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Chilliwack Jets

Chilliwack Jets trounce lowly Surrey Knights in Pacific Junior Hockey League battle

The Jets skated to an 11-1 home-ice win with six different players lighting the lamp

 

Valley Huskers

Ascending Valley Husker D leads Chilliwack football team to shutout win in Kamloops

The Huskers blanked the Broncos 15-0 in BC Football Conference action at Hillside Stadium

 

Chilliwack Chiefs

Chilliwack Chiefs continue to dominate Express, but Rivermen remain a problem

The Chiefs are 2-0 against Coquitlam and 0-2 against Langley in early-season BCHL play

 

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LETTER: A new form of climate denial

Kendra Lordly of Chilliwack warns of the dangers of continued fossil fuel dependency

  • Oct 16, 2021
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The Green Light Inline Hockey League fall season has been postponed until further notice by GLIHL owner/operator Josh Schaper. (GLIHL photo)

Chilliwack’s Green Light Inline Hockey League raising funds for Cyrus Centre

GLIHL raised $5,500 in 2020 to benefit the Chilliwack Food Bank, and the target this time is $5,000

The Green Light Inline Hockey League fall season has been postponed until further notice by GLIHL owner/operator Josh Schaper. (GLIHL photo)
Frankie Carogioiello is back with the team he never wanted to leave, putting up points for the BCHL’s Chilliwack Chiefs. (Darren Francis photo)

Chilliwack Chief Frankie Carogioiello looks to build on dazzling debut

The BCHL rookie scored three goals and added an assist in his debut against the Langley Rivermen

Frankie Carogioiello is back with the team he never wanted to leave, putting up points for the BCHL’s Chilliwack Chiefs. (Darren Francis photo)
Addison Johnston (center), out for a bit of exercise in Vancouver with younger brother Ryland (left) and father Shane (right). The Chilliwack Stingrays Swim Club is holding a blood drive to benefit the teenager, who is receiving treatment for a rare form of leukemia at Vancouver General Hospital. (submitted photo)

Chilliwack Stingrays holding blood drive to help former teammate

Addison Johnston was diagnosed with leukemia in the summer. Treatment involves platelet transfusions

Addison Johnston (center), out for a bit of exercise in Vancouver with younger brother Ryland (left) and father Shane (right). The Chilliwack Stingrays Swim Club is holding a blood drive to benefit the teenager, who is receiving treatment for a rare form of leukemia at Vancouver General Hospital. (submitted photo)
To celebrate finishing his first round of chemotherapy, Addison Johnston (left) and his younger brother Ryland were taken to a Japanese restaurant in Vancouver by parents Kristin and Shane Johnston. But lots of treatment remains for the teenager, and his family has learned some hard lessons about the healthcare system. (submitted photo)

Chilliwack parents discover gaps in health care as teenage son battles leukemia

Though he’s 17-years-old, Addison Johnston couldn’t access treatment at B.C. Children’s Hospital

To celebrate finishing his first round of chemotherapy, Addison Johnston (left) and his younger brother Ryland were taken to a Japanese restaurant in Vancouver by parents Kristin and Shane Johnston. But lots of treatment remains for the teenager, and his family has learned some hard lessons about the healthcare system. (submitted photo)
Valley Husker linebacker Jaiden Claassen drags down a Langley Rams player during an early-season BC Football Conference matchup at Chilliwack’s Exhibition Stadium. Claassen and the Husker defence have been getting stingier and stingier with each passing week, morphing into one of the top defensive units in the league. (Crazy Bee’s Photography)

How close are Chilliwack’s Valley Huskers to having an elite D?

