North Delta Reporter Staff

Deputy Chief Harj Sidhu (right) with Deputy Chief Constable Commendation recipient Const. Steven Vickery at the 2021 Delta Police Awards ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 28. (Delta Police Department photo)

Delta police honour citizens, officers at awards ceremony

Awards were presented at a ceremony Oct. 28 honouring achievements over the past two years

Deputy Chief Harj Sidhu (right) with Deputy Chief Constable Commendation recipient Const. Steven Vickery at the 2021 Delta Police Awards ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 28. (Delta Police Department photo)
Delta Community Animal Shelter is seeking loving adoptees for the growing number of kittens and cats currently under shelter care. (City of Delta photo)

Cats and kittens seeking adoption at Delta Community Animal Shelter

DCAS offering reduced adoption fee rate for senior cats, those with pre-existing medical conditions

Delta Community Animal Shelter is seeking loving adoptees for the growing number of kittens and cats currently under shelter care. (City of Delta photo)
A signing ceremony was held on Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021 for Tsawwassen First Nation members to witness Chief Ken Baird and Vancouver Fraser Port Authority president and CEO Robin Silvester signed a historic relationship agreement. (Port of Vancouver/Twitter photo)

Tsawwassen First Nation, port authority sign renewed relationship agreement

Deal provides ‘framework to support collaborative work together in Tsawwassen traditional territory’

A signing ceremony was held on Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021 for Tsawwassen First Nation members to witness Chief Ken Baird and Vancouver Fraser Port Authority president and CEO Robin Silvester signed a historic relationship agreement. (Port of Vancouver/Twitter photo)
(Delta Police Department photo)

Tips help expose alleged drug trafficking operation in North Delta

Police executed a search warrant at a home on 83A Avenue on Sept. 23; one person was arrested

(Delta Police Department photo)
Delta resident Koshik Chand won the $1 million guaranteed prize in the Lotto 6/49 draw on July 10, 2021. (BCLC photo)

Million-dollar Delta lotto winner fancies family visit to Fiji

Koshik Chand won the $1 million guaranteed prize in the July 10 Lotto 6/49 draw

Delta resident Koshik Chand won the $1 million guaranteed prize in the Lotto 6/49 draw on July 10, 2021. (BCLC photo)
A screenshot from drone footage of DPD street racing enforcement on Tsawwassen First Nation lands and in the area of Highway 17 on Aug. 26, 2021. (Delta Police Department/YouTube screenshot)

Delta police using drone to target street racing

DPD’s Traffic Section used a drone to spot street racing around Tsawwassen on Aug. 26

A screenshot from drone footage of DPD street racing enforcement on Tsawwassen First Nation lands and in the area of Highway 17 on Aug. 26, 2021. (Delta Police Department/YouTube screenshot)
(Delta Police Department photo)

UPDATE: Missing 14-year-old Delta boy found safe

The boy had been missing since the night of Aug. 15 and was located on Aug. 18

(Delta Police Department photo)
Deltassist is in urgent need of certain food items for its emergency food cupboard as it copes with a rise in the number of homeless individuals needing the non-profit’s help. (Grace Kennedy photo)

Deltassist calling for emergency food donations

Non-profit’s emergency food cupboard running low as it copes with rise in local homeless needing help

Deltassist is in urgent need of certain food items for its emergency food cupboard as it copes with a rise in the number of homeless individuals needing the non-profit’s help. (Grace Kennedy photo)
A butterfly takes a rest on some flowers in a hanging basket in one of three entries in the 2021 Sunshine Hills Community Group Virtual Garden Show by “flowers flowers flowers” category winner Tammy S. (Tammy S./Facebook photo)

18 winners named in North Delta virtual garden show

2021 Sunshine Hills Community Group Virtual Garden Show ran May 28 to June 4

A butterfly takes a rest on some flowers in a hanging basket in one of three entries in the 2021 Sunshine Hills Community Group Virtual Garden Show by “flowers flowers flowers” category winner Tammy S. (Tammy S./Facebook photo)
The Green Team at North Delta’s Sands Secondary built and installed garden boxes in the school’s courtyard over the May long weekend. (Delta School District photo)

School ‘Green Teams’ having a positive impact across Delta

Student-led projects across the district to benefit the local environment

The Green Team at North Delta’s Sands Secondary built and installed garden boxes in the school’s courtyard over the May long weekend. (Delta School District photo)
Little House Alcohol & Drug Addiction Recovery Society COO Debbi McKenzie stands in front of the society’s namesake facility with Phoenix Drug Alcohol Recovery and Education Society CEO Keir Macdonald. (Submitted photo)

