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50 years of sweeping stones at Delta Thistle, a curling club now aiming to draw more players

Over the years the North Delta facility has welcomed royalty — the only daughter of Queen Elizabeth II

 

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Schedule, tickets posted for World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in Langley, North Delta this fall

Some of the world’s best 16-year-old hockey players to compete in tournament Nov. 3-12

 

From left: North Delta teen Lulu Golland joins Kieran Paranjpe, Allen Zhou, Emmy Hylton and Avneet Batra as they prepare to represent Canada at the FIRST Global Challenge, an “Olympics-style” international robotics competition happening in Geneva, Switzerland Oct. 13-16. (James Smith photo)

North Delta girl among group of teens set to represent Canada at robotics ‘Olympics’

‘All-star’ team will travel to Geneva for FIRST Global Challenge Oct. 13-16

 

A performer at the Luminary Festival in Sunstone park in North Delta on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2022. (Photo: Anna Burns)

PHOTOS: Thousands attend Delta’s Luminary Festival

Lights, food, music, and performances amazed the crowds

A performer at the Luminary Festival in Sunstone park in North Delta on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2022. (Photo: Anna Burns)
Queen Elizabeth II attends an armed forces act of loyalty parade in the gardens of the Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh, June 28, 2022. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jane Barlow/Pool via AP)

‘We owe incredible amount of gratitude’ to Queen for her service, Delta mayor says

George Harvie issues statement after Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II dies at 96

Queen Elizabeth II attends an armed forces act of loyalty parade in the gardens of the Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh, June 28, 2022. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jane Barlow/Pool via AP)
A zumba class at the Kennedy Seniors’ Recreation Centre. (Contributed photo)

North Delta seniors’ recreation centre holding first open house in two years

8th annual ‘Passport to Kennedy’ taking place Tuesday, Sept. 6 to Friday, Sept. 9

A zumba class at the Kennedy Seniors’ Recreation Centre. (Contributed photo)
Streamkeeper Pete Willows holds dead cutthroat trout and coho salmon from a fish kill in Cougar Creek the weekend of Aug. 20, 2022. The incident happened downstream from the Westview Drive stormwater discharge culvert. (Deborah Jones/submitted photo)

Dozens of dead fish found in North Delta creek

Dead salmon, trout in Cougar Creek ‘apparently poisoned’ by toxins flushed from roadway by rainwater

Streamkeeper Pete Willows holds dead cutthroat trout and coho salmon from a fish kill in Cougar Creek the weekend of Aug. 20, 2022. The incident happened downstream from the Westview Drive stormwater discharge culvert. (Deborah Jones/submitted photo)
Delta police are asking for the public’s help in locating 38-year-old Ashley Marie Troy of North Delta, last seen the afternoon of Aug. 3, 2022. (Delta Police Department photo)

UPDATE: Missing North Delta woman found

Ashley Marie Troy, 38, was last seen by her family at home the afternoon of Aug. 3

Delta police are asking for the public’s help in locating 38-year-old Ashley Marie Troy of North Delta, last seen the afternoon of Aug. 3, 2022. (Delta Police Department photo)
North Delta’s George Mackie Library. (Fraser Valley Regional Library photo)

UPDATE: Outreach services resume at re-opened North Delta library

The George Mackie Library opened its doors Aug. 8 after a two-month closure for renovations

North Delta’s George Mackie Library. (Fraser Valley Regional Library photo)
The City of Delta is hosting a screening of the feature documentary “Emergence: Out of the Shadows” on Aug. 13, 2022 at North Delta Centre for the Arts (11425 84 Ave, Delta, BC). (Sher Films image)

‘Emergence’ doc to be screened at North Delta Centre for the Arts

Award-winning film explores struggles of being Queer in the South Asian community

  • Jul 27, 2022
The City of Delta is hosting a screening of the feature documentary “Emergence: Out of the Shadows” on Aug. 13, 2022 at North Delta Centre for the Arts (11425 84 Ave, Delta, BC). (Sher Films image)
Deb Gottschalk, “Best of Show” winner in the 2022 Sunshine Hills Virtual Garden Show. (submitted photo)

PHOTOS: Virtual North Delta garden show winners announced

The 2022 Sunshine Hills Virtual Garden Show ran June 22-26, with prizes awarded June 28

Deb Gottschalk, “Best of Show” winner in the 2022 Sunshine Hills Virtual Garden Show. (submitted photo)
St. Cuthbert’s Anglican Church, located at 11601 82nd Ave. in North Delta, is hosting its first-ever choir day camp youth ages 8-18 the week of  July 18-24, 2022. (St. Cuthbert’s Anglican Church photo)

North Delta church hosting week-long choir day camp

St. Cuthbert’s Anglican Church is hosting day camp for youth ages 8-18 the week of July 18-24

St. Cuthbert’s Anglican Church, located at 11601 82nd Ave. in North Delta, is hosting its first-ever choir day camp youth ages 8-18 the week of  July 18-24, 2022. (St. Cuthbert’s Anglican Church photo)
Hundreds came out to celebrate Canada Day at Chalmers Park in North Delta on July 1, 2022 after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions. (James Smith photo)

