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HOMEGROWN: Kent farm focuses on teaching through nature

Earthwise hasn’t been in Agassiz long, but is committed to teaching kids and adults about nature

HOMEGROWN: Agassiz strawberries go global

Strawberries might not be the top local crop, but they’ve made a big splash internationally

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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

HOMEGROWN: Agassiz farm goes fishing

Golden Eagle Aquaculture is braving the ‘f-word’ and trying to bring farmed fish out of the water

HOMEGROWN: Two cows for each person in Kent

In the District of Kent, Harrison Hot Springs and the surrounding areas,…

VIDEO: Spring Thaw Rally kicks off in Harrison Hot Springs

The annual classic car journey will see 90 vehicles travel from Harrison to Osoyoos over three days

HOMEGROWN: Agassiz farm boasts an abundance of community

Abundance Farm brings the city to nature, allowing Vancouverites to grow their own food

HOMEGROWN: A look at Kent’s corn

Agassiz may be known as the Corn Capital of the World, but did you know why?

HOMEGROWN: Family traditions key to Agassiz dairy farm

Julaine and Johannes Treur are keeping family traditions alive at their organic dairy farm

HOMEGROWN: A celebration of Agassiz and Harrison farmland

From land-based fish farming to organic teaching farms, local agriculture has a bit of everything

Pug life: B.C. town boasts waggish list of dog names

Freedom-of-information request lists most ‘pupular’ dog names registered in White Rock

Kent honours late CAO with tree planting

Tony Lewis passed away in 2007, seven months before his retirement from the position

Chilliwack Hospice Society gearing up for annual Hike

Funds raised at Chilliwack walk remain local to help support programs for community members

  • Apr 23, 2019

PHOTO: Pollination time

Hyacinths attract bees looking for pollen

Sardis Library hosting Star Wars-themed escape room

Participants asked to summon the force for week-long attraction

QUIZ: How much do you know about Easter?

Take this short quiz and put your knowledge to the test

Agassiz Community Health Centre welcomes its newest doctor

Nikki Cohen is one of three doctors practicing at the local health clinic

Grade 4/5 students from across Fraser-Cascade District compete in annual Reading Link Challenge

The province-wide program gets students involved in the ‘sport of reading’

No home for Agassiz Community Garden on school district land

The garden is still homeless after SD78 said no to the society using the McCaffrey School property

Waste not: Kootenay brewery leftovers feed the local food chain

Spent grains from the Trail Beer Refinery are donated to local farmers and growers, none go to waste