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Part of the Xi'an Wall

Sensational Xi’an!

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

Part of the Xi'an Wall
UPDATE: Man falls to his death at Surrey construction site

UPDATE: Man falls to his death at Surrey construction site

Surrey RCMP, the Coroners Service and WorkSafe are investigation

UPDATE: Man falls to his death at Surrey construction site
Cindy Keith in China.

From Vernon to the Great Wall

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

Cindy Keith in China.
Two homes destroyed in Sunnybrae mudslide.

UPDATE: Two homes destroyed in Sunnybrae mudslide

A mudslide in Sunnybrae has sent two people to hospital with injuries.

Two homes destroyed in Sunnybrae mudslide.
The aftermath of a crash at the  7000 block of 138 Street of Surrey.

VIDEO: Surrey pedestrian in life threatening condition after being struck by car

The accident occured at 138 Street and 70 Avenue Sunday night

The aftermath of a crash at the  7000 block of 138 Street of Surrey.
Surrey RCMP respond to reports of a stabbing in Cloverdale Sunday morning.

UPDATE: Manslaughter charge for fatal stabbing in Cloverdale

Surrey RCMP say the stabbing happened as a result of an altercation between two individuals who were known to each other.

Surrey RCMP respond to reports of a stabbing in Cloverdale Sunday morning.
Surrey Fire Service's Hazmat (Hazardous Materials) response team suits up outside the Surrey Tax Centre to deal with a suspicious package.

UPDATE: White powder at Surrey Tax Centre harmless

Police and Hazmat teams were called out to building at 97 Avenue and King George Boulevard after suspicious white powder.

Surrey Fire Service's Hazmat (Hazardous Materials) response team suits up outside the Surrey Tax Centre to deal with a suspicious package.
The Offspring and Sublime with Rome are coming to Abbotsford this summer.

The Offspring and Sublime with Rome coming to Abbotsford; tickets on sale this week

Pair of legendary punk bands to perform in Abbotsford Centre this summer; tickets go on sale this week

The Offspring and Sublime with Rome are coming to Abbotsford this summer.
Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin celebrates his first ever PGA Tour win on Sunday.

Abbotsford’s Adam Hadwin earns first PGA Tour win

Golfer wins at Valspar Championships, qualifies for spot at The Masters

Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin celebrates his first ever PGA Tour win on Sunday.
Over 32 teams are expected to come out for the 2017 tournament.

VIDEO: Stick it to Cancer at UBC on March 18

The Delta Kappa Epsilon Phi Alpha Fraternity is hosting their annual ‘Scott Trapp’ Stick it to Cancer Memorial Ball Hockey Tournament

Over 32 teams are expected to come out for the 2017 tournament.
Vancouver Giants forward Jack Flaman had a goal and an assist in his team's 5-4 overtime loss to the Portland Winterhawks on March 3 in Portland. The Winterhawks followed that up with a 3-0 win over Vancouver the next night as well.

Giants return from Portland with just a single point

Vancouver hockey club can't build off dramatic late-game rally the night before

Vancouver Giants forward Jack Flaman had a goal and an assist in his team's 5-4 overtime loss to the Portland Winterhawks on March 3 in Portland. The Winterhawks followed that up with a 3-0 win over Vancouver the next night as well.
The Vancouver Giants will wear special Don Cherry jerseys for their home game on March 14 as part of the Kidney Foundation of Canada for Don Cherry Night.

Giants to wear special ‘Don Cherry’ jerseys

March 14 game at Langley Events Centre is part of Kidney Foundation of Canada for Don Cherry Night

The Vancouver Giants will wear special Don Cherry jerseys for their home game on March 14 as part of the Kidney Foundation of Canada for Don Cherry Night.
Rae-Lynne Dicks began her career as a 911 operator in 1995. She left the job after being diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). She has conducted the first research in Canada on the prevalence of PTSD symptoms among Canadian 911 operators and will share her insights at Kwantlen’s Surrey campus on Feb. 23.

What happens when the helpers need help?

Kwantlen's Surrey campus hosts forum about first responders suffering from PTSD Feb. 23-24.

Rae-Lynne Dicks began her career as a 911 operator in 1995. She left the job after being diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). She has conducted the first research in Canada on the prevalence of PTSD symptoms among Canadian 911 operators and will share her insights at Kwantlen’s Surrey campus on Feb. 23.
A toque is available by paying the $25 registration fee for the annual Coldest Night of the Year fundraising walk.

Coldest Night of the Year coming to Whalley

Surrey Urban Mission Society in search of willing walkers for the organization's biggest fundraisers of the year on Feb. 25.

A toque is available by paying the $25 registration fee for the annual Coldest Night of the Year fundraising walk.
The BC Men's Curling Provincial Championships conclude at the Abbotsford Curling Club on Sunday.

VIDEO: BC Men’s Curling Championships in Abbotsford

Provincial crown being awarded on Sunday at Abbotsford Curling Club

The BC Men's Curling Provincial Championships conclude at the Abbotsford Curling Club on Sunday.
Port Mann Bridge reopens after closure for ice clearing

Port Mann Bridge reopens after closure for ice clearing

Highway 1 was closed in both directions for 20-40 minutes.

Port Mann Bridge reopens after closure for ice clearing
Vancouver Giants defenceman Dylan Plouffe fires a puck during his team’s 4-3 overtime loss to the Calgary Hitmen on Saturday night at the LEC.

Shootout win helps Giants snap losing skid

Vancouver knocks off Western Conference-leading Prince George Cougars to break eight-game losing streak

Vancouver Giants defenceman Dylan Plouffe fires a puck during his team’s 4-3 overtime loss to the Calgary Hitmen on Saturday night at the LEC.
A side street in Surrey's Boundary Park was covered by snow on Sunday afternoon.

Surrey schools closed again on Tuesday due to snow

B.C.'s biggest school district shut down to teachers and students.

A side street in Surrey's Boundary Park was covered by snow on Sunday afternoon.
Dean Joanisse (far left) is one of two Abbotsford-based skips competing at the event. Joanisse represents the Golden Ears Winter Club at the event.

Abbotsford hosting B.C. men’s curling provincials

Twelve teams battling for the right to represent the province

Dean Joanisse (far left) is one of two Abbotsford-based skips competing at the event. Joanisse represents the Golden Ears Winter Club at the event.
Alex Gervais

Alex Gervais died alone after years of instability, neglect: Child advocate report

Alex Gervais, 18, jumped to his death from a fourth-floor window of an Abbotsford hotel last September while in provincial care.

Alex Gervais