Mike Hall

Tourism Minister Lisa Beare (Hansard TV)

B.C. Tourism Minister Beare has heart surgery

Minister of Agriculture Lana Popham will assume Beare’s duties.

Tourism Minister Lisa Beare (Hansard TV)
Kelly Sandoval with her husband and four children.                                 (Contibuted)

Ridge football association helping family that lost mother

Hosting fundraiser in honour of Kelly Sandoval on April 28 in Maple Ridge.

Kelly Sandoval with her husband and four children.                                 (Contibuted)
The Ridge Meadows Flames opened the PJHL finals Sunday agains the Delta Ice Hawks. (PJHL)

UPDATED: Flames open junior B final with 2-1 triple-OT win over Delta

Paul Tucek earns win for Flames, making 87 saves.

The Ridge Meadows Flames opened the PJHL finals Sunday agains the Delta Ice Hawks. (PJHL)
Cheryl Ashlie.

MacDuff’s Call: Unbottling our grief

We need to do better on Bereavement Leave

Cheryl Ashlie.
The Leisure Centre is closing for 13 months for renovations. (THE NEWS/files)

Swim for free before Maple Ridge pool closes

Leisure Centre undergoing year-long renovations.

The Leisure Centre is closing for 13 months for renovations. (THE NEWS/files)
(Michael Hall/THE NEWS)                                Chris Jensen is one of the founders of Left; (below) ideas from employees to better the community.

Going Left, and Right

Maple Ridge tech company type of growing business economic development committee wants to foster.

(Michael Hall/THE NEWS)                                Chris Jensen is one of the founders of Left; (below) ideas from employees to better the community.
The Flames opened the PJHL playoffs on Wednesday with a win. (THE NEWS/files)

Flames open playoffs with win in Aldergrove

Jr. B team downs Kodiaks 7-5.

The Flames opened the PJHL playoffs on Wednesday with a win. (THE NEWS/files)
Lougheed Highway, seen at Kennedy Road in Pitt Meadows, is clear. (DriveBC)

Schools in Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows open today

All school buses are on regualur routes.

Lougheed Highway, seen at Kennedy Road in Pitt Meadows, is clear. (DriveBC)
(Michael Hall/THE NEWS)                                A family day                                David, Arsalan and Roshanak Ghouchi wrap branches for the family tree inside the ACT as part of Family Day activities in Maple Ridge on Monday. The Ghouchi family moved to Maple Ridge from the North Shore five months ago, and prior to that lived in Montreal after immigrating from Iran. Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Lisa Beare announced funding for Family Day events at the one in Maple Ridge, and that the statutory holiday will be moved to the third Monday in February next year.

B.C. communities get funding for Family Day events

Maple Ridge receives $4,000 for four events

(Michael Hall/THE NEWS)                                A family day                                David, Arsalan and Roshanak Ghouchi wrap branches for the family tree inside the ACT as part of Family Day activities in Maple Ridge on Monday. The Ghouchi family moved to Maple Ridge from the North Shore five months ago, and prior to that lived in Montreal after immigrating from Iran. Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Lisa Beare announced funding for Family Day events at the one in Maple Ridge, and that the statutory holiday will be moved to the third Monday in February next year.
UPDATE: Flames clinch jr. B conference title

UPDATE: Flames clinch jr. B conference title

Ryley Lanthier scores OT winner against Port Moody.

UPDATE: Flames clinch jr. B conference title
Kelly and Eddie Sandoval with their children – Tyson, Keenan, Donte and Emmitt. Emmitt was the son who she pushed out of the way of the truck. (Contributed)

Family trying to help mother hit by truck at Maple Ridge mall

‘She can barely walk right now and is unable to fully care for her family.’

Kelly and Eddie Sandoval with their children – Tyson, Keenan, Donte and Emmitt. Emmitt was the son who she pushed out of the way of the truck. (Contributed)
WLA Burrards grab homegrown product with first pick

WLA Burrards grab homegrown product with first pick

Maple Ridge chooses Mitch McDole in the second round, 13th overall.

WLA Burrards grab homegrown product with first pick
SRT Titans won the junior girls league title for the second straight year. (Contributed)

Titans grab second straight junior girls league title

SRT senior boys defeated second-ranked Rick Hansen.

SRT Titans won the junior girls league title for the second straight year. (Contributed)
UPDATE: RCMP arrest three at house along highway in Maple Ridge

UPDATE: RCMP arrest three at house along highway in Maple Ridge

Officers execute drug warrant at house along Lougheed Highway by Laity Street.

UPDATE: RCMP arrest three at house along highway in Maple Ridge
In north Maple Ridge, 224th Street is closed due to flooding. (Michael Hall/THE NEWS)

UPDATE: Section of Maple Ridge road reopened after flooding

Heavy rains subsided, road opened at 9 p.m. Monday

In north Maple Ridge, 224th Street is closed due to flooding. (Michael Hall/THE NEWS)
Ms. Ashlie is unfortunately correct when she said ‘you would be hard pressed to find an adult woman who has not had their own experience with sexual harassment. (files)

Letter: time for a change #MeToo

I was in my mid-teens when I was grabbed from behind by a stranger.

Ms. Ashlie is unfortunately correct when she said ‘you would be hard pressed to find an adult woman who has not had their own experience with sexual harassment. (files)
In Education: Weeding through post-secondary options

In Education: Weeding through post-secondary options

What sets apart universities, colleges, and institutes, aside from the names?

In Education: Weeding through post-secondary options
Intensive case management team has house 23 of 40 people from RainCity Housing shelter. (THE NEWS/files)

Letter: What is the hatred all about?

We are one of the landlords housing ICM clients.

Intensive case management team has house 23 of 40 people from RainCity Housing shelter. (THE NEWS/files)
The old building next to Garibaldi secondary is being torn down. (Facebook)

Popular high school hangout in Maple Ridge being demolished

Former students share memories.

The old building next to Garibaldi secondary is being torn down. (Facebook)
The proposed location at 11749 and 11761 Burnett Street is behind an oil change business. (Google Maps)

News Views: Welcome

Province purchasing property for supportive housing units and shelter beds.

The proposed location at 11749 and 11761 Burnett Street is behind an oil change business. (Google Maps)