Local News

District of Kent to bring cooling stations to community

This summer is predicted to be hotter and drier than normal in B.C.

Kent reconsiders parking requirements for downtown

Parking reductions for developments and no need to increase parking for new uses are on the table

Plan to extend Fraser Valley Express bus to Lougheed SkyTrain station by 2021

Could be substantial savings for Abbotsford and Chilliwack riders commuting across the Port Mann

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Helicopters called to crash on East Harrison Forest Service Road
Teen stabbed after end-of-night limo dispute in downtown Vancouver
Drone video shows massive protest in Hong Kong
Victoria council apologizes to veterans, will fund Remembrance Day

Chilliwack MLA tables private member’s bill on marijuana grow-op remediation

Real estate industry lobbies for standard process to current problem getting worse with legalization

Kent’s proposed short term rental bylaw heads to public hearing

The hearing will be held on June 24 at 6 p.m. in the council chambers

Cocaine, cars and cash seized after raids in Chilliwack and Abbotsford

Five arrested after Mounties found 300 grams of drugs, $17,000 cash and three vehicles

UPDATE: Accident on Hwy 1 near Agassiz, Harrison exit cleared

The eastboung accident had the highway reduced to one lane

JUNO Award-winning musician performs in Hope for the first time during expansive career

Veteran singer, songwriter, Shari Ulrich, is performing at Blue Moose

Retired B.C. teacher bikes though Hope on cross-Canada ride to end ovarian cancer

After losing her sister to ovarian cancer, J. Kathleen Thompson hopes to pedal to a cure

  • May 25, 2019

Lofty plans for Chilliwack school district revealed

Chilliwack school district draws up plan to add 2,900 student seats in five years

Agassiz study to look at drone use for pesticide application

The study will be the first in Canada to use drones to apply pesticides to farm fields

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

Delays en route for Highway 7 in Harrison Mills

Road resurfacing will cause month-long delays for drivers travelling through Harrison Mills

Chilliwack’s pediatric observation unit gets financial shot from trades workers

Unions and contractors donate more than $30,000 to Fraser Valley Health Care Foundation

Chilliwack prolific offender arrested after four months on the lam

B.C.-wide warrant issued for David Allen Geoghegan in January

Missing Chilliwack man not heard from since January

Kristopher Shawn Couture, 25, last made contact with family from Edmonton

Two week lock down lifted for Kent Institution

A search at the prison found nearly 26 grams of hashish and a cellphone

Harrison Hot Springs to partner with Sts’ailes for reconciliation event

The event will be funded by a grant meant to build dialogue between cities and local First Nations

Chilliwack man urging drivers to follow rules of the road

‘People might think I’m stupid for doing this but it’s my life,’ says scooter operator