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Drugs, drone, cellphones seized from outside Kent Institution

The maximum security prison is investigating the incident

Chilliwack real estates sales still slumping as prices stay steady

Average March sale price of a home in CADREB area at $525,401 relatively unchanged year over year

Chilliwack-Hope Liberal candidate leaves party over SNC Lavalin affair

Louis De Jaeger says Trudeau’s values don’t align with his, following expulsion of two ministers

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Agassiz public servants rally against Phoenix pay system
Possible $5B Facebook fine for privacy violations
Killer whales spotted hunting for lunch in Vancouver harbour
Police dog stuck by porcupine while chasing a suspect

Parents warned after man seen taking photos of students near Kent Elementary

A letter was sent home to parents on Tuesday, asking them to review safety procedures with students

Sturgeon fishing closures coming to side channels in the Lower Fraser

Under review for species at risk designation, the closures are precautionary, says the province

Harrison’s only mobile vendor concerned about changes to business licence bylaw

Nolan Irwin may have to say goodbye to his popsicle stand if the bylaw goes through as is

Man accused in Chilliwack home invasion once convicted of manslaughter

Robert Grattan one of three charged in March 23 incident; sentenced to nine years in jail in 2011

John Kidder likely to run for Green party in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon

It’s not official yet, but the fiancé of Green Party leader Elizabeth May set to run in this riding

UPDATE: Minor closures for Agassiz-Rosedale Bridge

The bridge will be closed for two 20-minute periods between 10 p.m. April 10 and 5 a.m. April 11

Maple Ridge student raising money for cats through school project

All money raised will be going to Katie’s Place in Maple Ridge

Four replica handguns seized by Chilliwack RCMP after rental home visit

Landlord requested police presence to keep the peace when officer spotted firearm

Harrison street lights heading to El Salvador

New LED lights installed for the village; the old lights will get new life in Central America

Late night fire destroys building on Industrial Way in Chilliwack

Plumes of smoke visible as firefighters battled blaze up until midnight on Thursday

One year later, still waiting on Kent quarry decision

Residents are continuing to protest a proposed quarry application on Hot Springs Road

Agassiz two-pitch league concerned over fee increases

According to the league organizer, fees increased more than 100 per cent last year

UPDATE: IHIT now on case of woman shot seven months ago in Chilliwack

Stanny Carr, 43, gunned down on Aug. 8, 2018, died March 6

RCMP looking for man who may have offered 12-year-old girl a ride home in Maple Ridge

Incident occurred March 11 near elementary school.

  • Mar 26, 2019

New rescue equipment possible for Agassiz Fire Department

The department is submitting a grant application for a second set of ropes, pulleys and harnesses