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Graduate from 1800s to be commemorated at Chilliwack secondary

New award recognizes trailblazing woman who devoted her life to science

Josephine Charlie’s dedication to students earns honour

Life hasn’t always been easy for Josephine Charlie. So when she sees…

  • Jun 4, 2019

As nature blossoms around Hope, it’s time to spring into being bear aware

Founder of Hope Mountain Black Bear Committee says now is the time to be vigilant

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Agassiz Library takes its books to the pool
Rock climbers clean up Harrison Bluffs
Seabird Island Festival brings back the powwow
Seabird Island celebrates 50th annual festival

‘She doesn’t give up’: Harrison Hot Springs Elementary rallies around student with kidney disease

Cypress Roed lost both kidneys in 2017; now her school has raised $1,000 for the Kidney Foundation

A Chilliwack veteran recalls war stories before returning to Normandy

‘I had a 48-hour pass in my pocket, and I was going to see some family,’ says Warner Hockin

B.C. golden-agers wanted for extraordinary senior award

The second annual Extraordinary Senior Award seeking nominations

Make-A-Wish Canada’s first Trailblazing fundraiser to happen at Manning Park

Event challenges participants to hike 40 km in a single day

UFV bestows honorary degree on Chilliwack community leader

John Jansen helped pave way for upgrades to education, health care, transit, and more

  • May 31, 2019

Schep Park to be home to Agassiz’s new gazebo

The gazebo was donated to the District of Kent by the Republic of Sarah film crew

Gwynne Vaughan Plant Sale a perennial favourite

Annual sale and garden event includes strawberry tea, sales and live music June 1

Agassiz student artists awarded for creativity, talent at gallery reception

The Young at Art show allowed patrons to pick eight students for eight different awards

VIDEO: Powwow shares culture at Seabird Island Festival

The 50th anniversary of the festival saw its first powwow

Seabird Island opens 50th annual festival

The weekend festival will see First Nations teams compete in soccer, three-pitch and canoe races

Local UFV employee’s efforts earn her a Staff Excellence award

Michelle Vandepol was one of two 2019 UFV Staff Excellence award recipients

  • May 24, 2019

The luckiest man in Agassiz finds more than 200 four-leaf clovers

Walt Hardinge has found more than 219 four-or-more leaf clovers this spring alone

Improve your life and theirs, adopt a cat from the BC SPCA

The BC SPCA holds an adult cat adoption promotion

Agassiz-Harrison Museum showcases refreshed galleries, exhibits

The museum opened for the season on the May long weekend

No crackers for quackers: Hope resident warns fellow locals to not feed wild birds

‘You should not feed wildlife anything—they don’t need it,’ Wildlife Rescue Association says

Chilliwack garden party planned for African organization

Christa Roby of Health in Motion for Africa back home for fundraiser

CIVL-FM campus radio station in Abbotsford expands to Chilliwack

Station based at University of the Fraser Valley receives approval to operate new transmitter

  • May 17, 2019