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Paramedics transport a woman to a waiting air ambulance Tuesday, following a workplace incident in South Surrey’s Campbell Heights area. (Tracy Holmes)

Medevac called to South Surrey business

‘Serious workplace incident’ reported to WorkSafeBC

Paramedics transport a woman to a waiting air ambulance Tuesday, following a workplace incident in South Surrey’s Campbell Heights area. (Tracy Holmes)
File photo Closeness of the rail route to the Semiahmoo Peninsula’s increasing population is an urgent concern, particularly in the wake of the tragic death of a teenager last week, MP Gordie Hogg and MLA Tracy Redies say.

South Surrey rail tragedy emphasizes safety and relocation concerns

Three levels of government need to act say MP, MLA

File photo Closeness of the rail route to the Semiahmoo Peninsula’s increasing population is an urgent concern, particularly in the wake of the tragic death of a teenager last week, MP Gordie Hogg and MLA Tracy Redies say.
File photo Closeness of the rail route to the Semiahmoo Peninsula’s increasing population is an urgent concern, particularly in the wake of the tragic death of a teenager last week, MP Gordie Hogg and MLA Tracy Redies say.

South Surrey rail tragedy emphasizes safety and relocation concerns

Three levels of government need to act say MP, MLA

File photo Closeness of the rail route to the Semiahmoo Peninsula’s increasing population is an urgent concern, particularly in the wake of the tragic death of a teenager last week, MP Gordie Hogg and MLA Tracy Redies say.
‘Solid Gold’ concerts mark Maple Leaf Singers’ milestone year

‘Solid Gold’ concerts mark Maple Leaf Singers’ milestone year

Community choir marks 50 years of entertaining with shows on May 26 and 27

‘Solid Gold’ concerts mark Maple Leaf Singers’ milestone year
Surrey RCMP is investigating further allegations of sexual assaults in connection with a beauty spa operation. File photo

New allegations of sexual assault in connection with Lower Mainland day spa chain

Earlier claims allege assaults by an employee during massages

Surrey RCMP is investigating further allegations of sexual assaults in connection with a beauty spa operation. File photo
Some Shaw customers – between South Surrey and Abbotsford – were experiencing interruptions to service Sunday night and Monday. Contributed photo

Shaw service interrupted between South Surrey and Abbotsford

Damage to fiber lines cited in disruption to cable, internet and phones

Some Shaw customers – between South Surrey and Abbotsford – were experiencing interruptions to service Sunday night and Monday. Contributed photo
Aaron Bedard, one of the plaintiffs in the Equitas Society’s class-action lawsuit, participated in the society’s Inaugural Walk For Veterans in Burnaby in October. (File photo)

Veterans take pension appeal to Canada’s top court

White Rock-based Equitas Society says soldiers injured in Afghanistan ‘deserve better’

Aaron Bedard, one of the plaintiffs in the Equitas Society’s class-action lawsuit, participated in the society’s Inaugural Walk For Veterans in Burnaby in October. (File photo)
VIDEO: Archeological remains discovered at B.C. park

VIDEO: Archeological remains discovered at B.C. park

Archeologists, White Rock, Semiahmoo First Nation studying extent of uncovered shell midden

VIDEO: Archeological remains discovered at B.C. park
Alex Browne photo                                 The Coastal Cradle art piece, glimpsed beyond the protective fence at Memorial Park, has garnered mixed reaction from residents.

Critics slam ‘broken eggbeater’, ‘hunk of metal’

Reaction mixed to public art installation on White Rock Promenade

Alex Browne photo                                 The Coastal Cradle art piece, glimpsed beyond the protective fence at Memorial Park, has garnered mixed reaction from residents.
A satellite view of White Rock. (Google)

White Rock seeks source of smell

Natural gas ruled out as source of mystery odour in areas of city, peninsula

A satellite view of White Rock. (Google)
Construction fencing, which is to be reconfigured in January to close the parking lot on the east side of White Rock Museum and Archives, has been in place at White Rock’s Memorial Park since September. (Tracy Holmes photo)

Memorial Park assessment to start in new year

White Rock and Semiahmoo First Nation to consult on archeological issues

Construction fencing, which is to be reconfigured in January to close the parking lot on the east side of White Rock Museum and Archives, has been in place at White Rock’s Memorial Park since September. (Tracy Holmes photo)
File photo                                City critic Roderick Louis has frequently questioned White Rock council on various issues at public meetings.

