Pitt Meadows

Machine gun on roof of Pitt Meadows municipal hall, circa 1929. (Pitt Meadows Museum & Archives/Special to The News)

LOOKING BACK: German machine gun mystery solved – at least part of it

Recently discovered documents uncovered how war trophies came to exist in Pitt Meadows

  • Apr 17, 2021

 

Ken Stewart will serve another term as president of the Alouette River Management Society. (THE NEWS-files)

ARMS takes aim at city subdivision, Hydro’s water licence in coming year

Ken Stewart back as president of Maple Ridge conservation group

 

Former Pitt Meadows city councillor David Murray was convicted of sex assault, and is now being sued by the victim. (files)

Former Pitt Meadows city councillor sued for sex assault

David Murray was convicted in 2017 of sexually assaulting a teen 25 years earlier

 

Tori Peterson was named Pitcher of the Week in the NCAA Ohio Valley Conference. (Facebook/Eastern Kentucky University)

Pitt Meadows pitcher shining in the NCAA

Tori Peterson wins accolades during a great season

Tori Peterson was named Pitcher of the Week in the NCAA Ohio Valley Conference. (Facebook/Eastern Kentucky University)
Maple Ridge artist Renato Muccillo works on a piece called Flotilla that will be on display at his solo exhibition Scene/Unseen. (Special to The News)

Solo show at New York Gallery for Maple Ridge artist

Renato Muccillo’s paintings highlight Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows landscapes

Maple Ridge artist Renato Muccillo works on a piece called Flotilla that will be on display at his solo exhibition Scene/Unseen. (Special to The News)
The Greater Vancouver geographic distribution of COVID-19 cases for the week of April 4-10, from the BC Centre for Disease Control.

Week sees 217 cases of COVID-19 in Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows

Fraser Health emphasizes the importance of testing, following health orders

The Greater Vancouver geographic distribution of COVID-19 cases for the week of April 4-10, from the BC Centre for Disease Control.
School sign at Pitt Meadows secondary. (Neil Corbett/The News)

New COVID-19 exposures at two Maple Ridge schools

Blue Mountain and c’usqunela elementary schools listed by Fraser Health

School sign at Pitt Meadows secondary. (Neil Corbett/The News)
Dianne Stoesz rides Georgia, owned by Gianna Massey, over the step-overs at Horseman’s Park. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge park fitted with equestrian obstacles

Horseman’s Park now has four obstacles for horse riders to practice on

Dianne Stoesz rides Georgia, owned by Gianna Massey, over the step-overs at Horseman’s Park. (Special to The News)
Rich Goulet receives a volunteer award from then Prime Minister Stephen Harper. (Contributed)

Petition for Rich Goulet gymnasium keeps growing

More than 4,200 seek honour for Pitt Meadows basketball coach

Rich Goulet receives a volunteer award from then Prime Minister Stephen Harper. (Contributed)
A drawing of the proposed Harris Road overpass in Pitt Meadows.

Pitt Meadows residents invited to road and rail project updates

Results of noise and vibration study will be made public

A drawing of the proposed Harris Road overpass in Pitt Meadows.
Dogs big and small on the patio at Witchcraft Beer Market and Bistro. (City of Maple Ridge/Youtube)

VIDEO: Maple Ridge businesses embrace new dog friendly pilot project

Pets can come onto a patio at a restaurant or enter participating retail spaces

Dogs big and small on the patio at Witchcraft Beer Market and Bistro. (City of Maple Ridge/Youtube)
Ken Dockendorf is rallying opposition to the changes to high school sports governance. (The News files)

Maple Ridge coaches oppose changes to high school sports governance

Vote coming on May 1 could change varsity sports across B.C.

Ken Dockendorf is rallying opposition to the changes to high school sports governance. (The News files)
Maple Ridge's Doug Ubell caught some photographs recently that he was anxious to share, one taken while on the Trans-Canada Trail looking southwest towards the Pitt River Bridge, and another from on Golden Ears Bridge. (Special to The News)

Traffic on Golden Ears Bridge returning to pre-pandemic levels

Commuters from Langley, Pitt Meadows, and Maple Ridge still driving more, taking transit less

Maple Ridge's Doug Ubell caught some photographs recently that he was anxious to share, one taken while on the Trans-Canada Trail looking southwest towards the Pitt River Bridge, and another from on Golden Ears Bridge. (Special to The News)
A sign to students outside Pitt Meadows secondary. The school is not currently listed by Fraser Health as having COVID-19 exposures. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Four more Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows schools exposed to COVID-19

Cases at three public schools and Maple Ridge Christian

A sign to students outside Pitt Meadows secondary. The school is not currently listed by Fraser Health as having COVID-19 exposures. (Neil Corbett/The News)
Connie Werzun has taken up photography classes, and tok this picture along the dikes at Jerry Sulina Park one night recently. Using a seven-minute exposure, “a photo taken at night looks like it was taken during the day.” (Special to The News)

SHARE: Night photo of mountain range appears as day

Send us your photo showing how you view Maple Ridge or Pitt Meadows, and it could be featured soon.

  • Apr 10, 2021
Connie Werzun has taken up photography classes, and tok this picture along the dikes at Jerry Sulina Park one night recently. Using a seven-minute exposure, “a photo taken at night looks like it was taken during the day.” (Special to The News)
Coyotes walk down a Maple Ridge residential street. (Special to The News)

Security camera shows coyotes walking down Maple Ridge street

A warning to Silver Valley residents to keep their pets indoors, says home owner

Coyotes walk down a Maple Ridge residential street. (Special to The News)
Coach Ray Wakeman and the Maple Ridge Lawn Bowling Club are looking for new members. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Maple Ridge club looking for lawn bowlers

Games have been modified for safety during COVID-19

Coach Ray Wakeman and the Maple Ridge Lawn Bowling Club are looking for new members. (Neil Corbett/The News)
Chef Trevor Randle will be presenting a variety of educational cooking demonstrations, where he will guide participants through a series of B.C. grown, quick and budget-friendly recipes. (Special to The News)
Chef Trevor Randle will be presenting a variety of educational cooking demonstrations, where he will guide participants through a series of B.C. grown, quick and budget-friendly recipes. (Special to The News)
Cases for the week of March 28 to April 3, created April 7 by the BC Centre for Disease Control.

COVID-19 weekly case counts hit 231 in Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows

CDC reports 1,941 cases in both cities since January 2020

Cases for the week of March 28 to April 3, created April 7 by the BC Centre for Disease Control.
Teachers from SD42 and other districts in the Lower Mainland flocked to Surrey on Tuesday in the hopes of getting a COVID-19 vaccine. (Sheelagh Brothers/Twitter)

SD42 teachers race to Surrey for leftover COVID vaccines

Maple Ridge Teachers Association head: “There’s no clear directive right now”

Teachers from SD42 and other districts in the Lower Mainland flocked to Surrey on Tuesday in the hopes of getting a COVID-19 vaccine. (Sheelagh Brothers/Twitter)