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Puppy kissing booth raises funds for shelter on Cupcake Day

The LAPS shelter is hosting a “Puppy Kissing Booth” to raise funds on Feb. 25.

Harrison author shares Halq’eméylem, family in graphic novels

Ilonka Kuhl-Harris started writing graphic novels to create more interesting teaching material

Black Press Media reporter chosen for prestigious leadership academy

Erin Haluschak to attend the Poynter Institute Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media

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Agassiz Christian School celebrates Genius Day
Kent Elementary shares the love of dance
Harrison Hot Springs kindergarten class part of local literacy day project
Sailor looks to race model boats at Harrison Lake

Kent Elementary families share in dance night

Teacher Brenda Di Rezze has been organizing these nights for 20 years

Mike Van Laerhoven new deputy chief for Agassiz Fire Department

The firefighter will be taking over the role of deputy chief and emergency coordinator

VIDEO: Farmer brings water buffalo to see kids after last year’s surprise visit

Ebeneezer nuzzled kids and allowed himself to be petted during a school visit Friday.

Is your dog one of Canada’s top 10 most popular breeds?

Labs still top the list, French bulldogs move up

Agassiz, Harrison kindergarteners become authors for literacy day

The early years committee and library are publishing a book of student work

VIDEO: Harrison sailor looking for competitors to race model boats

Bernhard Van Velze is hoping to create a club for model sailboats at Harrison Lake

Community artists, amateurs wanted to create Kent anniversary logo

The 125th anniversary committee is hoping to choose a logo designed by the community

Agassiz Community Gardens hoping to find new home at old McCaffrey school

The society has been looking for a new location since its previous gardens were sold in October

Escape room brings ‘out of the box’ activity to Agassiz

AESS alumni and teacher developed the concept to bring teamwork-based entertainment to the town

WATCH: Giving the special needs community a Night to Shine

Global event offers people with special needs a full prom experience in Chilliwack, Surrey

Delta home wins Christmas decoration contest for second straight year

Doug Chang went even bigger this year, adding a 24-foot Frosty the Snowman and fire pit

Do you have a kidney to spare? Chilliwack resident puts out a call for organ donors

Laurene Wogrin needs needs a kidney transplant to continue living her best life

Delta police officer completes 12-hour swim-a-thon fundraiser

DPD Const. Kelly Seib was raising funds for a young North Delta woman’s brain cancer treatment

New dog greeter spreading smiles at prestigious B.C. hotel

Trained as a guide dog, Winston was ‘too friendly’ for official service

B.C. man drives all night to get photo of rare duck

Local ‘bird-nerd’ gets shot of Mandarin Duck

VIDEO: Theo the 800-pound pig finds a home on Vancouver Island

An 800-pound rescued Langley pig, named Theodore, is off to a livestock sanctuary on the Island.

Volunteer fair coming to Agassiz

The new fair will bring many Agassiz organizations and volunteers together on Jan. 19