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Trans-Continental Textile Recycling in Surrey is collecting clothing donations for the Surrey Food Bank. The business is located at 13120 78a Ave. (Photo submitted)

Surrey company holds clothing drive during ‘time of isolation’

Trans-Continental Textile Recycling is collecting clothes to support Surrey Food Bank

Trans-Continental Textile Recycling in Surrey is collecting clothing donations for the Surrey Food Bank. The business is located at 13120 78a Ave. (Photo submitted)
This undated electron microscope image made available by the U.S. National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows the Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. Also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus causes COVID-19. The sample was isolated from a patient in the U.S. (NIAID-RML via AP)

COVID-19: ‘We cannot do this alone,’ letter signed by 112 family doctors states

Surrey and North Delta physicians urge residents, especially youth, to do their part

This undated electron microscope image made available by the U.S. National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows the Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. Also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus causes COVID-19. The sample was isolated from a patient in the U.S. (NIAID-RML via AP)
Feezah Jaffer is the executive director of the Surrey Food Bank. (File photo)

COVID-19: Surrey Food Bank rises to meet challenge but real test is yet to come

Executive director says donors, staff and volunteers are rallying but next few weeks will be critical

Feezah Jaffer is the executive director of the Surrey Food Bank. (File photo)
Skateboarder Geoff Dermar at Cloverdale Youth Park. (File photo)

COVID-19: Surrey closes skateparks, playgrounds and courts – but not sports fields

Closures don’t include fields, city says, despite recent concerns about ‘full blown games’

Skateboarder Geoff Dermar at Cloverdale Youth Park. (File photo)
In April, police released a photo of a suspect in a stabbing at a Surrey banquet hall. On Friday (March. 20), RCMP confirmed that the photo was Karnvir Garcha, who has been charged in the stabbing. (Surrey RCMP)

Surrey man, 22, charged in 2019 stabbing at Newton banquet hall

Karnvir Garcha is expected to appear in court later this month, police say

In April, police released a photo of a suspect in a stabbing at a Surrey banquet hall. On Friday (March. 20), RCMP confirmed that the photo was Karnvir Garcha, who has been charged in the stabbing. (Surrey RCMP)
Surrey RCMP closed down a portion of 64th Avenue on Thursday afternoon after a dramatic crash involving a dump truck and a car with four people inside, including two children. (Photo: Twitter @Audrey Lobato)

Dump truck lands on vehicle with children inside, Surrey police say

RCMP say 64th Avenue is closed for ‘extended period’ between 144th Street and 146th Street

Surrey RCMP closed down a portion of 64th Avenue on Thursday afternoon after a dramatic crash involving a dump truck and a car with four people inside, including two children. (Photo: Twitter @Audrey Lobato)
Surrey RCMP say security footage from the Surrey business shows a suspect hooking the trailer to the cab of a semi-truck and driving off the property on March 1. (Surrey RCMP)

Thief steals truck trailer and $20,000 in lumber from Surrey business

Surrey RCMP release photos of March 1 heist in hopes of finding suspect

Surrey RCMP say security footage from the Surrey business shows a suspect hooking the trailer to the cab of a semi-truck and driving off the property on March 1. (Surrey RCMP)
Google Maps view of HealthLand Clinic, at 7128 King George Blvd. in Newton.

Surrey police investigating two alleged sex assaults during massages in Newton

RCMP say a 48-year-old man was arrested but released pending further investigation

Google Maps view of HealthLand Clinic, at 7128 King George Blvd. in Newton.
Surrey RCMP say 34-year-old Lauren Bennett was last seen at 4 a.m. on Jan. 31 in the 106 block of 135A Street in Surrey. (Photo submitted by RCMP)

UPDATE: Surrey RCMP say Lauren Bennett has been found and is safe

Police were looking for her after she was last seen at 4 a.m. on Jan. 31 in 106 block of 135A Street

Surrey RCMP say 34-year-old Lauren Bennett was last seen at 4 a.m. on Jan. 31 in the 106 block of 135A Street in Surrey. (Photo submitted by RCMP)
David Talero was last seen on Jan. 20 at about 10:47 a.m. in the 13400 block of 108th Avenue in Surrey. (Photo: Surrey RCMP)

UPDATE: Surrey RCMP say 18-year-old David Talero has been found and is safe

Police were looking for him after he was last seen on Jan. 20 in 13400 block of 108th Avenue

