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Matthew Claxton

Matthew Claxton

I am a CCNA- and BCYCNA-award winning reporter. Raised in Langley, I have covered the news here for most of my 20-year career, with a focus on local politics, crime and homelessness.

Phone
604-994-1054
Email
matthew.claxton@langleyadvancetimes.com

Recent Work by Matthew

PAINFUL TRUTH: Taking joy in a jerk's suffering

PAINFUL TRUTH: Taking joy in a jerk's suffering

Sometimes you can't help enjoying the downfall of an odious person
Alleged Langley human trafficker faces 16 charges

Alleged Langley human trafficker faces 16 charges

Accused allegedly trafficked minors
Langley team tops fundraising in Relay for Life

Langley team tops fundraising in Relay for Life

Locals head to Burnaby for annual cancer fundraiser
Township tackles new housing regulations

Township tackles new housing regulations

Mayor took shots at provincial housing policy
RCMP report breaks down City-Township split

RCMP report breaks down City-Township split

Policing border between City, Township identified as a concern
Janda to build more apartments on former Elks Hall in Aldergrove

Janda to build more apartments on former Elks Hall in Aldergrove

Development to be adjacent to Aldergrove Town Centre
Fraser Valley mushroom farm workers launch union drive

Fraser Valley mushroom farm workers launch union drive

Unionization attempt not yet certified at mushroom farms owned by international company
Armed police takedown in Langley park

Armed police takedown in Langley park

Witness described officers with weapons drawn ordering two men out of a car
Judge denies costs award in case of pedestrian hit by truck

Judge denies costs award in case of pedestrian hit by truck

Driver sought extra legal costs after being sued for hitting man on dark night
Contractor sues over Langley pit bull mauling

Contractor sues over Langley pit bull mauling

Attack victim claims serious injuries from multiple bites
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