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Winners Gurkirt Kaur Manhas and Balreet Kaur Randhawa with teacher Ms. Singh. (contributed photo)

Surrey students take home Punjabi literature prizes

Five Surrey high school students are celebrating after winning youth Dhahan Prize

Winners Gurkirt Kaur Manhas and Balreet Kaur Randhawa with teacher Ms. Singh. (contributed photo)
Mainroad Lower Mainland Contracting is preparing for winter driving conditions with a chilly, potentially snowy forecast on the way. (file photo)

Lower Mainland commuters urged to be ready for winter driving conditions

Mainroad preparing for potentially snowy, icy conditions on Port Mann, Alex Fraser bridges

Mainroad Lower Mainland Contracting is preparing for winter driving conditions with a chilly, potentially snowy forecast on the way. (file photo)
Surrey RCMP are hoping the public can help find Venassa Auger, a 42-year-old woman missing since Nov. 12.

Surrey RCMP hopes public can help find missing woman

Venassa Auger, 42, missing since Nov. 12, last seen on King George Boulevard in Surrey

Surrey RCMP are hoping the public can help find Venassa Auger, a 42-year-old woman missing since Nov. 12.
White Rock resident Lise Hines is one of three Surrey “Spark” Program winners, granting her $3,000 in seed funding for her carefully curated ‘With the Chef’ food tasting tours. (contributed photo)

White Rock resident, Surrey photographer among 3 Surrey ‘Spark’ Program winners

Funding will help Lise Hines focus on food tasting tours in the area

White Rock resident Lise Hines is one of three Surrey “Spark” Program winners, granting her $3,000 in seed funding for her carefully curated ‘With the Chef’ food tasting tours. (contributed photo)
The White Rock South Surrey Titans Bantam football team plays in the VMFL championship Sunday in Langley. contributed photo

White Rock-South Surrey Titans head to VMFL championships in Langley Sunday

Bantam, junior bantam football teams play for chance at provincials

The White Rock South Surrey Titans Bantam football team plays in the VMFL championship Sunday in Langley. contributed photo
Jeff Pearson, left, and Emilio Chiarizia watch Canada play Belgium in the World Cup at Sawbucks Neighbourhood Pub Wednesday. It’s the first time Canada’s men have competed in the World Cup in 36 years. (Tricia Weel photo)

VIDEO: Fans gather in South Surrey to cheer Canada men’s team in first World Cup game since ’86

Despite controlling the play for much of the match, Canada lost 1-0 to Belgium

Jeff Pearson, left, and Emilio Chiarizia watch Canada play Belgium in the World Cup at Sawbucks Neighbourhood Pub Wednesday. It’s the first time Canada’s men have competed in the World Cup in 36 years. (Tricia Weel photo)
South Surrey resident and avid photographer John Cullen captured a flock of Dunlins at Blackie Spit in Crescent Beach with his camera Monday, Nov 21. (John Cullen photo)

South Surrey photographer captures tiny shorebirds during stop on migration route

Two-ounce Dunlins rest from migrating at Blackie Spit in Crescent Beach

South Surrey resident and avid photographer John Cullen captured a flock of Dunlins at Blackie Spit in Crescent Beach with his camera Monday, Nov 21. (John Cullen photo)
A White Rock senior says current government representation doesn’t go far enough when it comes to regulating rent increases at some retirement homes in B.C. Unsplash.com image

White Rock senior says more protection needed for rental rates at retirement homes in B.C.

Private facilities may raise rent, hospitality costs as inflation rises

A White Rock senior says current government representation doesn’t go far enough when it comes to regulating rent increases at some retirement homes in B.C. Unsplash.com image

Excessive speeding in Surrey costs driver $365 and their vehicle

Vehicle impounded for 7 days after driver caught going twice the speed limit on Colebrook Road

A basketball passes through a hoop. (Ben Hohenstatt / Juneau Empire File)

Hoops home opener for boys basketball at Semiahmoo Secondary Nov. 29

South Surrey game features top team in 3A vs. Thunderbirds, ranked No. 1 in 4A

A basketball passes through a hoop. (Ben Hohenstatt / Juneau Empire File)
Layla Brassington, a 22-year-old White Rock entrepreneur, is bringing her longtime dream to life with her new thrift store The Wilder. (Tricia Weel photo)

Bringing a dream to life: Young White Rock entrepreneur opens new thrift store

The Wilder busy with vintage and thrift shoppers since Nov. 5 opening

Layla Brassington, a 22-year-old White Rock entrepreneur, is bringing her longtime dream to life with her new thrift store The Wilder. (Tricia Weel photo)
Surrey RCMP is asking for the public’s help to identify a suspect in an incident involving anti-Asian graffiti that took place in South Surrey. (Lauren Collins photo)

RCMP asking for help to find anti-Asian graffiti suspect in South Surrey incident

Police hope public can help find person responsible for racist spray paint

Surrey RCMP is asking for the public’s help to identify a suspect in an incident involving anti-Asian graffiti that took place in South Surrey. (Lauren Collins photo)
White Rock Christian Academy 2023 grad Rebecca Kim has signed with Oregon State University to join the women’s golf team. (Photos by Duncan O'Brien/Fairway Vision)

Fore! Oregon-bound White Rock 2023 grad joins U.S. university women’s golf team

Rebecca Kim looks forward to studying and golfing in the U.S.

