Matthew Claxton

Langley City firefighters hosed down a work van that burned on the Langley Bypass Tuesday morning. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance)

Burning van doused on Langley Bypass

Traffic was backed up from Fraser Highway to 200th Street on the Bypass.

Langley City firefighters hosed down a work van that burned on the Langley Bypass Tuesday morning. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance)
Young Langley driver gets $1,500 in tickets for speeding past cop

Young Langley driver gets $1,500 in tickets for speeding past cop

The officer tracked down the suspected speeder and handed out a host of tickets.

Young Langley driver gets $1,500 in tickets for speeding past cop
Assistant fire chief Monty Armstrong shows the guts of the water purification system built in to seven new fire trucks starting service soon with the Township. (Matthew Claxton/Black Press Media)

VIDEO: Township fire trucks can purify water for disasters

The seven new trucks will be hitting the road soon, and are among the first of their kind.

Assistant fire chief Monty Armstrong shows the guts of the water purification system built in to seven new fire trucks starting service soon with the Township. (Matthew Claxton/Black Press Media)
Photo by Mike Davies/Campbell River Mirror

UPDATED: Former Langley spiritual leader ordered to pay $420,000 in lawsuit

A separate investigation over alleged securities violations cleared the local man.

Photo by Mike Davies/Campbell River Mirror
Woman groped on Langley's 208th Street

Woman groped on Langley’s 208th Street

Police are asking for tips to identify the man responsible.

Woman groped on Langley's 208th Street
Craig McDougall and his son Cade at the covered sports box Valley Ball Hockey has been offered, after much of its usual season in the George Preston Recreation Centre arena was cut short this year. (Heather Colpitts/Black Press Media)

More ice time means Langley ball hockey players need new arena

The change to the schedule at the George Preston Rec Centre has displaced a local league.

Craig McDougall and his son Cade at the covered sports box Valley Ball Hockey has been offered, after much of its usual season in the George Preston Recreation Centre arena was cut short this year. (Heather Colpitts/Black Press Media)
B.C. Supreme Court in Vancouver. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)

Controversial Langley condo developer fights extradition on U.S. fraud charge

Mark Chandler's lawyer argued before the B.C. Court of Appeal Friday to keep him in Canada.

B.C. Supreme Court in Vancouver. (Photo: Tom Zytaruk)
A Langley City sidewalk was being cleared of snow Tuesday morning. Black Press Media photoA Langley City sidewalk was being cleared of snow Tuesday morning. Black Press Media photo

Snow wallops Langley

Crews and individuals are working to clear roads and sidewalks.

A Langley City sidewalk was being cleared of snow Tuesday morning. Black Press Media photoA Langley City sidewalk was being cleared of snow Tuesday morning. Black Press Media photo
Snow has caused a public school closure in Langley Monday. (Black Press files)

Snow day for Langley students – public schools closed

All public schools in the Langley School District are closed Monday.

Snow has caused a public school closure in Langley Monday. (Black Press files)
Burning car sends plume of smoke into Langley sky

Burning car sends plume of smoke into Langley sky

A car burned on Friday, just off 200th Street.

Burning car sends plume of smoke into Langley sky
Police vehicles and tape blocked off part of the Langley Mall on Wednesday afternoon for the investigation of a suspicious package, but the incident was a false alarm. (photo by Caroline Rose/Special to the Black Press Media)

Bomb squad called out for false alarm in Langley City

The Explosives Disposal Unit checked out what turned out to be a battery in a box.

Police vehicles and tape blocked off part of the Langley Mall on Wednesday afternoon for the investigation of a suspicious package, but the incident was a false alarm. (photo by Caroline Rose/Special to the Black Press Media)
Langley homeless citizens are desperate for somewhere warm to spend both night and day. (Black Press Media file photo)

Man committed crime to get into warm jail cell: Langley police

With Langley's shelter at capacity, the homeless are seeking anywhere to get out of the cold.

Langley homeless citizens are desperate for somewhere warm to spend both night and day. (Black Press Media file photo)
A 12-year-old Langley boy was seriously hurt after his bike was struck by a suspected thief fleeing the owner of stolen tools in Brookswood in October, 2017. Curtis Kreklau/South Fraser News Service

Three charged after high-speed pursuit of thieves turns tragic in Langley

A young boy is still recovering from serious injuries sustained in late 2017.

A 12-year-old Langley boy was seriously hurt after his bike was struck by a suspected thief fleeing the owner of stolen tools in Brookswood in October, 2017. Curtis Kreklau/South Fraser News Service
Two injured, escape South Langley fire through window

Two injured, escape South Langley fire through window

The cause of a blaze on 248th Street Friday morning is not yet known.

Two injured, escape South Langley fire through window
Langley City Mayor Val van den Broek was one of the mayors and councillors at a UDI Fraser Valley panel Thursday. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance)

Fraser Valley mayors gather to talk development in Langley

Housing construction, density, and transit dominated the discussion.

Langley City Mayor Val van den Broek was one of the mayors and councillors at a UDI Fraser Valley panel Thursday. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance)
Painful Truth: Can't even lead horses to water...

Painful Truth: Can’t even lead horses to water…

...much less make climate change deniers drink.

Painful Truth: Can't even lead horses to water...
Aldergrove Subways fined for not paying employees

Aldergrove Subways fined for not paying employees

The government ordered $7,000 in back pay returned to 18 workers.

Aldergrove Subways fined for not paying employees
Langley pot producer buys Aldergrove greenhouse for veggies, flowers

Langley pot producer buys Aldergrove greenhouse for veggies, flowers

Zenabis is still planning to keep up its bedding plant business as well as legal cannabis.

Langley pot producer buys Aldergrove greenhouse for veggies, flowers
Health minister Adrian Dix, centre, with Dr. Mitra Maharaj, right, and other doctors and nurses at Friday’s official start of construction for the Langley Memorial Hospital ER expansion. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance)

Funding boosted for Langley ER expansion

The province is increasing the budget for the rebuild, to be completed by late next year.

Health minister Adrian Dix, centre, with Dr. Mitra Maharaj, right, and other doctors and nurses at Friday’s official start of construction for the Langley Memorial Hospital ER expansion. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance)
Our View: Back to the weird old days in B.C. politics

Our View: Back to the weird old days in B.C. politics

The B.C. Legislature spending scandal is a blast from the past.

Our View: Back to the weird old days in B.C. politics