North Delta

Streamkeeper Pete Willows holds dead cutthroat trout and coho salmon from a fish kill in Cougar Creek the weekend of Aug. 20, 2022. The incident happened downstream from the Westview Drive stormwater discharge culvert. (Deborah Jones/submitted photo)

Dozens of dead fish found in North Delta creek

Dead salmon, trout in Cougar Creek ‘apparently poisoned’ by toxins flushed from roadway by rainwater

Streamkeeper Pete Willows holds dead cutthroat trout and coho salmon from a fish kill in Cougar Creek the weekend of Aug. 20, 2022. The incident happened downstream from the Westview Drive stormwater discharge culvert. (Deborah Jones/submitted photo)
Delta police are asking for the public’s help in locating 38-year-old Ashley Marie Troy of North Delta, last seen the afternoon of Aug. 3, 2022. (Delta Police Department photo)

UPDATE: Missing North Delta woman found

Ashley Marie Troy, 38, was last seen by her family at home the afternoon of Aug. 3

Delta police are asking for the public’s help in locating 38-year-old Ashley Marie Troy of North Delta, last seen the afternoon of Aug. 3, 2022. (Delta Police Department photo)
North Delta’s George Mackie Library. (Fraser Valley Regional Library photo)

UPDATE: Outreach services resume at re-opened North Delta library

The George Mackie Library opened its doors Aug. 8 after a two-month closure for renovations

North Delta’s George Mackie Library. (Fraser Valley Regional Library photo)
The City of Delta is hosting a screening of the feature documentary “Emergence: Out of the Shadows” on Aug. 13, 2022 at North Delta Centre for the Arts (11425 84 Ave, Delta, BC). (Sher Films image)

‘Emergence’ doc to be screened at North Delta Centre for the Arts

Award-winning film explores struggles of being Queer in the South Asian community

  • Jul 27, 2022
The City of Delta is hosting a screening of the feature documentary “Emergence: Out of the Shadows” on Aug. 13, 2022 at North Delta Centre for the Arts (11425 84 Ave, Delta, BC). (Sher Films image)
Deb Gottschalk, “Best of Show” winner in the 2022 Sunshine Hills Virtual Garden Show. (submitted photo)

PHOTOS: Virtual North Delta garden show winners announced

The 2022 Sunshine Hills Virtual Garden Show ran June 22-26, with prizes awarded June 28

Deb Gottschalk, “Best of Show” winner in the 2022 Sunshine Hills Virtual Garden Show. (submitted photo)
St. Cuthbert’s Anglican Church, located at 11601 82nd Ave. in North Delta, is hosting its first-ever choir day camp youth ages 8-18 the week of  July 18-24, 2022. (St. Cuthbert’s Anglican Church photo)

North Delta church hosting week-long choir day camp

St. Cuthbert’s Anglican Church is hosting day camp for youth ages 8-18 the week of July 18-24

St. Cuthbert’s Anglican Church, located at 11601 82nd Ave. in North Delta, is hosting its first-ever choir day camp youth ages 8-18 the week of  July 18-24, 2022. (St. Cuthbert’s Anglican Church photo)
Hundreds came out to celebrate Canada Day at Chalmers Park in North Delta on July 1, 2022 after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions. (James Smith photo)

PHOTOS: Celebrating Canada Day at North Delta’s Chalmers Park

Hundreds of people took part in the festivities after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions

Hundreds came out to celebrate Canada Day at Chalmers Park in North Delta on July 1, 2022 after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions. (James Smith photo)
The City of Delta, Tourism Delta and the Delta Chamber of Commerce are presenting a new outdoor concert and movie series called “Friday Night Flix” at parks in Ladner, Tsawwassen and North Delta on July 8,15 and 22, respectively. (Tourism Delta photo)

Outdoor concert and movie series coming to three Delta parks

Musician Ranj Singh to play North Delta Community Park followed by screening of Jungle Cruise July 22

The City of Delta, Tourism Delta and the Delta Chamber of Commerce are presenting a new outdoor concert and movie series called “Friday Night Flix” at parks in Ladner, Tsawwassen and North Delta on July 8,15 and 22, respectively. (Tourism Delta photo)
North Delta-based Reckless: The Ultimate Tribute to Bryan Adams, featuring Sherman Friesen (left) as the voice of Adams, will be performing at the City of Delta’s Canada Day celebration at Chalmers Park. (submitted photo)

Celebrate Canada Day at North Delta’s Chalmers Park

Free family-friendly festivities taking place across Delta after two-year hiatus due to COVID-19

North Delta-based Reckless: The Ultimate Tribute to Bryan Adams, featuring Sherman Friesen (left) as the voice of Adams, will be performing at the City of Delta’s Canada Day celebration at Chalmers Park. (submitted photo)
Devon Gardens Elementary student Ryan Joseph was awarded the Alumni Choice Award at the 2022 BC Heritage Fair for his project about his uncle, Squamish Nation artist Xwalacktun Rick Harry. Joseph and Harry are seen here in a photo from Joseph’s heritage fair presentation.