PHOTOS: Celebrating Canada Day at North Delta’s Chalmers Park

Hundreds of people took part in the festivities after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions

Hundreds came out to celebrate Canada Day at Chalmers Park in North Delta on July 1, 2022 after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions. (James Smith photo)
The City of Delta, Tourism Delta and the Delta Chamber of Commerce are presenting a new outdoor concert and movie series called “Friday Night Flix” at parks in Ladner, Tsawwassen and North Delta on July 8,15 and 22, respectively. (Tourism Delta photo)

Outdoor concert and movie series coming to three Delta parks

Musician Ranj Singh to play North Delta Community Park followed by screening of Jungle Cruise July 22

The City of Delta, Tourism Delta and the Delta Chamber of Commerce are presenting a new outdoor concert and movie series called “Friday Night Flix” at parks in Ladner, Tsawwassen and North Delta on July 8,15 and 22, respectively. (Tourism Delta photo)
North Delta-based Reckless: The Ultimate Tribute to Bryan Adams, featuring Sherman Friesen (left) as the voice of Adams, will be performing at the City of Delta’s Canada Day celebration at Chalmers Park. (submitted photo)

Celebrate Canada Day at North Delta’s Chalmers Park

Free family-friendly festivities taking place across Delta after two-year hiatus due to COVID-19

North Delta-based Reckless: The Ultimate Tribute to Bryan Adams, featuring Sherman Friesen (left) as the voice of Adams, will be performing at the City of Delta’s Canada Day celebration at Chalmers Park. (submitted photo)
Devon Gardens Elementary student Ryan Joseph was awarded the Alumni Choice Award at the 2022 BC Heritage Fair for his project about his uncle, Squamish Nation artist Xwalacktun Rick Harry. Joseph and Harry are seen here in a photo from Joseph’s heritage fair presentation.

North Delta elementary student wins award at BC Heritage Fair

Ryan Joseph recognized for his project about his uncle, Squamish Nation artist Xwalacktun Rick Harry

Devon Gardens Elementary student Ryan Joseph was awarded the Alumni Choice Award at the 2022 BC Heritage Fair for his project about his uncle, Squamish Nation artist Xwalacktun Rick Harry. Joseph and Harry are seen here in a photo from Joseph’s heritage fair presentation.
Grey skies couldn’t deter hundreds of people from coming out and celebrating the return of North Delta Family Day Parade and Festival on Sunday, June 19, 2022 after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions. (James Smith photo)

PHOTOS: Hundreds line the streets for return of North Delta Family Day

Popular community parade and festival returns after two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions

Grey skies couldn’t deter hundreds of people from coming out and celebrating the return of North Delta Family Day Parade and Festival on Sunday, June 19, 2022 after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions. (James Smith photo)
Township of Langley Mayor Jack Froese (left) and City of Delta Mayor George Harvie at the Langley Events Centre for the announcement that the venue, along with North Delta’s Sungod Arena, will host Hockey Canada’s 2022 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge Nov. 5 to 12. (Ryan Molag/Langley Events Centre photo)

Langley, Delta venues announced for World Under-17 Hockey Challenge

Langley Events Centre and Sungod Arena to host the international tournament Nov. 5-12

Township of Langley Mayor Jack Froese (left) and City of Delta Mayor George Harvie at the Langley Events Centre for the announcement that the venue, along with North Delta’s Sungod Arena, will host Hockey Canada’s 2022 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge Nov. 5 to 12. (Ryan Molag/Langley Events Centre photo)
After coming second at the 2022 Canadian Powerlifting Union Nationals last month (pictured), North Delta’s Maddie Warren has qualified to represent Canada at the IPF World Junior Powerlifting Championships in Istanbul, Turkey Aug. 27 to Sept. 4. To help cover her flights, hotel, meals and competition fees, Warren has started a GoFundMe campaign, with the modest goal of raising $2,500. (submitted photo)

North Delta powerlifter launches GoFundMe to pay for trip to world junior championship

Only a year into the sport, Maddie Warren made Team Canada with a second place finish at nationals

After coming second at the 2022 Canadian Powerlifting Union Nationals last month (pictured), North Delta’s Maddie Warren has qualified to represent Canada at the IPF World Junior Powerlifting Championships in Istanbul, Turkey Aug. 27 to Sept. 4. To help cover her flights, hotel, meals and competition fees, Warren has started a GoFundMe campaign, with the modest goal of raising $2,500. (submitted photo)
Delta Mayor George Harvie argues against proposed federal electoral boundary changes that would see Delta split into three ridings during a public hearing at the Coast Tsawwassen Inn on Thursday, June 9, 2022. (James Smith photo)

Commission urged not to split Delta into three ridings

Speakers at public hearing on June 9 argued splitting riding would hurt local representation in Ottawa

Delta Mayor George Harvie argues against proposed federal electoral boundary changes that would see Delta split into three ridings during a public hearing at the Coast Tsawwassen Inn on Thursday, June 9, 2022. (James Smith photo)