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The Great British Columbia Shake Out

The Maple Ridge News team takes part in this years Shake Out.

VIDEO: ‘Lyle the singing pig’ searching for home

SPCA say the pig is ‘not opera-ready’

Orphaned baby black bears being raised at Greater Vancouver Zoo

The three cubs came to the zoo in Aldergrove from Alaska.

Batten down the hatches winter is coming

When the nights get colder and frost starts appearing in the mornings it’s time to take action

Looking Back: Archival collections in Maple Ridge

When able, the Maple Ridge Museum tries to make archival documents digital to share with the public.

  • Oct 18th, 2017

WATCH: Orchid growers vie for best bloom in Brookswood

From B.C. and Alberta, orchid enthusiast gathered for an annual local flower show.

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Athletes In Kind OctoberFAST 2017

     

    Laity Pumpkin Patch

       

      Dancer fighting cancer one step at a time

         

        MRSS club and team showcase

           

          Fraser Health introduces first hospital ‘trauma dog’ in B.C.

          Therapy dogs can help patients reduce stress and comfort them if they are lonely or depressed

          Hey, women!: All hands on deck on a warship Oct. 21

          Achieve Anything Foundation founder Kirsten Brazier is offering women a day at sea for free

          Gardening: Much more than just a gardener

          John and Maria Sousa emigrated from Portugal in 1957, landing in Pitt Meadows in 1980.

          • Oct 15th, 2017

          Salmon viewing on tap at Kanaka Creek in Maple Ridge

          Residents can visit Bell-Irving Hatchery for informations sessions and viewing

          CAO reports to District of Barriere on well construction

          Status of well construction and paving projects reported to council

          • Oct 19th, 2017

          Airborne note from little boy misses grandpa, lands in Langley park

          A helium football balloon and hand-scribbled letter leave Langley man wondering of its origin.

          VIDEO: Kestrel chicks released into wild bring a happy end to wildfire season

          Work crews on frontlines of worst wildlife season in B.C. history helped save two birds

          Running for a cause with OctoberFAST

          Athletes In Kind host second annual run supporting families who have children with cancer

          Plenty to celebrate at Maple Ridge library in October

          Book and puzzle sale proceeds support local library programming and collections.

          • Oct 1st, 2017

          Gardening: Heuchera, the ‘Queen of Winter’

          Colour range of perennial has expanded exponentially past few years.

          VIDEO: Langley clinic demonstrates how to give a pit bull a blood test

          Canine blood donor clinic involves ‘bully breeds’ at Animal Emergency Clinic of the Fraser Valley

          Pub night for youth justice in Maple Ridge

          A pub night and silent auction will be held to raise money for the Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Youth Restorative Justice program