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The Haney Farmers Market returns on Saturday morning. (The News files)

Haney Farmers Market returns Saturday morning

May 1 brings the first market of the year to downtown Maple Ridge

The Haney Farmers Market returns on Saturday morning. (The News files)
Tyler O’Neill made his major league debut with the St. Louis Cardinals in 2018. (Taka Yanagimoto/St. Louis Cardinals)

Maple Ridge slugger O’Neill heating up at the plate

Rollercoaster season sees the MLB outfielder on an upswing

Tyler O’Neill made his major league debut with the St. Louis Cardinals in 2018. (Taka Yanagimoto/St. Louis Cardinals)
Bench dedications along the dikes in Pitt Meadows were so popular that they were stopped in 2013. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Pitt Meadows city hall still not allowing new dike bench donations

But council’s new policy will provide for donations of other amenities

Bench dedications along the dikes in Pitt Meadows were so popular that they were stopped in 2013. (Neil Corbett/The News)
Metro is beginning its messaging about water conservation, and watering restrictions begin on May 1. (Special to The News)

Lawn watering regulation begins Saturday in Metro

Two mornings a week for lawns, but hand watering not restricted

Metro is beginning its messaging about water conservation, and watering restrictions begin on May 1. (Special to The News)
A BC Centre for Disease Control map showing the number of COVID-19 cases in the Greater Vancouver area. The areas with darker shading have higher case rates.

COVID-19 cases drop in Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows for third week

BC Centre for Disease Control records 141 cases for week ending Saturday

A BC Centre for Disease Control map showing the number of COVID-19 cases in the Greater Vancouver area. The areas with darker shading have higher case rates.
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

Two more Maple Ridge schools exposed to COVID-19

Westview secondary, Golden Ears elementary latest listed by Fraser Health

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
Maple Ridge bear conflicts seen on the Wildlife Alert Reporting Program website.

Bear conflicts increasing in Maple Ridge

Conservation officer reminds public to keep garbage, attractants inside

Maple Ridge bear conflicts seen on the Wildlife Alert Reporting Program website.
Maple Ridge council has approved a 4.3 per cent budget increase. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Maple Ridge council speaks against tax relief measures

Council chooses to stick with 4.3 per cent increase, not spend reserves

Maple Ridge council has approved a 4.3 per cent budget increase. (Neil Corbett/The News)
Larry Walker Jr. in BC place stadium when he played for the Montreal Expos in April 1994.

Maple Ridge’s Larry Walker featured in new book about the Expos

Author says hall of fame voters finally got it right

Larry Walker Jr. in BC place stadium when he played for the Montreal Expos in April 1994.
The Triple O’s restaurant on Lougheed Highway in Maple Ridge has been closed by a COVID-19 outbreak, but the service station remains open. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Three Maple Ridge businesses closed by COVID-19 outbreaks

Chrysler dealership, Triple O’s, Cann-Amm Exports hit by virus

The Triple O’s restaurant on Lougheed Highway in Maple Ridge has been closed by a COVID-19 outbreak, but the service station remains open. (Neil Corbett/The News)
Councillors discuss tax increases during a Zoom meeting last week. The city budget will be back on the agenda Tuesday night. (Special to The News)

Councillors want to give Maple Ridge taxpayers a break

Budget back on the agenda Tuesday night for final reading

Councillors discuss tax increases during a Zoom meeting last week. The city budget will be back on the agenda Tuesday night. (Special to The News)
(Black Press files)

Thief drops wallet at Maple Ridge crime scene, arrested when he returned for it

Ridge Meadows RCMP grab two suspects in connection with catalytic converter theft

(Black Press files)
Art artist rendering of the new Pitt Meadows Fire Hall.

Work to begin on new Pitt Meadows firehall

Mayor and fire chief hold groundbreaking ceremony

Art artist rendering of the new Pitt Meadows Fire Hall.
A sign to students outside Pitt Meadows secondary. The school is not currently listed by Fraser Health as having COVID-19 exposures. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Hammond elementary has COVID-19 exposure

Latest of seven schools in Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows district listed with exposure events

A sign to students outside Pitt Meadows secondary. The school is not currently listed by Fraser Health as having COVID-19 exposures. (Neil Corbett/The News)
Aqua fit classes will be among the activities offered when Hammond Outdoor Pool opens on May 3. Registration begins on Sunday. (The News files)

Hammond Outdoor Pool set to open on May 3

Registration begins Sunday for Maple Ridge’s summer season facility

Aqua fit classes will be among the activities offered when Hammond Outdoor Pool opens on May 3. Registration begins on Sunday. (The News files)
(Neil Corbett/The News)

COVID-19 hits Maple Ridge city hall

Changes to public access will begin on Monday

(Neil Corbett/The News)
Educators in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows will be getting a COVID-19 vaccination after being deemed a higher priority. (Ronan O’Doherty/The News)

Educators in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows getting the jab

Fraser Health says vaccinations coming, many teachers already getting it by age

Educators in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows will be getting a COVID-19 vaccination after being deemed a higher priority. (Ronan O’Doherty/The News)
The Burnett Street supportive housing complex was built by BC Housing. (The News files)

BC Housing holds another online dialogue about Maple Ridge

Seniors, supportive housing among the topics

The Burnett Street supportive housing complex was built by BC Housing. (The News files)
Nick Trask and Ryan Ellison died in a boat accident on Osoyoos Lake in 2019. (Facebook photo)

Coroner cites meth use, high speed in boating deaths of Maple Ridge men

Pair were killed after colliding with another boat on Osoyoos Lake

Nick Trask and Ryan Ellison died in a boat accident on Osoyoos Lake in 2019. (Facebook photo)
The BC Centre for Disease Control published a map showing case counts for the week of April 11-17.

COVID-19 case counts dropped last week in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows

Daily case rates remain high across Greater Vancouver

The BC Centre for Disease Control published a map showing case counts for the week of April 11-17.