Dan Ferguson

Updated with video: Black Press Media staffer witnesses Paris riots

Updated with video: Black Press Media staffer witnesses Paris riots

Thousands trash glamorous Champs-Elysees

Updated with video: Black Press Media staffer witnesses Paris riots
Bookkeeper gets jail time after stealing $2.2 million from B.C. company

Bookkeeper gets jail time after stealing $2.2 million from B.C. company

Actual amount might be even higher, prosecution hints

Bookkeeper gets jail time after stealing $2.2 million from B.C. company
Some hateful language was found scrawled on the exterior of Topham school on the weekend. Dan Ferguson Langley Advance Times

Students likely responsible for racist slogans at B.C. school, police say

Someone scrawled hateful message on the exterior of Topham Elementary on the weekend

Some hateful language was found scrawled on the exterior of Topham school on the weekend. Dan Ferguson Langley Advance Times
One of the “Golly” dolls on sale at the Black Pudding store in Langley. Dan Ferguson Black Press media

B.C. shop owners to keep selling controversial ‘Golliwog’ dolls

Customer complains imported British-made black dolls with frizzy hair are racist

One of the “Golly” dolls on sale at the Black Pudding store in Langley. Dan Ferguson Black Press media
Update: Seniors hit and killed by train in Lower Mainland were husband, 90 and wife, 88

Update: Seniors hit and killed by train in Lower Mainland were husband, 90 and wife, 88

Great-grandparents were reportedly driving to medical appointment

Update: Seniors hit and killed by train in Lower Mainland were husband, 90 and wife, 88
Brad Bennik, known in some circles as ‘Buffalo Brad’ feeds one of his water buffalo. File photo

B.C. buffalo dairy farm ‘buffs up’ gelato

Treats made with milk from water buffalos are healthier, supplier says

Brad Bennik, known in some circles as ‘Buffalo Brad’ feeds one of his water buffalo. File photo
VIDEO: B.C. students’ take on rock songs gets a re-release

VIDEO: B.C. students’ take on rock songs gets a re-release

Langley Schools Music Project ‘Innocence and Despair’ album inspired ‘School of Rock’ movie

VIDEO: B.C. students’ take on rock songs gets a re-release
A B.C. Ferries postcard of a fast ferry.

Fast ferries from B.C. spotted in Egypt

Controversial aluminum BC Ferries vessels ’big white elephants covered in dust,’ eyewitness says

A B.C. Ferries postcard of a fast ferry.
Some of the roadside campaign signs from the municipal election. Langley council candidate Gary Hee wants to recycle the plastic signs into emergency housing for the homeless. Dan Ferguson Langley Times

Used election signs could serve as emergency shelters, B.C. candidate says

Langley Township council hopeful wants to build one-person foul weather shelters for homeless

Some of the roadside campaign signs from the municipal election. Langley council candidate Gary Hee wants to recycle the plastic signs into emergency housing for the homeless. Dan Ferguson Langley Times
Proposal would give municipalities input into advertising rules for legal marijuana. File photo

B.C. city wants control over its cannabis advertising rules

Without a say, towns and cities risk Washington-State-style flood of advertising, proponent says

Proposal would give municipalities input into advertising rules for legal marijuana. File photo
0.7 micron tar ball, and yellow soot particle maginified 14,000 times. Courtesy UWW

VIDEO: A close look at what you were breathing during the B.C. wildfire season

Electron microscope images show soot and tar particles generated by worst B.C. fire season

0.7 micron tar ball, and yellow soot particle maginified 14,000 times. Courtesy UWW
The Langley temple, dedicated in May, 2010, was at the time the seventh built in Canada and 131st in the world by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Undated Google street view

Thousands to flock to B.C. city to see worldwide leader of Mormon Church

Sunday special devotional expected to draw more than 5,000 church members

The Langley temple, dedicated in May, 2010, was at the time the seventh built in Canada and 131st in the world by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Undated Google street view
Courtney Callens (R), a property crime investigator with the Langley RCMP detachment, and brother Taylor Callens who is an RCMP officer in Williams Lake, made it to the final three of the Amazing Race Canada. Photo courtesy CTV

