Greg Laychak

Team Wine O’Clock putts out during the inaugural Love FORE Lilee golf tournament at Cheam Mountain Golf Course on Sunday.

VIDEO: Golf tournament honours memory of Lilee-Jean Putt

The inaugural event will give all proceeds to BC Children’s Hospital oncology department.

Team Wine O’Clock putts out during the inaugural Love FORE Lilee golf tournament at Cheam Mountain Golf Course on Sunday.
Marcus Simpson collects his prize after a winning round of Whac ‘A’ Mole at 6th Avenue Park during Hope Brigade Days on Saturday.

VIDEO: Hope braves Brigade Days despite rain

Wet weather came on the second day of the annual event but spirits weren’t dampened.

Marcus Simpson collects his prize after a winning round of Whac ‘A’ Mole at 6th Avenue Park during Hope Brigade Days on Saturday.
Chilliwack amateur boxer Tom McCormack lands a shot through Melvin Teagai’s guard on his way to a win in the main event of Saturday’s Fight Night Round 1 at Tzeachten Hall.

VIDEO: Fight night in Chilliwack

Local boxing club holds its first event, Chilliwack fighters take all three wins

Chilliwack amateur boxer Tom McCormack lands a shot through Melvin Teagai’s guard on his way to a win in the main event of Saturday’s Fight Night Round 1 at Tzeachten Hall.
Guests check out all of the wares available at Saturday’s Craft Market Fundraiser at Memorial Hall.

VIDEO: Harrison Festival Society Craft Market Fundraiser

The Harrison Festival Society’s Harrison Country Craft returns Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Guests check out all of the wares available at Saturday’s Craft Market Fundraiser at Memorial Hall.
The Faith Numada Band performed midway through Saturday’s lineup at Harrison Hot Springs’ Bands on the Beach 2017.
The Faith Numada Band performed midway through Saturday’s lineup at Harrison Hot Springs’ Bands on the Beach 2017.
Sunny weather greeted car enthusiasts Saturday at the Harrison Lakefront Car Show.

VIDEO: Car show on sunny Harrison lakeside backdrop

The sixth annual event drew a large crowd to Harrison Hot Springs.

Sunny weather greeted car enthusiasts Saturday at the Harrison Lakefront Car Show.
Action figures bring life to Sto:lo language

Action figures bring life to Sto:lo language

Former Seabird teacher uses her art to ‘make a difference’

Action figures bring life to Sto:lo language
The crime rate dropped nearly two per cent last year in the municipal district of Kent.

Crime rate drops in Kent, but grew in rural Agassiz

Kent also saw an increase in both its violent and non-violent CSI statistics

The crime rate dropped nearly two per cent last year in the municipal district of Kent.
Some Harrison Hot Springs residents left wondering what crack down on short-term rentals will mean to their business

Some Harrison Hot Springs residents left wondering what crack down on short-term rentals will mean to their business

Village trying to gain control over the amount of vacation rentals popping up

Some Harrison Hot Springs residents left wondering what crack down on short-term rentals will mean to their business
Participants in the 2017 Canadian Outrigger Nationals put their boat in the water in preparation for a race.

VIDEO: Outrigger nationals at Harrison Lake

Paddlers filled Rendall Park at Harrison Lake this weekend for the 2017 Canadian Outrigger Nationals

Participants in the 2017 Canadian Outrigger Nationals put their boat in the water in preparation for a race.
Airbnb and other vacation rental websites connect visitors directly with anyone who has space to share, empowering people and creating business opportunities, but disrupting incumbent businesses in the process.

Village says ‘no’ to short term vacation rentals

Staff directed to ‘crack down on illegal commercial activities in residential zones’

Airbnb and other vacation rental websites connect visitors directly with anyone who has space to share, empowering people and creating business opportunities, but disrupting incumbent businesses in the process.
The exposed engine of a 1937 Ford truck that was rebuilt with left over parts into a “rat rod”.

VIDEO: Street Meet fills Agassiz downtown

Vehicles lined Pioneer Park for the annual event on Sunday.

The exposed engine of a 1937 Ford truck that was rebuilt with left over parts into a “rat rod”.
Dragon boat paddlers start a race Saturday afternoon on Harrison Lake during the 13th annual Harrison Dragon Boat Festival.

VIDEO: Thirteenth annual Dragon Boat Regatta in Harrison

The yearly paddling event filled Harrison Hot Springs beachfront and Harrison Lake.

Dragon boat paddlers start a race Saturday afternoon on Harrison Lake during the 13th annual Harrison Dragon Boat Festival.
A circle of participants watch Beny Esguerra demonstrate traditional Afro-Colombian music.

VIDEO: Afro-Colombian drum and dance at Harrison Festival

Guests learned Afro-Colombian drum and dance at this popular workshop on Saturday.

A circle of participants watch Beny Esguerra demonstrate traditional Afro-Colombian music.
Crowds gathered on the lake front and at the beach stage for art and music during the first afternoon of the 39th annual Harrison Festival of the Arts in Harrison Hot Springs on Saturday.

VIDEO: Harrison Festival of the Arts kicks off

Sunny, breezy weather greeted guests on the first day of the annual music and arts festival,

Crowds gathered on the lake front and at the beach stage for art and music during the first afternoon of the 39th annual Harrison Festival of the Arts in Harrison Hot Springs on Saturday.
The Red Mountain Renegades Cowboys “shoot” water balloons during the Black Powder Father’s Day event at Kilby Historic Site on Sunday.

VIDEO: Kilby Black Powder, Father’s Day in the 1880s

Blacksmith demonstrations, historical displays and more at Kilby Historic Site on Sunday.

The Red Mountain Renegades Cowboys “shoot” water balloons during the Black Powder Father’s Day event at Kilby Historic Site on Sunday.
Supporters of Saturday’s Strawberry Tea event enjoy their food and drink while helping raise money for local causes.

VIDEO: Annual Strawberry Tea

Popular annual fundraiser fills St. Anthony church on Saturday.

Supporters of Saturday’s Strawberry Tea event enjoy their food and drink while helping raise money for local causes.
Guests learned drawing and painting skills during the inaugural Art on the Farm event at Kilby Historic Site on Sunday.

VIDEO: Kilby’s first Art on the Farm teaches guests

Inspired by Plein Air, this event takes a hands-on approach to art creation at the historic site.

Guests learned drawing and painting skills during the inaugural Art on the Farm event at Kilby Historic Site on Sunday.
Participants of Saturday’s District Youth Ministry 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament battle under the net at Agassiz Christian School.

VIDEO: Inaugural 3-on-3 basketball tournament

Organizers plan follow-up tournament in fall, expect event to grow.

Participants of Saturday’s District Youth Ministry 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament battle under the net at Agassiz Christian School.
Ed Stenson (right), acting president of the Arts Council honours contributor Rebecca Schram during Sunday’s show at Ranger Station Gallery, while Narratives of the Lost artists Bren Simmers (left) and Laurel Terlesky look on.

VIDEO: Exhibit opens as Arts Council celebrates 45 years

The Kent Harrison Arts Council opened Narratives of the Lost during its 45th-year celebration Sunday

Ed Stenson (right), acting president of the Arts Council honours contributor Rebecca Schram during Sunday’s show at Ranger Station Gallery, while Narratives of the Lost artists Bren Simmers (left) and Laurel Terlesky look on.