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Maggie Coles-Lyster of Maple Ridge will take part in the World Cyclocross Championships in Belgium on Jan. 30.

Coles-Lyster set to take on cycling world

Maple Ridge cyclist heading to Belgium to compete in world championships.

Maggie Coles-Lyster of Maple Ridge will take part in the World Cyclocross Championships in Belgium on Jan. 30.
Romana Van Lissum and other wait staff at the CaddyShack will donate a portion of their tips from working during the annual Strip-a-thon.

Strip-a-thon sets new record

This year’s 21st annual Strip-a-thon in Maple Ridge raised a $26,670 for the Christmas hamper society.

Romana Van Lissum and other wait staff at the CaddyShack will donate a portion of their tips from working during the annual Strip-a-thon.
Romana Van Lissum and other wait staff at the CaddyShack will donate a portion of their tips from working during the annual Strip-a-thon.

Strip-a-thon ready for another year

Raising money for hampers.

Romana Van Lissum and other wait staff at the CaddyShack will donate a portion of their tips from working during the annual Strip-a-thon.
John Cowan and the club are collecting socks and other clothing items to help the homeless in the community.

Kiwanis holds sock drive

Saturday at Cap’s cycle in Maple Ridge.

John Cowan and the club are collecting socks and other clothing items to help the homeless in the community.
Shae-Lynn Ringrose had three wins at the National Barrel Horse Association championships in Langley in September and qualified for the world championships in Georgia

Ringrose barrels through the competition

Young rider picks up four wins in two weeks to qualify for 2016 Worlds

Shae-Lynn Ringrose had three wins at the National Barrel Horse Association championships in Langley in September and qualified for the world championships in Georgia
Maple Ridge’s Kate Head will be the starting point guard for the Cascades when they tip off the Can West season Nov. 6 and 7 at home against UBC Okanagan.

Head set to make rookie debut for UFV

Point guard caught off guard when told she would be starting

Maple Ridge’s Kate Head will be the starting point guard for the Cascades when they tip off the Can West season Nov. 6 and 7 at home against UBC Okanagan.
Joan Granholm helps set up Ghost Ridge haunted house at the Albion Fairgrounds.

Ghost Ridge, fireworks on Friday

Halloween weekend starts with a bang at Albion Fairgrounds.

Joan Granholm helps set up Ghost Ridge haunted house at the Albion Fairgrounds.

Davie Jones outdoes itself

370 students at Davie Jones elementary banded together to raise $4,541 for the 35th Terry Fox Run

Maple Ridge Towing hall calls

Just inducted into International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame

Marauders defender Haden Harty tries to drag down a Vernon Panther receiver Friday in Pitt Meadows.

Big plays hurt sr. Marauders

A pair of long TDs set back Pitt Meadows against Vernon Panthers

Marauders defender Haden Harty tries to drag down a Vernon Panther receiver Friday in Pitt Meadows.
SRT’s Bela Piocza keeps chase of Garabaldi’s Jin Sunh and Juan Alvaro Velazquez in senior boys’ AA soccer.

Titans jump on Rebels in season opener

SRT jumps out front early and hangs on to win against Garabaldi in senior AA soccer

SRT’s Bela Piocza keeps chase of Garabaldi’s Jin Sunh and Juan Alvaro Velazquez in senior boys’ AA soccer.

Grow ops can’t go anywhere

One problem is the federal government hasn't provided people with info they need

Pitt Meadows Marauders head coach Matt Todd says he's trying to build more than just good athletes with his football program.

Fostering young athletes

Emphasis on player development key for coaching and player success.

Pitt Meadows Marauders head coach Matt Todd says he's trying to build more than just good athletes with his football program.
Firefighters at the site of the grow op on 121B Avenue

Fire damages Maple Ridge grow crop

RCMP are investigating whether the grow op, on 121B Avenue in Maple Ridge, was a licenced.

Firefighters at the site of the grow op on 121B Avenue
Maple Ridge’s Bruce Perkin shows off the four National Hot Rod Association trophies he’s won over the course of his 40-plus years in drag racing.

Perkin honoured as a pioneer in racing

Local drag racer inducted into Greater Vancouver Motorsport Pioneer Society

Maple Ridge’s Bruce Perkin shows off the four National Hot Rod Association trophies he’s won over the course of his 40-plus years in drag racing.
Fifteen hours after a fire broke out in a Pitt Meadows Coop

Major fire at housing co-op

May have started in carport of one unit, 17 people without homes

Fifteen hours after a fire broke out in a Pitt Meadows Coop
The Flames are still waiting to hear about  players attending junior A camps.

Jr. B Flames in holding pattern

Ridge Meadow Flames head coach Jamie Fiset is getting in a little juggling practice before the start of the regular season.

The Flames are still waiting to hear about  players attending junior A camps.
The B.C. Conservation Service warns residents to secure food sources so not to attract bears.

Maple Ridge bear complaints spiking

Hot dry summer has thrown bears off feeding schedule, says conservation

The B.C. Conservation Service warns residents to secure food sources so not to attract bears.
Don Waite with his latest book

A history of hunting for gold in B.C.

Maple Ridge author is set to release his latest photography book.

Don Waite with his latest book

Suspect sought in Sunday pub stabbing

Victim remains in serious condition after double stabbing outside Haney Public House