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UPDATE: Body discovered in Deroche

Mission RCMP investigating death of a man found in a vehicle along the road

UPDATE: RCMP still silent on cause of last Thursday’s dramatic fire

Heavy police presence for 48 hours after blaze at property that was treated like a crime scene

Mortgage stress test continues to hinder Chilliwack real estate sales

Yet average selling price over $530,000 virtually unchanged year over year

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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

Sewer, consistent funding key infrastructure concerns for District of Kent

Conservative MP, candidate and district officials met to discuss infrastructure in the district

Chilliwack-Kent MLA critiques B.C. child care, comes under fire for year-old comment saying parents can just stay home

Laurie Throness said the B.C. NDP and the B.C. Liberals have ‘ideological’ differences for child care

Memorial benches welcome in Harrison

The village will be allowing residents to once again purchase memorial benches in the community

Harrison wolverine sighting ‘exciting’ for biologist

Wolverines have huge territories and seeing them near human settlement is not very common

Province grants Fraser-Cascade district $96,000 for creation of First Nations education agreements

Local Education Agreements are integral components of inclusive school curricula

Agassiz opioid meeting: ‘We have a problem in every town’

More than 40 residents came out to Ag Hall to discuss opioid use and the overdose crisis

Agassiz dairy farmer speaks out against pig protest

Hundreds of activists were at an Abbotsford hog farm Sunday in protest of alleged conditions

Two dozen ‘swampers’ a year injured on the job in Fraser Valley

FOI of WorkSafeBC shows injury stats on garbage workers in Chilliwack, Abbotsford, Mission, Agassiz

Strong winds down trees, cause blackouts in Hope and surrounding areas

Communities from Ruby Creek to Hope, Hells Gate to Keefer have been affected by downed power lines

92-year-old Chilliwack man beaten up and robbed on his property

Incident occurred in broad daylight in 46000-block of Yale Road on April 25

UPDATE: Mystery of Chilliwack park’s missing Rotary wheel solved

City spokesperson says commemorate plaque damaged by vandalism, being restored

Rotary Wheel nicked from Chilliwack Central Park

Wheel was a commemorative plaque for Rotary club’s significant donation to park expansion

Kent approves new rules for pot, tobacco smoking in the district

Don’t try to smoke near the bleachers at Centennial Park, or at the splash park either

Noisy train whistles to stay at Harrison Mills rail crossing

A majority of residents didn’t want to pay for part of the $390K replacement crossing

Chilliwack driver busted with heroin after nodding off behind the wheel

29-year-old man from Vancouver facing possible charges

  • Apr 25, 2019

Province announces $2.5-million boost to increase tourism in B.C.’s resort towns

Changes to RMI funding are bringing more money to places like Harrison and Tofino