(Shane MacKichan photo)

5 to start your day

Surrey’s first murder of the year, a car crash causes lights to flicker in Metro Vancouver and more

1. Delta crash causes ‘power flicker’ in Vancouver

A car crashing into a power pole in Delta Sunday night caused a power flicker across the region. See more >

2. Police investigate Surrey’s first murder of 2018 in Cloverdale

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team was called in after reports of a Saturday night shooting in the 17800 block of 64 Avenue, near the Cloverdale Millennium Amphitheatre Park. See more >

3. Pedestrian seriously injured after Vancouver Police car collision

The police watchdog is investigating after a on-duty Vancouver Police officer’s cruiser collided with a pedestrian on Saturday night. See more >

4. Fatal hit and run closes Highway 5

Highway 5 was closed south of Kamloops for six hours Sunday evening after RCMP discovered a body on the side of the highway. See more >

5. Vehicle crashes into Maple Ridge restaurant

“Just out of the corner of my eye (I saw) the person coming into the parking stall and next thing you know the table was up on its side and I was on the floor. It happened that fast,” a witness said. See more >


@katslepian

katya.slepian@bpdigital.ca

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Just Posted

Contract awarded for 24 Avenue widening

South Surrey road to go to five-lanes

Surrey RCMP arrest two car theft suspects

Police say bait car was activated

That’s the Spirit: Delta-based guitarist aims to play for 116 hours in marathon record attempt for charity

Local musician will aim to break Guinness record at River Rock Casino Resort, starting May 7

Challenger Baseball gives everyone a chance to play ball

Weekend event to raise money for Challenger Baseball program

Hundreds attend Surrey vigil for Indian girl allegedly raped, killed

Organizers to send a letter to the Prime Minister of India demanding eight-year-old girl’s rapists be brought to justice

VIDEO: King fired up about new comedy night in Surrey

‘Dirty Byrdie’ amateur comedy night up next at fire-damaged Flamingo

B.C. firm linked to Facebook data scandal defends its political work

AggregateIQ says it helps customers craft messages for online political ads, use data for campaigns

Toronto van attack accused was briefly in Canadian Armed Forces

Alek Minassian was a member of the forces from Aug. 23, 2017 until Oct. 25

Hospital hero wins international honour for disarming knife wielding man

Charles Kraeling is the first Island Health employee to receive an International Award of Valour

Parents call for change to health laws after Victoria teen’s death

Accidental overdose has Elliot Eurchuk’s parents seeking change to B.C Infants Act

Drivers urged to hide valuables after 40% hike in theft from cars

Those living and working in Vancouver need to take more precautions and hide valuables, police say

Cause of plane crash that killed former Alberta premier Jim Prentice to be released

The findings of investigation into the plane crash that killed four set to be released.

Mud, sweat, and tears in Lower Mainland high school’s Tough Eagle

Students at R.E. Mountain flung themselves into an obstacle course Friday.

Peru authorities order arrest of two suspects in B.C. man’s killing

On Monday, officials backed away from reports that he was the principal suspect.

Most Read