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Nicomekl Enhancement Society volunteer Brian Armstrong stood over salmon fry at the society hatchery in Langley. The hatchery is hosting its annual fish release Saturday. Troy Landreville Langley Times

VIDEO: Fish release this Saturday

Come out to the Nicomekly Enhancement Society’s Hatchery for open house, salmon release

Nicomekl Enhancement Society volunteer Brian Armstrong stood over salmon fry at the society hatchery in Langley. The hatchery is hosting its annual fish release Saturday. Troy Landreville Langley Times
The Quality Inn at 200 Street sits empty after BC Housing purchased it last year. A second info session is planned sometime in late May or June about turning it into 49 units of supportive housing for the homeless. Langley Times file photo

BC Housing will hold second info session about Quality Inn

No firm date set but need to house Langley’s homeless grows, says BC Housing

The Quality Inn at 200 Street sits empty after BC Housing purchased it last year. A second info session is planned sometime in late May or June about turning it into 49 units of supportive housing for the homeless. Langley Times file photo
House fire in Aldergrove

House fire in Aldergrove

Flames shooting out what appears to be the chimney

House fire in Aldergrove
Gas tank of Langley man’s pickup drilled to steal fuel

Gas tank of Langley man’s pickup drilled to steal fuel

Record-high gas prices may be to blame for the theft that has left him without a truck

Gas tank of Langley man’s pickup drilled to steal fuel
‘Bad Ass’ Barry McQuarrie sentenced to 14 years

‘Bad Ass’ Barry McQuarrie sentenced to 14 years

McQuarrie shot and killed his ex-girlfriend’s new boyfriend

‘Bad Ass’ Barry McQuarrie sentenced to 14 years
Motorcycle police joined RCMP Jr. Cadets at last year’s Langley RCMP Junior Cadet Camp at Langley Events Centre. This year’s free three day camp is from July 10-12. Langley Times file photo

Has your child always wanted to be a police officer?

Langley RCMP host 13th Junior Cadet Camp at LEC this July

Motorcycle police joined RCMP Jr. Cadets at last year’s Langley RCMP Junior Cadet Camp at Langley Events Centre. This year’s free three day camp is from July 10-12. Langley Times file photo
On April 13, police allege a woman obtained $7,500 in loans using fraudulent ID from the Money Mart in Langley City. A surveillance photo of her has been released to the public.

Crime Briefs: Stolen church tent, loan fraud and missing chipper

Langley RCMP release photos of suspects and stolen goods

On April 13, police allege a woman obtained $7,500 in loans using fraudulent ID from the Money Mart in Langley City. A surveillance photo of her has been released to the public.
This is Mr. Winston that is up for adoption at the Patti Dale animal shelter in Langley. He is 10-years-old but full of energy. LAPS is hosting its annual Furry Tails Race this Sunday at Derby Reach. Submitted photo

It’s going to be a furry tail foot race Sunday, April 29

Langley animal shelter hosts walk/run at Derby Reach Park

This is Mr. Winston that is up for adoption at the Patti Dale animal shelter in Langley. He is 10-years-old but full of energy. LAPS is hosting its annual Furry Tails Race this Sunday at Derby Reach. Submitted photo
Pancake picnic in the park this Saturday

Pancake picnic in the park this Saturday

Grand re-opening of Hunter Park includes music and tree planting

Pancake picnic in the park this Saturday
Willowbrook Lanes bowls its last strike April 30

Willowbrook Lanes bowls its last strike April 30

The bowling alley will close to make way for Hannam Supermarket, a Korean grocery store

Willowbrook Lanes bowls its last strike April 30
Dubbed the Nursery Rhyme Litter, this pair of kittens came by the Patti Dale Animal Shelter on Monday to say ‘thankmew’ for all the donations, including the food seen here that came in during the April 14 Kitten Round Up. Submitted photo

Pregnant kittens taken in at 5th annual Kitten Round Up event

Langley animal shelter had at least two pregnant kittens come in

Dubbed the Nursery Rhyme Litter, this pair of kittens came by the Patti Dale Animal Shelter on Monday to say ‘thankmew’ for all the donations, including the food seen here that came in during the April 14 Kitten Round Up. Submitted photo
Karen McLaren jokes around with her six-year-old nephew. McLaren who has stage 4 breast cancer has been fighting to get a life-saving drug covered in B.C. Coverage is now available, but only to a select few, not including her.                                 Submitted photo

No celebrating cancer drug coverage, says B.C. woman

BC Cancer Agency approves potentially life-saving drug Ibrance but severely restricts access

Karen McLaren jokes around with her six-year-old nephew. McLaren who has stage 4 breast cancer has been fighting to get a life-saving drug covered in B.C. Coverage is now available, but only to a select few, not including her.                                 Submitted photo
Eleven years in jail stands for shooting at Walnut Grove grow op

Eleven years in jail stands for shooting at Walnut Grove grow op

In 2014, Christopher Agin shot one worker and pistol-whipped and shot at the grow operator

Eleven years in jail stands for shooting at Walnut Grove grow op
No leads in Aldergrove sex assault

No leads in Aldergrove sex assault

Police haven’t recovered stolen bed sheets or purse

No leads in Aldergrove sex assault
This days-old opossum is safe with mom and staying at Critter Care Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre in Langley. The non-profit hosts its annual dinner gala fundraiser April 28 at Cascades Casino. Submitted photo

Opossums deserve love too, says Critter Care founder

Help Critter Care society care for all animals by attending its 19th fundraising gala April 28

This days-old opossum is safe with mom and staying at Critter Care Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre in Langley. The non-profit hosts its annual dinner gala fundraiser April 28 at Cascades Casino. Submitted photo
On Feb. 24, a 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games torch similar to this one of medalist Lauren Barwick, was stolen from Aldergrove Secondary School. Barwick is an ACSS alumni. The school wants the torch back ‘no questions asked.’ Kurt Langmann photo

Principal asks for return of stolen Olympic torch

The torch from the 2010 Vancouver Games was stolen from the trophy case Feb. 24

On Feb. 24, a 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games torch similar to this one of medalist Lauren Barwick, was stolen from Aldergrove Secondary School. Barwick is an ACSS alumni. The school wants the torch back ‘no questions asked.’ Kurt Langmann photo
Langley Spring Home Expo goes this weekend at George Preston Rec Centre

Langley Spring Home Expo goes this weekend at George Preston Rec Centre

Exhibitors, rare finds, reno helpers and new gadgets on the list of must see

Langley Spring Home Expo goes this weekend at George Preston Rec Centre
Fear in the community

Fear in the community

There is little else more upsetting than finding out a sexual assault…

Fear in the community
Paddler aids police with stolen Tesla floating in the Fraser

Paddler aids police with stolen Tesla floating in the Fraser

The electric car stolen from Burnaby had a big bag of onions inside

Paddler aids police with stolen Tesla floating in the Fraser
Serious sexual assault of Aldergrove woman Tuesday night

Serious sexual assault of Aldergrove woman Tuesday night

A woman taking out her garbage was dragged back to her home and raped by unknown male

Serious sexual assault of Aldergrove woman Tuesday night
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