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The Ridge Meadows Flames start a new season tonight at Cam Neely Arena.

Flames start new Junior B campaign tonight in Maple Ridge

Rebuilt roster includes majority of talent from Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows

The Ridge Meadows Flames start a new season tonight at Cam Neely Arena.
Flags are flying at half mast as the nation mourns Queen Elizabeth II. (City of Maple Ridge/Special to The News)

City halls closed in Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows on Monday

Offices will close to observe National Day of Mourning for Queen Elizabeth II

Flags are flying at half mast as the nation mourns Queen Elizabeth II. (City of Maple Ridge/Special to The News)
Audrey Warren, 7, and brothers Bennett, 4, and Nolan, 8, leave a box of free pet treats at the dog park behind Planet Ice in honour of their uncle Trent Edward Gibney for Suicide Prevention Month. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge family using kindness to destigmatize mental health in honour of loved one

Boxes of free pet treats left at parks to spark conversation about suicide and mental health

Audrey Warren, 7, and brothers Bennett, 4, and Nolan, 8, leave a box of free pet treats at the dog park behind Planet Ice in honour of their uncle Trent Edward Gibney for Suicide Prevention Month. (Special to The News)
Gerry Pinel (right) seen here inside a tiny home, will be speaking about housing at GETI Fest. (The News files)

Maple Ridge’s GETI Fest adds new townhall discussions

Annual environmental event happening this Saturday in Memorial Peace Park

Gerry Pinel (right) seen here inside a tiny home, will be speaking about housing at GETI Fest. (The News files)
Maple Ridge city hall. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Mayor candidate would turn Maple Ridge into ‘entertainment mecca’

Local entrepreneur Blackstone one of five running for mayor

Maple Ridge city hall. (Neil Corbett/The News)
Maple Ridge First held a launch event on Sept. 8. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge First team holds launch event

Elector organization backs incumbents mayor Morden and three councillors

Maple Ridge First held a launch event on Sept. 8. (Special to The News)
The Terry Fox Run will be virtual again this year. (The News files)

Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Terry Fox Run virtual again this year

No organizer could be found for the 42nd annual event

The Terry Fox Run will be virtual again this year. (The News files)
Ginna Berg, executive director of the Fraser River Indigenous Society, front, along with Rachel Simons, left, Mia Harry, center, and Glenda Morin, shows off orange T-shirts the society is selling before National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Friday, Sept. 30. (Colleen Flanagan/The News)

Orange shirts for sale for in Maple Ridge for upcoming Truth and Reconciliation Day

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation will take place Friday, Sept. 30

Ginna Berg, executive director of the Fraser River Indigenous Society, front, along with Rachel Simons, left, Mia Harry, center, and Glenda Morin, shows off orange T-shirts the society is selling before National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Friday, Sept. 30. (Colleen Flanagan/The News)
Darleen Bernard is running for Mayor of Maple Ridge. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge mayoralty candidate favours less density in development

Retired nurse Darleen Bernard seeks mayor’s chair

Darleen Bernard is running for Mayor of Maple Ridge. (Special to The News)
Election signage on the Lougheed Highway for the Maple Ridge First slate. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Maple Ridge council candidates cry foul over slate’s advertising

Election chief says no rules have been broken by Maple Ridge First

Election signage on the Lougheed Highway for the Maple Ridge First slate. (Neil Corbett/The News)
Maple Ridge city councillor Ahmed Yousef nominated the Friends In Need Food Bank for the Fortis BC Community Giving Awards. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge food bank receives $15,000 from FortisBC

Money to go towards Friends In Need Food Bank school meal and snack program

Maple Ridge city councillor Ahmed Yousef nominated the Friends In Need Food Bank for the Fortis BC Community Giving Awards. (Special to The News)
There are five candidates running for mayor in Maple Ridge. (The News files)

Election issues to be debated in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows

All candidates meetings scheduled in coming weeks

There are five candidates running for mayor in Maple Ridge. (The News files)
Golden Ears Mountain can hardly be seen through the haze of the wildfire smoke covering the Fraser Valley. (Colleen Flanagan/The News)
Golden Ears Mountain can hardly be seen through the haze of the wildfire smoke covering the Fraser Valley. (Colleen Flanagan/The News)
Wildfire reportedly burning along the west side of Stave Lake, at about the 20 or 21-kilometre mark. (Mission Fire Rescue Service Facebook)

Fire ban still in place in Maple Ridge fire chief warns

Fines of up to $1,000 for those who disobey

Wildfire reportedly burning along the west side of Stave Lake, at about the 20 or 21-kilometre mark. (Mission Fire Rescue Service Facebook)
Megan Kok snapped a picture of her husband, Jerome, and daughter, Mikenna, at Jerry Sulina Park, by the Laity Farms. The pair stopped for a bit on the bench to watch their dogs frolic and play. (Special to The News)

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  • Sep 12, 2022
Megan Kok snapped a picture of her husband, Jerome, and daughter, Mikenna, at Jerry Sulina Park, by the Laity Farms. The pair stopped for a bit on the bench to watch their dogs frolic and play. (Special to The News)
Katie Sullivan is running for a second term on school board. (Special to The News)
Katie Sullivan is running for a second term on school board. (Special to The News)
Daniel Amesbury has signed with the Danbury Hat Tricks. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge enforcer will play pro hockey in Connecticut

Daniel Amesbury signs with Danbury Hat Tricks

Daniel Amesbury has signed with the Danbury Hat Tricks. (Special to The News)
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Coastal Wildfire battles blaze in forest northeast of Maple Ridge

Fire crews on ground and in air fighting flames near Stave Lake believe started by abandon campfire

(Black Press Media Creative)
An early morning start at Maple Ridge Golf Course reminded Jerry McLure that fall is on its way, the mist rising from the greens (or should we say the golden grasses) along side the rising sun. (Special to The News)

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  • Sep 11, 2022
An early morning start at Maple Ridge Golf Course reminded Jerry McLure that fall is on its way, the mist rising from the greens (or should we say the golden grasses) along side the rising sun. (Special to The News)
Lise Quinn, left, won the Ridge Meadows Hospital Foundation’s Fortune 50/50, presented with the foundation’s executive director Laura Butler. (Special to The News)

50/50 winner nets more than $10K in Maple Ridge hospital foundation raffle

Funds raised going towards purchasing essential equipment and other high priority needs

Lise Quinn, left, won the Ridge Meadows Hospital Foundation’s Fortune 50/50, presented with the foundation’s executive director Laura Butler. (Special to The News)
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