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Harrison Hot Springs firefighters (left to right) Sarah Fraser, Alex Maslin, Shaina Marriott and Zack Martyn stand ready to take on Climb the Wall. This year marked Harrison Hot Springs’ first event. (Sarah Fraser/Contributed Photos)

UPDATED RESULTS: Solid Climb the Wall showing for local firefighters

Agassiz, Harrison sent firefighters to Vancouver for the big event

Harrison Hot Springs firefighters (left to right) Sarah Fraser, Alex Maslin, Shaina Marriott and Zack Martyn stand ready to take on Climb the Wall. This year marked Harrison Hot Springs’ first event. (Sarah Fraser/Contributed Photos)
Sneaky stuffies sleep over in Agassiz

Sneaky stuffies sleep over in Agassiz

Fraser Valley Regional Library hosts stuffies from all over town

Sneaky stuffies sleep over in Agassiz
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Teacup Properties meeting set for March 10

Public is welcome to give feedback to District of Kent officials

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PHOTOS: Rosie and the Riveters Ms. Behavin’

PHOTOS: Rosie and the Riveters Ms. Behavin’

Folk-pop trio rocks Harrison Hot Springs

PHOTOS: Rosie and the Riveters Ms. Behavin’
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Farmers’ Market conference comes to Harrison

Three-day event has 15 workshop sessions

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HISTORY: Reflections on Logging in the Agassiz-Harrison Valley

HISTORY: Reflections on Logging in the Agassiz-Harrison Valley

History Columnist Lindsay Foreman discusses her visit to Kilby Historic Site

HISTORY: Reflections on Logging in the Agassiz-Harrison Valley
Go for a brisk walk or run to explore the local streets (if safe) while on vacation, suggests Tanja Shaw.

WATCH: Step It Up Challenge reaches finish line

Five generations took millions of steps, but only one won

Go for a brisk walk or run to explore the local streets (if safe) while on vacation, suggests Tanja Shaw.
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Emergency preparedness event on tap

Harrison Fire dept., Canadian Red Cross available for questions

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Students with The Spirit of Fraser Valley Junior Paddling Program row their dragon boat across a lake. Students ages 13 to 18 are welcome to join the upcoming season; they’re encouraged to sign up by March 15, and practices begin on April 1. (Riana Neels/Contributed Photo)

Fraser Valley Junior Paddling program launches again soon

Looking for local recruits from ages 13 to 18

Students with The Spirit of Fraser Valley Junior Paddling Program row their dragon boat across a lake. Students ages 13 to 18 are welcome to join the upcoming season; they’re encouraged to sign up by March 15, and practices begin on April 1. (Riana Neels/Contributed Photo)
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COLUMN: Alert, not anxious about COVID-19

Observer editor Adam Louis shares his thoughts about the ongoing medical issue

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District of Kent Council would have liked corn –not this corn, but a healthy, District of Kent crop – to decorate a yet-to-be-wrapped electric box on Highway 9, but elected for a design featuring Mount Cheam instead. (File Photo)

District of Kent Council tackles lighter agenda

During their most recent meeting on Monday evening, the District of Kent…

District of Kent Council would have liked corn –not this corn, but a healthy, District of Kent crop – to decorate a yet-to-be-wrapped electric box on Highway 9, but elected for a design featuring Mount Cheam instead. (File Photo)
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Community Camera – February 27, 2020

They say when a groundhog peeks out of his burrow on Groundhog…

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Artist Werner Streicek plays his hand-carved drum at his Harrison Hot Springs home. The Austria-born sculptor has been carving wood and stone pieces for more than 25 years. See the feature video on our website, www.agassizharrisonobserver.com. (Adam Louis/THe Observer)

Set in Stone: Harrison Hot Springs carver looks back on long career

Werner Streicek hopes to see his art in public display soon.

Artist Werner Streicek plays his hand-carved drum at his Harrison Hot Springs home. The Austria-born sculptor has been carving wood and stone pieces for more than 25 years. See the feature video on our website, www.agassizharrisonobserver.com. (Adam Louis/THe Observer)
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SD 78 approves budget for 2019-2020

No changes to the bottom line, unanimous approval

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VIDEO: Harrison sculptor/carver shows off his work

VIDEO: Harrison sculptor/carver shows off his work

Werner Streicek has been sculpting for 25 years in Harrison Hot Springs

VIDEO: Harrison sculptor/carver shows off his work
Agassiz speed skater Mya Onos competed in five events during the 2020 B.C. games in Fort St. John this past weekend. (File photo)

B.C. GAMES: Agassiz speed skater breaks through top 10 three times

Mya Onos competed with top speed skaters in province

Agassiz speed skater Mya Onos competed in five events during the 2020 B.C. games in Fort St. John this past weekend. (File photo)
PHOTOS: Weaving wool the Salish way

PHOTOS: Weaving wool the Salish way

Learning the tricks of the trade at the Agassiz-Harrison Museum

PHOTOS: Weaving wool the Salish way
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GUEST COLUMN: Farmland is for growing food

Guest columnist Detmar Schwichtenberg advocates for keeping Teacup properties as farmland

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Lois Gueret and Robert Walters pose with their $500,000 cheque. The couple almost missed out on the big jackpot when the ticket nearly ended up going to storage during their move. (Contributed Photo)

Fraser Valley couple wins $500K after finding scratch-and-win while moving

  • Robert Walters and Lois Gueret of Agassiz win half a million from Scratch & Win ticket

Lois Gueret and Robert Walters pose with their $500,000 cheque. The couple almost missed out on the big jackpot when the ticket nearly ended up going to storage during their move. (Contributed Photo)
Leq’a:mel First Nation recognized for work protecting spotted owl

Leq’a:mel First Nation recognized for work protecting spotted owl

First Nations forestry partnership operates near Harrison Lake

Leq’a:mel First Nation recognized for work protecting spotted owl
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