Low dollar brings more tourists to Agassiz-Harrison

!Local tourism groups say there’s something about the Agassiz-Harrison area that attracts visitors, despite the value of the Canadian dollar. - Observer File
  • posted Aug 25, 2016 at 4:00 PM

As August brings the warmer temperatures to the Agassiz and Harrison Hot Springs areas, the tourism industry is in full swing.

Lifestyle

Senior home survey seeks volunteers

  • posted Aug 26, 2016 at 2:00 PM

Volunteers to ask seniors about staff, food, privacy, medications and other conditions in residential care

News

Postal union issues strike notice after it says Canada Post refused special mediator

  • updated Aug 26, 2016 at 6:12 AM

Notice means delivery could be cancelled as early as Monday

Business

Lumber exports shift to U.S. as China sales slump

  • posted Aug 25, 2016 at 1:00 PM

Asian demand for B.C. wood products peaked in 2013, analyst says China sales on pace for 50 per cent drop

News

ICBC seeks 4.9 per cent basic rate hike as crashes, costs climb

  • updated Aug 25, 2016 at 1:02 PM

$60 a year increase for most drivers once optional auto insurance increase is included

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