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Emergency crews assess flood damage in Abbotsford Wednesday. (Aaron Hinks photo)

Surrey radiothon raises nearly $1M for Canadian Red Cross to help flood victims

Funds will help support relief, recovery for those affected by the flooding in B.C.

Emergency crews assess flood damage in Abbotsford Wednesday. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Surrey city Coun. Jack Hundial. (Photo: Lauren Collins)

‘Grow a pair,’ city councillor tells Surrey Police Union twitter account

‘Email me & meet me face 2 face,’ Coun. Jack Hundial tweeted

Surrey city Coun. Jack Hundial. (Photo: Lauren Collins)
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First homes of Surrey’s new Flamingo block sell quickly in future ‘15-minute city’

‘The public believes in the revitalization of Surrey’s historic Whalley district,’ developer says

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Surrey council on Nov. 21, 2021 approved the purchase of 14 acres in South Surrey for parkland. (City of Surrey graphic)

City approves 14-acre purchase for South Surrey parkland

Property ‘a key piece’ of Darts Hill land-use strategy’

Surrey council on Nov. 21, 2021 approved the purchase of 14 acres in South Surrey for parkland. (City of Surrey graphic)
Metro Vancouver will see 80 millimetres of rain by Thursday night, and the Fraser Valley will see 50 to 70 millimetres by Friday morning. (File photo)

Environment Canada warns rainstorm to hit Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley tonight

80 mm by Thursday night for Metro Vancouver, 50 to 70 mm by Friday morning for Fraser Valley

Metro Vancouver will see 80 millimetres of rain by Thursday night, and the Fraser Valley will see 50 to 70 millimetres by Friday morning. (File photo)
A business on the 1400-block of Stayte Road had to fix its front door Tuesday after an attempted break-and-enter. (Aaron Hinks photo)

Tipped off to suspicious activity, White Rock RCMP stop series of break-and-enters

Police seeking video footage, information with suspects still at large

A business on the 1400-block of Stayte Road had to fix its front door Tuesday after an attempted break-and-enter. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Outside Surrey council chambers, in city hall. (File photo)

Surrey council clashes with Metro Vancouver over land use decisions

‘Metro has really stepped over the red line as far as planning is concerned,’ Mayor Doug McCallum says

Outside Surrey council chambers, in city hall. (File photo)
A single vehicle heads into the U.S. at the quiet Peace Arch border crossing Monday, Aug. 9, 2021, in Blaine, Wash. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Surrey/White Rock residents can buy essential goods in U.S., return without PCR test: CBSA

Confusion over the new rules resulted in a number of people receiving a $5,700 ticket

A single vehicle heads into the U.S. at the quiet Peace Arch border crossing Monday, Aug. 9, 2021, in Blaine, Wash. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Surrey RCMP released a photo of a possible suspect vehicle related to a shooting in South Surrey. (RCMP handout)

Police looking for witnesses of Nov. 11 shooting in South Surrey

Shooting occurred near 16700-block of 17A Avenue

Surrey RCMP released a photo of a possible suspect vehicle related to a shooting in South Surrey. (RCMP handout)
Work to replace the Nicomekl River and Bailey bridges on King George Boulevard in South Surrey is expected to begin this year. (City of Surrey image)

Construction of new, four-lane crossing of Nicomekl River in South Surrey to begin soon

Surrey warns of traffic delays as $22.5M project slated to get underway on King George Boulevard

Work to replace the Nicomekl River and Bailey bridges on King George Boulevard in South Surrey is expected to begin this year. (City of Surrey image)
Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley are going to be hit with 40 to 80 millimetres of rain on Nov. 24, according to the statement (NEWS file photo).

Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley to be hit by 40 to 80 mm of rain starting Wednesday night

Environment Canada cautions they are unsure of total rainfall expected

Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley are going to be hit with 40 to 80 millimetres of rain on Nov. 24, according to the statement (NEWS file photo).
Surrey emergency responders help a pedestrian crash victim on Scott Road in 2019. (File photo)

Vision Zero helps Surrey achieve 22% drop in serious traffic crashes in 3 years

‘I’m pleased we’ve already saved lives through this particular endeavour,’ Coun. Allison Patton says

Surrey emergency responders help a pedestrian crash victim on Scott Road in 2019. (File photo)
Surrey City Hall. (File photo)

Surrey council awards Marex $3.5M construction contract in Newton

This is for work on the Newton Community Centre Road and utility work

Surrey City Hall. (File photo)
A vehicle waits to cross into Canada at the Peace Arch border crossing. (Aaron Hinks photo)

South Surrey senior who went to U.S. to buy gas hit with $5,700 fine

Marlane Jones said, with fuel supplies limited in B.C., she was trying to do the right thing

A vehicle waits to cross into Canada at the Peace Arch border crossing. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Surrey council members separated by plexiglass, with Coun. Brenda Locke, who says she is fully vaccinated against COVID-19 sitting to the right of Coun. Doug Elford, who says he too is fully vaccinated, and to the left of Coun. Steven Pettigrew, who refuses to reveal his vaccination status. (Screen shot)

Surrey Coun. Brenda Locke fears sitting beside Coun. Steven Pettigrew, who refuses to say if he’s vaccinated

If he is not vaccinated, Locke said, ‘I don’t want to sit by him. We sit so close together.’ Pettigrew could not be reached for comment

Surrey council members separated by plexiglass, with Coun. Brenda Locke, who says she is fully vaccinated against COVID-19 sitting to the right of Coun. Doug Elford, who says he too is fully vaccinated, and to the left of Coun. Steven Pettigrew, who refuses to reveal his vaccination status. (Screen shot)
Eileen Mohan, Bill Tieleman and Darlene Bennett preparing to collect signatures for a petition to have a referendum on Surrey’s policing transition. (Facebook image)

Surrey NDP MLAs frosty about taking cop referendum concept to cabinet

‘They either represent Victoria to their riding, or their riding to Victoria,’ Coun. Brenda Locke says

Eileen Mohan, Bill Tieleman and Darlene Bennett preparing to collect signatures for a petition to have a referendum on Surrey’s policing transition. (Facebook image)
The police are looking for dash cam footage and requesting anyone who witnessed the incident and hasn’t spoken to them, to come forward to help with the investigation. (Black Press Media file photo)

Port Coquitlam man dies in fatal Maple Ridge pedestrian collision

Incident led to road closures on Lougheed Highway Sunday night

The police are looking for dash cam footage and requesting anyone who witnessed the incident and hasn’t spoken to them, to come forward to help with the investigation. (Black Press Media file photo)
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UPDATE: 21-year-old missing woman located and is safe, say RCMP

Woman last seen in South Surrey Oct. 23, police say

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The Delta Police Department is expanding its use of body-worn cameras in November to include officers serving in the traffic section. (Delta Police Department photo)

Delta police to use body-worn cameras during some traffic stops

Traffic section officers to join DPD’s violence suppression team in wearing the cameras

The Delta Police Department is expanding its use of body-worn cameras in November to include officers serving in the traffic section. (Delta Police Department photo)
Bradley McPherson with his beloved 1980 GMC truck he called "Emma.” (photo: facebook.com/Bradsmemorialshowandshine)

Surrey toy run to remember man killed at Christmas Eve party 10 years ago

‘We decide to give back in a bigger way to kids,’ says Bradley McPherson’s mother

Bradley McPherson with his beloved 1980 GMC truck he called "Emma.” (photo: facebook.com/Bradsmemorialshowandshine)