Tracy Holmes

Surrey RCMP is investigating after a man was found deceased in a Newton park Thursday (May 26, 2022) night. (Malin Jordan file photo)

UPDATE: Homicide investigators tasked to suspicious death in Surrey park

Deceased located following ‘man down’ report

Surrey RCMP is investigating after a man was found deceased in a Newton park Thursday (May 26, 2022) night. (Malin Jordan file photo)
A serious collision Tuesday afternoon (May 24) in the 8800-block of 176 Street closed the highway for several hours. (Shane MacKichan photo)

Surrey highway closed several hours following serious collision

Crash occurred in the 8800-block of 176 Street

A serious collision Tuesday afternoon (May 24) in the 8800-block of 176 Street closed the highway for several hours. (Shane MacKichan photo)
Surrey RCMP were called to help after a newborn seal was found alone on the beach at Blackie Spit on Sunday (May 22, 2022). (Glenn Petersen photo)

Seal pup ‘Timbit’ rescued from South Surrey shoreline

Marine mammal rescue team believes mother abandoned newborn seal

Surrey RCMP were called to help after a newborn seal was found alone on the beach at Blackie Spit on Sunday (May 22, 2022). (Glenn Petersen photo)
Reba McEntire poses with Brent Gray, Mati Arsoniadis, Ashlynne Riddoch at the Washington Avenue Grill Monday (May 23, 2022). (Contributed photo)

Country-music superstar Reba visits White Rock’s Washington Avenue Grill

Reba McEntire was ‘a pleasure to serve’

Reba McEntire poses with Brent Gray, Mati Arsoniadis, Ashlynne Riddoch at the Washington Avenue Grill Monday (May 23, 2022). (Contributed photo)
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in an April 20, 2022 photo. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Peter Power photo)

Trudeau to speak in Surrey

Prime minister to join supporters at a Liberal fundraiser

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in an April 20, 2022 photo. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Peter Power photo)
Cpl. Don Birch and Julia Everett pose with “Sgt. Shawn” – sporting a Red Serge uniform adapted to size by Shawna Fidler – to promote the White Rock RCMP detachment’s 2017 open house. This year, it is set to take place on June 11, 2022. (Tracy Holmes file photo)

White Rock police, fire crews host open house

Family event planned for June 11

Cpl. Don Birch and Julia Everett pose with “Sgt. Shawn” – sporting a Red Serge uniform adapted to size by Shawna Fidler – to promote the White Rock RCMP detachment’s 2017 open house. This year, it is set to take place on June 11, 2022. (Tracy Holmes file photo)
Cory Slavin with his son Tristan and daughter Jenna-Lee stand next to the new Grizlee at the May 14, 2022 unveiling. (Contributed photo)

PHOTOS: New ‘Grizlee’ watching over White Rock’s East Beach

Community’s enjoyment of bear sculpture ‘meant the world to my dad’

Cory Slavin with his son Tristan and daughter Jenna-Lee stand next to the new Grizlee at the May 14, 2022 unveiling. (Contributed photo)
There was a fire in the Cloverdale area Friday morning. (Ashley Wadhwani photo)

Pipe fire at Cloverdale construction site

Residents reported ‘large volume of smoke’ near 176 Street and Highway 10

There was a fire in the Cloverdale area Friday morning. (Ashley Wadhwani photo)
Women and children are the focus of efforts ongoing in Zimbabwe by the South Surrey-based Zimbabwe Gecko Society. (Contributed photo)

South Surrey garage sale to aid efforts in Zimbabwe

Society founders recently spent three months in African country

Women and children are the focus of efforts ongoing in Zimbabwe by the South Surrey-based Zimbabwe Gecko Society. (Contributed photo)
A Semiahmoo Peninsula physician has added his voice to a campaign calling for more British Columbians to have access to an ongoing relationship with a family doctor. (File photo)

South Surrey doctor adds voice to campaign for better wages, working conditions

Dr. Wais Darwish says B.C. physicians are ‘very underpaid’

A Semiahmoo Peninsula physician has added his voice to a campaign calling for more British Columbians to have access to an ongoing relationship with a family doctor. (File photo)
One person was taking to hospital following a crash that left an SUV on its roof in the Fraser River. (Shane MacKichan photo)

