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An N-95 mask is seen in Toronto on Friday, March 27, 2020. One of the world’s largest U.S.-based makers of consumer products says it has been told by the White House to stop exporting medical-grade face masks to the Canadian market.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

COVID-19: Daily update on the pandemic in Surrey, White Rock, Delta and beyond

APRIL 4: Two people in Delta fined for trying to re-sell N95 masks

An N-95 mask is seen in Toronto on Friday, March 27, 2020. One of the world’s largest U.S.-based makers of consumer products says it has been told by the White House to stop exporting medical-grade face masks to the Canadian market.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
People line up to receive groceries outside the Fraser Valley Regional Food Bank in Cloverdale March 30. The Lower Mainland’s newest food bank has seen a surge in need over the last couple of weeks. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Cloverdale food bank sees surge in demand over short period

Lower Mainland’s newest food bank serves Langley, Delta, Surrey, White Rock

People line up to receive groceries outside the Fraser Valley Regional Food Bank in Cloverdale March 30. The Lower Mainland’s newest food bank has seen a surge in need over the last couple of weeks. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
B.C. has launched a self-assessment test online for those who think they may have COVID-19. (Katya Slepian/Black Press Media)

COVID-19: Daily update on the pandemic in Surrey, White Rock, Delta and beyond

MARCH 28: Delta council passes bylaw to fine people who don’t socially distance

B.C. has launched a self-assessment test online for those who think they may have COVID-19. (Katya Slepian/Black Press Media)
Author and former professional football player Richie Contartesi (sixth from the left, in a light blue hoodie) spoke with North Delta Secondary’s BAM (Brandon’s All-star Mentors) student mentors about how to implement leadership in their daily lives on Thursday, Feb. 27. (Submitted photo)

Spirit of Brandon Bassi lives on in North Delta student mentors

Former football pro Richie Contartesi spoke with students recently about being a positive role model

  • Mar 12, 2020
Author and former professional football player Richie Contartesi (sixth from the left, in a light blue hoodie) spoke with North Delta Secondary’s BAM (Brandon’s All-star Mentors) student mentors about how to implement leadership in their daily lives on Thursday, Feb. 27. (Submitted photo)
Jonathan Côté with his mom, Candice. Côté passed away on May 28, 2018 after battling a rare form of brain cancer. (Submitted photo)

Foundation launched honouring late North Delta Blue Jays pitcher

Angel 56 Foundation in memory of Jonathan Côté to provide trips for young adults battling life-threatening illnesses

  • Mar 11, 2020
Jonathan Côté with his mom, Candice. Côté passed away on May 28, 2018 after battling a rare form of brain cancer. (Submitted photo)
Delta School District headquarters in Ladner. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Over $1.2 million for upgrades to North Delta elementary schools

Funds to refurbish roofs at Brooke and McCloskey and provide lighting upgrades at Heath Traditional

Delta School District headquarters in Ladner. (Grace Kennedy photo)
Delview Secondary teachers Jonathan Kung (left) and Mark Turpin (fourth from right) pose with Innovation 10 students and copies of the recently-published More Than the Sum of Our Parts: A Student Understanding of Mental Health. (Submitted photo)

North Delta students talk mental health in newly-published book

The book was researched, written and published by students in Delview Secondary’s Innovation 10 class

  • Feb 28, 2020
Delview Secondary teachers Jonathan Kung (left) and Mark Turpin (fourth from right) pose with Innovation 10 students and copies of the recently-published More Than the Sum of Our Parts: A Student Understanding of Mental Health. (Submitted photo)
SFU soccer player Brandon Bassi, 19, died following a car crash in Surrey on May 18, 2019. (SFU photo)

North Delta’s Brandon Bassi honoured in throne speech

Former NDSS Huskies captain died following a car crash in Surrey on May 18, 2019

SFU soccer player Brandon Bassi, 19, died following a car crash in Surrey on May 18, 2019. (SFU photo)
(Delta Police Department photo)

