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The Agassiz-Harrison Museum recently released a series of brochures to provide historic background to dozens of points of interest in the Agassiz-Harrison area. (Adam Louis/Observer)

Agassiz-Harrison Museum releases Heritage Self-Guided Walking Tour series

Walking tour points out historically significant sites throughout Agassiz, Harrison, Harrison Mills

The Agassiz-Harrison Museum recently released a series of brochures to provide historic background to dozens of points of interest in the Agassiz-Harrison area. (Adam Louis/Observer)
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PHOTOS: Eight nights in Agassiz: Harrison Festival of the Arts wraps up for another year

The music fades out as patrons look forward to 2022’s Festival

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Stories in the summer

Storytime in the Park in full swing

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Jason Momoa is seen here as Baba Voss in the Apple+ series “See”, partially filmed in Harrison Mills. Momoa is coming back to Canada to film ‘Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom,’ but specific filming locations are currently under wraps. (Photo/Apple)

‘Aquaman’s’ Jason Momoa resurfacing in Canada for sequel

Jason Momoa was last seen in Canada filming ‘See,’ which was shot in Harrison Mills

Jason Momoa is seen here as Baba Voss in the Apple+ series “See”, partially filmed in Harrison Mills. Momoa is coming back to Canada to film ‘Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom,’ but specific filming locations are currently under wraps. (Photo/Apple)
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer reader survey offers up $5,000 prize

Survey questions will help gauge shopping patterns of readers over the next year

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The July Mountain fire has grown to 760 hectares south of Merritt. Evacuation orders for 25 properties are unchanged. (Screenshot/B.C. Wildfire Service)

Smoke makes July Mountain fire size difficult to estimate

Fire has been burning south of Merritt for 10 days

The July Mountain fire has grown to 760 hectares south of Merritt. Evacuation orders for 25 properties are unchanged. (Screenshot/B.C. Wildfire Service)
Matthew Fuller captured this shot of a high-flying orb seen above the Fraser Valley in recent days. Though a number of theories have made their rounds on social media, the most likely explanation for the airborne visitor is it’s a communications balloon from a scrapped Alphabet, Inc. intiative called Project Loon. (Photo/Matthew Fuller)

VIDEO: UFO or something else? Fraser Valley residents speculate on soaring sphere

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a…balloon?

Matthew Fuller captured this shot of a high-flying orb seen above the Fraser Valley in recent days. Though a number of theories have made their rounds on social media, the most likely explanation for the airborne visitor is it’s a communications balloon from a scrapped Alphabet, Inc. intiative called Project Loon. (Photo/Matthew Fuller)
(Terrill Scott)

Community Camera: July 23, 2021

A steady stream of drive-thrus, walk-thrus, and even scooter-thrus have been keeping…

(Terrill Scott)
B.C. Hydro updated Morris Valley Road residents in a recent phone conference on projects to improve service reliability to the area. (Graphic/B.C. Hydro)

Renewed hope for reliable power on Morris Valley Road

B.C. Hydro updates Harrison Mills residents on long-term improvement projects

B.C. Hydro updated Morris Valley Road residents in a recent phone conference on projects to improve service reliability to the area. (Graphic/B.C. Hydro)
Agassiz-Harrison has recorded two new cases of COVID-19 from July 10 to 17. (Screenshot/BCCDC)

Two cases of COVID-19 in Agassiz-Harrison amid rising vaccination rates

The BCCDC reported only two cases of COVID in July so far

Agassiz-Harrison has recorded two new cases of COVID-19 from July 10 to 17. (Screenshot/BCCDC)
Canada Geese line up near Harrison Lake and Lagoon. (Adam Louis/Observer)

UPDATE: Clean E. coli reports for all local sampling sites: Fraser Health

The most common local source of E. coli in bodies of water is Canada goose feces

Canada Geese line up near Harrison Lake and Lagoon. (Adam Louis/Observer)
The cause of the crash has not been determined.  (Black Press file photo)

Burnaby man wanted on Canada-wide warrant arrested in Rosedale

Impaired driving investigation led to arrest, seizure of gun and drugs

The cause of the crash has not been determined.  (Black Press file photo)
Forest fire hazard levels are extreme in Harrison Hot Springs right now. The Fraser Valley Regional District states East Sector Park has been closed due to the high fire risk. (Adam Louis/Observer)

Harrison Hot Springs Council clears fire department to assist with B.C. wildfires

Fire department would send four members, one engine if required

Forest fire hazard levels are extreme in Harrison Hot Springs right now. The Fraser Valley Regional District states East Sector Park has been closed due to the high fire risk. (Adam Louis/Observer)
District of Kent employees began work on speed bumps on Ashton Road in Agassiz on Monday, July 19. (Photo/Wayne Hunken)

Safety work begins on Agassiz’s Ashton Road

Speed hump installation to continue until end of July

District of Kent employees began work on speed bumps on Ashton Road in Agassiz on Monday, July 19. (Photo/Wayne Hunken)
Arnulf Salazar, 53, died tragically on Saturday (July 17) after saving a child from drowning in Chehalis Lake. A GoFundMe has been set up to support the family during this time of loss. (Screenshot/GoFundMe)

‘Amazing father’ remembered after drowning while saving child in Chehalis Lake

GoFundMe set up to support Arnulf Salazar’s family

Arnulf Salazar, 53, died tragically on Saturday (July 17) after saving a child from drowning in Chehalis Lake. A GoFundMe has been set up to support the family during this time of loss. (Screenshot/GoFundMe)
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UPDATE: July Mountain fire razes 760 hectares after a week of burning

July Mountain fire has been burning since Tuesday, July 13

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Community Camera: July 16, 2021

A bright, beautiful magnolia blooms in the back garden of Kathy Morrant…

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Earla Legault (right) poses with her mother, Joey. Joey and Earla frequently use the Alzheimer Society of B.C.’s First Link Dementia Helpline, which launched last fall as a way for caregivers and those living with dementia to get the support they need. (Photo/Alzheimer Society of B.C.)

Harrison caretaker, mother find support through dementia helpline

Earla Legault looks after her mother, Joey, who has lived with dementia for five years

Earla Legault (right) poses with her mother, Joey. Joey and Earla frequently use the Alzheimer Society of B.C.’s First Link Dementia Helpline, which launched last fall as a way for caregivers and those living with dementia to get the support they need. (Photo/Alzheimer Society of B.C.)
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PHOTOS: Harrison Festival of the Arts rocks on through the weekend

A look at some of the acts to grace the stage at Holberg Farm

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The Cogburn Creek fire is under control. (Screenshot/B.C. Wildfire Service)

UPDATE: Cogburn Creek fire under control

Fifth local wildfire reported this year

The Cogburn Creek fire is under control. (Screenshot/B.C. Wildfire Service)