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PHOTOS: Paintings return to Kilby for fifth annual festival

The Plein Air Festival will be taking place at the historic site all weekend

VIDEO: Masterpieces begin to take shape at Hope’s chainsaw competition

More than a dozen chainsaw carvers, including one 14-year-old carver, taking part in four-day event

Hope’s Wheeled Wild Women hit the road for cancer research

Group of friends ready for the 200-km bike trek that ends in Hope

First sunflower festival in Abbotsford sprouts-off this weekend

Growth of Chilliwack and Richmond festivals served as inspiration for Maan Farm

Kids dive into history with Agassiz-Harrison Museum events

The final One Day Wonder will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 20

Sunflower Festival set to bloom in Abbotsford

Event, opening on Aug. 16, includes photo opps and U-pick field

  • Aug 14, 2019
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Sts'ailes Health presents Qw'oqwel te Qw'oqwel: Kwu:kw (
Angela Murphy holds first book reading at Sts'ailes Community School
Agassiz remembers Montague White-Fraser
Agassiz farm welcomes vet to identify baby barn owls

Donations pile up for B.C. boy who lost hand in ATV crash

Organizers raised more than twice the amount of money they were hoping for

  • Aug 14, 2019

Photographer captures Perseid meteor shower over Shuswap

Six hours spent capturing hundreds of meteors streaking across night sky

International carvers coming to Hope’s Memorial Park

Competition includes main chainsaw carving event, speed carving, salmon barbecue and more

Sts’ailes invites adults to become engaged in Halq’eméylem with new video series

‘Qw’oqwel te Qw’oqwel’ gives language learners an immersive way to learn Halq’eméylem

Agassiz to welcome two little libraries next spring

The Friends of the Library is working to bring two library kiosks to parks in Agassiz

Justin Goodrich elected new chair of UFV board of governors

Former graduate is first to serve as chair of both Alumni Association and board

  • Aug 11, 2019

B.C.-born NHL captain Shea Weber gifted ‘Old Town Road’ sign from Sicamous

Billy Ray Cyrus and Lil Nas X will also recieve signs like NHL star Shea Weber

PHOTOS: Harrison Fire cools down the town

The fire department set up a temporary splash park in the village’s empty lot Wednesday

Lanterns light up Lightning Lake in Manning Park

Event drew in about 800 spectators as handmade lanterns floated across water

Grace Baptist in Hope offers up free family nights of fun

Games, food and more planned for August family nights

Harrison yoga teacher to offer ‘no limitations,’ all-day yoga session

The day will feature classes by different yoga teachers from the area

QUIZ: Put your knowledge of British Columbia to the test

In honour of B.C. Day, take this short quiz and see how much you know about our province

UFV seeks nominations for Betty Urquhart award

Winning project, person, or organization must have had a significant impact on the community

Harrison carver tries again for tree house education centre

25 years later, Werner Streicek is hoping to bring his education centre to life on Hot Springs Road