Robert Freeman

BC Premier Christy Clark holds ‘women’s dialogue’ session in Chilliwack

Clark says she's meeting with women around the province because as premier she meets 'far more' with men.

B.C. gravel industry pulls out of FVRD gravel removal plan

Fate of the FVRD's aggregate pilot program up in the air as BC Stone, Sand & Gravel Association formally withdraws from talks.

Cancer survivors ‘scrambling’ after EI cuts: O’Mahony

A Chilliwack woman fighting breast cancer has been cut off unemployment insurance benefits before her medical treatment is over.

Body pulled from Fraser River still not identified

Police and coroner's office investigating body found by fishing guide near the mouth of the Harrison River Monday.

Body pulled from Fraser River

Few details released as Chilliwack RCMP try to identify body pulled from the Fraser River Monday.

Feds settle out-of-court with family of murdered inmate

The family of Mountain prison inmate who was strangled to death by his cellmate has reached an out-of-court settlement.

‘Pilot error’ blamed for death of hang gliding passenger

A harness was not fastened before the take-off of a tandem hang glider resulting in the tragic death of passenger Lenami Godinez-Avila.

Proposed electoral boundary changes raise concerns all over Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon: MP

MP Mark Strahl said he's heard from constitutents all over the Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon riding concerned with the proposed boundary changes.

Tamihi logging company beefs up security, reward, following million-dollar arson

Chilliwack-based Griffin Investigation & Security Services is monitoring Tamihi offices, work sites, with hidden cameras and mobile patrols.

Outpatient rehab clinic in Chilliwack to open Tuesday

BC Health Minister Mike de Jong isn't commenting publicly on Chilliwack-Hope MLA Gwen O'Mahony's request for delay in closure plan.

Fraser River gravel removal set to resume

After two-year hiatus, B.C. officials are ready to start approving gravel removal operations again in the Fraser River.

Hijacked Husky found

Yukon, the four-year-old Siberian Husky stolen from the SPCA shelter in Chilliwack, has been found and is now heading for his adoptive home.

Reverse decision on rehab closure in Chilliwack urged residents

A crowd of 80 people attended a town hall meeting to voice concerns about the closure of the rehab unit at Chilliwack General Hospital.

Guard slashed at Kent prison goes public

A female Kent prison guard slashed by an inmate went public to highlight safety concerns at the maximum-security institution.

Native fishing case draws court demo in Chilliwack

A Sto:lo woman continued a court fight against her "criminalization" for possessing fish that she says is an aboriginal right.

Sardis man killed in logging truck crash

Officials investigate braking system of logging truck that crashed on Harrison East logging road Thursday evening.

NDP MLA O’Mahony given critic role

O'Mahony named skills training critic by NDP Leader Adrian Dix as party gears up for provincial election next year.

RCMP investigate two attacks in Chilliwack’s downtown

A Chilliwack man was stabbed and an Agassiz man beaten in separate incidents Saturday night, but police don't believe they're linked.

Britco, Seabird Island Band sign jobs agreement

The Seabird Island Band has signed a jobs agreement with Britco, linking the growing Agassiz employer with students at Seabird College.

FVRD residents still throwing stones at gravel mining plan

Aggregate Pilot Project gets frosty reception at public meeting held in Chilliwack Tuesday night.