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The Benjamin condo building in Langley City was the site of a minor fire on Sunday. The fire led to police investigating the scene. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

UPDATED: RCMP investigate after Langley condo fire

The kitchen fire might have been drug-linked

The Benjamin condo building in Langley City was the site of a minor fire on Sunday. The fire led to police investigating the scene. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
On Tuesday June 16, the Wenzoski family was living with a relative in Surrey and looking for an affordable rental where they can stay while repairs are carried out to their home, which was damaged when a house next door was destroyed by a fire that is being investigate as a homicide. (Courtesy Wenzoski family)

VIDEO: Family describes escape from fatal Langley house fire

Blaze that destroyed house where three died did substantial damage to their home as well

On Tuesday June 16, the Wenzoski family was living with a relative in Surrey and looking for an affordable rental where they can stay while repairs are carried out to their home, which was damaged when a house next door was destroyed by a fire that is being investigate as a homicide. (Courtesy Wenzoski family)
A playground at Beach Grove Elementary in Tsawwassen was destroyed by fire Saturday night (June 13). (Kate Coulson/Facebook photo)

Fire destroys playground at South Delta elementary school

A playground at Beach Grove Elementary in Tsawwassen was destroyed by fire Saturday night (June 13)

A playground at Beach Grove Elementary in Tsawwassen was destroyed by fire Saturday night (June 13). (Kate Coulson/Facebook photo)
Neighbours are rallying to help the family living in the house on the right, located in the 19600-block of Wakefield Drive in Langley. They were displaced by a June 13, 2020 fire that destroyed the house on the left, where homicide investigators discovered three bodies. (Curtis Kreklau/South Fraser News Services)

Neighbours rally behind family displaced by suspicious fire

They live next door to the Langley house where three bodies were discovered

Neighbours are rallying to help the family living in the house on the right, located in the 19600-block of Wakefield Drive in Langley. They were displaced by a June 13, 2020 fire that destroyed the house on the left, where homicide investigators discovered three bodies. (Curtis Kreklau/South Fraser News Services)
Maple Ridge firefighters have a long track record of rescuing animals in distress. But on Sunday, June 14, 2020, they were called to something out of the ordinary – a report of a puppy trapped inside a couch. (file)

B.C. firefighters rescue puppy from inside couch (yes, inside)

It’s a first, deputy fire chief says

Maple Ridge firefighters have a long track record of rescuing animals in distress. But on Sunday, June 14, 2020, they were called to something out of the ordinary – a report of a puppy trapped inside a couch. (file)
Langley father and daughter left homeless by townhouse fire
Langley father and daughter left homeless by townhouse fire
Fire crews and police were on scene at a fire on 56th Avenue just east of 216th Street on Monday morning. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Fire briefly closes Langley’s 56th Avenue near 216th Street

Ambulance seen leaving site with sirens activated

Fire crews and police were on scene at a fire on 56th Avenue just east of 216th Street on Monday morning. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Township of Langley firefighters were called to the 20400 block of 66th Ave for a townhouse fire (Curtis Kreklau/South Fraser News Services)

VIDEO: Townhouse fire in Langley

Crews called to scene Saturday afternoon

Township of Langley firefighters were called to the 20400 block of 66th Ave for a townhouse fire (Curtis Kreklau/South Fraser News Services)
There are tentative plans to have the fire-damaged Villa Fontana apartment building in Langley City replaced with a bigger structure, a spokesperson for the owners said. (Langley Advance Times file)

Fire-damaged Villa Fontana to be torn down

Owners of Langley City building considering replacement

There are tentative plans to have the fire-damaged Villa Fontana apartment building in Langley City replaced with a bigger structure, a spokesperson for the owners said. (Langley Advance Times file)
Fire crews on scene near 77a Ave and 204 Street. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Langley Fire crews extinguish blaze in old tree house

Reports of a brush fire near 77A Avenue and 204 Street were made Tuesday afternoon

Fire crews on scene near 77a Ave and 204 Street. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Los Angeles Fire Department firefighters work the scene of a structure fire that injured multiple firefighters, according to a fire department spokesman, Saturday, May 16, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

12 Los Angeles firefighters recovering after explosion

All injured firefighters are expected to survive

Los Angeles Fire Department firefighters work the scene of a structure fire that injured multiple firefighters, according to a fire department spokesman, Saturday, May 16, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)
A large plume of smoke was spotted by the North Saanich marina on Sunday afternoon. (Wolf Depner/News Staff)

One dead, two injured following a large fire at North Saanich Marina

One boat has sunk, nearby resident says they heard an explosion ‘sounding like a cannon’

A large plume of smoke was spotted by the North Saanich marina on Sunday afternoon. (Wolf Depner/News Staff)
Firefighters battled a residential structure fire on 32nd Avenue near 204th Street on Sunday afternoon, May 10th, around 5:30 p.m. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Fire at residential address in Brookswood considered suspicious

Multiple crews called to scene, street blocked off by police

Firefighters battled a residential structure fire on 32nd Avenue near 204th Street on Sunday afternoon, May 10th, around 5:30 p.m. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)
Township firefighters were called to the Langley Canadian Reformed Church for a fire early Tuesday morning on May 5, 2020. No one was in the church at the time. (Google Maps)

Township firefighters ‘saved’ a Langley church after early morning fire

A fire at the Langley Canadian Reformed Church started in the roof

Township firefighters were called to the Langley Canadian Reformed Church for a fire early Tuesday morning on May 5, 2020. No one was in the church at the time. (Google Maps)
Nanaimo Fire Rescue firefighters put out a fire inside the Circle K convenience store on Departure Bay Road on Saturday night. (Dylan Phillips photo)

Teens set off flare in Nanaimo convenience store, traumatize clerk: RCMP

Incident happened just after 9 p.m. Saturday at Circle K on Departure Bay Road

Nanaimo Fire Rescue firefighters put out a fire inside the Circle K convenience store on Departure Bay Road on Saturday night. (Dylan Phillips photo)
Bonfire at night. (Black Press Media files)

‘No warnings’ as Langley firefighters ticket illegal backyard burners

Fires are banned this year to improve air quality during the pandemic

Bonfire at night. (Black Press Media files)
Bonfire at night. (Black Press Media files)

Backyard burning banned to protect lungs during pandemic

Langley and its neighbours will see no burning allowed

Bonfire at night. (Black Press Media files)
Close call has B.C. senior warning of an unexpected fire hazard

Close call has B.C. senior warning of an unexpected fire hazard

Ruth Kaspick’s couch cushions went up in flames when a smouldering heat pack was hit with oxygen

Close call has B.C. senior warning of an unexpected fire hazard
KAM Productions photo.

VIDEO: Abbotsford fire crews battle destructive garage fire in midst of morning windstorm

Crews endure ‘bitter cold,’ lack of fire hydrants in 90 km/h winds

KAM Productions photo.
Firefighters kept the fire from spreading at Mount Washington. Photo by Luke DeBoer

Fire destroys chalet at Vancouver Island ski resort, as eight escape

Fire department needed UTV to gain access because of Alpine Village location

Firefighters kept the fire from spreading at Mount Washington. Photo by Luke DeBoer