James Smith

A Class Auto Body was the location of a suspected arson on Dec. 26

Delta Police seek public’s help to solve Boxing Day arson

The fire was at A Class Auto Body, located at 11954 94th Ave. Police are looking for a green Volkswagen hatchback with a missing hubcap.

A Class Auto Body was the location of a suspected arson on Dec. 26
John Horgan spoke at a campaign stop at B.C. NDP candidate Ravi Kahlon's North Delta campaign office.

VIDEO: NDP to freeze Hydro rates if elected

NDP leader John Horgan hinted at some election promises at a campaign stop in North Delta.

John Horgan spoke at a campaign stop at B.C. NDP candidate Ravi Kahlon's North Delta campaign office.
B.C. Lions owner David Braley says the team 'has to be sold.'

VIDEO: B.C. Lions owner says he’s selling the team

In a video posted to the team’s website and social media channels, David Braley said a sale could happen as soon as this year.

B.C. Lions owner David Braley says the team 'has to be sold.'
Surrey man charged with assaulting Delta Police officer

Surrey man charged with assaulting Delta Police officer

Jessie Nolan, 34, has been charged with assaulting a police officer causing bodily harm and obstructing a police officer.

Surrey man charged with assaulting Delta Police officer
Delta North MLA Scott Hamilton (back row

Transition house for victims of domestic abuse to open in Delta

The house will be the first of its kind in Delta and will provide housing for up to eight women and their children.

Delta North MLA Scott Hamilton (back row
Police have identified a body found Friday afternoon as belonging to 52-year-old North Delta resident Allen William Skedden.

Body found in Richmond identified as missing North Delta man

Allen William Skedden, 52, was last seen in New Westminster on Feb 21. His death has been deemed suspicious.

Police have identified a body found Friday afternoon as belonging to 52-year-old North Delta resident Allen William Skedden.
Delta councillors were surprised and

Delta councillors ‘incensed’ over Richmond mayor’s letter opposing any new casinos in the region

In a letter to BCLC CEO Jim Lightbody, Richmond Mayor Malcolm Brodie outlined his city's opposition a new casino south of the Fraser River.

Delta councillors were surprised and
Delta North MLA to help craft transportation plan

Delta North MLA to help craft transportation plan

MLA Scott Hamilton will consult local government officials, First Nations, chambers of commerce and community leaders south of the Fraser.

Delta North MLA to help craft transportation plan
Executive Hotels and Resorts announced last week that it will renovate and reopen Splashdown Waterpark in June 2017

Tsawwassen waterpark makes ‘Big Splash’ with news of upcoming reopening

Big Splash waterpark will open in June 2017 at the former Splashdown site.

Executive Hotels and Resorts announced last week that it will renovate and reopen Splashdown Waterpark in June 2017
Ice bombs have hit several cars

Ministry to use chopper as temporary solution for snow clearing on Alex Fraser Bridge

In order to minimize closures due to falling "ice bombs," a heavy-lift helicopter will be used to blow the snow off the bridge's cables.

Ice bombs have hit several cars
Delta Police are looking for a blue 2011 Toyota Corolla with B.C. license plate AS3 54D believed to have been involved in a shooting in North Delta on Oct. 24.

Delta Police looking for vehicle of interest in North Delta shooting

Delta Police are looking for a blue 2011 Toyota Corolla with B.C. license plate AS3 54D believed to be involved in a shooting on Oct. 24.

Delta Police are looking for a blue 2011 Toyota Corolla with B.C. license plate AS3 54D believed to have been involved in a shooting in North Delta on Oct. 24.
Delta MP Carla Qualtrough and Parliamentary Secretary for Environment and Climate Change Jonathan Wilkinson were at Canadian Coast Guard Base – Sea Island on Nov. 25 to announce specific initiatives from the federal government’s Oceans Protection Plan that will benefit Lower Mainland communities and B.C. as a whole.

Federal government to restore regional planning forum for lower Fraser River

The government is looking to reinstate regional planning forums that were cancelled by the previous Conservative administration.

Delta MP Carla Qualtrough and Parliamentary Secretary for Environment and Climate Change Jonathan Wilkinson were at Canadian Coast Guard Base – Sea Island on Nov. 25 to announce specific initiatives from the federal government’s Oceans Protection Plan that will benefit Lower Mainland communities and B.C. as a whole.
Trinity McKenzie

UPDATE: Missing 15-year-old from Surrey found safe and sound

Fifteen-year-old Trinity McKenzie has been located safe and sound. She had been missing since Nov. 7.

Trinity McKenzie
On Nov. 23

Delta Police investigating two-vehicle crash on Highway 10

Highway 10 will remain closed through rush hour as police investigate a head-on collision between a van and a semi truck.

On Nov. 23
Delta MP Carla Qualtrough (left) and Delta Mayor Lois Jackson joined Delta North MLA Scott Hamilton to announce the start of construction for the new interchange to replace the traffic signal at the intersection of Highway 91 and 72nd Avenue.

Construction to start on interchange in Delta at Highway 91 and 72nd Avenue

Local dignitaries gathered in North Delta last week to announce the start of construction for an interchange at Highway 91 and 72nd Avenue.

Delta MP Carla Qualtrough (left) and Delta Mayor Lois Jackson joined Delta North MLA Scott Hamilton to announce the start of construction for the new interchange to replace the traffic signal at the intersection of Highway 91 and 72nd Avenue.
Corporation of Delta staff identified the Delta Town & Country Inn at the intersection of Hwy. 99 and Hwy. 17A as the only appropriate site for a new gaming facility and entertainment complex

Delta chosen as home for the South of Fraser region’s new casino

On Nov. 9, the BCLC announced Delta as its preferred host local government for a potential new gambling and entertainment facility.

Corporation of Delta staff identified the Delta Town & Country Inn at the intersection of Hwy. 99 and Hwy. 17A as the only appropriate site for a new gaming facility and entertainment complex
Burns Bog Escape: Spectral Soldiers starts on Friday

Burns Bog escape returns this Halloween

The Burns Bog Conservation Society is hosting its inaugural Halloween Bog Escape: Spectral Soldiers, an outdoor escape room-type experience.

Burns Bog Escape: Spectral Soldiers starts on Friday
Students at the Burns Bog Conservation Society’s Stepping into Nature festival collect bug samples from Lower Cougar Creek. The creek’s bug inhabitants determine the health of the salmon-bearing creek.

Area students learn about Burns Bog by ‘Stepping into Nature’

The Burns Bog Conservation Society held its second annual Stepping into Nature festival at the Delta Nature Reserve Oct. 10-13.

Students at the Burns Bog Conservation Society’s Stepping into Nature festival collect bug samples from Lower Cougar Creek. The creek’s bug inhabitants determine the health of the salmon-bearing creek.
Delta North MLA Scott Hamilton (centre

Province announces additional trades training funding in Delta

Delta North MLA Scott Hamilton was on Annacis Island last week to announce over $900,000 in funding for trades training.

Delta North MLA Scott Hamilton (centre
Frederick Chester

UPDATE: Missing North Delta Senior found

Sixty-eight-year-old Frederick Chester has been found in Surrey.

Frederick Chester