Delta’s Little House Society merging with Surrey-based Phoenix Society

Merger ‘came together in a really organic way’ as societies have been working together for two years

Little House Alcohol & Drug Addiction Recovery Society COO Debbi McKenzie stands in front of the society’s namesake facility with Phoenix Drug Alcohol Recovery and Education Society CEO Keir Macdonald. (Submitted photo)
Delta resident Elizabeth McCartney had to check four times before believing she had won $121,000 on a Blackjack 30th Anniversary Scratch & Win ticket. (BC Lottery Corporation photo)

Delta woman in disbelief after scratching $121K-winning ticket

Elizabeth McCartney had to check her ticket four times before believing she had won

Delta resident Elizabeth McCartney had to check four times before believing she had won $121,000 on a Blackjack 30th Anniversary Scratch & Win ticket. (BC Lottery Corporation photo)
Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation, along with title sponsor Century Group, invites the community to participate in the 23rd annual Century Group Delta Health Hybrid Classic in June to raise critical funds for the hospital’s busy surgical department. (Submitted photo)

Hybrid golf tournament to benefit Delta Hospital

“In-person” portion to take place over multiple days in June, with virtual livestream program June 17

Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation, along with title sponsor Century Group, invites the community to participate in the 23rd annual Century Group Delta Health Hybrid Classic in June to raise critical funds for the hospital’s busy surgical department. (Submitted photo)
Royce Mattice won $60,020 with a keno ticket he bought on Feb. 27, 2021 from the Shell station on 56th Street in Tsawwassen. (BCLC photo)

Delta resident wins $60K playing keno

Royce Mattice bought the ticket Feb. 27 from the Shell station on 56th Street in Tsawwassen

Royce Mattice won $60,020 with a keno ticket he bought on Feb. 27, 2021 from the Shell station on 56th Street in Tsawwassen. (BCLC photo)
North Delta Lion Nicholle Dhaliwal will play Easter Bunny at the club’s Easter drive-thru event on Sunday. April 4, 2021. (Submitted photo)

Drive-thru to replace North Delta Lions Easter egg hunt

Event for kids aged 1 to 11 to take place on Sunday, April 4 from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

North Delta Lion Nicholle Dhaliwal will play Easter Bunny at the club’s Easter drive-thru event on Sunday. April 4, 2021. (Submitted photo)
Saulteaux Cree – Saskatchewan hide and rabbit moccasins by Edith Cyr (1914-2000). (Shared with permission by Diane Jubinville)

Delta students to ‘Roc their Mocs’ March 11

Event to “teach about diversity, identity of different cultures around the world”

Saulteaux Cree – Saskatchewan hide and rabbit moccasins by Edith Cyr (1914-2000). (Shared with permission by Diane Jubinville)
Canadian income tax forms. (Better Business Bureau photo)

Deltassist volunteers here to help at tax time

Due to COVID-19, this year’s free income tax clinic will be a ‘drop-off and pick-up’ event

Canadian income tax forms. (Better Business Bureau photo)
The Delta Police Department has launched a new engagement portal (letstalkdpd.ca), as well as a public survey, to help gather public input in a number of key areas. (Delta Police Department photo)

Delta police seeking public input for new Community Safety Plan

DPD has launched a new online engagement portal, public survey to gather public input in key areas

The Delta Police Department has launched a new engagement portal (letstalkdpd.ca), as well as a public survey, to help gather public input in a number of key areas. (Delta Police Department photo)
Tsawwassen resident Angeline Splockton won $100,000 from a Luxury Crossword Scratch & Win ticket. (BCLC photo)

Nightly ritual turns into $100K win for Tsawwassen woman

Angeline Splockton uncovered 11 words on her Luxury Crossword Scratch & Win ticket

Tsawwassen resident Angeline Splockton won $100,000 from a Luxury Crossword Scratch & Win ticket. (BCLC photo)
The City of Delta will be releasing a pair of videos on its Facebook and YouTube pages Dec. 21 and 22 showcasing musicians and dancers as they perform special renditions of beloved holiday classics. (City of Delta image)

Delta hosting first-ever virtual Christmas concert

The City of Delta will be releasing a pair of videos on its Facebook, YouTube pages Dec. 21 and 22

The City of Delta will be releasing a pair of videos on its Facebook and YouTube pages Dec. 21 and 22 showcasing musicians and dancers as they perform special renditions of beloved holiday classics. (City of Delta image)