Mike Hall

The sexual assault trial for accused Pitt Meadows city councillor David Murray concluded in Port Coquitlam on Wednesday. (files)

Murray resigns from Pitt Meadows council after sexual assault conviction

Mayor John Becker met with Murray on Sunday.

The sexual assault trial for accused Pitt Meadows city councillor David Murray concluded in Port Coquitlam on Wednesday. (files)
Maple Ridge Leisure Centre is slated for renovations. (THE NEWS/Files)

Letter: ‘It is not a fair system and I strongly object’

As taxpayers, we deserve more from our representation on council.

Maple Ridge Leisure Centre is slated for renovations. (THE NEWS/Files)
The roadway has seen significant increases in traffic volumes as Golden Ears Provincial Park has become the most visited provincial park in B.C. (Tim Fitzgerald/THE NEWS)

Maple Ridge wants to hear about Fern Crescent

City seeking input on changes to winding, tree-lined road to Golden Ears park.

The roadway has seen significant increases in traffic volumes as Golden Ears Provincial Park has become the most visited provincial park in B.C. (Tim Fitzgerald/THE NEWS)
Chef Dez.

On Cooking: Onions and preventing tears

Probably the most frequent question I get asked is, ‘how do I…

Chef Dez.
Alexa Miller. (Contributed)

Golden locks help save lives

Five-year-old Maple Ridge girl donates hair to wig bank.

Alexa Miller. (Contributed)
It, also known as Pennywise the Dancing Clown. (Wiki Commons)

Letter: Grim Reaper of western civilization

Halloween is not just a time of playing dress up, eating candies, and telling innocent ghost stories.

It, also known as Pennywise the Dancing Clown. (Wiki Commons)
Wild Salmon Defenders Alliance protest open net fish farms at MLA Lisa Beare’s office on Friday. (Michael Hall/THE NEWS)

Wild Salmon Defenders Alliance delivers petition to Pitt Meadows-Maple Ridge MLA

Wants the provincial government to remove open net pen fish farms from territories.

Wild Salmon Defenders Alliance protest open net fish farms at MLA Lisa Beare’s office on Friday. (Michael Hall/THE NEWS)
A cross has been erected for McIldoon in Las Vegas. (Lisa Warner/contributed)

Las Vegas remembers Jordan McIldoon

Funeral for Maple Ridge man today.

A cross has been erected for McIldoon in Las Vegas. (Lisa Warner/contributed)
The 1967 PM Day Canadian Centennial celebrations with Mayor Oscar Austring and his wife dressed for the occasion.

Looking Back: Where Pitt Meadows fits in

This year marks the 150th birthday of Canada and over the course…

The 1967 PM Day Canadian Centennial celebrations with Mayor Oscar Austring and his wife dressed for the occasion.
Heuchera foliage.

Gardening: Heuchera, the ‘Queen of Winter’

Colour range of perennial has expanded exponentially past few years.

Heuchera foliage.
International students from across the local school district are raising money to help in México.

Being Young: International students helping México

Proceeds from pizza and cupcake sales going to Red Cross.

International students from across the local school district are raising money to help in México.
James McCloskey, an Aboriginal education resource teacher in the district, display’s the T-shirts students will be wearing.

Orange Shirt Day at Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows schools

Special presentation in recognition of event Thursday at ACT.

James McCloskey, an Aboriginal education resource teacher in the district, display’s the T-shirts students will be wearing.
John Manners is now recovering back at home in England.

Letter: What great people you have in Canada

I tripped and fell when dismounting the West Coast Express.

John Manners is now recovering back at home in England.
Chef Dez.

On Cooking: Ideas for breakfast

On many occasions I have mentioned great ways to transform your dinner-making…

Chef Dez.
Rich Goulet. (THE NEWS/files)

UPDATE: Goulet still looking to coach Pitt hoops

Hall-of-fame coach back home after hospital stay.

Rich Goulet. (THE NEWS/files)
Maple Ridge-Mission candidate Bob D’Eith celebrates an NDP sweep in Maple Ridge with Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows winner Lisa Beare. (THE NEWS/files)

Maple Ridge MLA to chair government finance committee

Bob D’Eith also named to NDP committee for Legislative review.

Maple Ridge-Mission candidate Bob D’Eith celebrates an NDP sweep in Maple Ridge with Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows winner Lisa Beare. (THE NEWS/files)
Firefighters responded to the fire at a house on 123rd Avenue in Maple Ridge.

UPDATE: Maple Ridge family can return to house after fire

Owner puts it out with fire extinguisher.

Firefighters responded to the fire at a house on 123rd Avenue in Maple Ridge.
David Wang is a student at Garibaldi secondary.

In Education: With great power comes great responsibility

With the tan lines beginning to fade, we once again find ourselves…

David Wang is a student at Garibaldi secondary.
UPDATED: Mom killed in alleged hit-and-run in Maple Ridge

UPDATED: Mom killed in alleged hit-and-run in Maple Ridge

Driver of other vehicle left the scene, still not located.

UPDATED: Mom killed in alleged hit-and-run in Maple Ridge
RCMP are at a home on Dewdney Trunk Road between 202nd and 203rd streets in west Maple Ridge.

UPDATE: Victim in prior shooting at same house leaves hospital against advice of doctors

Report of shots fired Wednesday in west Maple Ridge ‘unfounded’

RCMP are at a home on Dewdney Trunk Road between 202nd and 203rd streets in west Maple Ridge.