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RCMP police shoulder patch. (Black Press Media files)

Efforts fail to save Langley man plucked from Vernon lake

RCMP, coroner investigating two sudden deaths during long weekend

RCMP police shoulder patch. (Black Press Media files)
What will happen in future to the Gateway Plaza in Aldergrove, which contains the KFC, is being left to the incoming Township council to decide. (Black Press Media files)

Gateway project decisions being left to new council

Results of consultation with residents summarized by Township

  • Aug 1, 2022
What will happen in future to the Gateway Plaza in Aldergrove, which contains the KFC, is being left to the incoming Township council to decide. (Black Press Media files)
Former Langley Senator Gerry St. Germain is among 14 people named to the order of B.C., the province’s highest form of recognition. (file)

Former Langley Senator Gerry St. Germain named to the Order of B.C.

Among 14 given the province’s highest form of recognition

Former Langley Senator Gerry St. Germain is among 14 people named to the order of B.C., the province’s highest form of recognition. (file)
A joint announcement by the City and Township of Langley said a vigil for victims of the Langley shootings will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 3, at 6 p.m. at Innes Corners Plaza. A previous informal vigil at the same location, seen here, drew about 100 people. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

Vigil for victims of Langley shootings planned

Will be held Wednesday, Aug. 3 at Innes Corners Plaza in Langley City

A joint announcement by the City and Township of Langley said a vigil for victims of the Langley shootings will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 3, at 6 p.m. at Innes Corners Plaza. A previous informal vigil at the same location, seen here, drew about 100 people. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
This Aldergrove gas station had run out of premium fuel, as of Sunday July 31.(Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
This Aldergrove gas station had run out of premium fuel, as of Sunday July 31.(Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Fort Langley Farmers Market closed early Saturday, July 30, due to hot weather. (Undated Facebook photo)
Fort Langley Farmers Market closed early Saturday, July 30, due to hot weather. (Undated Facebook photo)
Do you have a question you’d like to see put to the Langley City council? Email your idea to editor@langleyadvancetimes.com.

AT YOUR SERVICE: In light of SkyTrain coming, Langley City embarks on parking study

Question-and-answer feature calling on those elected to office in Langley

Do you have a question you’d like to see put to the Langley City council? Email your idea to editor@langleyadvancetimes.com.
Mary Rambarran won $200,000 from a Royal Riches Scratch & Win ticket. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Power outage reveals $200K lottery win for Langley woman

Mary Rambarran buys profitable scratch and win ticket on a rainy day grocery shop

Mary Rambarran won $200,000 from a Royal Riches Scratch & Win ticket. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Volunteers played ‘Tetris’ to get goods into light planes during the November flood relief efforts based out of Langley Regional Airport. (Langley Advance Times files)

Langley Township helps fund volunteer relief pilots group

Local pilots organized after their aid flights during last November’s floods

Volunteers played ‘Tetris’ to get goods into light planes during the November flood relief efforts based out of Langley Regional Airport. (Langley Advance Times files)
Crews work at the Othello Bridge on the Coquihalla on Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021. (B.C. Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure)

Permanent repairs coming for Othello stretch of Coquihalla Highway

Work is expected to begin in early August and be completed sometime in the fall

Crews work at the Othello Bridge on the Coquihalla on Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021. (B.C. Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure)
Suspected fentanyl, cash, and cell phones were seized in a July 19 arrest in Langley City. (Langley RCMP)

Suspected drug dealer tried to evade Langley Mounties

Charges are potentially pending against suspect arrested in Langley City

Suspected fentanyl, cash, and cell phones were seized in a July 19 arrest in Langley City. (Langley RCMP)
Steven Furness, 43, was the second victim of the Monday morning shooting spree. (IHIT)

Victims of Langley shooting spree identified

A 60-year-old man and a 43-year-old were both killed, two more remain in hospital

Steven Furness, 43, was the second victim of the Monday morning shooting spree. (IHIT)
Paul Wynn. (Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Shooting victim was ‘God-child’ in his family: brother

Paul Wynn was killed by Jordan Goggin on Monday

Paul Wynn. (Special to the Langley Advance Times)
A Langley lawyer has been suspended from practicing for more than four months after he was found to have sexually harassed and made racist remarks to his employees. (Black Press Media file photo)

Sexual harassment, discrimination bring four-month suspension for Langley lawyer

Incidents took place over several years at local family practice

A Langley lawyer has been suspended from practicing for more than four months after he was found to have sexually harassed and made racist remarks to his employees. (Black Press Media file photo)
Burger King at 20290 Lougheed Hwy. in Maple Ridge. (Colleen Flanagan/The News)

Lower Mainland Mountie who drove drunk with police dog in vehicle fined 30 days pay

Const. Blaise Picketts was arrested after he passed out at a Maple Ridge Burger King drive through

Burger King at 20290 Lougheed Hwy. in Maple Ridge. (Colleen Flanagan/The News)
It was the first Ride Into History for Harrison residents Martin and Nell Schinkel. “We like the purpose of it,” Martin explained. About 50 riders took part in the 10th Ride Into History from Langley through the Fraser Valley on Saturday, July 23. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
It was the first Ride Into History for Harrison residents Martin and Nell Schinkel. “We like the purpose of it,” Martin explained. About 50 riders took part in the 10th Ride Into History from Langley through the Fraser Valley on Saturday, July 23. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Classroom chairs. (Photo: Pixabay)

Chilliwack teacher suspended after ‘crossing personal boundaries‘ with students

Sheldon Lyle Nickel admitted to inappropriate conduct, including sending personal text messages

Classroom chairs. (Photo: Pixabay)
A woman laid a wreath of flowers at a Tuesday night (July 26) vigil for the victims of the Langley shootings at Innes Corners Plaza in Langley City. She was one of around 100 people who attended. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Vigil for shooting victims held in Langley City

‘These are my people’ says organizer, a former homeless person

A woman laid a wreath of flowers at a Tuesday night (July 26) vigil for the victims of the Langley shootings at Innes Corners Plaza in Langley City. She was one of around 100 people who attended. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Volunteer Emily Morgan and Brenda Haid, vice-president of the Alder Grove Heritage Society, sort through donated photos from the Aldergrove Star at the museum on Sunday, July 24. On Saturday, August 13, the museum will host Heritage Day from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Dan Ferguson/Black Press Media)

VIDEO: A look back at Aldergrove’s past on Community Heritage Day

Alder Grove museum to show previously unseen heritage material at Aug. 13 event

  • Jul 26, 2022
Volunteer Emily Morgan and Brenda Haid, vice-president of the Alder Grove Heritage Society, sort through donated photos from the Aldergrove Star at the museum on Sunday, July 24. On Saturday, August 13, the museum will host Heritage Day from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Dan Ferguson/Black Press Media)
Jordan Daniel Goggin is the suspect in four shootings in Langley that killed two and injured two more. He was killed by police Monday morning. (IHIT/Special to Black Press Media)

Surveillance images show Langley shooter

IHIT released images of Jordan Goggin taken from security footage

Jordan Daniel Goggin is the suspect in four shootings in Langley that killed two and injured two more. He was killed by police Monday morning. (IHIT/Special to Black Press Media)