Neil Corbett

Uber plans to develop electric vehicles capable of silent and swift vertical takeoff and landing for its new Uber Elevate business.

B.C. tech company will power Uber Elevate

Moli and Uber announce research and development partnership.

Uber plans to develop electric vehicles capable of silent and swift vertical takeoff and landing for its new Uber Elevate business.
Kieris O’Neill is scared that by the end of May she and her dog will not have a place to call home, because there is nothing available to rent in Maple Ridge. (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)

Near-zero vacancy rate has disabled B.C. senior facing homelessness

79-year-old in a wheelchair will appeal to Maple Ridge council

Kieris O’Neill is scared that by the end of May she and her dog will not have a place to call home, because there is nothing available to rent in Maple Ridge. (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)
Update: Lower Mainland cities kill motion to remove convicted councillors

Update: Lower Mainland cities kill motion to remove convicted councillors

Motion lost in 30-30 tie at LMLGA conference

Update: Lower Mainland cities kill motion to remove convicted councillors
The townhouse complex where Sagmoen owned a unit. (THE NEWS files)                                The Maple Ridge townhouse complex where Sagmoen owned a unit. (THE NEWS/files)

Man linked to B.C. human remains probe denied bail in unrelated assault case

Charged with assault causing bodily harm

The townhouse complex where Sagmoen owned a unit. (THE NEWS files)                                The Maple Ridge townhouse complex where Sagmoen owned a unit. (THE NEWS/files)
Tran started in the Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows school district in 2000.

Teacher hugged student, said he was attracted to her

Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows educator found to have acted in a manner of professional misconduct.

Tran started in the Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows school district in 2000.
Murdered man found in Pitt Meadows identified

Murdered man found in Pitt Meadows identified

IHIT asking for public’s assistance in death of Delta man.

Murdered man found in Pitt Meadows identified
A plane went down in a Pitt Meadows field on Wednesday. (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)                                An Osprey two-seater plane went down in a Pitt Meadows field on Wednesday. (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)

Pilot makes emergency landing in farmer’s field

Was headed for Pitt Meadows airport.

A plane went down in a Pitt Meadows field on Wednesday. (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)                                An Osprey two-seater plane went down in a Pitt Meadows field on Wednesday. (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)
The sex assault trial of former Pitt Meadows councillor David Murray showed cities have no way to oust convicted politicians.

Convicted councillors should lose positions, says Lower Mainland council

Lobbying to change B.C. Community Charter after David Murray conviction

The sex assault trial of former Pitt Meadows councillor David Murray showed cities have no way to oust convicted politicians.
Reagan Gasparre of Little Willows preschool with business director Myra Johnson. (THE NEWS files)

Why some B.C. daycares didn’t opt in to subsidy program

Deadline passes for program aimed at laying foundation for universal child care

Reagan Gasparre of Little Willows preschool with business director Myra Johnson. (THE NEWS files)
Storing cranes and non-farm-use equipment on agricultural land contravenes city zoning bylaws. (files)

Aquilini-linked ranch fined $70,000 for storing cranes on farmland

Pitt Meadows council supporting application to Agricultural Land Commission

Storing cranes and non-farm-use equipment on agricultural land contravenes city zoning bylaws. (files)
Hockey for Humboldt charity game Friday

Hockey for Humboldt charity game Friday

Event in Maple Ridge will benefit bus tragedy victims

Hockey for Humboldt charity game Friday
Passengers of the West Coast Express will be served by buses and SkyTrain if there is a CP Rail strike. (THE NEWS files)

Buses would pick up West Coast Express riders if job action

If CP Rail workers strike, TransLink will bus commuters to Skytrain

Passengers of the West Coast Express will be served by buses and SkyTrain if there is a CP Rail strike. (THE NEWS files)
Steve Quinlan is bringing a version of the London Tube Challenge to the Lower Mainland. (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)

Going for a Guinness record on SkyTrain

Maple Ridge man must hit every station in less than three hours

Steve Quinlan is bringing a version of the London Tube Challenge to the Lower Mainland. (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)
Police closed that section of the highway while they investigated on Friday, and on Saturday morning announced they had located a suspect vehicle. (Shane MacKichan photo)

Roadside shrine to mother killed in hit-and-run

Boyfriend found her after she was hit

Police closed that section of the highway while they investigated on Friday, and on Saturday morning announced they had located a suspect vehicle. (Shane MacKichan photo)
Former Pitt Meadows city councillor David Murray is appealing his sex assault conviction and sentencing. (THE NEWS files)
Former Pitt Meadows city councillor David Murray is appealing his sex assault conviction and sentencing. (THE NEWS files)
Tree swallows are in decline, and a Vancouver birder has been trying to build nesting boxes for them in Pitt Meadows. (Wikimedia)                                Tree swallows are in decline, and a Vancouver birder has been trying to build nesting boxes for them in Pitt Meadows. (Wikimedia)

Metro city destroys birder’s houses

Declining tree swallows have perfect habitat on south shore of Pitt Lake and Addington Marsh.

Tree swallows are in decline, and a Vancouver birder has been trying to build nesting boxes for them in Pitt Meadows. (Wikimedia)                                Tree swallows are in decline, and a Vancouver birder has been trying to build nesting boxes for them in Pitt Meadows. (Wikimedia)
Kelly Sandoval with her husband and four children. (Contibuted)

B.C. mother hit in truck rampage dies

Family confirms mother of four Kelly Sandoval dies almost two months after being hit.

Kelly Sandoval with her husband and four children. (Contibuted)
David Murray was sentenced to nine months in jail for sex assault on Wednesday. (THE NEWS files)                                David Murray was sentenced to nine months in jail for sexual assault on Wednesday. (THE NEWS/files)

City to lobby province after councillor accused of crime refused to resign

Dave Murray was sentenced to nine months for a sexual assault that occurred 26 years ago

David Murray was sentenced to nine months in jail for sex assault on Wednesday. (THE NEWS files)                                David Murray was sentenced to nine months in jail for sexual assault on Wednesday. (THE NEWS/files)
UPDATE: Former B.C. city councillor sentenced nine months for sexual assault

UPDATE: Former B.C. city councillor sentenced nine months for sexual assault

Dave Murray, convicted this past fall, hired a private investigator to intrude on the victim’s life.

UPDATE: Former B.C. city councillor sentenced nine months for sexual assault
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. (Wikimedia Commons)

Future princess Markle practised at Lower Mainland pistol range

‘Meg my day’ says British tabloid

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. (Wikimedia Commons)