Maple Ridge Newswire (Page 3)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Maple Ridge, BC. (Page 3)

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  1. Langley homeless shelter designated overdose prevention centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Cloverdale Reporter

    Fraser Health is implementing temporary overdose prevention services at the Gateway of Hope as well as in Abbotsford and Maple Ridge because of ongoing drug overdose epidemic. Between January and November of this year, there have been 24 overdose deaths in Langley, 32 in Abbotsford, 25 in Maple Ridge, and 92 in Surrey.

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  2. Maple Ridge's RainCity staff saving livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Sean Spear, associate director of RainCity Housing, which operates the temporary homeless shelter in downtown Maple Ridge, and Ash Healey, manager, hold naloxone kits outside the front doors on Tuesday. One staff member at the RainCity Housing homeless shelter in downtown Maple Ridge has saved the lives of 33 people.

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  3. Morning snow surprises city streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    ... night. Then later a snowfall warning was issued. But when four to five centimetres of heavy, wet snow fell on Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows in the space of a few hours early Monday, snow-clearing crews were scrambling. While Mainroad Lower Mainland ...

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  4. Maple Ridge student wins salmon bursaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    Nicola Kroetch of Maple Ridge is one of the winners of the Pacific Salmon Foundation's annual Stewardship Bursary Program. "It's important that young people get the support they need for a well-rounded educational experience, which is where our Stewardship Community Bursary program comes in," said Dr. Brian Riddell, president and CEO of the Pacific Salmon Foundation.

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  5. Shelters taking in everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    ... can open more beds and hire more staff. Each community decides when to declare extreme weather alerts, which, in Maple Ridge, has been in place since the beginning of the month. Pilgrim said during the usual milder West Coast winter weather, the ...

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  6. Pair arrested in convenience store theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    A 22-year-old man has been charged with assault with a weapon and uttering threats after an incident at a convenience store in Maple Ridge. Ridge Meadows RCMP were called to a convenience store in the 20300-block of Dewdney Trunk Road on Monday around 5:15 p.m. after an employee observed a young female allegedly attempting to steal items from the store.

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  7. City prepared for more snow, followed by rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Maple Ridge has skated through the cold snap and is now looking at buckets of rain falling on cold streets and snow-plugged drains by Sunday. The weather service contracted by the city, Northwest Weather Net, is calling for snow on Sunday, followed by rain said Walter Oleschak, superintendent of roads.

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  8. Eagles graduate to ThunderbirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    Two Maple Ridge grads who started running together as eight-year-old track rascals with Golden Ears Athletics Eagles, are becoming UBC Thunderbirds together next year. Jamie Hennessey and Madelyn Huston are almost lifelong friends who met in kindergarten, and have both become elite scholar athletes.

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  9. Longworth moves to provincialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... and will decide the B.C. team for the 2017 Tim Hortons Brier. Team Joanisse from Golden Ears Winter Club in Maple Ridge and Team Geall from Kelowna Curling Club already earned their berths by collecting the most CTRS (Canadian Team Ranking System) ...

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  10. Letters: Give our Maple Ridge MLAs some creditRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    ... officials through seeing the folly of using that site for a shelter. It is refreshing to know the citizens of Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows will have an opportunity to be heard on this issue. But I feel confident that when you make that decision, it ...

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  11. Metro adds to Kanaka Creek parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    Metro Vancouver has added just under five hectares of important and scenic natural areas to Kanaka Creek Regional Park in the City of Maple Ridge in its latest parkland acquisition. The purchase of 4.7 hectares incorporates second-growth forest and towering old-growth Douglas fir, as well as a section of the main stem of Kanaka Creek.

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  12. Rapper Madchild hip hopping for hungerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... he said. a Madchild will be performing at 8 p.m. on Dec. 16 at The Haney Public House, 22222 Lougheed Hwy. in Maple Ridge. Tickets are $30. For more information, call 604-809-3810 or go to http://haneypub.com. We encourage an open exchange of ideas ...

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  13. Province 'stalling' over supportive housing site in Maple RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Friday's announcement by MLAs Doug Bing and Marc Dalton rejecting the latest location for a homeless shelter in Maple Ridge is merely stalling the issue until after the May provincial election, says the mayor. The site at 21375 Lougheed Hwy.

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  14. Tantalus Labs a step closer to startingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    Tantalus Labs, which wants to start a medicinal marijuana greenhouse in east Maple Ridge, now has a licence authorizing it to draw underground water. It's the first water licence issued to a marijuana company under B.C.'s new Water Sustainability Act, according to a Dec. 1 release.

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  15. Police investigate hit-and-runs, and collisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Weyburn Review

    ... police assisted a local resident who received a disturbing message on Sunday and was worried about her son in Maple Ridge, B.C. The RCMP in that jurisdiction was contacted and confirmed the well-being of her son. Weyburn police also assisted a local ...

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  16. Not enough shelter space as temperatures dip below zero: Maple Ridge MayorRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2016 | CKNW News Talk 980

    With temperatures continuing at below zero around the region, there are fears for the homeless who will be caught out in the cold tonight. Maple Ridge Mayor Nicole Read says the existing shelters can take in 40 people but says that's not going to be enough to cover everyone who needs it.

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  17. Christmas Hamper Society tries to help everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    Lorraine Bates, with the Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Christmas Hamper Society, gets ready for this year's drive at the Albion fairgrounds where toys are being sorted. It's the first of December and volunteers are busy taking in mountains of donated goods and gifts and putting them into hampers that will fit a particular person of family perfectly.

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  18. Province shoots down second Maple Ridge location for supportive housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The province will not be moving forward with the site at 21375 Lougheed Highway in Maple Ridge for supportive housing. Discussions will take place with the city on alternate uses for the site, such as affordable housing for seniors or families, according to the province.

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  19. Trace of snow in Maple Ridge, Pitt MeadowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    Mary Jane Duke, with the City of Maple Ridge, shovels snow from the walkways in Memorial Peace Park Friday morning. All #SD42 Maple Ridge - Pitt Meadows public schools are OPEN.

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  20. Snow expected tonight, Friday, Ridge Meadows RCMP warns driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Maple Ridge News

    ... off the roads for any non-essential travel to keep routes clear for snow removal vehicles and first responders." Maple Ridge city's emergency program coordinator Patrick Cullen reminded people they have to clear the sidewalks in front of their homes ...

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