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After 29 years without a title, the North Delta Huskies reign supreme in B.C.’s 3A high school basketball division following a win against the Vernon Panthers at the Langley Events Centre on March 9, 2019. (Paul Yates/Vancouver Sports Pictures photo)

North Delta Huskies clinch 3A basketball championship

The Huskies pulled off a thrilling last minute to win this year’s title against the Vernon Panthers

After 29 years without a title, the North Delta Huskies reign supreme in B.C.’s 3A high school basketball division following a win against the Vernon Panthers at the Langley Events Centre on March 9, 2019. (Paul Yates/Vancouver Sports Pictures photo)
Ladner’s Diane Chubb will be signing copies of her first children’s book, Hello World!, at the George Mackie Library on Saturday, March 9. The book was inspired by her now-five-year-old daughter Taylor May Chubb. (Photo submitted)

Debut book by Delta author takes kids around world

Diane Chubb will be signing copies of her book, Hello World!, at the George Mackie Library March 9

Ladner’s Diane Chubb will be signing copies of her first children’s book, Hello World!, at the George Mackie Library on Saturday, March 9. The book was inspired by her now-five-year-old daughter Taylor May Chubb. (Photo submitted)
A Confederate flag appeared in North Delta near Nordel Way and Shepherd Way last week and caused some concern for neighbours. (Saša Lakić photo)

Confederate flag flying in North Delta causes concern for neighbours

Flag’s racially-charged history, use by extremist groups in the U.S., makes some neighbours nervous

A Confederate flag appeared in North Delta near Nordel Way and Shepherd Way last week and caused some concern for neighbours. (Saša Lakić photo)
The North Delta Secondary (black jerseys) beat 3A top seed Sir Charles Tupper in the quarter-final game of the BC High School Basketball Championships at the Langley Events Centre on Thursday, March 7. (Paul Yates/Vancouver Sports Pictures photo)

North Delta Huskies off to the semis at basketball provincials

The Huskies bested Byrne Creek and 3A top seed Sir Charles Tupper to make the final four

The North Delta Secondary (black jerseys) beat 3A top seed Sir Charles Tupper in the quarter-final game of the BC High School Basketball Championships at the Langley Events Centre on Thursday, March 7. (Paul Yates/Vancouver Sports Pictures photo)
Delta School District headquarters in Ladner. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Delta schools receive $2.2M in facilities upgrades

The money will pay for roof upgrades and replacements at Chalmers Elementary and an emergency generator at North Delta Secondary

Delta School District headquarters in Ladner. (Grace Kennedy photo)
Delta MP and Minister of Public Services and Procurement and Accessibility Carla Qualtrough speaks in the House of Commons. (CPAC screenshot)

UPDATE: Delta MP named as interim Treasury Board president

Jane Philpott resigned the position this morning over government’s handling of the SNC-Lavalin affair

Delta MP and Minister of Public Services and Procurement and Accessibility Carla Qualtrough speaks in the House of Commons. (CPAC screenshot)
Delta School District offices in Ladner. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Delta residents call for more EAs and anti-racism training in next school budget

Calls for district to hire more assistants for students with disabilities and a diversity consultant

Delta School District offices in Ladner. (Grace Kennedy photo)
Laura Marenych won the 2019 Delta Idol senior competition after coming in third in 2018, singing “Wait a Bit” from the musical Just So. (Saša Lakić photo)

Redemption for return contestant at 2019 Delta Idol

Laura Marenych finished third in 2018, but won this year’s judges over with her rendition of “Wait a Bit” from the musical Just So

Laura Marenych won the 2019 Delta Idol senior competition after coming in third in 2018, singing “Wait a Bit” from the musical Just So. (Saša Lakić photo)
Though non-competitive in nature, Challenger Baseball offers youth with disabilities a chance to play team sports. (Photo submitted)

Clinic gives North Delta kids with disabilities a chance to try baseball

Kids with cognitive or physical disabilities can try Challenger Baseball before the season starts

