Tim Fitzgerald

Connie McGonigal

Donations for back to school

Salvation Army seeking contributions to help kids get back to class

Connie McGonigal
Stephen Garrett has partnered with Lindsay Stroud at Bean Around Books and Tea to host Death Cafe.

Coffee, and thoughts on dying

Local cafe hosts discussion on mortality.

Stephen Garrett has partnered with Lindsay Stroud at Bean Around Books and Tea to host Death Cafe.
Theft after a night’s rescue

Theft after a night’s rescue

Search team member has her purse stolen.

Theft after a night’s rescue
Lawrence Locke (left)

Intimacy the main ingredient for Parks

Theatre in the Country debuting Neil Simon classic on August 20.

Lawrence Locke (left)
Ross Davies and KEEPS are trying to keep the salmon stocks healthy amid low water levels and warm temperatures.

Province bans fishing in streams

‘All salmon care about is cooling off.’

Ross Davies and KEEPS are trying to keep the salmon stocks healthy amid low water levels and warm temperatures.
Fred Braches (fourth from the left) is part of the History Channel’s new reality show Curse of the Frozen Gold

Braches joins the search for gold

Local historian part of new TV series looking to solve Slumach’s legend.

Fred Braches (fourth from the left) is part of the History Channel’s new reality show Curse of the Frozen Gold
Drug overdose suspected in Maple Ridge man's death

Drug overdose suspected in Maple Ridge man’s death

29-year-old was known to police.

Drug overdose suspected in Maple Ridge man's death
Dr. Biju Mathew drove to Medicine Hat to see how the city there was handling its homelessness problem.

What happened in the Hat

No short solution to ending perplexing problem of homelessness

Dr. Biju Mathew drove to Medicine Hat to see how the city there was handling its homelessness problem.

Camp total holding steady

City still looking for shelter location, mayor expects locations within a week

A doctors whose office is next to the homeless camp on Cliff Avenue claims it continues to grow.

Camp needle exchange worker quits

A growing camp on Cliff Avenue is now without its needle exchange program after the employee covering the region quit on Saturday.

A doctors whose office is next to the homeless camp on Cliff Avenue claims it continues to grow.
B.C. Ambulance

Another battle in Cliff Avenue camp

One man taken to hospital, another behind bars, charges possible

B.C. Ambulance
Bruce Coughlan will spend two weeks touring Scotland before returninghome to Maple Ridge to play in early August.

The mobile world hurting our music

People missing out a lot as they’re stuck on screens

Bruce Coughlan will spend two weeks touring Scotland before returninghome to Maple Ridge to play in early August.
The Alouette River will once again turn into a sea of yellow.

5th Rotary Duck race on weekend

Ticket sales will continue on race day at the event in hopes of topping last year’s total of $83,000.

The Alouette River will once again turn into a sea of yellow.
In Nepal

Making a difference in Nepal

Pitt firefighter and nurse goes on humanitarian mission with GlobalMedic to help in earthquake recovery.

In Nepal
Caribbean Fest is moving from downtown to Albion flats.

Caribbean Fest moving to Albion Fairgrounds

Two-day event draws thousands, needs more space and more parking

Caribbean Fest is moving from downtown to Albion flats.

Water restrictions tighten during dry summer

A record low snowpack and an unseasonably warm start to the summer in the Lower Mainland points to a summer of tight water restrictions...

Rural homeowners get insurance discounts in Maple Ridge

Some homeowners in rural sections of Maple Ridge may be eligible for discounts on their fire insurance premiums after the fire department...

Maple Ridge firefighters spray water into the attic of a home located on the banks of the Fraser River on the 25700 block of Lougheed Highway on Thursday afternoon. The blaze started in a shed about 20 feet from the house and also spread to a hog fuel pile located about 100 feet from the home.

Fire destroys home near Fraser River

The fire started at about 2:30 p.m. Thursday in a shed and quickly spread to the home and nearby hog fuel pile.

Maple Ridge firefighters spray water into the attic of a home located on the banks of the Fraser River on the 25700 block of Lougheed Highway on Thursday afternoon. The blaze started in a shed about 20 feet from the house and also spread to a hog fuel pile located about 100 feet from the home.
Collette Trudeau

Singer for headline act returns to Pitt Meadows Day

Colette Trudeau, 'afraid of Britney Spears,' now with Mae and Me.

Collette Trudeau
Leah Bedford and Miranda Tymoschuk met on a mission in Kenya for Free the Children .

An Infinite Hope for Change

Kickoff with garage sale with goal of holding conferences, workshops

Leah Bedford and Miranda Tymoschuk met on a mission in Kenya for Free the Children .