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COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

Yennadon elementary added to Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows COVID-19 school exposures

Two cases at Real Canadian Superstore in Pitt Meadows

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
Ridge Meadows Hospital in Maple Ridge. (News files)

Outbreak at Maple Ridge hospital declared over

Fraser Health says there are no longer any cases at Ridge Meadows Hospital

Ridge Meadows Hospital in Maple Ridge. (News files)
Ridge Meadows Search and Rescue has a new West Canyon Command base to manage searches. (Special to The News)

Ridge Meadows SAR has new base of operations

West Canyon Command fully functioning in Golden Ears park

Ridge Meadows Search and Rescue has a new West Canyon Command base to manage searches. (Special to The News)
The site that was originally planned for a school in Silver Valley’s Blaney Hamlet is before council for residential development. (Special to The News)

Former Silver Valley school site recommended for development

Maple Ridge council considers 20 houses where Blaney Hamlet school was planned

The site that was originally planned for a school in Silver Valley’s Blaney Hamlet is before council for residential development. (Special to The News)
Men with horses and wagons mining gravel in Kanaka Creek in around 1920. (Maple Ridge Museum #P04966/Special to The News)

LOOKING BACK: Maple Ridge’s coal boom – that wasn’t

Discovery of the mineral weren’t total fiction in Kanaka Creek

  • Apr 8, 2021
Men with horses and wagons mining gravel in Kanaka Creek in around 1920. (Maple Ridge Museum #P04966/Special to The News)
Robert Coates is a Maple Ridge resident and photographer who shared a photograph of Kanaka Creek taken on one of his visits to the Cliff Falls area of the regional park. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge firefighters rescue two in separate incidents over Easter long weekend

Both incidents took place at Cliff Falls area in Kanaka Creek Regional Park

Robert Coates is a Maple Ridge resident and photographer who shared a photograph of Kanaka Creek taken on one of his visits to the Cliff Falls area of the regional park. (Special to The News)
The Greater Vancouver Food Truck Festival will return to Maple Ridge this weekend (April 10-11). It will operate out of a gravel lot next to Planet Ice from 11a.m. to 6 p.m. (Special to The News)

Drive and dine in Maple Ridge

Greater Vancouver Food Truck Festival coming to town this weekend

The Greater Vancouver Food Truck Festival will return to Maple Ridge this weekend (April 10-11). It will operate out of a gravel lot next to Planet Ice from 11a.m. to 6 p.m. (Special to The News)
Kristi Blakeway, centre, with high school students who were involved with Project HELLO. (THE NEWS/files)

Maple Ridge principal receives provincial award for helping others

Kristi Blakeway is the recipient of the B.C. Medal of Good Citizenship

Kristi Blakeway, centre, with high school students who were involved with Project HELLO. (THE NEWS/files)
Children were planting trees at a previous Earth Day celebration in Maple Ridge. (THE NEWS/files)

Tree planting in Pitt Meadows park for Earth Day

City hall asking residents to pre-register to take part

Children were planting trees at a previous Earth Day celebration in Maple Ridge. (THE NEWS/files)
The scope of the power outage in Maple Ridge Wednesday morning. (Google Maps/Special to The News)
The scope of the power outage in Maple Ridge Wednesday morning. (Google Maps/Special to The News)
A GoFundMe has been set up for Tracy Dass and her children Linden, 10, and Rylee, 5, whose townhouse sustained major damage after a fire in a neighbouring unit Tuesday morning, March 30. (GoFundMe/Special to The News)

“All I saw was bright orange” – Maple Ridge mother of two describes escape from fire

Tracy Dass and her two children are thankful the outcome wasn’t worse

A GoFundMe has been set up for Tracy Dass and her children Linden, 10, and Rylee, 5, whose townhouse sustained major damage after a fire in a neighbouring unit Tuesday morning, March 30. (GoFundMe/Special to The News)
(Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver/Special to The News)

Lower Mainland home buying ‘at levels not seen before’ say Realtors

Bidding wars for houses in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows continue

(Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver/Special to The News)
The ACT Arts Centre in Maple Ridge. (The News files)

Metro Vancouver announces $150,000 in cultural grants

Eligible Maple Ridge -Pitt Meadows organizations have until May 10 to apply

The ACT Arts Centre in Maple Ridge. (The News files)
Julie Bryson with some of her students. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge coach shooting to keep her sport alive

Julie Bryson says not many clubs left for target sports

Julie Bryson with some of her students. (Special to The News)
Ridge Meadows RCMP are investigating a string of thefts from vehicles in Pitt Meadows and are asking for witness or video. (Black Press files)

Off-duty police dog team tracks down suspect in Pitt Meadows

Ridge Meadows RCMP looking for witnesses, security camera footage

Ridge Meadows RCMP are investigating a string of thefts from vehicles in Pitt Meadows and are asking for witness or video. (Black Press files)
Architect’s drawing of Onni’s Golden Ears Business Park Phase four. (Special to The News)

Onni’s designs “massive improvement” in Pitt Meadows: Meachen

Council reviews fourth phase of Golden Ears Business Park

Architect’s drawing of Onni’s Golden Ears Business Park Phase four. (Special to The News)
Greene’s ring was found on a boardwalk in Prince Edward Island. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge woman’s lost ring found on P.E.I. boardwalk

Melissa Greene’s father carved the Haida-design gold ring for her 19th birthday

Greene’s ring was found on a boardwalk in Prince Edward Island. (Special to The News)
Scott Sarai has launched Love-19, a campaign to help local business during the pandemic. (Special to The News)

Spreading the love to businesses in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows

Gift card giveaway helps local businesses suffering during the lockdown

Scott Sarai has launched Love-19, a campaign to help local business during the pandemic. (Special to The News)
There’s room for all users on the dikes and trails in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows. Everyone just has to be aware and courteous of one and other. (HUB’s Janet Dwillies/Special to The News)

CYCLING: Increasing use of dikes and trails sparks quick review of trail etiquette

Long-time cycling advocate speaks of new bike maps, HUB website, and resources available this spring

  • Apr 5, 2021
There’s room for all users on the dikes and trails in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows. Everyone just has to be aware and courteous of one and other. (HUB’s Janet Dwillies/Special to The News)
A small memorial to Rich Goulet at Pitt Meadows secondary. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Petitioners want Pitt Meadows gym named for Goulet

Online petition gathering thousands of names quickly

A small memorial to Rich Goulet at Pitt Meadows secondary. (Neil Corbett/The News)