Matthew Hoekstra

‘Guarded optimism’ in polio fight

Insecurity in war-torn areas continue to plague efforts of public health officials.

Semiahmoo helicopter noise a ‘community’ issue: ministry

Transport Canada deflects concerns over helicopter noise in Semiahmoo Bay

Superstore opens Friday in South Surrey

Retail giant opens its South Surrey location across from Walmart.

Buying on a budget still possible in hot market

Detached homes may not be as affordable, but lower priced real estate options exist in White Rock and South Surrey.

‘Frustrating’ Rio swim leaves Weinberger hungry for more

Open-water swimmer faced breathing difficulties due to exhaust from motorized boats on Olympic course.

White Rock Renegades score national U14 fastpitch title

Emotional roller-coaster of a tournament caps off dominant season.

New water park to make South Surrey splash in spring

Rugby field house and covered soccer facility also planned for park

Caldwell ‘over the moon’ with bronze, but wanted gold

White Rock swimmer is already setting her sights on another competition this year.

Majority of White Rock’s fire victims received financial help

$114,462 raised for residents affected by Five Corners arson attack.

Public art to honour White Rock Mufflers, bike race

A new public plaza on Marine Drive is expected to pay homage to a now-demolished piece of White Rock history.

Charge now laid in Surrey jail killing

Jordan Burt has been charged with second degree murder.

MP reaches out to minister over helicopter tour

Residents protest over business taking off from Semiahmoo First Nation land.

Home for hospice approved

Society aims to raise another $1.1 million for new facility

White Rock clarifies dedication plaque plan

Residents raised questions over the future of plaques along Marine Drive's promenade.

Tall ships battle in Semiahmoo Bay

Pair of classically-masted vessels sail near White Rock for maritime celebration in Blaine, Wash.

Counselling offered to White Rock fire victims

Ocean Ridge residents have reported difficulty sleeping

Businesses rise from Five Corners ashes

Arson claims building but not entrepreneurial spirit in White Rock

Lessons follow agents’ sympathy card to South Surrey widower

Business message shouldn’t have been included in condolences, daughter says

Peace Arch hospital foundation unveils plans for 200-bed care facility

Care facility is being planned concurrently with a renovated and expanded emergency department.

White Rock ‘copter complaints rerouted to feds, Semiahmoo band

Tour company is operating within Transport Canada rules, leaving residents upset over the noise with little recourse.