Lauren Collins

Photo: elimvillage.com
Photo: elimvillage.com
Mark Pearmain has been hired as the Surrey school district’s incoming superintendent. (Photo: School District 44/Twitter)

Surrey school district hires new superintendent

Mark Pearmain comes from the North Vancouver school district

Mark Pearmain has been hired as the Surrey school district’s incoming superintendent. (Photo: School District 44/Twitter)
Neelam Sahota, the Surrey Libraries board chair, is this year’s recipient of the Trustee Excellence Award from the B.C. Library Trustees Association. (Submitted photo: Surrey Libraries)

Surrey Libraries board chair receives provincial award

Annual award recognizes three trustees from more than 700 serving on B.C. library boards

Neelam Sahota, the Surrey Libraries board chair, is this year’s recipient of the Trustee Excellence Award from the B.C. Library Trustees Association. (Submitted photo: Surrey Libraries)
RCMP vest. (Phil McLaclan/Capital News)

Amber Alert cancelled: 1-year-old baby found after vehicle they were in was stolen in Surrey

Within an hour, Surrey RCMP confirmed the child had been located; police still looking for suspect

RCMP vest. (Phil McLaclan/Capital News)
The Métis Nation flag, left, with the Canadian and British Columbian flags.
The Métis Nation flag, left, with the Canadian and British Columbian flags.
Praneet Singh Arora, a Grade 12 student at Tamanawis Secondary, is one of the recipients of this year’s Vimy Pilgrimage Award. (Submitted photo: Vimy Foundation)

Surrey student wins Vimy Pilgrimage Award, heading to Ottawa for Remembrance Day

Praneet Singh Arora recognized for volunteer work

Praneet Singh Arora, a Grade 12 student at Tamanawis Secondary, is one of the recipients of this year’s Vimy Pilgrimage Award. (Submitted photo: Vimy Foundation)
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Surrey RCMP field hundreds of calls about fireworks on Diwali

‘We knew this was going to be a busy night,’ says Const. Sarbjit Sangha

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Surrey’s Joyce Dutton celebrated her 100th birthday on Nov. 4. (Submitted photo: Nicola Romaniuk)

Surrey resident celebrates 100th birthday

Joyce Dutton had a day of balloons, entertainment, cake and champagne

Surrey’s Joyce Dutton celebrated her 100th birthday on Nov. 4. (Submitted photo: Nicola Romaniuk)
RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)

Surrey RCMP say Alberta man charged in September shooting

The incident at a Newton residence left two people injured

RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Black Press Media)
(File photo: Amy Reid)
(File photo: Amy Reid)
Amanda Parsons, a registered nurse on staff at the Northwood Care facility, prepares a dose of the Moderna vaccine to Halifax on Monday, Jan. 11, 2021. In a bid to control COVID-19, the federal government plans to make free vaccines available to everyone who lives in Canada over the course of 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan-Pool
Amanda Parsons, a registered nurse on staff at the Northwood Care facility, prepares a dose of the Moderna vaccine to Halifax on Monday, Jan. 11, 2021. In a bid to control COVID-19, the federal government plans to make free vaccines available to everyone who lives in Canada over the course of 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan-Pool
Surrey teacher Shannon Akester gets vaccinated for COVID-19 at the North Surrey clinic on Wednesday, March 24. (submitted photo: Fraser Health)

Surrey school board decides against mandating COVID-19 vaccines for staff

District points to high vaccination rates in Surrey, White Rock

Surrey teacher Shannon Akester gets vaccinated for COVID-19 at the North Surrey clinic on Wednesday, March 24. (submitted photo: Fraser Health)

UPDATE: Police say the teen has been found

Police were looking for a 14-year-old

UPDATE: Police say missing teen has been found

14-year-old last seen in the Whalley area

A vial of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine is seen at a one-day pop-up vaccination clinic at the Muslim Neighbour Nexus Mosque, in Mississauga, Ont., on Thursday, April 29, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Christopher Katsarov

Vaccination rates in Surrey hit 87.6% for those aged 12 and up

1.2-per-cent increase from previous week comes as B.C. health pass moves into second phase

A vial of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine is seen at a one-day pop-up vaccination clinic at the Muslim Neighbour Nexus Mosque, in Mississauga, Ont., on Thursday, April 29, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Christopher Katsarov
Surrey RCMP on the scene of a reported shooting in Whalley on Friday afternoon, Oct. 29, in 11100-block of 136 Street. (Photo: Shane MacKichan)

Surrey RCMP investigating shooting in Whalley

Police said it is believed to be an isolated incident, no ties to the Lower Mainland gang conflict

Surrey RCMP on the scene of a reported shooting in Whalley on Friday afternoon, Oct. 29, in 11100-block of 136 Street. (Photo: Shane MacKichan)
Surrey Police Service officers gave demonstrations of different tactics at their training facility. (Photo: Lauren Collins)

VIDEO: Surrey Police Service training facility readying officers for November deployment

Now-Leader tours new location, officers demonstrate different tactics for arrests

Surrey Police Service officers gave demonstrations of different tactics at their training facility. (Photo: Lauren Collins)
Surrey RCMP say an investigation into a drug-trafficking network has led to a “substantial” seizure of drugs, including “tens of thousands of potentially lethal doses of fentanyl.” (Photo: Surrey RCMP handout)

Surrey RCMP seize ‘tens of thousands’ of potentially lethal doses of fentanyl

Police say seizure was part of investigation into drug-trafficking network

Surrey RCMP say an investigation into a drug-trafficking network has led to a “substantial” seizure of drugs, including “tens of thousands of potentially lethal doses of fentanyl.” (Photo: Surrey RCMP handout)
Linda Annis, executive director of Metro Vancouver Crime Stoppers, poses with photo cutouts in pumpkins of the top five wanted tricksters. (Submitted photo: Crime Stoppers)

Crime Stoppers releases list of the ‘5 faces you don’t want trick or treating at your home’

List includes a Surrey gangster, escaped Mission inmate

Linda Annis, executive director of Metro Vancouver Crime Stoppers, poses with photo cutouts in pumpkins of the top five wanted tricksters. (Submitted photo: Crime Stoppers)
Surrey RCMP say a pedestrian is in critical condition after a crash Monday (Oct. 25, 2021) near 143 Street and 103 Avenue. (Photo: Shane MacKichan)

Pedestrian in critical condition after Surrey crash: RCMP

Collision happened on 143 Street, between 103 and 103A avenues

Surrey RCMP say a pedestrian is in critical condition after a crash Monday (Oct. 25, 2021) near 143 Street and 103 Avenue. (Photo: Shane MacKichan)