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The Leader’s Cloverdale office in 1953.

Surrey Archives showcases Surrey Leader photographs

Free presentation shares images that appeared in the newspaper during the 1960s.

The Leader’s Cloverdale office in 1953.
The Leader's printing presses in 1929.

The Surrey Leader: July 17, 1929 – March 31, 2017

On Friday, the last edition of the city's 88-year-old storied paper of record will hit the streets.

The Leader's printing presses in 1929.
The Surrey Leader has been delivering news in print to doorsteps for 88 years.

From a weekly paper to online, on demand

The Surrey Leader evolved with the times, moving from print to digital over the decades.

The Surrey Leader has been delivering news in print to doorsteps for 88 years.
The aftermath of a crash at the  7000 block of 138 Street of Surrey.

VIDEO: Surrey pedestrian in life threatening condition after being struck by car

The accident occured at 138 Street and 70 Avenue Sunday night

The aftermath of a crash at the  7000 block of 138 Street of Surrey.
Surrey RCMP respond to reports of a stabbing in Cloverdale Sunday morning.

UPDATE: Manslaughter charge for fatal stabbing in Cloverdale

Surrey RCMP say the stabbing happened as a result of an altercation between two individuals who were known to each other.

Surrey RCMP respond to reports of a stabbing in Cloverdale Sunday morning.
Surrey RCMP respond to reports of a stabbing in Cloverdale Sunday morning.

UPDATE: Manslaughter charge for fatal stabbing in Cloverdale

Surrey RCMP say the stabbing happened as a result of an altercation between two individuals who were known to each other.

Surrey RCMP respond to reports of a stabbing in Cloverdale Sunday morning.
Green Party candidate for Surrey-Cloverdale Aleksandra Muniak at the “Not Forgotten: How many more children must die?” demonstration.

UPDATE: ‘How many more children must die?’

Demonstrators protest actions taken by Ministry of Children and Family Development, remember youth who died while in gov’t care

Green Party candidate for Surrey-Cloverdale Aleksandra Muniak at the “Not Forgotten: How many more children must die?” demonstration.
Affected are in South Surrey as of 3:55 p.m.

South Surrey loses power

BC Hydro is investigating the cause of a power outage in South Surrey affecting 2,295 customers Wednesday afternoon.

Affected are in South Surrey as of 3:55 p.m.
Affected are in South Surrey as of 3:55 p.m.

South Surrey loses power

BC Hydro is investigating the cause of a power outage in South Surrey affecting 2,295 customers Wednesday afternoon.

Affected are in South Surrey as of 3:55 p.m.
Dr. Johannes Koch

A trip to the ‘Bottom of the World’

KPU professor offers a photographic glimpse into life in Antarctica

Dr. Johannes Koch
Surrey Fire Service's Hazmat (Hazardous Materials) response team suits up outside the Surrey Tax Centre to deal with a suspicious package.

UPDATE: White powder at Surrey Tax Centre harmless

Police and Hazmat teams were called out to building at 97 Avenue and King George Boulevard after suspicious white powder.

Surrey Fire Service's Hazmat (Hazardous Materials) response team suits up outside the Surrey Tax Centre to deal with a suspicious package.
Surrey Leader Building

Surrey Archives to showcase Surrey Leader

Explore Surrey in the 1960s through the Leader’s lens

Surrey Leader Building
The Offspring and Sublime with Rome are coming to Abbotsford this summer.

The Offspring and Sublime with Rome coming to Abbotsford; tickets on sale this week

Pair of legendary punk bands to perform in Abbotsford Centre this summer; tickets go on sale this week

The Offspring and Sublime with Rome are coming to Abbotsford this summer.
Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin celebrates his first ever PGA Tour win on Sunday.

Abbotsford’s Adam Hadwin earns first PGA Tour win

Golfer wins at Valspar Championships, qualifies for spot at The Masters

Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin celebrates his first ever PGA Tour win on Sunday.
Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin celebrates his first ever PGA Tour win on Sunday.

Abbotsford’s Adam Hadwin earns first PGA Tour win

Golfer wins at Valspar Championships, qualifies for spot at The Masters

Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin celebrates his first ever PGA Tour win on Sunday.
Over 32 teams are expected to come out for the 2017 tournament.

VIDEO: Stick it to Cancer at UBC on March 18

The Delta Kappa Epsilon Phi Alpha Fraternity is hosting their annual ‘Scott Trapp’ Stick it to Cancer Memorial Ball Hockey Tournament

Over 32 teams are expected to come out for the 2017 tournament.
Over 32 teams are expected to come out for the 2017 tournament.

VIDEO: Stick it to Cancer at UBC on March 18

The Delta Kappa Epsilon Phi Alpha Fraternity is hosting their annual ‘Scott Trapp’ Stick it to Cancer Memorial Ball Hockey Tournament

Over 32 teams are expected to come out for the 2017 tournament.
Vancouver Giants forward Jack Flaman had a goal and an assist in his team's 5-4 overtime loss to the Portland Winterhawks on March 3 in Portland. The Winterhawks followed that up with a 3-0 win over Vancouver the next night as well.

Giants return from Portland with just a single point

Vancouver hockey club can't build off dramatic late-game rally the night before

Vancouver Giants forward Jack Flaman had a goal and an assist in his team's 5-4 overtime loss to the Portland Winterhawks on March 3 in Portland. The Winterhawks followed that up with a 3-0 win over Vancouver the next night as well.
Vancouver Giants forward Jack Flaman had a goal and an assist in his team's 5-4 overtime loss to the Portland Winterhawks on March 3 in Portland. The Winterhawks followed that up with a 3-0 win over Vancouver the next night as well.

Giants return from Portland with just a single point

Vancouver hockey club can't build off dramatic late-game rally the night before

Vancouver Giants forward Jack Flaman had a goal and an assist in his team's 5-4 overtime loss to the Portland Winterhawks on March 3 in Portland. The Winterhawks followed that up with a 3-0 win over Vancouver the next night as well.
The Vancouver Giants will wear special Don Cherry jerseys for their home game on March 14 as part of the Kidney Foundation of Canada for Don Cherry Night.

Giants to wear special ‘Don Cherry’ jerseys

March 14 game at Langley Events Centre is part of Kidney Foundation of Canada for Don Cherry Night

The Vancouver Giants will wear special Don Cherry jerseys for their home game on March 14 as part of the Kidney Foundation of Canada for Don Cherry Night.