The numbers say the BC Football Conference club has been getting better and better each week

Valley Husker linebacker Jaiden Claassen drags down a Langley Rams player during an early-season BC Football Conference matchup at Chilliwack’s Exhibition Stadium. Claassen and the Husker defence have been getting stingier and stingier with each passing week, morphing into one of the top defensive units in the league. (Crazy Bee’s Photography)
Valley Huskers QB Josh Janssen scrambles away from VI Raider defenders during an Oct. 2 BC Football Conference game at Chilliwack’s Exhibition Stadium. A 21-19 loss in the game has turned into a 1-0 forfeit win for the Huskers thanks to the Raiders dressing an ineligible player. (Crazy Bee’s Photography)

Valley Huskers get forfeit win as VI Raiders dress ineligible player

A 21-19 loss on Oct. 2 now goes into the books as a 1-0 win, evening Chilliwack’s record at 3-3

Valley Huskers QB Josh Janssen scrambles away from VI Raider defenders during an Oct. 2 BC Football Conference game at Chilliwack’s Exhibition Stadium. A 21-19 loss in the game has turned into a 1-0 forfeit win for the Huskers thanks to the Raiders dressing an ineligible player. (Crazy Bee’s Photography)
A rare female spotted bat was found resting on the balcony of a Chiliwack home recently. There are about 1,000 adult spotted bats in Canada. (Photo/Wildlife Rescue Association of B.C.)

Extremely rare bat ‘spotted’ in Chilliwack

Female spotted bat is recovering from being dehydrated, underweight

A rare female spotted bat was found resting on the balcony of a Chiliwack home recently. There are about 1,000 adult spotted bats in Canada. (Photo/Wildlife Rescue Association of B.C.)
Valley Huskers

Valley Huskers can’t break through against stingy Langley Rams defence

The Rams have held five BC Football Conference foes to a combined 12 points this season

Valley Huskers
UFV basketball

Chilliwack’s Sardis secondary hosts basketball game between UFV and Langara

The university men’s teams face each other in preseason action in the Sardis gymnasium

UFV basketball
A real estate sign. (THE CANADIAN PRESS Jonathan Hayward)

Average price of single-family home in Chilliwack tops $900,000

Average price of all residential properties now up to $758,000, fuelled by low inventory

A real estate sign. (THE CANADIAN PRESS Jonathan Hayward)
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RCMP raid seven addresses in Chilliwack during large drug bust

Police say drugs originating in Chilliwack ended up in Kamloops and other parts of BC

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Valley Husker Jordan Chizda (#4 in black) scampers past Vancouver Island foes, returning an interception 60 yards for a touchdown during last Saturday’s 21-19 home field loss to the Raiders. (Crazy Bee’s Photography)

Late rally comes up short as Valley Huskers fall to Vancouver Island Raiders

The Huskers lost 21-19 in their final home game of the 2021 BC Football Conference campaign

Valley Husker Jordan Chizda (#4 in black) scampers past Vancouver Island foes, returning an interception 60 yards for a touchdown during last Saturday’s 21-19 home field loss to the Raiders. (Crazy Bee’s Photography)
Stó:lō leaders unveiled the St. Mary’s House Post (left) and Coqualeetza House Post on Sept. 30, Canada’s first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Images courtesy of Stó:lō First Nation.

Stó:lō Nation unveils memorial house posts at Mission and Chilliwack residential school sites

11-foot posts a work of ‘blood, sweat and tears’ said Yakweakwioose First Nation Chief Terry Horne

Stó:lō leaders unveiled the St. Mary’s House Post (left) and Coqualeetza House Post on Sept. 30, Canada’s first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Images courtesy of Stó:lō First Nation.
The Fraser Valley Thunderbirds are looking for a new permanent home base after the Abbotsford Canucks have taken over many of the facilities at the Abbotsford Centre. (File photo)

Fraser Valley Thunderbirds adjusting to new Abbotsford Centre set-up

BCEHL team will still play home games at Abbotsford Centre, Canucks hope to continue partnership

The Fraser Valley Thunderbirds are looking for a new permanent home base after the Abbotsford Canucks have taken over many of the facilities at the Abbotsford Centre. (File photo)
Chilliwack Jets

Chilliwack Jets flying high after stopping Richmond Sockeyes

The Pacific Coast Junior B Hockey club outgunned Richmond in a high-scoring matchup

Chilliwack Jets

Chilliwack FC hires Roger Torres-Jaramillo as new technical director

Current technical director Glenn Wilson will transition into a new role as head coach of CFC