MLA Redies seeks water answers for constituent

Mayor, Fraser Health and City of Surrey queried on quality and safety issues

File photo                                City critic Roderick Louis has frequently questioned White Rock council on various issues at public meetings.
Fred Partridge photo                                Ben Pilger takes the title role in The Hunchback of Notre Panto.

Ensemble cast took roles ‘and ran with it’

White Rock pantomime mixes eras, blends comedy and pathos

Fred Partridge photo                                Ben Pilger takes the title role in The Hunchback of Notre Panto.
Kerri Norris, as pirate Queen Anne Bonney, and Alan Cedargreen, as Dame Vera, add to the zany fun of Ellie King’s traditional British-style panto, Sinbad, The Pirates and The Dinosaur, which continues at the ACT Arts Centre in Mission before moving to New Westminster’s Massey Theatre in January. (Stella Gardner photo).

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Arts and Entertainment on the Semiahmoo Peninsula

Kerri Norris, as pirate Queen Anne Bonney, and Alan Cedargreen, as Dame Vera, add to the zany fun of Ellie King’s traditional British-style panto, Sinbad, The Pirates and The Dinosaur, which continues at the ACT Arts Centre in Mission before moving to New Westminster’s Massey Theatre in January. (Stella Gardner photo).
File photo White Rock plans a tax increase next year, part of its five year financial plan.

White Rock plans 3.97% tax increase

Residents question proposal

File photo White Rock plans a tax increase next year, part of its five year financial plan.
Contributed photo                                 Peter Miller, Archbishop J. Michael Miller and Troy Van Vliet (centre) with members of the Miller family, the Tavan Group and school administrators at the announcement of the site-clearing donation for St. John Paul II Academy.

Boost for Peninsula Catholic school

Company offers site-clearing work for planned St. John Paul II Academy

Contributed photo                                 Peter Miller, Archbishop J. Michael Miller and Troy Van Vliet (centre) with members of the Miller family, the Tavan Group and school administrators at the announcement of the site-clearing donation for St. John Paul II Academy.
Contributed photo                                The Ocean Park Wailers are set to rock the Crescent Legion’s Club 240 on New Year’s Eve.

A whole new level for Ocean Park Wailers

New Year’s Eve show rounds out a watershed year for South Surrey band

Contributed photo                                The Ocean Park Wailers are set to rock the Crescent Legion’s Club 240 on New Year’s Eve.
Baldev Singh Kalsi, charged with second-degree murder in connection with the July 2014 death of his wife Narinder, entered a plea on Monday to manslaughter. (File photo)

Former Surrey temple leader pleads guilty to manslaughter in 2014 death of spouse

Baldev Singh Kalsi initially charged with second-degree murder

Baldev Singh Kalsi, charged with second-degree murder in connection with the July 2014 death of his wife Narinder, entered a plea on Monday to manslaughter. (File photo)
File photo                                First Capital Chorus brings its dynamic harmony style to St. Mark’s Anglican Church on Nov. 4 for Wartime Memories.

First Capital Chorus offers classic celebration of remembrance in South Surrey

Langley-based harmony ensemble blends old songs and modern standards

File photo                                First Capital Chorus brings its dynamic harmony style to St. Mark’s Anglican Church on Nov. 4 for Wartime Memories.
IHIT investigates Monday shortly before 9 a.m. Monday at site of double shooting in South Surrey. (Nick Greenizan photo)

South Surrey shooting victim identified

IHIT says 28-year-old Nicholas Khabra of Surrey was killed Monday

IHIT investigates Monday shortly before 9 a.m. Monday at site of double shooting in South Surrey. (Nick Greenizan photo)