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(James Smith photo)

North Delta crime beat, week of July 19

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

  • Aug 1, 2021

 

(Delta Police Department photo)

South Delta crime beat, week of July 19

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

  • Aug 1, 2021

 

North Delta’s Sweet Serenity Yoga and Wellness is partnering with Perfect Pastures Animal Sanctuary in Ladner for a bi-weekly outdoor fundraising event beginning this week. (Submitted photo)

Outdoor yoga at Delta farm supporting animals affected by B.C. wildfires

‘Fridays at the Farm’ series continues Friday, Aug. 6 with Hatha yoga, Zumba classes

 

(Delta Police Department photo)

Crime severity in Delta last year down from 2019

Delta’s 2020 Crime Severity Index rate was down 12 per cent; well below provincial, national averages

(Delta Police Department photo)
The North Delta Recreation Centre (pictured), Guilford Recreation Centre, Poirier Forum in Coquitlam and Abbotsford AgRec Centre will serve as mass vaccination clinics as Fraser Health transitions to a “vaccine hub model.” (Mayor George V. Harvie/Twitter photo)

Vaccination clinics in North Delta, Surrey to stay open under new hub model

Over two dozen immunization clinics to close in Fraser Health as vaccine uptake tops 80 per cent

The North Delta Recreation Centre (pictured), Guilford Recreation Centre, Poirier Forum in Coquitlam and Abbotsford AgRec Centre will serve as mass vaccination clinics as Fraser Health transitions to a “vaccine hub model.” (Mayor George V. Harvie/Twitter photo)
Nearly 300 people participated in the 2019 North Delta Terry Fox Run on Sunday, Sept. 15 at Sungod Recreation Centre. After moving to virtual model for 2020, the event will return to an in-person format on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021. (James Smith photo)

In-person events returning to Delta venues

City staff report includes list of events from July 30, 2021 through to the end of 2022

Nearly 300 people participated in the 2019 North Delta Terry Fox Run on Sunday, Sept. 15 at Sungod Recreation Centre. After moving to virtual model for 2020, the event will return to an in-person format on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021. (James Smith photo)
This map illustrates the number of active COVID-19 cases in Greater Vancouver from July 18 to 24, 2021. (BC Centre for Disease Control image)

Slight uptick in active COVID-19 cases in Delta

Six cases for the week ending July 24; Delta continues to lead region in first dose vaccinations

This map illustrates the number of active COVID-19 cases in Greater Vancouver from July 18 to 24, 2021. (BC Centre for Disease Control image)
Canadian players in action during the 2018 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, in a photo posted to hockeycanada.ca.

World U-17 hockey tourney slated for North Delta arena this fall

Bid to host event in North Delta-Langley-Chilliwack was being condsidered by Hockey Canada in 2020

Canadian players in action during the 2018 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, in a photo posted to hockeycanada.ca.
The Tsawwassen Sun Festival returns July 30 to Aug. 2, 2021. (City of Delta photo)

Happening around Delta: week of July 29

Weekly events and community listings for North Delta and beyond

The Tsawwassen Sun Festival returns July 30 to Aug. 2, 2021. (City of Delta photo)
North Delta’s Sungod Recreation Centre. (James Smith photo)

Delta rec centres, libraries to serve as cooling centres

Daytime temperatures to reach low 30s, overnight lows in the upper teens, Thursday through Saturday

North Delta’s Sungod Recreation Centre. (James Smith photo)
Screenshot from Twitter video showing a customer having a violent outburst at a Richmond McDonalds on Tuesday, July 27. RCMP say a 30-year-old man from Delta has been arrested. (@GrillCheezKilla)

VIDEO: Delta man arrested after ‘violent outburst’ at Richmond McDonald’s

‘Irate’ customer allegedly damaged property, hurt two employees and police officers: RCMP

Screenshot from Twitter video showing a customer having a violent outburst at a Richmond McDonalds on Tuesday, July 27. RCMP say a 30-year-old man from Delta has been arrested. (@GrillCheezKilla)
Prince George Cougars defenceman Ethan Samson was drafted by the Philadelphia Flyers in the sixth round (174th overall) in the 2021 NHL Draft on Saturday, July 24. (Brett Cullen/Prince George Cougars photo)

North Delta’s Ethan Samson drafted by NHL’s Flyers

The 17-year-old defenceman was picked up by Philadelphia in the sixth round (174th overall)

Prince George Cougars defenceman Ethan Samson was drafted by the Philadelphia Flyers in the sixth round (174th overall) in the 2021 NHL Draft on Saturday, July 24. (Brett Cullen/Prince George Cougars photo)
Delta Stageworks Theatre Society is hosting the three-week My Mother’s Story for Diverse Voices writing workshop Aug. 8, 15 and 22, both online and in person. The program is led by Vancouver actor and author, and member of Delta Stageworks’ artistic team, Marilyn Norry. (Submitted photo)

Delta Stageworks hosting diversity-focused writing workshop

My Mother’s Story for Diverse Voices Workshop running Aug. 8, 15 and 22, both in person and via Zoom

Delta Stageworks Theatre Society is hosting the three-week My Mother’s Story for Diverse Voices writing workshop Aug. 8, 15 and 22, both online and in person. The program is led by Vancouver actor and author, and member of Delta Stageworks’ artistic team, Marilyn Norry. (Submitted photo)
Delta has raised its fire rating to extreme. (James Smith photo)

Delta fire hazard rating raised to ‘Extreme’

Continued hot and dry weather has resulted in tinder-dry conditions throughout Delta

Delta has raised its fire rating to extreme. (James Smith photo)
Delta Chamber of Commerce executive director Garry Shearer will be the Conservative Party’s candidate for Delta in the next federal election. (Submitted photo)

Delta Chamber executive director Garry Shearer running for federal Conservatives

“I believe bold, new ideas are needed to help our community recover from the impacts of COVID-19.”

Delta Chamber of Commerce executive director Garry Shearer will be the Conservative Party’s candidate for Delta in the next federal election. (Submitted photo)
(Delta Police Department photo)

South Delta crime beat, week of July 12

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

  • Jul 23, 2021
(Delta Police Department photo)
(James Smith photo)

North Delta crime beat, week of July 12

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

  • Jul 23, 2021
(James Smith photo)
The North Delta Reporter is offering readers the chance to win a $5,000 prize just for participating in an online reader survey. (Black Press Media image)

North Delta Reporter reader survey offers up $5,000 prize

Survey questions will help gauge shopping patterns of readers over the next year

  • Jul 23, 2021
The North Delta Reporter is offering readers the chance to win a $5,000 prize just for participating in an online reader survey. (Black Press Media image)
Ventriloquist Kellie Haines is performing as part of the Fraser Valley Regional Library’s Summer Reading Club July 19 to Aug. 1, 2021. Watch the latest episode at facebook.com/ReadLearnPlay. (Fraser Valley Regional Library/Facebook photo)

Happening around Delta: week of July 22

Weekly events and community listings for North Delta and beyond

Ventriloquist Kellie Haines is performing as part of the Fraser Valley Regional Library’s Summer Reading Club July 19 to Aug. 1, 2021. Watch the latest episode at facebook.com/ReadLearnPlay. (Fraser Valley Regional Library/Facebook photo)
This map illustrates the number of active COVID-19 cases in Greater Vancouver from July 11 to 17, 2021. (BC Centre for Disease Control image)

Active COVID-19 cases in Delta hit 33-week low

Only two cases for the week ending July 17; Delta leads region with vaccination rate of 87 per cent

This map illustrates the number of active COVID-19 cases in Greater Vancouver from July 11 to 17, 2021. (BC Centre for Disease Control image)