Aaron Hinks

A sign erected at the Smuggler’s Inn reads: “Warning: It is illegal to enter Canada directly from Smugglers Inn Property. The owner is bound by a court order to report to Canadian authorities the identity of anyone who enters Canada illegally from this property.” (File photo)

Nine of 30 smuggling charges stayed against owner of inn on US-Canada border

January trial set on remaining 21 charges for Robert Boule, accused of smuggling people into Canada

A sign erected at the Smuggler’s Inn reads: “Warning: It is illegal to enter Canada directly from Smugglers Inn Property. The owner is bound by a court order to report to Canadian authorities the identity of anyone who enters Canada illegally from this property.” (File photo)
Faulty record keeping is being blamed after Brooke, a 13-year-old chow chow was left in a Surrey vet’s freezer for 78 days before being cremated. (Contributed photo)

Owner shocked after dog left in B.C. vet’s freezer for 78 days

B.C. College of Veterinarians investigating case of 13-year-old Chow Chow named Brooke

Faulty record keeping is being blamed after Brooke, a 13-year-old chow chow was left in a Surrey vet’s freezer for 78 days before being cremated. (Contributed photo)
Surrey woman camps for days to find lost cat

Surrey woman camps for days to find lost cat

Lisa van Vliet hired pet detectives, was prepared to fight off coyotes

Surrey woman camps for days to find lost cat
David Hancock and BACA03, a Surrey bird who now nests near Croydon Drive. (Hancock Wildlife Foundation photo)                                David Hancock and BACA03, a Surrey bird who now nests near Croydon Drive. (Hancock Wildlife Foundation photo)

Map tracks GPS-equipped bald eagles throughout B.C.

Residents are able to get a glimpse into the daily life of a bald eagle

David Hancock and BACA03, a Surrey bird who now nests near Croydon Drive. (Hancock Wildlife Foundation photo)                                David Hancock and BACA03, a Surrey bird who now nests near Croydon Drive. (Hancock Wildlife Foundation photo)
B.C. Pride society files human rights complaint against Catholic church

B.C. Pride society files human rights complaint against Catholic church

The BC Human Rights Tribunal complaint was filed June 3

B.C. Pride society files human rights complaint against Catholic church
Mother of accused charged in death of Surrey teen girl found in torched SUV

Mother of accused charged in death of Surrey teen girl found in torched SUV

Manjit Kaur Deo charged with ‘accessory after the fact’ in 2017 death of Surrey teen

Mother of accused charged in death of Surrey teen girl found in torched SUV
A grey whale was spotted off the shore of White Rock’s beach earlier this week. (Tyler Ingram photo)

Grey whales just making a ‘pit stop’ along B.C. coast, expert says

The whales are likely en route to Alaska, research scientist explains

A grey whale was spotted off the shore of White Rock’s beach earlier this week. (Tyler Ingram photo)
A coyote was photographed near High Street, located beside Centennial Park, just before Easter. Photographer Mandy Johnston, who was walking with her two-year-old son, said she was not overly worried about the canine’s presence. (Mandy Johnston photo)

3-year-old girl attacked by coyote in White Rock

Conservation officers located and killed the coyote Monday

A coyote was photographed near High Street, located beside Centennial Park, just before Easter. Photographer Mandy Johnston, who was walking with her two-year-old son, said she was not overly worried about the canine’s presence. (Mandy Johnston photo)
Mexicans arrested at Peace Arch border after hiding under garbage bags on train

Mexicans arrested at Peace Arch border after hiding under garbage bags on train

The three men are in custody at Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma

Mexicans arrested at Peace Arch border after hiding under garbage bags on train
VIDEO: Woman films truck driver’s alleged attempt to kidnap her on South Surrey road

VIDEO: Woman films truck driver’s alleged attempt to kidnap her on South Surrey road

‘My stomach hurts watching this,’ writes friend who posted incident on Facebook

VIDEO: Woman films truck driver’s alleged attempt to kidnap her on South Surrey road
Bob Boule (inset), the owner of the Smuggler’s Inn, was granted bail Thursday morning in Surrey Provincial Court. (Photo courtesy of The Northern Light newspaper)

Blaine, Wash. inn owner, charged with smuggling people into B.C., granted bail

Robert Joseph Boule ordered to turn away anyone indicating a plan to enter Canada illegally

Bob Boule (inset), the owner of the Smuggler’s Inn, was granted bail Thursday morning in Surrey Provincial Court. (Photo courtesy of The Northern Light newspaper)
A freedom-of-information request has revealed a list of creative dog names in the City of White Rock. (File photo)

Pug life: B.C. town boasts waggish list of dog names

Freedom-of-information request lists most ‘pupular’ dog names registered in White Rock

A freedom-of-information request has revealed a list of creative dog names in the City of White Rock. (File photo)
Four snails race to a finish line in White Rock on Wednesday. (Contributed photo)

It was no Kentucky Derby: B.C. girls host foot-long snail race

Two Grade 3 students in White Rock put four snails to the test in a hotly-contested street race

Four snails race to a finish line in White Rock on Wednesday. (Contributed photo)
Gas prices in White Rock reached $1.709 a litre Sunday. (Aaron Hinks photo)

B.C. cities break North American gas price record

As of Sunday afternoon, gas in White Rock cost $1.709 a litre, which is more than any major city

Gas prices in White Rock reached $1.709 a litre Sunday. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Star of the Sea Community Centre, located in White Rock. (Aaron Hinks photo)

B.C. Catholic church stands firm on decision to deny gay pride event

Church released statement saying event is against beliefs, morals

Star of the Sea Community Centre, located in White Rock. (Aaron Hinks photo)
UPDATED: Smuggler’s Inn owner charged with helping people illegally enter Canada
UPDATED: Smuggler’s Inn owner charged with helping people illegally enter Canada
Lower Mainland teacher punished for mocking students, drinking before dry grad

Lower Mainland teacher punished for mocking students, drinking before dry grad

Agreed statement of facts say teacher asked student to arm wrestle

Lower Mainland teacher punished for mocking students, drinking before dry grad
Former White Rock mayor Wayne Baldwin cuts a rainbow-coloured ribbon at the official unveiling of White Rock’s rainbow crosswalk in the Five Corners neighbourhood last year. (Bob Bezubiak/File photo)

B.C. Pride group ‘discriminated’ against by Catholic church, president says

Church denied society’s request to host Pride event

Former White Rock mayor Wayne Baldwin cuts a rainbow-coloured ribbon at the official unveiling of White Rock’s rainbow crosswalk in the Five Corners neighbourhood last year. (Bob Bezubiak/File photo)
Primo’s Mexican Grill was told to remove a Mexican flag from a City of White Rock bylaw officer. (Contributed photo)

Mexican restaurant in B.C. told to take down Mexican flag

General manager of Primo’s Mexican Grill in White Rock: ‘I’ve never heard of anything like this’

Primo’s Mexican Grill was told to remove a Mexican flag from a City of White Rock bylaw officer. (Contributed photo)
BCLC changes policy after shredding co’s alleged privacy breach

BCLC changes policy after shredding co’s alleged privacy breach

ShredWise CEO says allegations are ‘simply untrue’

BCLC changes policy after shredding co’s alleged privacy breach