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Matthew Claxton

Matthew Claxton

I am a CCNA- and BCYCNA-award winning reporter. Raised in Langley, I have covered the news here for most of my 20-year career, with a focus on local politics, crime and homelessness.

Phone
604-994-1054
Email
matthew.claxton@langleyadvancetimes.com

Recent Work by Matthew

Taylor Swift-themed market – with concert ticket draw – coming to Fort Langley

Taylor Swift-themed market – with concert ticket draw – coming to Fort Langley

The upcoming event promises cover bands and a drag performance
Coroner’s inquest to look into death of Langley man

Coroner’s inquest to look into death of Langley man

Nicholas Goulding died in police custody almost four years ago
Shots fired on quiet Langley street

Shots fired on quiet Langley street

One home was hit but no one was injured, RCMP say
Garage door pins suspects as Langley, Ridge Meadows RCMP move in for arrest

Garage door pins suspects as Langley, Ridge Meadows RCMP move in for arrest

Officers seized guns, stolen goods, and a radio jamming device
Convicted killer receives major inheritance from late Aldergrove boss

Convicted killer receives major inheritance from late Aldergrove boss

The son of a woman killed by William McSpadden was shocked to hear the news
Licence yanked for B.C. truck firm that hit six overpasses

Licence yanked for B.C. truck firm that hit six overpasses

Chohan Freight Forwarders had been under a suspension since Dec. 29
Banned after overpass crashes, Aldergrove trucking firm takes B.C. to court

Banned after overpass crashes, Aldergrove trucking firm takes B.C. to court

Chohan Freight Forwarders says the order forcing it off the road is unreasonable
Cloverdale-Langley City Liberal MP mulls provincial run for NDP

Cloverdale-Langley City Liberal MP mulls provincial run for NDP

John Aldag has twice represented the federal riding
Plane crashes on private runway in rural Langley

Plane crashes on private runway in rural Langley

Pilot okay after aircraft flips over while landing
Langley Township must pay $2.8 million more for future park site: judge

Langley Township must pay $2.8 million more for future park site: judge

Owners went to court over price after expropriation in 2017
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