SUV flips into Fraser River in Delta

One person to hospital following afternoon crash

One person was taking to hospital following a crash that left an SUV on its roof in the Fraser River. (Shane MacKichan photo)
Surrey Fire Services responded to a house fire in Whalley early Tuesday (May 17, 2022). (File photo)

No injuries after blaze ignites Surrey home

House in Fraser Heights was ‘fully involved’ when fire crews arrived

Surrey Fire Services responded to a house fire in Whalley early Tuesday (May 17, 2022). (File photo)
The BCSPCA says 59 cats and kittens, as well as one ewe, were rescued from a property in Cloverdale over the weekend. (BCSPCA photo)

Dozens of kittens and one ewe rescued from abandoned Surrey property

BC SPCA says 59 cats and kittens found inside ‘extremely unsanitary’ Cloverdale home

The BCSPCA says 59 cats and kittens, as well as one ewe, were rescued from a property in Cloverdale over the weekend. (BCSPCA photo)
Staff Sgt. Kale Pauls presents his first-quarter crime report to White Rock council on May 9, 2022, encouraging the city to the “grand pilot” for change in approaches to mental health. (whiterockcity.ca screenshot)

‘Let White Rock be grand pilot’ for changes to mental-health response: RCMP

Staff sergeant lauds report calling for appropriate funding of response continuum

Staff Sgt. Kale Pauls presents his first-quarter crime report to White Rock council on May 9, 2022, encouraging the city to the “grand pilot” for change in approaches to mental health. (whiterockcity.ca screenshot)
The Lower Mainland Green Team, joined by more than two dozen community volunteers, removed six cubic metres from White Rock’s West Beach on May 14, 2022. (Contributed photo)

‘Noticeable reduction’ to invasive species on White Rock’s West Beach

Green Team program manager lauds results of hard work, community support

The Lower Mainland Green Team, joined by more than two dozen community volunteers, removed six cubic metres from White Rock’s West Beach on May 14, 2022. (Contributed photo)
A public meeting regarding amendments sought to Weir Minerals’ air-quality permit in South Surrey has been set for May 26, 2022. (File photo)

Meeting set regarding Weir Minerals’ request to increase emissions in South Surrey

Community invited to May 26 forum at Semiahmoo Fish & Game Club

A public meeting regarding amendments sought to Weir Minerals’ air-quality permit in South Surrey has been set for May 26, 2022. (File photo)
Members of the Lower Mainland Green Team will be tackling invasive Himalayan blackberry on White Rock’s West Beach this weekend. (Contributed photo)

Green Team returning to tackle invasive plants on White Rock’s waterfront

Community invited to pitch in to removal of Himalayan blackberry

Members of the Lower Mainland Green Team will be tackling invasive Himalayan blackberry on White Rock’s West Beach this weekend. (Contributed photo)
This July will mark 10 years since the day Ashley Chauvin’s body was found on the bank of the Nicomekl River in South Surrey. Her mom continues to hold out hope that someone will come forward with information on her daughter’s last days. (File photo/Contributed photo)

Mom appeals for information on decade-old death of daughter found in South Surrey

Ashley Chauvin’s body was found near the Nicomekl River in July 2012

This July will mark 10 years since the day Ashley Chauvin’s body was found on the bank of the Nicomekl River in South Surrey. Her mom continues to hold out hope that someone will come forward with information on her daughter’s last days. (File photo/Contributed photo)
Amanda Roman (front) has seen the positive impacts of Burn Camp for young survivors. (Contributed photo)

Burn camp ‘so important’ to young survivors: Surrey dispatcher

South Surrey home part of largest Hometown Heroes Lottery prize package

Amanda Roman (front) has seen the positive impacts of Burn Camp for young survivors. (Contributed photo)
Eva Hompoth says she isn’t getting hung up on what her cancer diagnosis is taking away from her, but is focusing instead on cherishing the time she has left. (Contributed photo)

Facing terminal cancer, White Rock woman holds ‘Ashes Shower’

‘Even if I’m not here, the memories, I still want them to be fun,’ says Eva Hompoth

Eva Hompoth says she isn’t getting hung up on what her cancer diagnosis is taking away from her, but is focusing instead on cherishing the time she has left. (Contributed photo)