VIDEO: B.C. Mounties finish Amazing Race Canada in second place

Brother and sister work in Williams Lake and Langley RCMP detachments

Courtney Callens (R), a property crime investigator with the Langley RCMP detachment, and brother Taylor Callens who is an RCMP officer in Williams Lake, made it to the final three of the Amazing Race Canada. Photo courtesy CTV
Culture Guard issued this image of the flag it proposes to fly at Langley City hall.

B.C. rainbow flag opponent wants own flag raised

Says Langley accommodated ‘one identifiable group’ so it ‘must accommodate all others’

Culture Guard issued this image of the flag it proposes to fly at Langley City hall.
Naomi Baker and three-month-old daughter Faith look out the window of their Langley City condo. Baker says her family has had enough of second-hand smoke filtering into their home and has started a petition calling for a ban on smoking in all multi-unit residential buildings in B.C.                                Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

Mom wants smoking ban in all B.C. multi-unit dwellings

Online petition presses provincial government to toughen restrictions

Naomi Baker and three-month-old daughter Faith look out the window of their Langley City condo. Baker says her family has had enough of second-hand smoke filtering into their home and has started a petition calling for a ban on smoking in all multi-unit residential buildings in B.C.                                Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
The sun glows a sickly red over Langley City, the result of the haze from wildfires. Dan Ferguson Langley Times

Smoky skies trap B.C. man inside for days

Air quality warning issued for Metro Vancouver and Fraser Valley

The sun glows a sickly red over Langley City, the result of the haze from wildfires. Dan Ferguson Langley Times
Vancouver Whitecaps star player Alphonso Davies challenges a Minnesota United player. Davies is coming to Langley for a kid’s soccer camp. Photo courtesy Bob Frid, Vancouver Whitecaps

VIDEO: Teen soccer phenomenon Alphonso Davies to visit B.C. kids camp

The 17-year-old Vancouver Whitecap player is one of the youngest players in MLS history

Vancouver Whitecaps star player Alphonso Davies challenges a Minnesota United player. Davies is coming to Langley for a kid’s soccer camp. Photo courtesy Bob Frid, Vancouver Whitecaps
Langley RCMP officer Courtney Callens and her brother Taylor, an RCMP officer from Williams Lake, have been dominating the The Amazing Race Canada: Heroes Edition. Photo courtesy CTV

VIDEO: B.C. RCMP officers excel in Amazing Race Canada Heroes Edition

Courtney and Taylor Callens have become the team to beat

Langley RCMP officer Courtney Callens and her brother Taylor, an RCMP officer from Williams Lake, have been dominating the The Amazing Race Canada: Heroes Edition. Photo courtesy CTV
B.C. school’s pledge to ban sex outside of heterosexual marriage now optional for students

B.C. school’s pledge to ban sex outside of heterosexual marriage now optional for students

Community convenant of Langley’s Trinity Western University has been centre of rights debate

B.C. school’s pledge to ban sex outside of heterosexual marriage now optional for students
Lucas Oldale, a nine-year-old Grade 4 student from Langley, was preparing for the upcoming world invitational Pokemon card game championships in Nashville by playing 14-year-old Jaxson Piwek from Surrey, who is also going to the Nashville event, at Pastime Sports and Games in Langley City. Dan Ferguson Langley Times

VIDEO: B.C. nine-year-old wins invite to world Pokemon championships

Currently ranked 21 among junior players in North America

Lucas Oldale, a nine-year-old Grade 4 student from Langley, was preparing for the upcoming world invitational Pokemon card game championships in Nashville by playing 14-year-old Jaxson Piwek from Surrey, who is also going to the Nashville event, at Pastime Sports and Games in Langley City. Dan Ferguson Langley Times