North Delta elementary student wins award at BC Heritage Fair

Ryan Joseph recognized for his project about his uncle, Squamish Nation artist Xwalacktun Rick Harry

Devon Gardens Elementary student Ryan Joseph was awarded the Alumni Choice Award at the 2022 BC Heritage Fair for his project about his uncle, Squamish Nation artist Xwalacktun Rick Harry. Joseph and Harry are seen here in a photo from Joseph’s heritage fair presentation.
Grey skies couldn’t deter hundreds of people from coming out and celebrating the return of North Delta Family Day Parade and Festival on Sunday, June 19, 2022 after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions. (James Smith photo)

PHOTOS: Hundreds line the streets for return of North Delta Family Day

Popular community parade and festival returns after two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions

Grey skies couldn’t deter hundreds of people from coming out and celebrating the return of North Delta Family Day Parade and Festival on Sunday, June 19, 2022 after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions. (James Smith photo)
Township of Langley Mayor Jack Froese (left) and City of Delta Mayor George Harvie at the Langley Events Centre for the announcement that the venue, along with North Delta’s Sungod Arena, will host Hockey Canada’s 2022 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge Nov. 5 to 12. (Ryan Molag/Langley Events Centre photo)

Langley, Delta venues announced for World Under-17 Hockey Challenge

Langley Events Centre and Sungod Arena to host the international tournament Nov. 5-12

Township of Langley Mayor Jack Froese (left) and City of Delta Mayor George Harvie at the Langley Events Centre for the announcement that the venue, along with North Delta’s Sungod Arena, will host Hockey Canada’s 2022 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge Nov. 5 to 12. (Ryan Molag/Langley Events Centre photo)
After coming second at the 2022 Canadian Powerlifting Union Nationals last month (pictured), North Delta’s Maddie Warren has qualified to represent Canada at the IPF World Junior Powerlifting Championships in Istanbul, Turkey Aug. 27 to Sept. 4. To help cover her flights, hotel, meals and competition fees, Warren has started a GoFundMe campaign, with the modest goal of raising $2,500. (submitted photo)

North Delta powerlifter launches GoFundMe to pay for trip to world junior championship

Only a year into the sport, Maddie Warren made Team Canada with a second place finish at nationals

After coming second at the 2022 Canadian Powerlifting Union Nationals last month (pictured), North Delta’s Maddie Warren has qualified to represent Canada at the IPF World Junior Powerlifting Championships in Istanbul, Turkey Aug. 27 to Sept. 4. To help cover her flights, hotel, meals and competition fees, Warren has started a GoFundMe campaign, with the modest goal of raising $2,500. (submitted photo)
Delta Mayor George Harvie argues against proposed federal electoral boundary changes that would see Delta split into three ridings during a public hearing at the Coast Tsawwassen Inn on Thursday, June 9, 2022. (James Smith photo)

Commission urged not to split Delta into three ridings

Speakers at public hearing on June 9 argued splitting riding would hurt local representation in Ottawa

Delta Mayor George Harvie argues against proposed federal electoral boundary changes that would see Delta split into three ridings during a public hearing at the Coast Tsawwassen Inn on Thursday, June 9, 2022. (James Smith photo)
Hundreds lined the streets for the annual North Delta Family Day parade on June 23, 2019. (Ryan McLeod photo)

North Delta family day returns this weekend

Parade starts at 11 a.m. at Sands Secondary; festival at North Delta Community Park runs 12 to 4 p.m.

Hundreds lined the streets for the annual North Delta Family Day parade on June 23, 2019. (Ryan McLeod photo)
Delta resident Nikolaos Ntokolas won $500,000 in the May 27, 2022 Lotto Max draw, splitting a Maxmillions prize with another winner who purchased their ticket in Kamloops. (BCLC photo)

Double celebration for Delta Lotto Max winner

Nikolaos Ntokolas purchased his $500,000-winning ticket at the Safeway at Scott Road at 64th Avenue

Delta resident Nikolaos Ntokolas won $500,000 in the May 27, 2022 Lotto Max draw, splitting a Maxmillions prize with another winner who purchased their ticket in Kamloops. (BCLC photo)
BM Group chairman Balraj Mann and Delta Mayor George Harvie take in a model of Walker House, a 29-storey mixed-use development being built at Scott Road and 93A Avenue in North Delta, during the grand opening of the project’s sales centre on Friday, June 3, 2022. (James Smith photo)

Delta residents to get first glimpse of new Scott Road highrise

29-storey Walker House to see 264 market units, 50 rental units and 30-child daycare space

BM Group chairman Balraj Mann and Delta Mayor George Harvie take in a model of Walker House, a 29-storey mixed-use development being built at Scott Road and 93A Avenue in North Delta, during the grand opening of the project’s sales centre on Friday, June 3, 2022. (James Smith photo)
Highway 91 between 72nd Avenue and Nordel Way will be closed overnight June 3-5 as part of the Highway 91/17 Upgrade Project. (Province of British Columbia image)

Weekend overnight closures slated for Highway 91 in Delta

Closures to allow transport of bridge girders for interchange being built at Nordel Way

Highway 91 between 72nd Avenue and Nordel Way will be closed overnight June 3-5 as part of the Highway 91/17 Upgrade Project. (Province of British Columbia image)
North Delta Challenger Baseball volunteer Lexie Fehr and player Nick Fehr run the bases together during the Jays Care Foundation’s Cross Country Celebration stop at Dennis Elsom Field at North Delta Community Park on Sunday, May 29, 2022. (North Delta Challenger Baseball/submitted photo)

Jays Care Foundation visits North Delta Challenger Baseball

Team from Toronto Blue Jays-affiliated organization helped teach skills, lead games on May 29

North Delta Challenger Baseball volunteer Lexie Fehr and player Nick Fehr run the bases together during the Jays Care Foundation’s Cross Country Celebration stop at Dennis Elsom Field at North Delta Community Park on Sunday, May 29, 2022. (North Delta Challenger Baseball/submitted photo)
Police are asking for the public’s help in locating 32-year-old Abdi Hirsi, who was reported missing on May 25 and last seen leaving his home on May 4. (Delta Police Department photos)

Police looking for missing North Delta man

Abdi Hirsi, 32, was reported missing on May 25, and last seen leaving his home on May 4

Police are asking for the public’s help in locating 32-year-old Abdi Hirsi, who was reported missing on May 25 and last seen leaving his home on May 4. (Delta Police Department photos)