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‘Bad Ass’ Barry McQuarrie sentenced to 14 years

‘Bad Ass’ Barry McQuarrie sentenced to 14 years

McQuarrie shot and killed his ex-girlfriend’s new boyfriend

‘Bad Ass’ Barry McQuarrie sentenced to 14 years
On April 13, police allege a woman obtained $7,500 in loans using fraudulent ID from the Money Mart in Langley City. A surveillance photo of her has been released to the public.

Crime Briefs: Stolen church tent, loan fraud and missing chipper

Langley RCMP release photos of suspects and stolen goods

On April 13, police allege a woman obtained $7,500 in loans using fraudulent ID from the Money Mart in Langley City. A surveillance photo of her has been released to the public.
Karen McLaren jokes around with her six-year-old nephew. McLaren who has stage 4 breast cancer has been fighting to get a life-saving drug covered in B.C. Coverage is now available, but only to a select few, not including her.                                 Submitted photo

No celebrating cancer drug coverage, says B.C. woman

BC Cancer Agency approves potentially life-saving drug Ibrance but severely restricts access

Karen McLaren jokes around with her six-year-old nephew. McLaren who has stage 4 breast cancer has been fighting to get a life-saving drug covered in B.C. Coverage is now available, but only to a select few, not including her.                                 Submitted photo
No leads in Aldergrove sex assault

No leads in Aldergrove sex assault

Police haven’t recovered stolen bed sheets or purse

No leads in Aldergrove sex assault
This days-old opossum is safe with mom and staying at Critter Care Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre in Langley. The non-profit hosts its annual dinner gala fundraiser April 28 at Cascades Casino. Submitted photo

Opossums deserve love too, says Critter Care founder

Help Critter Care society care for all animals by attending its 19th fundraising gala April 28

This days-old opossum is safe with mom and staying at Critter Care Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre in Langley. The non-profit hosts its annual dinner gala fundraiser April 28 at Cascades Casino. Submitted photo
On Feb. 24, a 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games torch similar to this one of medalist Lauren Barwick, was stolen from Aldergrove Secondary School. Barwick is an ACSS alumni. The school wants the torch back ‘no questions asked.’ Kurt Langmann photo

Principal asks for return of stolen Olympic torch

The torch from the 2010 Vancouver Games was stolen from the trophy case Feb. 24

On Feb. 24, a 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games torch similar to this one of medalist Lauren Barwick, was stolen from Aldergrove Secondary School. Barwick is an ACSS alumni. The school wants the torch back ‘no questions asked.’ Kurt Langmann photo
Paddler aids police with stolen Tesla floating in the Fraser

Paddler aids police with stolen Tesla floating in the Fraser

The electric car stolen from Burnaby had a big bag of onions inside

Paddler aids police with stolen Tesla floating in the Fraser
Different judge to look at wiretap evidence in Langley drug trial

Different judge to look at wiretap evidence in Langley drug trial

Supreme Court judge rules to let another judge look at whether or not taped calls are admissible

Different judge to look at wiretap evidence in Langley drug trial
Langley RCMP look for hit and run suspect

Langley RCMP look for hit and run suspect

The suspect’s Dodge Ram should have damage to its passenger side

Langley RCMP look for hit and run suspect
The first delegation at the TransLink board meeting on Thursday morning was a group from Walnut Grove asking for a ban of trucks through the 216 Street interchange. Kat Slepian Black Press

Walnut Grove mom pleads with TransLink to ban trucks on 216 Street

Township wants the new road as a truck route so TransLink can provide MRN funding

The first delegation at the TransLink board meeting on Thursday morning was a group from Walnut Grove asking for a ban of trucks through the 216 Street interchange. Kat Slepian Black Press
‘Bad Ass Barry’ stands trial for a murder that took place four years ago

‘Bad Ass Barry’ stands trial for a murder that took place four years ago

Barry McQuarrie accused of killing his ex-girlfriend’s new boyfriend

‘Bad Ass Barry’ stands trial for a murder that took place four years ago
Langley RCMP are investigating a blaze that destroyed a travel trailer on Friday, March 23 at 232 Street. Submitted photo

Langley RCMP investigate last Friday’s fire on 232 Street

First believed to be a house on fire, the blaze in fact destroyed a travel trailer

Langley RCMP are investigating a blaze that destroyed a travel trailer on Friday, March 23 at 232 Street. Submitted photo
Langley police say woman drained $80K from bank account using fake debit card
Langley police say woman drained $80K from bank account using fake debit card
Charges being considered against Langley Mountie

Charges being considered against Langley Mountie

Investigation involved a motorcycle that crashed after evading speed trap

Charges being considered against Langley Mountie
Nicole Doerksen lives nearby and managed to snap some pictures and video of a vehicle fire Tuesday morning that RCMP says is suspicious. It’s the second fire at the Aldergrove neighbourhood in a month. Nicole Doerksen photo

VIDEO: RCMP investigate after more than one vehicle torched at Aldergrove home

Neighbours are getting worried after second arson in a month

Nicole Doerksen lives nearby and managed to snap some pictures and video of a vehicle fire Tuesday morning that RCMP says is suspicious. It’s the second fire at the Aldergrove neighbourhood in a month. Nicole Doerksen photo
Langley School District has now installed new filtered drinking/bottle filling stations at schools where above acceptable levels of lead were found in the water fountains. File image

Langley School District replaces fountains with water bottle filling stations

After lead found in water, district installs filtering system

Langley School District has now installed new filtered drinking/bottle filling stations at schools where above acceptable levels of lead were found in the water fountains. File image
VIDEO: Two escape just in time when van engine catches fire

VIDEO: Two escape just in time when van engine catches fire

Langley residents say they could see the plume of black smoke for miles

VIDEO: Two escape just in time when van engine catches fire
Two Langley residents out $15K in Bitcoin phone scam

Two Langley residents out $15K in Bitcoin phone scam

The caller threatens arrest if victim doesn’t deposit Bitcoin

Two Langley residents out $15K in Bitcoin phone scam
Brent Charpentier ditched this stolen bike at the entrance of Willowbrook mall in October 2016 after jumping the border. He was arrested in a van a short time later. On Monday, March 5, he pleaded guilty and will be sentenced March 28. Langley Times file photo

Motorcycle thief who fled into Willowbrook mall pleads guilty

Brent Charpentier entered plea on first day of trial

Brent Charpentier ditched this stolen bike at the entrance of Willowbrook mall in October 2016 after jumping the border. He was arrested in a van a short time later. On Monday, March 5, he pleaded guilty and will be sentenced March 28. Langley Times file photo
The Langley Mountain Equipment Co-op is a popular store for outdoor enthusiasts. The Canadian company will no longer carry a U.S. gun manufacturing company’s products after tragic Florida school shooting. Google image

Canadian-based co-operative MEC takes stand in American gun control issue

On March 1, MEC CEO announced it won’t purchase from U.S. gun manufacturer Vista Outdoor

The Langley Mountain Equipment Co-op is a popular store for outdoor enthusiasts. The Canadian company will no longer carry a U.S. gun manufacturing company’s products after tragic Florida school shooting. Google image