Maple Ridge

(Neil Corbett/The News)

New terminal highlights Pitt Meadows Airport improvements

Hangars, aviation school projects underway, riverfront development planned

(Neil Corbett/The News)
Viktoriia Serhiienko, her husband, Oleksandr, and their 13-year-old sons, Daniil and Illia. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge resident desperate to find in-laws in Ukraine, helping friend escape war

Yuliya Cherman raising money to help friend who escaped Mariupol come to Canada

Viktoriia Serhiienko, her husband, Oleksandr, and their 13-year-old sons, Daniil and Illia. (Special to The News)
Webster and Kanaka are two young bears orphaned at the age of 10 months in Maple Ridge. Their mother was shot while killing chickens. They were taken to Critter Care Wildlife Society in Langley. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge Black Bear Society working to save animals

New non-profit offers public education to reduce wildlife conflicts

Webster and Kanaka are two young bears orphaned at the age of 10 months in Maple Ridge. Their mother was shot while killing chickens. They were taken to Critter Care Wildlife Society in Langley. (Special to The News)
Do you know these people? This picture was on a memory card discovered in a pocket of a donated graduation dress. (Special to The News)
Do you know these people? This picture was on a memory card discovered in a pocket of a donated graduation dress. (Special to The News)
Ridge Meadows RCMP caught six vehicles speeding excessively during a March campaign. (The News files)

6 vehicles impounded after excessive speeding in Lower Mainland community

Ridge Meadows RCMP want drivers to slow down

Ridge Meadows RCMP caught six vehicles speeding excessively during a March campaign. (The News files)
Video image from Pitt Meadows – Maple Ridge MP Marc Dalton announcement he is running for leader of the Conservative party. (twitter)

VIDEO: Pitt Meadows – Maple Ridge MP Marc Dalton announces bid for Conservative party leadership

Promises he will push for an national inquiry into the pandemic if he becomes leader.

Video image from Pitt Meadows – Maple Ridge MP Marc Dalton announcement he is running for leader of the Conservative party. (twitter)
Val Ashton said she first learned about logging plans when she saw trees marked. (Val Ashton/Special to The News)

Trail user concerned about logging near Rolley Lake

Cutblock will be near trails, but not inside the park boundaries

Val Ashton said she first learned about logging plans when she saw trees marked. (Val Ashton/Special to The News)
Val Ashton said she first learned about logging plans when she saw trees marked. (Val Ashton/Special to The News)

Trail user concerned about logging near Rolley Lake

Cutblock will be near trails, but not inside the park boundaries

Val Ashton said she first learned about logging plans when she saw trees marked. (Val Ashton/Special to The News)
The courthouse in Port Coquitlam. (Google/Special to The News)

Maple Ridge community safety officer charged with assault

Assaulting peace officer, possession of weapon among charges laid

The courthouse in Port Coquitlam. (Google/Special to The News)
People can also donate to the Salvation Army’s Ukraine relief efforts. (The Salvation Army Ridge Meadows Ministries Facebook/Special to The News)

Salvation Army in B.C. is sending diapers to Ukraine

Explorers Corner daycare owner raises $1,500 to help families fleeing Ukraine

  • Mar 13, 2022
People can also donate to the Salvation Army’s Ukraine relief efforts. (The Salvation Army Ridge Meadows Ministries Facebook/Special to The News)
Elk at north end of Pitt Lake. (Contributed)

B.C. video shows reintroduced elk are thriving

Herd makes another appearance in social media

Elk at north end of Pitt Lake. (Contributed)
Chris Johnston is flying the Ukraine flag on the pole in the front of his home in Maple Ridge until the war comes to an end. (Colleen Flanagan/The News)

Lower Mainland man flies Ukraine flag in support of its people

Chris Johnston put up the flag on the pole in front of his house on Monday, Mar. 7

Chris Johnston is flying the Ukraine flag on the pole in the front of his home in Maple Ridge until the war comes to an end. (Colleen Flanagan/The News)
Kyaw Din was killed by a member of the Ridge Meadows RCMP during a mental health call in 2019. (Contributed)

Sister of Lower Mainland police shooting victim disappointed recommendations not more specific

Inquest into fatal police shooting of Kyaw Din in Maple Ridge ends with 3 recommendations

Kyaw Din was killed by a member of the Ridge Meadows RCMP during a mental health call in 2019. (Contributed)
A fully automatic firearm, pistol, makeshift silencer and body armour were seized. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Mission men charged in huge drug, gun bust in Maple Ridge have search warrant challenge dismissed

Christopher Harmes, Scott Cashman charged in Ridge Meadow RCMP’s largest seizure ever

A fully automatic firearm, pistol, makeshift silencer and body armour were seized. (Neil Corbett/The News)
Vancouver Police Department headquarters is seen in Vancouver, on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Maple Ridge man died when his car crashed into SkyTrain pillar in Vancouver

VPD issues appeal for witnesses and dash-cam videos

Vancouver Police Department headquarters is seen in Vancouver, on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
In 2019 Yin Yin Din holds a picture of her brother Kyaw Naing Din, 54, and her late father Hla Din who passed away in 2014, on a trip to Victoria when Kyaw was only 34-years-old. (Colleen Flanagan/THE NEWS)

First cop on scene of fatal Maple Ridge police shooting testifies at inquest

Const. Daniel Losiak said more time would not have improved the situation

In 2019 Yin Yin Din holds a picture of her brother Kyaw Naing Din, 54, and her late father Hla Din who passed away in 2014, on a trip to Victoria when Kyaw was only 34-years-old. (Colleen Flanagan/THE NEWS)
Catherine getting ready for the next round of chemo, with her three kids for support. (GoFundMe/Special to The News)

B.C. family in need of support after mother’s stage 4 breast cancer diagnosis

Seek funds to cover treatment and care for their three autism-diagnosed kids

Catherine getting ready for the next round of chemo, with her three kids for support. (GoFundMe/Special to The News)
Aleks Vrublevskij, his wife Natalia, and children Katherine, 11, and Eugene, 6. (Colleen Flanagan/The News)

Ukrainian couple and Maple Ridge politicians work to host refugees

Politicians from Langley and Maple Ridge hope to host families in Fraser Valley

Aleks Vrublevskij, his wife Natalia, and children Katherine, 11, and Eugene, 6. (Colleen Flanagan/The News)
Kyaw Din was a Burmese immigrant who suffered from mental illness. (Contributed)

Coroner’s inquest begins for Maple Ridge man fatally shot by police

The seven day inquest is taking place at Burnaby Coroner’s Court

Kyaw Din was a Burmese immigrant who suffered from mental illness. (Contributed)
The discovery of a body drew a large police presence in Pitt Meadows on Aug. 15. 2021. (Shane MacKichan)

Family claims vicious dogs killed woman found dead in Lower Mainland blueberry field

Lawsuit against owners of blueberry business, City of Pitt Meadows, and dog owners filed in court

The discovery of a body drew a large police presence in Pitt Meadows on Aug. 15. 2021. (Shane MacKichan)