reception last week unveiling True North Fraser brand that will identify local produce.

True North Fraser marketing food, drink

Local producers already on board to market produce from Pitt Meadows, Maple Ridge and Mission

Maple Ridge Mayor Ernie Daykin at reception last week unveiling True North Fraser brand that will identify local produce.

MLA expenses revealed by conflict report

Both have their money invested in property, savings accounts and mutual funds.

Joint tourism plan for North Fraser

Strategy will be unveiled in new year as part of pilot program for B.C. Jobs Plan

Mike Bocking is the B.C. NDP candidate for the Maple Ridge-Mission riding.

Veteran candidate will lead NDP in Maple Ridge-Mission

Mike Bocking defeated Maple Ridge music lawyer Bob D'Eith 81-45 to win the nomination.

Mike Bocking is the B.C. NDP candidate for the Maple Ridge-Mission riding.
Ruskin Gas owner Hardeep Sidhu might have to close his station and general store because of lower prices in Silverdale.

Ruskin gas station losing price war

Business on Metro border can’t compete with Fraser Regional neighbours.

Ruskin Gas owner Hardeep Sidhu might have to close his station and general store because of lower prices in Silverdale.
Pitt Meadows-Maple Ridge-Mission MP Randy Kamp defends trade pact with China.

Maple Ridge Conservatives, NDP debate trade deal with China

MP says deal gives Canada even shot in China, NDP though says deal too much, too soon

Pitt Meadows-Maple Ridge-Mission MP Randy Kamp defends trade pact with China.