James Smith

North Delta Crime Beat: week of Oct. 11

A selection of property crimes submitted weekly by the Delta Police Department

Delta Police trauma dog helps Las Vegas shooting victims

Caber spent a week in Las Vegas visiting people at the family assistance centre and area hospitals

It’s official: Delta is now a city

“Corporation” gives way to “City” as Delta gets provincal government approval for its change of name

TransLink announces funding for Delta road improvements

Delta is getting over $645,00 for projects in Ladner, Tsawwassen and Tilbury; none for North Delta

Delta to stage a mock-emergency at Deltaport terminal

The exercise is to test inter-agency response to a major incident at Roberts Bank

Overnight lane closures for 72nd Avenue at Highway 91

Closures are to allow for bridge girder installation for the new interchange

Independent expert to review B.C.’s anti-money laundering policies

Announcement comes less than a month after BCLC approved site for new casino in Delta

North Delta’s new bike pump track ready for action

Project is a partnership between the Corporation of Delta and the North Delta Rotary Club

UPDATE: serious crash on Annacis Island cleared (with VIDEO)

Roads around Cliveden Avenue and Carleton Crescent are now open following this morning’s accident

River Road in Delta closed until mid October

Traffic will be detoured to Vantage Way and Progress Way until the work is complete.

Pesticide and livestock medication collection program to make stop in Delta

Dispose of obsolete or unwanted stock Oct. 10 and 11; program only comes to Delta every three years

North Delta resident named Deltassist’s volunteer of the year

Belinda So has been volunteering two days a week with the society since late 2015

Tsawwasen resident interrupts break-in

Police are searching for two Caucasian males, around 40 years old, wearing baseball caps.

Virtual becomes reality at Fraser Valley Regional Library

HTC VIVE VR systems are coming to all 25 FVRL libraries over the next 6 months.

North Delta’s Terry Fox Run raises $7,000 for cancer research

This year marks the event’s 20th anniversary, and 37 years since Terry Fox’s Marathon of Hope

Delta Police arrest two people in relation to South Delta vehicle break ins

A 29-year-old Delta man is facing charges of possession of stolen property and breach of conditions

Delta Police investigating mail box break ins

On Sept. 11, DPD responded to four separate incidents of mail box theft on 55th Street in Tsawwassen

COLUMN: How the police and community interact

DPD Cheif Neil Dubord explains shared responsibility of police and public regarding public safety

LETTERS: Bananas and bele at home south of the Fraser

Readers share some of their own experiences growing exotic foods in the region

Province announces $1.6M seismic upgrade for Gibson Elementary

This is the last high seismic risk school left to be upgraded in the Delta School District.