White Rock Christian Academy 2023 grad Rebecca Kim has signed with Oregon State University to join the women’s golf team. (Photos by Duncan O'Brien/Fairway Vision)
White Rock South Surrey Skating Club members Caiden Henderson, 13, left, and Quinn Woroniecki, 11, just won the BC Yukon Sectional skating championship for juvenile pairs after competing in Coquitlam Nov.12. (Photo contributed by Laura Woroniecki)

Dynamic duo: Young South Surrey-White Rock skaters shine in pairs competition

Peninsula skaters place first at sectionals in Coquitlam

White Rock South Surrey Skating Club members Caiden Henderson, 13, left, and Quinn Woroniecki, 11, just won the BC Yukon Sectional skating championship for juvenile pairs after competing in Coquitlam Nov.12. (Photo contributed by Laura Woroniecki)
Making sense of money can be hard. Both a White Rock and a Surrey business have placed in the top 10 wealth advisors in British Columbia, and 10% of the top wealth advisors in B.C. are location in White Rock, according to new rankings. (Unsplash photo)

White Rock, Surrey wealth advisors among B.C.’s top 10 best

Making sense of money: 10% of province’s top wealth advisors located in White Rock

Making sense of money can be hard. Both a White Rock and a Surrey business have placed in the top 10 wealth advisors in British Columbia, and 10% of the top wealth advisors in B.C. are location in White Rock, according to new rankings. (Unsplash photo)
The City of Surrey has won a bid to host 55+ BC Games in 2027. Photo submitted by City of Surrey

BC Senior Games coming back to Surrey in 2027

Celebrating seniors: 55+ BC Games coming in 2027

The City of Surrey has won a bid to host 55+ BC Games in 2027. Photo submitted by City of Surrey
The Realtors Care Blanket Drive happens Nov 14-21, with more than 100 drop-off locations throughout the Lower Mainland and Valley for those who want to help make winter warmer for those in need. File photo

Local realtors work to make winter warmer for those in need with blanket drive

Have a spare blanket or coat? Realtors Care fundraiser starts Nov. 14

The Realtors Care Blanket Drive happens Nov 14-21, with more than 100 drop-off locations throughout the Lower Mainland and Valley for those who want to help make winter warmer for those in need. File photo
The string trio Musical Occasions plays at the Sources Foundation charity gala Frozen - A Winter Wonderland Saturday at Hazlemere Golf & Country Club. Photo by Daryl Currie.

South Surrey ‘Frozen’ gala draws warmth of generosity, raising $420,000 for women’s programs

Gala success ensures women won’t be left out in the cold this winter

The string trio Musical Occasions plays at the Sources Foundation charity gala Frozen - A Winter Wonderland Saturday at Hazlemere Golf & Country Club. Photo by Daryl Currie.
Surrey Artswest artist Johanna Lasner with one of her abstract pieces of art. The group’s showcase, Creative Moments, runs until Nov. 29 from Wednesday through Sunday at Landmark Pop-Up Gallery in White Rock. (Submitted by Surrey Artswest)

Embracing creativity: Surrey Artswest artists share their passion in November showcase

Showcase offers original art and classes by local artists

Surrey Artswest artist Johanna Lasner with one of her abstract pieces of art. The group’s showcase, Creative Moments, runs until Nov. 29 from Wednesday through Sunday at Landmark Pop-Up Gallery in White Rock. (Submitted by Surrey Artswest)
St. John Paul II Academy students Abeti Gutsche, left, and JB (John Benedict) Diego placed second and third, respectively, in the two-kilometre para race at the provincial cross-country championships in Victoria Saturday, Nov 5. (Submitted by Sonya Kupka to the Peace Arch News)

St. John Paul II Academy students run to podium at provincial championships

Peninsula students compete in cross-country provincial finals

St. John Paul II Academy students Abeti Gutsche, left, and JB (John Benedict) Diego placed second and third, respectively, in the two-kilometre para race at the provincial cross-country championships in Victoria Saturday, Nov 5. (Submitted by Sonya Kupka to the Peace Arch News)
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