Phil Melnychuk

Ridge Meadows trying to help find friendly Maggie

Ridge Meadows trying to help find friendly Maggie

Dog stolen in Pitt Meadows but is pregnant

Ridge Meadows trying to help find friendly Maggie
Urgent and Primary Care Centre opened last October in Maple Ridge. THE NEWS – files                                Urgent and Primary Care Centre opened last October in Maple Ridge. THE NEWS – files

Maple Ridge’s urgent care centre has an urgent role

New facility being used for testing COVID-19 – but NOT on a walk-in basis

Urgent and Primary Care Centre opened last October in Maple Ridge. THE NEWS – files                                Urgent and Primary Care Centre opened last October in Maple Ridge. THE NEWS – files
Activities still on until Friday at Thomas Haney in Maple Ridge

Activities still on until Friday at Thomas Haney in Maple Ridge

Classes though were cancelled Tuesday by ministry to combat COVID-19

Activities still on until Friday at Thomas Haney in Maple Ridge
Pitt Meadows seeks emergency powers to enforce COVID-19 precautions

Pitt Meadows seeks emergency powers to enforce COVID-19 precautions

Wants ability to act faster, close businesses, if needed

Pitt Meadows seeks emergency powers to enforce COVID-19 precautions
Police made arrest early Friday. THE NEWS – files

Emergency response team make arrest in Maple Ridge

One in custody from search of home Friday morning

Police made arrest early Friday. THE NEWS – files
Cop shop still open, but stay away if you’re sick, police ask

Cop shop still open, but stay away if you’re sick, police ask

Police in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows say they’re here for people during COVID-19 crisis

Cop shop still open, but stay away if you’re sick, police ask
Maple Ridge cancels all city events during COVID-19 crisis

Maple Ridge cancels all city events during COVID-19 crisis

No access to play structures, no more events

Maple Ridge cancels all city events during COVID-19 crisis
Alouette Heights.

Soap needed to fight virus, says Maple Ridge resident

But tenants responsible for personal supply, said Alouette Heights operator

Alouette Heights.
COVID-19 outbreak slamming local businesses

COVID-19 outbreak slamming local businesses

New rules in place on restaurants and bars

COVID-19 outbreak slamming local businesses
Maple Ridge closes doors on public buildings in COVID-19 combat

Maple Ridge closes doors on public buildings in COVID-19 combat

Metro Vancouver cities shut down rec facilities for health reasons

Maple Ridge closes doors on public buildings in COVID-19 combat
UPDATED: Maple Ridge recreation facilities stay open for now

UPDATED: Maple Ridge recreation facilities stay open for now

City taking cues from B.C. Centre for Disease Control

UPDATED: Maple Ridge recreation facilities stay open for now
Pitt Meadows shuts down its rec buildings in COVID-19 fight

Pitt Meadows shuts down its rec buildings in COVID-19 fight

City hall, rec centre, library all closed to stop spread of virus

Pitt Meadows shuts down its rec buildings in COVID-19 fight
Ridge Meadows crime stats snapshot for February 2020. Contributed

Personal crimes drop a bit in February in Maple Ridge

Down by four per cent from a year ago

Ridge Meadows crime stats snapshot for February 2020. Contributed
Head-on collision in Maple Ridge between bike and pickup

Head-on collision in Maple Ridge between bike and pickup

Rider taken to hospital with serious injuries

Head-on collision in Maple Ridge between bike and pickup
Thursday and Friday big shows cancelled at ACT. THE NEWS – files

UPDATE: The ACT shuts its doors

Though, March Break camps and essential childcare with less than 50 people still a go until March 20

Thursday and Friday big shows cancelled at ACT. THE NEWS – files
Finance minister says outbreak is going to hurt

Finance minister says outbreak is going to hurt

COVID-19 will have impact, James says at Pitt Meadows-Maple Ridge Chamber of Commerce

Finance minister says outbreak is going to hurt
Judy Darcy, the Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, addresses a crowd gathered for the grand opening of Foundry Ridge Meadows. (Colleen Flanagan-THE NEWS)                                Judy Darcy, the Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, addresses a crowd gathered for the grand opening of Foundry Ridge Meadows. (Colleen Flanagan-THE NEWS)

Foundry Ridge Meadows now fully open

New premises offers one-stop shop for kids

Judy Darcy, the Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, addresses a crowd gathered for the grand opening of Foundry Ridge Meadows. (Colleen Flanagan-THE NEWS)                                Judy Darcy, the Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, addresses a crowd gathered for the grand opening of Foundry Ridge Meadows. (Colleen Flanagan-THE NEWS)
Grant helps reduce wildfire risk. THE NEWS – files

Cash helps Pitt Meadows fight wildfires

$25,000 from B.C.-wide resiliency program

Grant helps reduce wildfire risk. THE NEWS – files
Foundry opens its doors in Maple Ridge

Foundry opens its doors in Maple Ridge

One-stop mental health shop for youth

Foundry opens its doors in Maple Ridge
Pitt Meadows is proceeding with a RCMP separate detachment. THE NEWS – files

Pitt Meadows mounted police a step closer

Council votes to seek permission of government, RCMP to form its own detachment

Pitt Meadows is proceeding with a RCMP separate detachment. THE NEWS – files