Phil Melnychuk

Nicole Leslie caught an image and video of elusive bobcat in east Maple Ridge, Sunday. (Contributed)

Mom, kitten bobcat visit B.C. backyard

Stopped and said hello Sunday, then disappeared into forest

Nicole Leslie caught an image and video of elusive bobcat in east Maple Ridge, Sunday. (Contributed)
Bob D’Eith is leading group on electoral reform. (THE NEWS/files)

MLAs from Maple Ridge, Cowichan Valley to lead electoral reform committee

Voters decide next fall if they want to change system

Bob D’Eith is leading group on electoral reform. (THE NEWS/files)
Metis flag raised at B.C. legislature

Metis flag raised at B.C. legislature

Today has been proclaimed as Louis Riel Day in British Columbia.

Metis flag raised at B.C. legislature
Jordan McIldoon and Amber Bereza had planned on getting married. (Contributed)

Maple Ridge grieves for son lost in Las Vegas shooting

Family issues statement on death of Jordan McIldoon

Jordan McIldoon and Amber Bereza had planned on getting married. (Contributed)
Jordan McIldoon has been reported as one of the casualties in Las Vegas mass shooting. (Contributed)

UPDATE: B.C. man one of two Canadians killed in Las Vegas shooting

Jordan McIldoon, 23, among the 58 dead in deadly U.S. mass shooting

Jordan McIldoon has been reported as one of the casualties in Las Vegas mass shooting. (Contributed)
Items suggested to survive an earthquake. (Contributed)                                PreparedBC makes it easy to make kit.

Odds of an earthquake in B.C., one in three

PreparedBC has an easy-to-follow plan if your city is rocked

Items suggested to survive an earthquake. (Contributed)                                PreparedBC makes it easy to make kit.
Former Pitt Meadows secondary student Jassi Sidhu died in India in June 2000. (Contributed)

UPDATE: Extradition stayed for Maple Ridge pair accused of ‘honour killing’

Source tells Black Press a lawyer filed a last-minute appeal in court

Former Pitt Meadows secondary student Jassi Sidhu died in India in June 2000. (Contributed)
Call volume has grown four times in last 25 years. (Contributed)

B.C. search and rescue stats climbing up

New Canadians are the most likely to get lost

Call volume has grown four times in last 25 years. (Contributed)
Supreme Court rules on Maple Ridge pair’s trial in India

Supreme Court rules on Maple Ridge pair’s trial in India

Decision made after case involving the murder of former Pitt Meadows secondary student

Supreme Court rules on Maple Ridge pair’s trial in India
Dad Peter Short, and daughter Kira.

Truck broken into while B.C. dad grieves

Peter Short was saying goodbye to his daughter, who was dying of cancer

Dad Peter Short, and daughter Kira.
Pitt Meadows Fire and Rescue Service is reconsidering how it responds to burning complaints.

B.C. firefighter pushed, spat on after asking people to extinguish fire

RCMP are still on the hunt for the suspect

Pitt Meadows Fire and Rescue Service is reconsidering how it responds to burning complaints.
People are reminded, not to leave out food that can attract bears.                                files

Police respond to call of bear chased by remote control car

But neither bear, car nor kids were there when cops showed up

People are reminded, not to leave out food that can attract bears.                                files
Clark talking tough on timber in Maple Ridge mill

Clark talking tough on timber in Maple Ridge mill

But NDP say Clark slow on issue after U.S. duties suddenly slapped on lumber

Clark talking tough on timber in Maple Ridge mill
Olympic soccer star Karina Leblanc was on hand Friday for announcment of BC Summer Games in Maple Ridge in 2020.

Summer Games in Maple Ridge in 2020 and a new Karina Leblanc soccer field

One of four future sites announced on Friday.

Olympic soccer star Karina Leblanc was on hand Friday for announcment of BC Summer Games in Maple Ridge in 2020.
Maple Ridge Coun. Tyler Shymkiw

Cost of payday loans to drop in B.C.

Maximum allowable charge for a payday loan in B.C. will drop from $23 to $17 for every $100 borrowed.

Maple Ridge Coun. Tyler Shymkiw