Sharp-eyed clerk helps police make quick arrest in alleged North Delta robbery

Justin Singh Kahlon, 24, of Surrey is in custody and facing a charge of robbery

(Delta Police Department photo)
North Delta-raised Cam Armitage’s debut book “The Comeback” tells of how he managed to raise himself up out of drug addiction 
to get his high school diploma, attend university on a golf scholarchip, and get his dream job as a firefighter. (Contributed photo)

North Delta-raised firefighter chronicles battle with addiction in debut book

“The Comeback” tells of Cam Armitage’s journey from addict to Vancouver firefighter

  • Feb 7, 2020
North Delta-raised Cam Armitage’s debut book “The Comeback” tells of how he managed to raise himself up out of drug addiction 
to get his high school diploma, attend university on a golf scholarchip, and get his dream job as a firefighter. (Contributed photo)
(Delta Police Department photo)

Second indecent act reported in North Delta park

Delta police have received two reports in just over a week of a man masturbating in public

(Delta Police Department photo)
B.C. teacher suspended for putting kid in headlock, lies about it to get next job

B.C. teacher suspended for putting kid in headlock, lies about it to get next job

He has now been fired from Delta and his license temporarily suspended

B.C. teacher suspended for putting kid in headlock, lies about it to get next job
(Delta Police Department photo)

Delta police arrest four men in suspected paving scheme

The men are now in Canada Border Services Agency custody and may be removed from the country

(Delta Police Department photo)
(Delta Police Department photo)

Man charged after allegedly ramming two Delta police cars

Police approached the vehicle at North Delta gas station after seeing it had no front licence plate

(Delta Police Department photo)
Show band March Hare entertains the crowd at North Delta’s Chalmers Park on Canada Day 2017. (Gord Goble photo)

Celebrate Canada Day with carnival games, fireworks at North Delta’s Chalmers Park

Free, family-friendly festivities take place across City of Delta on Canada Day

Show band March Hare entertains the crowd at North Delta’s Chalmers Park on Canada Day 2017. (Gord Goble photo)
David Guedes and Allan Corbeil sit with components of their Memory Lane creation. (Samantha Anderson)

Cloverdale, Delta collaborators featured in upcoming Lego exhibition

Upcoming BrickCan exhibition to include Lego displays, competitions, vendors

David Guedes and Allan Corbeil sit with components of their Memory Lane creation. (Samantha Anderson)
North Delta Huskies’ Brandon Bassi against the McMath Wildcats in quarter-final action. (Gary Ahuja photo)

North Delta Secondary advances to semi finals at B.C. basketball championships

The Huskies fought their way to a 78-73 win over the fifth-seed R.A. McMath Wildcats of Richmond

North Delta Huskies’ Brandon Bassi against the McMath Wildcats in quarter-final action. (Gary Ahuja photo)
A jubilant North Delta Secondary senior boys basketball team celebrates their win at the 2018 Fraser Valley AAA zone tournament. (Gary Sandhu photo)

North Delta Secondary all set for senior boys basketball provincials

Brother-like bond helped earn the team its first spot in the tournament since 2007

A jubilant North Delta Secondary senior boys basketball team celebrates their win at the 2018 Fraser Valley AAA zone tournament. (Gary Sandhu photo)
Janet Wells (left) and Trena Bennett (right) goofing off at Once in a Blue Moon’s front counter.                                Grace Kennedy photo

Service with a smile at North Delta’s Once in a Blue Moon

Local eatery is making its mark as a jazz diner but manager Janet Wells still wants the ’50s back

Janet Wells (left) and Trena Bennett (right) goofing off at Once in a Blue Moon’s front counter.                                Grace Kennedy photo
Mady Morrison has been playing with Team BC for four years, but has only played field goalie for a few of those. Her strategy is to come out of the net as an eighth defender, bringing extra force to the defensive line. (Kim Gane photo)

LACROSSE: North Delta teen signs with LaSalle University

Upon graduation, Seaquam Secondary’s Mady Morrison will play at the highest level of women’s lacrosse

Mady Morrison has been playing with Team BC for four years, but has only played field goalie for a few of those. Her strategy is to come out of the net as an eighth defender, bringing extra force to the defensive line. (Kim Gane photo)