David Talero was last seen on Jan. 20 at about 10:47 a.m. in the 13400 block of 108th Avenue in Surrey. (Photo: Surrey RCMP)
Surrey RCMP say Morgan Kelcey was last seen at 9 p.m. on Jan. 16, in the 19300 block of 73rd Avenue in Surrey. (Photo: RCMP)

Surrey police ask for help in finding “high risk” 24-year-old man

Morgan Kelcey was last seen on evening of Jan. 16 in 19300 block of 73rd Avenue

Surrey RCMP say Morgan Kelcey was last seen at 9 p.m. on Jan. 16, in the 19300 block of 73rd Avenue in Surrey. (Photo: RCMP)
Niloo Razzaghi-Khamsin, along with her husband Ardalan Evnoddin-Hamidi and her teenage son Hamyar Ebnoddin Hamidi, all died in Tuesday’s plane crash. (Photo: Facebook)

Surrey teacher and her family among victims of Iran plane crash

School district says Niloo Razzaghi-Khamsin and family were among 176 victims

Niloo Razzaghi-Khamsin, along with her husband Ardalan Evnoddin-Hamidi and her teenage son Hamyar Ebnoddin Hamidi, all died in Tuesday’s plane crash. (Photo: Facebook)
Surrey RCMP were on scene in the 10800-block of 139A Street in Whalley Saturday morning after reports of shots fired. A bullet hole was visible in the window of one home. (Photo: Lauren Collins)

Ten of 11 people taken into custody after shooting in Surrey have been released

Police say four guns, two Tasers, drugs and other weapons were seized after home shot at in Whalley

Surrey RCMP were on scene in the 10800-block of 139A Street in Whalley Saturday morning after reports of shots fired. A bullet hole was visible in the window of one home. (Photo: Lauren Collins)
RCMP have released two images they hope can help them in their investigation of an Aug. 12 shooting in Whalley.

Police in Surrey ask for help identifying car and people of interest in shooting

RCMP release two images as they investigate early morning shooting that hurt one man on Aug. 12

RCMP have released two images they hope can help them in their investigation of an Aug. 12 shooting in Whalley.
There are 333 portable classrooms in Surrey. (File photo)

Surrey Schools Coalition urges province to set up growth fund to pay for portables

‘More needs to be done’ to build new schools as B.C.’s largest district keeps growing

There are 333 portable classrooms in Surrey. (File photo)
From left: Delta councillor Dylan Kruger, Delta MP Carla Qualtrough, Delta Mayor George Harvie, White Spot’s Cathy Tostenson, Delta councillor Dan Copeland, Tour de Delta race director Mark Ernsting, and Cycling BC’s Jerrick Barroso. (Photo submitted)

Tour de Delta awarded $50,000 Sport Canada hosting grant

Annual racing event starts Friday in North Delta

From left: Delta councillor Dylan Kruger, Delta MP Carla Qualtrough, Delta Mayor George Harvie, White Spot’s Cathy Tostenson, Delta councillor Dan Copeland, Tour de Delta race director Mark Ernsting, and Cycling BC’s Jerrick Barroso. (Photo submitted)
Surrey RCMP say they now believe three-year-old Brycein Toane, right, is with his mother Melissa-Sue Seale. Note the photo of Brycein provided by police shows him when he was about one year old. (Photos: Surrey RCMP)

UPDATE: Surrey RCMP say missing three-year-old boy found safe

Police twice appealed for information that could help them find Brycein Toane

Surrey RCMP say they now believe three-year-old Brycein Toane, right, is with his mother Melissa-Sue Seale. Note the photo of Brycein provided by police shows him when he was about one year old. (Photos: Surrey RCMP)
(Black Press file photo)

Three people charged after allegedly stealing two cars in two hours, Surrey RCMP say

Two from Surrey, one from Langley nabbed after police say they were caught with two hot Honda Civics

(Black Press file photo)
B.C. Premier John Horgan flashes a – Vulcan sign? – to Now-Leader reporter Tom Zytaruk before making a funding announcement in Surrey this morning. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)

B.C. premier announces opening of state-of-art MRI unit in Surrey

Second unit means Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre is now able to deliver cardiac MRI services

B.C. Premier John Horgan flashes a – Vulcan sign? – to Now-Leader reporter Tom Zytaruk before making a funding announcement in Surrey this morning. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)
(File photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Inquest scheduled into inmate’s death at Surrey Pretrial Centre

John Michael Murphy, 25, died following fight with cellmate in August 2016

(File photo: Tom Zytaruk)