Tracy Holmes

Mans pleads guilty to throwing butcher knife at RCMP officer

Mans pleads guilty to throwing butcher knife at RCMP officer

Conditional discharge, probation imposed in Surrey Provincial Court Monday

Mans pleads guilty to throwing butcher knife at RCMP officer
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Two arrested and 548 doses of meth seized in South Surrey

Investigation ongoing following Jan. 6 incident at Grandview Corners business

(File photo)
COLUMN: Why must people talk on the phone while on the toilet?

COLUMN: Why must people talk on the phone while on the toilet?

Taking care of business is no one’s business but your own

COLUMN: Why must people talk on the phone while on the toilet?
From White Rock’s West Beach, BNSF crews can be seen in the distance, in the area of a mudslide said to have occurred “two miles north of White Rock.” (Tracy Holmes photo)

Crews en route as ‘trees, limbs, mud’ cover South Surrey train tracks

Slide north of White Rock hit at noon Friday, passenger trains suspended 48 hours: BNSF

From White Rock’s West Beach, BNSF crews can be seen in the distance, in the area of a mudslide said to have occurred “two miles north of White Rock.” (Tracy Holmes photo)
The iconic red and white bucket outside the White Rock KFC is no more. The longstanding bucket was removed Thursday morning. (Google image)                                Only a red-and-white sign remains on the post outside the White Rock KFC Thursday afternoon. The longstanding bucket was removed Thursday morning. (Tracy Holmes photo)

How many iconic KFC buckets still exist in B.C.?

Rotating bucket perched atop a post outside a White Rock franchise for decades is removed

The iconic red and white bucket outside the White Rock KFC is no more. The longstanding bucket was removed Thursday morning. (Google image)                                Only a red-and-white sign remains on the post outside the White Rock KFC Thursday afternoon. The longstanding bucket was removed Thursday morning. (Tracy Holmes photo)
(Developmental Disabilities Association)

Inclusion BC to pull 146 clothing-donation bins after man’s death

Removal has already started and should be completed by early next week, according to the organization

(Developmental Disabilities Association)
BNSF runs heavy equipment along the waterfront rail line Friday, to effect repairs to the roadbeds north and south of White Rock, according to officials. (Katya Slepian photo)

Railway ‘north and south of White Rock’ shuts down due to storm damage

Spokesman Gus Melonas says repairs were anticipated to continue into Saturday

BNSF runs heavy equipment along the waterfront rail line Friday, to effect repairs to the roadbeds north and south of White Rock, according to officials. (Katya Slepian photo)
Clean-up, looting after White Rock pier breaks apart

Clean-up, looting after White Rock pier breaks apart

City officials to share storm-of-the-century ‘next steps’

Clean-up, looting after White Rock pier breaks apart
UPDATED: Man rescued after B.C. city’s pier breaks up in wind storm

UPDATED: Man rescued after B.C. city’s pier breaks up in wind storm

Search and rescue crews were deployed to rescue person stuck in White Rock storm

UPDATED: Man rescued after B.C. city’s pier breaks up in wind storm
Anjali Dhesi – the younger sister of Bhavkiran Dhesi – flanked by her parents, addresses media Wednesday. (Tracy Holmes photo)

Torched-SUV victim ‘had the purest heart,’ says sister

Family of teen found in burned SUV in Surrey appeals for justice

Anjali Dhesi – the younger sister of Bhavkiran Dhesi – flanked by her parents, addresses media Wednesday. (Tracy Holmes photo)
Spencer Walden with his daughter. (Contributed photo)

Family calls for change after death of B.C. man at St. Paul’s Hospital

Hospital beds for patients with both medical and mental-health issues are ‘very limited’: coroner

Spencer Walden with his daughter. (Contributed photo)
Administrators at Semiahmoo Secondary have told students and food-delivery companies that meals can’t be delivered during class time or on school property. (Tracy Holmes photo)

B.C. school cracks down on class-time orders to Uber Eats, SkipTheDishes

District says disruption an ‘ongoing, growing and more wide-spread’ issue in south-end schools

Administrators at Semiahmoo Secondary have told students and food-delivery companies that meals can’t be delivered during class time or on school property. (Tracy Holmes photo)
Hospitals using virtual reality headsets to distract kids from pain: Fraser Health

Hospitals using virtual reality headsets to distract kids from pain: Fraser Health

Dr. Amir Behboudi introduces robot named Pepper to assist with young patients

Hospitals using virtual reality headsets to distract kids from pain: Fraser Health
Mother Jackie Welch said this is the outfit worn by her daughter on the day school officials made her wear a jersey over her clothes at South Meridian Elementary. (Contributed photo)

Outfit covered up by B.C. school officials ‘purchased by grandmother’

Mother says she’d like her daughter’s South Surrey school to revisit dress-code guidelines

Mother Jackie Welch said this is the outfit worn by her daughter on the day school officials made her wear a jersey over her clothes at South Meridian Elementary. (Contributed photo)
Clothing choices were discussed this week with girls in Grade 6 and 7 at South Meridian Elementary school, triggering some upset (inset) among parents. (surreyschools.ca photo)

Two girls forced to cover up with jerseys at B.C. elementary school

Parents at the South Surrey school are questioning actions taken by staff, which included a ‘discussion’ about appropriate dress code

Clothing choices were discussed this week with girls in Grade 6 and 7 at South Meridian Elementary school, triggering some upset (inset) among parents. (surreyschools.ca photo)
‘Complex issue’ delays watchdog probe into 2016 White Rock in-custody death

‘Complex issue’ delays watchdog probe into 2016 White Rock in-custody death

Patricia Ann Wilson was found unresponsive on March 29, 2016

‘Complex issue’ delays watchdog probe into 2016 White Rock in-custody death
The second-degree murder trial of South Surrey mother Lisa Batstone – the mother of Teagan Batstone, pictured with her father Gabe Batstone – got underway in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster Tuesday, following weeks of voir-dire evidence. (File photo)

Letters shed light on state of mind of B.C. mom accused of daughter’s murder

Trial of South Surrey mother Lisa Batstone begins in BC Supreme Court

The second-degree murder trial of South Surrey mother Lisa Batstone – the mother of Teagan Batstone, pictured with her father Gabe Batstone – got underway in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster Tuesday, following weeks of voir-dire evidence. (File photo)
White Rock RCMP are investigating after an 18-year-old was shot early Sunday. (File photo)

18-year-old to hospital after shots fired in White Rock

Police investigating early-morning incident

White Rock RCMP are investigating after an 18-year-old was shot early Sunday. (File photo)
Voir dire court proceedings against Lisa Batstone – the mother of Teagan Batstone, pictured with her father Gabe Batstone – wrapped up in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster this week. (Tracy Holmes photo)

Judge OK’s evidence against Surrey mother charged with killing her daughter

Lisa Batstone’s second-degree murder trial to get underway Nov. 13

Voir dire court proceedings against Lisa Batstone – the mother of Teagan Batstone, pictured with her father Gabe Batstone – wrapped up in B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster this week. (Tracy Holmes photo)
A new appeal for information has been issued by police investigating the August 2017 homicide of Bhavkiran (Kiran) Dhesi. (File photo)

New appeal in Surrey teen’s torched-SUV killing

Bhavkiran (Kiran) Dhesi’s body was found in the 18400-block of 24 Avenue on Aug. 2, 2017

A new appeal for information has been issued by police investigating the August 2017 homicide of Bhavkiran (Kiran) Dhesi. (File photo)
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