Robert Mangelsdorf

Karina LeBlanc

Inspiring words from an Olympian

Walking through the halls of Maple Ridge secondary, Canadian Olympian Karina Leblanc can't help but feel like a kid again.

Karina LeBlanc
A screen grab from a video posted on YouTube by a user named Amanda Todd  titled My story: Struggling

Teen’s video tells story of cyberbullying before suicide

A Maple Ridge teen who committed suicide on Wednesday was likely the victim of a year-long campaign of bullying and harassment.

A screen grab from a video posted on YouTube by a user named Amanda Todd  titled My story: Struggling
Farm fields

Weather good for some Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows crops

Warm, dry spell not as good for others though as Metro Vancouver awaits inevitable onslaught of 10 months of gloom and rain

Farm fields
Pitt Meadows Marauders running back Kyle Heiling sheds tackles en route to a touchdown during Saturday’s game against the Mission Roadrunners. Pitt Meadows lost 47-14 in its first conference game of the season.

Pitt Meadows falls to Mission in first conference test

Marauders AA varsity team loses 47-14 on the road to reigning B.C. champs

Pitt Meadows Marauders running back Kyle Heiling sheds tackles en route to a touchdown during Saturday’s game against the Mission Roadrunners. Pitt Meadows lost 47-14 in its first conference game of the season.
Ridge Meadows Flames burned by poor peanlty kill

Junior B Flames net second win of season with victory over Port Moody

Ridge Meadows one point out of last place in PJHL

Ridge Meadows Flames burned by poor peanlty kill
Mike Lindsay cuts a beef tenderloin into steaks at Hopcott’s on Wednesday.

Beef recall good for Pitt Meadows business

Concerns about processing plant in southern Alberta spark interest in local producer

Mike Lindsay cuts a beef tenderloin into steaks at Hopcott’s on Wednesday.
Workers install water control structures.

$600,000 to protect key bird habitat near Pitt Lake

Ducks Unlimited frees up some bucks to improve wetlands north of Pitt Meadows

Workers install water control structures.
Maple Ridge’s Dylan Keller is off to the NPPL World Paintball Championships this weekend in Las Vegas.

Maple Ridge paintballer headed to world championships in Las Vegas

Maple Ridge’s Dylan Keller is off to Las Vegas, but he’ll be at the speedball field, not the blackjack table.

Maple Ridge’s Dylan Keller is off to the NPPL World Paintball Championships this weekend in Las Vegas.
Emerson Kot of the Samuel Robertson Technical Titans runs the ball Wednesday afternoon at SRT’s Rotary Field. The Titans beat the visiting Pitt Meadows Secondary School Marauders by a score of 48-28. Kot scored two touchdowns in the game.

SRT Titans topple Pitt Marauders in crosstown match

SRT's Tyrell Ogloff runs for 200 yards, three TDs, in 48-28 win over Pitt Meadows.

Emerson Kot of the Samuel Robertson Technical Titans runs the ball Wednesday afternoon at SRT’s Rotary Field. The Titans beat the visiting Pitt Meadows Secondary School Marauders by a score of 48-28. Kot scored two touchdowns in the game.

New playground for Eric Langton

Old Maple Ridge playground destroyed by vandalism, so parents just got to work

Tainted beef recalled from Maple Ridge stores

More than 1,000 products pulled from 66 stores in all

Owners protest breed-specific bylaw in Maple Ridge

District pawing over proposal to charge four times the licence fee for pit bulls and require muzzles too

Pitt Meadows varsity squad blanks Nanaimo 14-0

Pitt Meadows varsity squad blanks Nanaimo 14-0

The Pitt Meadows Marauders senior high school football team made short work of the visiting Nanaimo Islanders Friday afternoon.

Pitt Meadows varsity squad blanks Nanaimo 14-0
Ridge Meadows Flames burned by poor peanlty kill

Ridge Meadows Flames burned by poor peanlty kill

The Ridge Meadows Flames were their own worst enemies last weekend as they allowed six power play goals to fall to 1-4-1 this season.

Ridge Meadows Flames burned by poor peanlty kill
Among local retailers believed to have sold the potentially tainted products are Extra Foods

Tainted beef recalled from Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows stores

The beef recall is the largest in Canadian history, spreading to every Canadian province and territory.

Among local retailers believed to have sold the potentially tainted products are Extra Foods
Titans and Marauders junior squads set for Alouette Bowl

Titans and Marauders junior squads set for Alouette Bowl

The SRT Titans and the Pitt Marauders kick off at at SRT field at 3:15 p.m. on Wednesday.

Titans and Marauders junior squads set for Alouette Bowl
Kanaka Creek was built in 1994

$2.7 million to repair leaks at Kanaka Creek elementary

Work starts next summer and it's only the start of long list of Maple Ridge schools that need fixing

Kanaka Creek was built in 1994

Maple Ridge school district gets carbon tax kickback

Province will pay $217K to help with expenses from levy aimed at reducing greenhouse gases

Sprott-Shaw College shuts down Maple Ridge campus

Since September, 2012, Sprott Shaw has re-opened its Maple Ridge campus. Ridge Meadows College also offers post-secondary in the area.

Maple Ridge’s Tyler O’Neill is headed to the Power Showcase Home Run Derby in the new Miami Marlins Stadium next month.

Maple Ridge ball player eyes MLB draft

Maple Ridge’s Tyler O’Neill has a well-earned reputation for hitting the long ball.

Maple Ridge’s Tyler O’Neill is headed to the Power Showcase Home Run Derby in the new Miami Marlins Stadium next month.