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Chinook salmon are a key part of the diet of endangered southern resident killer whales. (Michael Humling/U.S. Fish Wildlife Service photo)

Federal project to boost Chinook salmon population in Fraser River delta

$2 million to restore salmon habitat will help feed endangered southern resident killer whales

Chinook salmon are a key part of the diet of endangered southern resident killer whales. (Michael Humling/U.S. Fish Wildlife Service photo)
During natural disasters, or a powerful storm such as the one just before last Christmas, people can go for days without power, water or access to emergency services. (Kelvin Gawley photo)

Delta workshop will teach neighbours to be a team during emergencies

The City of Delta wants residents to know what to do in the first 72 hours of a calamitous event

During natural disasters, or a powerful storm such as the one just before last Christmas, people can go for days without power, water or access to emergency services. (Kelvin Gawley photo)
Doug Chang’s home at the corner of 118th Street and 91st Avenue (11804 91st Ave.) is a perennial holiday favourite, with oversized characters and an outdoor theatre. (James Smith photo)

North Delta home wins Christmas decor competition for second straight year

Doug Chang went even bigger this year, adding a 24-foot Frosty the Snowman and fire pit

Doug Chang’s home at the corner of 118th Street and 91st Avenue (11804 91st Ave.) is a perennial holiday favourite, with oversized characters and an outdoor theatre. (James Smith photo)
Members of the 16-strong Delta Gymnastics team who will be vying for much-coveted seashell trophies at the 43rd annual Aloha Gymfest, on Jan. 18 to Jan. 20 in Oahu, Hawaii. (Photo submitted)

Young Delta gymnasts off to Hawaii

Sixteen competitors from Delta Gymnastics are attending two meets in Oahu over the next 10 days

Members of the 16-strong Delta Gymnastics team who will be vying for much-coveted seashell trophies at the 43rd annual Aloha Gymfest, on Jan. 18 to Jan. 20 in Oahu, Hawaii. (Photo submitted)
Delta police Const. Kelly Seib spent 12 hours straight swimming at Sungod Recreation Centre to raise funds for 23-year-old Tashina Janus’ cancer treatment. (Saša Lakić photo)

VIDEO: Delta police officer swims 12 hours for a good cause

DPD Const. Kelly Seib was raising funds for a young North Delta woman’s brain cancer treatment

Delta police Const. Kelly Seib spent 12 hours straight swimming at Sungod Recreation Centre to raise funds for 23-year-old Tashina Janus’ cancer treatment. (Saša Lakić photo)
One of the boardwalk trails in the Delta Nature Reserve. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Delta Nature Reserve partially reopened after damage from windstorm

The shorter inner loop is once again open to the public, but the larger loop remains closed

One of the boardwalk trails in the Delta Nature Reserve. (Grace Kennedy photo)
A man tries to retrieve items from a clothing donation bin in Vancouver. The Delta School District has sealed up all similar bins located on its property and will be removing them after talking to vendors. (The Canadian Press photo)

Delta School District to seal up donation bins after deaths in Toronto and West Van

The school district says it will remove all bins once it consults with vendors

A man tries to retrieve items from a clothing donation bin in Vancouver. The Delta School District has sealed up all similar bins located on its property and will be removing them after talking to vendors. (The Canadian Press photo)
Hundreds of calls flood City of Delta during December windstorm

Hundreds of calls flood City of Delta during December windstorm

Fire crews were overwhelmed with service calls and called on city engineering for help last month

Hundreds of calls flood City of Delta during December windstorm