Kevin Diakiw

Chief coroner Lisa Lapointe.

Heroin concept garners attention

Surrey Mayor Linda Hepner says she’s heard legal heroin treatment discussed but this is the first time she’s heard it publicly recommended

Chief coroner Lisa Lapointe.
Nelly Furtado will headline Surrey's Fusion Fest July 22 as part of Canada 150 celebrations.

Surrey celebrates Canada 150

Mayor Linda Hepner announces three headliners for city celebrations: Nelly Furtado, Shawn Hook and Hedley.

Nelly Furtado will headline Surrey's Fusion Fest July 22 as part of Canada 150 celebrations.
The last regional homeless count turned up 403 homeless people in Surrey.

Volunteers needed for regional homeless count

Biggest shortfall is in Surrey as Metro Vancouver gears up for March 8 outreach.

The last regional homeless count turned up 403 homeless people in Surrey.
Surrey arson suspect sought

Surrey arson suspect sought

Man caught on camera pouring an accelerant on a 2015 Dodge Charger and lighting it on fire on Feb.13.

Surrey arson suspect sought
Semi crashes into a light control on Sunday.

RCMP investigating semi crash

Surrey Mounties are looking into what happened in a crash between a semi-trailer truck and a pick-up truck on 108 Avenue and 132 Street.

Semi crashes into a light control on Sunday.
Residential construction in Surrey made up the bulk of building last year.

Another billion-dollar year in Surrey


Construction in 2016 soars to $1.47 billion, largely due to residential projects

Residential construction in Surrey made up the bulk of building last year.
Margaret Trudeau is coming to Surrey next month.

Margaret Trudeau comes to Surrey

Surrey Board of Trade names the finalists in the Surrey Women in Business Awards

Margaret Trudeau is coming to Surrey next month.
This dog would not be considered properly leashed in Surrey

Several dog fines climb

The cost for having a canine off-leash in a public area in Surrey will now be $300 – an increase of $100.

This dog would not be considered properly leashed in Surrey
Guildford man shovels the snow around his home on Thursday.

After the storm: Surrey mops up

City initiates clean-up operations after record snowfall

Guildford man shovels the snow around his home on Thursday.
According to census numbers

518,000 residents in Surrey: census

City’s mayor relieved the number is close to local estimates

According to census numbers
Ten-year-old Doberman pinscher Ace was too busy helping his owner Gurbachan Kaler shovel snow Monday to notice that Surrey council has drafted a tough new dog bylaw.

Surrey sinks its teeth into comprehensive new dog bylaw

City will classify canines into four categories: normal, aggressive, vicious and dangerous.

Ten-year-old Doberman pinscher Ace was too busy helping his owner Gurbachan Kaler shovel snow Monday to notice that Surrey council has drafted a tough new dog bylaw.
Environment Canada is warning of freezing rain

Goodbye snow, hello ice?

Environment Canada has pulled a snow warning and issued a weather watch that includes a 'good chance' of freezing rain, flooding.

Environment Canada is warning of freezing rain
Priscilla Paul (left) and Jothish John dig out their vehicle near 148 Street and 72 Avenue on Monday afternoon. Surrey and the rest of the region has been hit with a series of snow storms

Records topple in recent snow storm

Environment Canada is calling for more snow on Wednesday night, but says it should turn to rain by Thursday morning.

Priscilla Paul (left) and Jothish John dig out their vehicle near 148 Street and 72 Avenue on Monday afternoon. Surrey and the rest of the region has been hit with a series of snow storms
Snow hit the region on the weekend causing  school closures in Surrey on Monday.

All Surrey schools closed Monday due to snowfall

The region was hit with a blast of snow again this weekend, causing havoc on Surrey roads.

Snow hit the region on the weekend causing  school closures in Surrey on Monday.
Jeffrey Goddard is now living in Surrey

Warning issued about sex offender in Surrey

The B.C. Ministry of Justice has issued a notification that Jeffrey Goddard, 27, is now living in the city.

Jeffrey Goddard is now living in Surrey
Surrey RCMP seize drugs, including fentanyl

Surrey RCMP seize drugs, including fentanyl

Three people have been arrested and face drug related charges

Surrey RCMP seize drugs, including fentanyl
Colin Hill

Life sentence for man who killed Surrey realtor

Khouri Lamar Green won't be eligible for parole for 17 years for the botched robbery in Cloverdale in 2015.

Colin Hill
Surrey crime plummets in 2016, statistics show

Surrey crime plummets in 2016, statistics show

Year-end figures from the RCMP show across-the-board drops in everything from murder to robbery.

Surrey crime plummets in 2016, statistics show
A vigil is being planned for Holland Park this Friday to remember those slain at a mosque in Quebec.

Surrey responds to Quebec mosque shooting

Mayor 'horrified' at violence; RCMP on alert; candlelight vigil planned for Holland Park later this week.

A vigil is being planned for Holland Park this Friday to remember those slain at a mosque in Quebec.
Sarabjit and Harkirat Batalia

‘We are not happy with the justice system’

Maple Batalia's father reacts after Gursimar Singh Bedi is sentenced to 18 months for his role in Surrey teen's murder.

Sarabjit and Harkirat Batalia