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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits 10 Downing Street to meet with British Prime Minister Liz Truss in London on Sunday, September 18, 2022, ahead of the funeral service for the late Queen Elizabeth II. Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch and a rock of stability across much of a turbulent century, died Thursday Sept. 8, 2022, after 70 years on the throne. She was 96. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Trudeau meets with UK prime minister, other world leaders ahead of queen’s funeral

PM brushed off question around reconsidering Canada’s ties to the monarchy

A voter casts their ballot in the advance polls, Friday, September 10, 2021 in Chambly, Que. Canadians will vote in a federal election Sept. 20th. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz

Our View: Democracy doesn’t end at the ballot box

The hard work comes in between elections

  • Sep 19, 2021
The federal election will be held on Sept. 20. (Chamber of Commerce Facebook/Special to The News)

All six Pitt Meadows – Maple Ridge candidates show up for chamber-organized All Candidates

Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows Chamber of Commerce held their virtual all-candidates forum Friday,…

The federal election will be held on Sept. 20. (Chamber of Commerce Facebook/Special to The News)
The all-candidates debate was held online, through Zoom. (Zoom screenshot/Special to The News)

Environment debate has federal candidates offer different versions of a green tomorrow

Four candidates for the Pitt Meadows-Maple Ridge riding talk all things planet health

The all-candidates debate was held online, through Zoom. (Zoom screenshot/Special to The News)
(The Canadian Press)

B.C. VOTES 2020 MAP: Provincial election results, riding by riding

B.C. likely won’t know which party – NDP, Liberals or Greens – will be leading the province for weeks

(The Canadian Press)
Polls close at 8 p.m. Oct 24. (Black Press Media file)

Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows candidates reflect on COVID-era election and community

The News asked questions not about policies and party platforms

Polls close at 8 p.m. Oct 24. (Black Press Media file)
Voters travelled to Eric Langton Elementary on a clear, crisp, but windy fall day to cast their ballot. (Ronan O’Doherty - THE NEWS)

VIDEO: Maple Ridge voters find process easy, safe

A steady number of voters streamed in and out of Eric Langton Elementary on Saturday afternoon

Voters travelled to Eric Langton Elementary on a clear, crisp, but windy fall day to cast their ballot. (Ronan O’Doherty - THE NEWS)
BC Liberals Leader Andrew Wilkinson, BC Greens Sonia Furstenau, BC NDP John Horgan (The Canadian Press photos)
BC Liberals Leader Andrew Wilkinson, BC Greens Sonia Furstenau, BC NDP John Horgan (The Canadian Press photos)
Voters lined up on the first day of advanced voting to cast their ballot in the 2020 provincial election. Today is general election day, province-wide, and those heading to the polls can expect line ups at some stations. They are asked to respect safety precautions. (Wolf Depner/Black Press Media files)

Election Day in B.C. has come to an end

Polls are closed and today’s votes are being tabulated. We’ll keep you apprised as the numbers come in

Voters lined up on the first day of advanced voting to cast their ballot in the 2020 provincial election. Today is general election day, province-wide, and those heading to the polls can expect line ups at some stations. They are asked to respect safety precautions. (Wolf Depner/Black Press Media files)
Marc Dalton and wife Marlene on election night with Conservative volunteers and supporters. (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)

Dalton takes riding for Conservatives

Says he personally knocked on 10,000 doors in Pitt Meadows-Maple Ridge

Marc Dalton and wife Marlene on election night with Conservative volunteers and supporters. (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)
(Elections Canada photo)

Polls are now closed in Canada’s 2019 federal election

Stay tuned to The News for coverage of today’s election results for Pitt Meadows-Maple Ridge

(Elections Canada photo)
ELECTION DAY: Polls are now closed

ELECTION DAY: Polls are now closed

Voters in 162 municipalities in B.C. set to elect mayor, council, school board and more

  • Oct 20, 2018
ELECTION DAY: Polls are now closed
Double the turnout at Maple Ridge early polls

Double the turnout at Maple Ridge early polls

#MRvotes2018: More opportunies for advance voting

Double the turnout at Maple Ridge early polls