Vanessa Broadbent

Dignitaries sign a new MOU at the 2016 UBCM in Victoria

FVRD signs new MOU with Ministry of Energy

Ministry of Energy and Mines, adopts soil removal bylaw agreement aims to reduce conflicts over gravel extraction

Dignitaries sign a new MOU at the 2016 UBCM in Victoria
The vigil will be on Tuesday

Vigil to shine light on missing women

Vigil aims to raise awareness for missing and murdered Aboriginal women across Canada.

The vigil will be on Tuesday
The thrift store will now officially be called The Agassiz Thrift Store.

New name selected for Thrift Store

An Agassiz-Harrison Community Services fundraiser determined the thrift store's new name.

The thrift store will now officially be called The Agassiz Thrift Store.
Nikki Gabriel

Seabird Island family rebuilds after devastating house fire

Nikki gabriel's 10-year-old son credited with saving his sleeping mom

Nikki Gabriel
Students at Timothy Christian School are washing cars to help refill the Popkum Volunteer Fire Department’s funds.

Students host car wash for Popkum Firehall hit by thieves

Fundraiser will also include traditional Dutch treats

Students at Timothy Christian School are washing cars to help refill the Popkum Volunteer Fire Department’s funds.
Bob Perry (right) is heading up the Speed Watch program in Harrison

Speed Watch program works to slow down school zone traffic

 With school now in session, school zone speed limits are back in place.

Bob Perry (right) is heading up the Speed Watch program in Harrison
Prison book promises insider’s look

Prison book promises insider’s look

Harrison Hot Springs resident, and now author, Neil MacLean has written a tell-all book on his time as a correctional officer.

Prison book promises insider’s look
Agassiz-Harrison Community Services hosts its first ever 'paint party' Sept. 19.

Painting for all skill levels

Agassiz-Harrison Community Services hosts second Paint Party.

Agassiz-Harrison Community Services hosts its first ever 'paint party' Sept. 19.
The Frayn family is hoping that a service dog will help Chase focus on his schoolwork

Agassiz family raising funds for son’s service dog

The Frayn family says the animal will help him in school.

The Frayn family is hoping that a service dog will help Chase focus on his schoolwork
Central Community Church's annual fall Kick-Off is bringing both of their campuses together this Sunday at 10:30 a.m. at the Agassiz Agricultural Hall.

Central Community Church hosts Fall Kick-Off

For the first time, Central Community Church's Agassiz and Chilliwack campuses will be coming together for one service.

Central Community Church's annual fall Kick-Off is bringing both of their campuses together this Sunday at 10:30 a.m. at the Agassiz Agricultural Hall.
Sgt. Rennie of the Agassiz RCMP wants to kickstart volunteer Speed Watch and citizen patrol programs. The two crime prevention initiatives come just as students are returning to school and property crimes continue to rise.

Local RCMP looking for volunteer support

Police hope public will join two crime prevention initiatives.

Sgt. Rennie of the Agassiz RCMP wants to kickstart volunteer Speed Watch and citizen patrol programs. The two crime prevention initiatives come just as students are returning to school and property crimes continue to rise.
Not Lost at Sea by Siobhan Humston will be showing at the Ranger Station Art Gallery from Sept. 4 – 28

Not Lost at Sea showcases Harrison’s nature

Not Lost at Sea by Siobhan Humston is showing at the Ranger Station Art Gallery from September 4-28.

Not Lost at Sea by Siobhan Humston will be showing at the Ranger Station Art Gallery from Sept. 4 – 28
The death of Surrey firefighter Ernie Dombrowski

First Responder PTSD golf tournament back for second year

The First Responder PTSD Awareness Charity Golf Tournament takes place on Friday September 9 at the Falls Golf Club in Chilliwack.

The death of Surrey firefighter Ernie Dombrowski
Residents of 8386 Qualq Rd. we able to leave the house unharmed after a fire started due to electrical problems.

Electrical problems cause house fire on Seabird Island

Problems with an electrical outlet caused a house at 8386 Qualq Rd. to catch fire Wednesday morning

Residents of 8386 Qualq Rd. we able to leave the house unharmed after a fire started due to electrical problems.
The Todd Richard band will be taking the stage at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday

Bands on the Beach back for sixth year

Before school starts again and the weather starts to cool off, Bands on the Beach is back for the sixth year.

The Todd Richard band will be taking the stage at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday
Some of Roxanne Gagnon's work on display at the Ranger Station Art Gallery.

‘Hand Built’ marries function with beauty

Roxanne Gagnon's exhibit Hand Built, which is showing at the Ranger Station Art Gallery, combines beauty with functionality.

Some of Roxanne Gagnon's work on display at the Ranger Station Art Gallery.
Jen Sibley was one of the participants in the #onebagchallenge who donated a bag of non-perishable food items to the Agassiz-Harrison Community Services Food Bank.

#onebagchallenge brings donations to Agassiz food bank

The #onebagchallenge uses social media to support the Agassiz-Harrison Community Services Food Bank.

Jen Sibley was one of the participants in the #onebagchallenge who donated a bag of non-perishable food items to the Agassiz-Harrison Community Services Food Bank.
Local tourism groups say there’s something about the Agassiz-Harrison area that attracts visitors

Low dollar brings more tourists to Agassiz-Harrison

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

Local tourism groups say there’s something about the Agassiz-Harrison area that attracts visitors
Rio Samaya will be performing in Pioneer Park on Wednesday

Rio Samaya brings world music to Pioneer Park

Rio Samaya consists of Pancho and Sal, partners in life and music, who join forces to perform a blend of original songs and world favourites

Rio Samaya will be performing in Pioneer Park on Wednesday
.

Twilight concert series returns to Agassiz

Concerts are on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Pioneer Park. Rio Samaya will be performing on August 3.

.