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Government red tape riling Surrey businesses

Surrey Board of Trade releases its 2022 survey results on government red tape

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Cheney Cloke, acting chairwoman Surrey Police Board. (Screen shot from virtual police board meeting)

Surrey Police Board forging ahead

‘Our community deserves that,’ acting chairwoman Cheney Cloke says

Cheney Cloke, acting chairwoman Surrey Police Board. (Screen shot from virtual police board meeting)
Huge explosion Monday night in Surrey, filmed from across the Fraser River in New Westminster. (Screen shot of video taken by Braden McMillan)

Nobody injured in Surrey island blasts, fire

The blasts and fire happened shortly after 10 p.m. on Monday

Huge explosion Monday night in Surrey, filmed from across the Fraser River in New Westminster. (Screen shot of video taken by Braden McMillan)
Linda Annis, Surrey city councillor. (File photo)

Ever-busy Linda Annis says she’ll put experience as Surrey councillor to good use in 2nd term

‘The big one for me to start with is getting city hall open for the residents again,’ Councillor Annis says in first of eight councillor-elect profiles

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Surrey City Hall. (File photo: Anna Burns)

Locke, Annis want review done of Surrey council’s contentious Oct. 3 land use meeting

Elford warns a reversal of decisions ‘could potentially open up the city to litigation’

Surrey City Hall. (File photo: Anna Burns)
Huge explosion Monday night in Surrey, filmed from across the Fraser in New Westminster. (Screen shot of video taken by Braden McMillan).

Huge explosion, fire on small island off Surrey’s Tannery Park

The cause of the fire is unknown. It’s also not yet known if anyone was injured

Huge explosion Monday night in Surrey, filmed from across the Fraser in New Westminster. (Screen shot of video taken by Braden McMillan).
Surrey mayor-elect Brenda Locke and B.C. Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth. (File photos)

Surrey mayor hopes plan to reverse police transition ready for Farnworth by November’s end

Solicitor General Mike Farworth expects plan ‘would be made public for the citizens of Surrey’

Surrey mayor-elect Brenda Locke and B.C. Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth. (File photos)
Surrey mayor-elect Brenda Locke and Surrey Police Service Chief Constable Norm Lipinski. (File photos)

Farnworth says Surrey can submit ‘untransitioning” police plan

But Lipinski says it’s ‘too far down the road’

Surrey mayor-elect Brenda Locke and Surrey Police Service Chief Constable Norm Lipinski. (File photos)
Surrey Mayor-elect Brenda Locke on election night. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Surrey council a ‘whole new dynamic,’ Elford says

Will the 5-4 voting trend continue on Surrey council?

Surrey Mayor-elect Brenda Locke on election night. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)
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UPDATE: Cops say no criminal offence related to outgoing Surrey mayor’s city-owned car getting banged up

Coun. Jack Hundial expressed ‘extreme disgust.’ Doug McCallum has not yet shed light on the matter

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Surrey mayor-elect Brenda Locke speaks to Surrey Connect party supporters at Mirage Banquet Hall in Cloverdale on election night Saturday (Oct. 15). (Photo: Anna Burns)

Brenda Locke locks it up and becomes Surrey’s new mayor

Her No.1 priority will be stopping police transition from RCMP to Surrey Police Service

Surrey mayor-elect Brenda Locke speaks to Surrey Connect party supporters at Mirage Banquet Hall in Cloverdale on election night Saturday (Oct. 15). (Photo: Anna Burns)
Drugs seized by Surrey RCMP. (Photo: Surrey RCMP)

Air 1 helicopter helps Surrey RCMP seize drugs, stolen motorcycle

Staff Sergeant Duane Honeyman said more than 2,800 doses of illicit drugs were seized

Drugs seized by Surrey RCMP. (Photo: Surrey RCMP)
Map of the new New Westminster-Bridgeview electoral district proposed by the Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission. (Source: surrey.ca)

Surrey council disapproves of proposed fed riding reconfiguration

Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission plans to increase number of federal ridings in Surrey to 8 from 5

Map of the new New Westminster-Bridgeview electoral district proposed by the Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission. (Source: surrey.ca)
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Man drives himself to Surrey hospital after being shot at red light on Scott Road

Police say the victim’s hand was injured in what appears to be a ‘targeted’ shooting Sunday on Scott Road and 110 Avenue

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Surrey Mounties arrest man, trying to ID 2 others related to swarming of police car

Man, 22, was arrested Oct. 4 for ‘intimidation of the justice system participant and obstruction of a peace officer’

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Surrey records ‘impressive’ 4% increase in employment

This is according to Surrey Board of Trade’s latest market labour report

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Surrey mayoral candidate Gordie Hogg signs a contract with Surrey at a press conference in Newton on Thursday (Oct. 6). (Photo: Anna Burns)

Surrey First presents ‘contract’ of election promises to Surrey voters

The ‘contract’ was revealed at a campaign presser in Newton Thursday morning

Surrey mayoral candidate Gordie Hogg signs a contract with Surrey at a press conference in Newton on Thursday (Oct. 6). (Photo: Anna Burns)
Eight candidates hoping to win a school trustee position in the upcoming municipal election (Oct. 15) met at KPU’s Cloverdale campus Oct. 4 for an all-candidates meeting hosted by the Cloverdale District Chamber of Commerce. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Cloverdale hosts all-candidate meeting for school trustees

Eight candidates answered questions from Cloverdale Chamber members

Eight candidates hoping to win a school trustee position in the upcoming municipal election (Oct. 15) met at KPU’s Cloverdale campus Oct. 4 for an all-candidates meeting hosted by the Cloverdale District Chamber of Commerce. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
Surrey City Hall. (File photo)

Surrey mayoral candidate slams rivals’ promises as ‘not believable’

Safe Surrey Coalition promises tax freeze, Surrey Forward says it would stop spending on ‘misguided’ policing transition

Surrey City Hall. (File photo)
Sukh Dhaliwal, left, and Jinny Sims are running to become Surrey’s mayor in the 2022 municipal election. Vote day is Oct. 15. (Now-Leader file photos)

Sims accuses Dhaliwal of collecting pay as MP while campaigning to be next Surrey mayor

But Dhaliwal says Sims has got it wrong and her criticisms are ‘hollow’

Sukh Dhaliwal, left, and Jinny Sims are running to become Surrey’s mayor in the 2022 municipal election. Vote day is Oct. 15. (Now-Leader file photos)