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  1. Plenty of pumpkins, but no hay for cows at Maple Ridge farmRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... twice the size of the other one," said Laity. The north side of the Laity Pumpkin Patch at 21145 128 Ave. in Maple Ridge opens for the season on Oct. 1 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday and 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The ...

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  2. Legal cannabis tops packed agenda at annual meeting of B.C.'s...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Northern Life

    ... want a co-ordinated regional approach to managing the pesky animals, including "population control" measures. - Maple Ridge is keeping composting top of mind by supporting policy that would require the stickers used to label fruit either produced in ...

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  3. Seniors helping seniors connectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Programs at the seniors society are provided for seniors by seniors in order to enhance their well-being, reduce isolation, promote an active lifestyle encompassing socialization, encourage wellness and knowledge and provide a sense of security and friendship. Volunteers will be out and about the communities of Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows handing out Grapevine, the senior society's newsletter, which will include a calendar of events and activities as well as a brochure on community supports and resource information.

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  4. B.C. court halts extradition of pair on way to India to face murder chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Daily Courier

    ... circulating on Facebook, Klein said, though he declined to provide details. The case involves the murder of Maple Ridge, B.C., resident Jaswinder (Jassi) Sidhu and the attempted murder of her husband Sukhwinder Singh Sidhu, who were travelling by ...

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  5. RCMP recover abandoned vehicle connected to fatal hit and run in Maple RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | GlobalNews

    Laura Woycheshen was riding with a group of motorcyclists on Sept. 14 at about 8:40 p.m. when an eastbound car passed a slower vehicle and struck the 48-year-old, who was the lead rider, head-on in the 27800-block of Lougheed Highway.

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  6. Maple Ridge Mounties hunt for hit-and-run driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    Mounties are hunting for a newer model white sprinter van involved in a hit-and-run this evening in Maple Ridge. Headlight damage on this distinct box-style Mercedes or Dodge utility van will help identify the suspect vehicle, and police are confident someone knows who was driving or where the vehicle is now, explained Ridge Meadows RCMP Sgt.

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  7. Extradition of B.C. mother, uncle for alleged honour killing halted by last-minute rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | Canada.com

    Undated photo of Malkit Kaur Sidhu, front, and Surjit Singh Badesha, mother and uncle respectively of Jaswinder Kaur "Jassi" Sidhu, the 25-year-old Maple Ridge woman who defied her family to marry the man she loved and was murdered in India on June 8, 2000. Jaswinder Kaur "Jassi" Sidhu, with her husband Sukhwinder Singh Sidhu.

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  8. Building a better community with Hometown HeroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    For Mary Robson, the annual Hometown Hero at the Meadowridge Rotary annual sports banquet is more than just honouring the chosen athlete. It's the recognition of the tremendous work and sacrifice the community puts forward to make Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows such great sports towns.

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  9. Witnesses to fatal Maple Ridge accident soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    They are looking for anyone who may have seen a grey 2003 Pontiac Sunfire, similar to the one pictured, that had been traveling eastbound in the 27800 block of Lougheed Highway at around 8:40 p.m. on Sept. 14. Laura Jeglum Woycheshen died Sept.

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  10. Culture Days celebrates spoken wordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... writing to land, time and space. I really like sitting in spaces and writing. I've actually been hanging out in Maple Ridge to check it out sometimes," said Harris, who now lives in Langley. The house that he once lived in is long gone, but Harris ...

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  11. Pitt Meadows gets grant to study flood risksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... project will identify risks that directly affect land owned by the city, portions of land in the City of Maple Ridge, the Katzie First Nation, Metro Vancouver Regional District, the Province of British Columbia, and private landowners. Using ...

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  12. LeBlanc ready to help around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... is cheap and hope can be of short supply. LeBlanc had worn the same Golden Ears soccer club jersey back home in Maple Ridge, B.C., when she first kicked a soccer ball. "It kind of hit me then. I was like 'Wow, I'm exactly where I'm meant to be, ...

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  13. Former soccer star LeBlanc credits UNICEF for helping her understand her purposeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Penticton Herald

    ... is cheap and hope can be of short supply. LeBlanc had worn the same Golden Ears soccer club jersey back home in Maple Ridge, B.C., when she first kicked a soccer ball. "It kind of hit me then. I was like 'Wow, I'm exactly where I'm meant to be, ...

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  14. Health care key to prevent women from returning to prison: UBC studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Researchers interviewed 400 women leaving the correctional centre in Maple Ridge between 2008 and 2010, and conducted follow-up interviews with 207 of them during the next year. Researchers interviewed 400 women leaving the correctional centre in Maple Ridge between 2008 and 2010, and conducted follow-up interviews with 207 of them during the next year.

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  15. UNICEF role has allowed Canada's Karina Leblanc to find her 'why' read commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | CBC News

    ... is cheap and hope can be of short supply. LeBlanc had worn the same Golden Ears soccer club jersey back home in Maple Ridge, B.C., when she first kicked a soccer ball. "It kind of hit me then. I was like 'Wow, I'm exactly where I'm meant to be, ...

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  16. 'They bring so much joy': Clowns rally against proposed balloon ban in Vancouver parksRead the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | National Post

    ... an expectation of balloons," says Milburn, 66, a retired biomedical engineering technologist who lives in Maple Ridge, B.C. "Without balloons, it takes the fizz out of it." That heavy reliance on balloons is why the Milburns joined a handful of ...

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  17. Star Calendar of EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Completely Creedence - the hits of CCR, Friday, Oct. 6 at Arts Centre & Theatre, Maple Ridge. Tickets $42.50 at the Arts Centre & Theatre Box Office. Charge by phone at 604-476-2787 or online at www.theactmapleridge.org. Burton Cummings - Thursday, ...

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  18. Ride for Kira raises thousands for B.C. Children'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Motorcycle and car enthusiasts paid tribute on Sunday to a little girl who lost her battle with cancer in August. More than 66 participants took part in the inaugural Ride For Kira, which travelled from the Tim Horton's parking lot at 207th Street and Lougheed Highway in Maple Ridge to B.C. Children's Hospital in Vancouver.

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  19. Memorial planned for mom killed on east Maple Ridge highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... died late Thursday night when her motorcycle was in a head-on collision on Lougheed Highway at 280th Street. The Maple Ridge mom had been out with friends for dinner and a motorcycle ride when the collision happened at 9:45 p.m. Two other ...

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  20. Memorial service next weekend for Maple Ridge dump truck operatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    A memorial service for a Maple Ridge man killed in a horrific crash in Coquitlam will be taking place next weekend. Bobby Vanderhoef was the operator of a dump truck that rolled onto Lougheed Highway in Coquitlam on Sept.

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