Though non-competitive in nature, Challenger Baseball offers youth with disabilities a chance to play team sports. (Photo submitted)
North Delta Secondary will be performing Anne of Green Gables this year with Grade 10 student Katrina Krajsek (centre) in the titular role. (Saša Lakić photo)

Classic Canadiana coming to North Delta Secondary stage

This year’s spring production, Anne of Green Gables, begins this week

North Delta Secondary will be performing Anne of Green Gables this year with Grade 10 student Katrina Krajsek (centre) in the titular role. (Saša Lakić photo)
Delta Hospital. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Fraser Health detained a Delta patient illegally for a year, judge rules

The woman was not allowed to contact a lawyer, denied access to a phone or the internet

Delta Hospital. (Grace Kennedy photo)
(Delta Police Department photo)

Pedestrian in hospital after being hit by dump truck in Delta

Police say 56th Street between 14th and 16th avenues has been shut down while they investigate

(Delta Police Department photo)
Deltans came out again for the 2019 Coldest Night of the Year walk to raise funds for the homeless and hungry. (Saša Lakić Photo)

Over $17K raised at North Delta’s Coldest Night of the Year walk

Deltassist is on track to match last year’s total of $23,000 in donations

Deltans came out again for the 2019 Coldest Night of the Year walk to raise funds for the homeless and hungry. (Saša Lakić Photo)
Marijuana plants grow in a tomato greenhouse being renovated to grow pot in Delta. (Ted S. Warren /Associated Press photo)

Delta council wants stricter cannabis regulations for farm land

City to remain “closed” to retailers while council lobbies the federal and provincial governments

Marijuana plants grow in a tomato greenhouse being renovated to grow pot in Delta. (Ted S. Warren /Associated Press photo)
(Delta Police Department photo)

Delta police arrest three, seize guns and drugs from Surrey residence

“Project Infinity” focused on operations connected with the Brother’s Keepers gang

(Delta Police Department photo)
Pride flag (Cassidy Muir photo)

Delta to address inclusion and services for LGBTQ community

LGBTQ advocate’s proposed initiatives referred to city’s new liveability committee

Pride flag (Cassidy Muir photo)
Edible marijuana baked treats are shown in Vancouver, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018. The federal government has released a list of proposed rules for edible cannabis products in Canada as it prepares to add edibles to the list of legal pot products by next fall. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press photo)

Delta supports proposed Health Canada regulations for cannabis edibles

Regulations focus on standardizing THC content, making sure edibles aren’t appealing to youth

Edible marijuana baked treats are shown in Vancouver, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018. The federal government has released a list of proposed rules for edible cannabis products in Canada as it prepares to add edibles to the list of legal pot products by next fall. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press photo)
Huskies point guard Arun Akter (right) suffered a concussion in late September last year and has been working hard to get back into shape throughout the season. (Saša Lakić photo)

North Delta Huskies are ready for the post-season

Despite injuries plaguing them all season, team says the adversity has helped them become stronger

Huskies point guard Arun Akter (right) suffered a concussion in late September last year and has been working hard to get back into shape throughout the season. (Saša Lakić photo)
Participants at Delta’s first Coldest Night of the Year ranged in age from kids to seniors. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Coldest Night of the Year returns to North Delta

The walk is meant to raise awareness and funds for hungry and homeless in the community

Participants at Delta’s first Coldest Night of the Year ranged in age from kids to seniors. (Grace Kennedy photo)
Delta police attended a stabbing outside of Immaculate Conception Elementary School in North Delta on Feb. 20, 2019. A woman and an off-duty DPD officer were injured, and police have a suspect in custody. (Ron Calliou/Twitter photo)

VIDEO: Woman, off-duty cop in serious condition after stabbing outside North Delta elementary school

The officer was intervening in an alleged assault outside of Immaculate Conception School when he and the woman were stabbed

Delta police attended a stabbing outside of Immaculate Conception Elementary School in North Delta on Feb. 20, 2019. A woman and an off-duty DPD officer were injured, and police have a suspect in custody. (Ron Calliou/Twitter photo)