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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

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
Accused Langley killer gives up fight against extradition from Puerto Rico

Accused Langley killer gives up fight against extradition from Puerto Rico

Conor D’Monte was found living under an assumed name in Puerto Rico
Disabled Fort Langley woman out $200K after contractor skips out

Disabled Fort Langley woman out $200K after contractor skips out

Erin Kreiter’s family hopes to finish renos to create an accessible home
2 B.C. men charged in $35M fraud ordered extradited to U.S.

2 B.C. men charged in $35M fraud ordered extradited to U.S.

Suspects have links to previous convicted fraudsters, but have never faced charges here
Langley man accused of $2.4 million fraud from his employer

Langley man accused of $2.4 million fraud from his employer

A bookkeeper for a Vancouver carpet store is facing a lawsuit
Drug courier gets 8 years for moving fentanyl between Victoria, Langley

Drug courier gets 8 years for moving fentanyl between Victoria, Langley

Driver arrested in Delta after police spotted drug handover in Langley
Kwantlen First Nation factions face off in court over leadership dispute

Kwantlen First Nation factions face off in court over leadership dispute

Hereditary chief and her opponents have been at loggerheads for five years
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