Fraser Valley

Next week is mostly rainy, with the exception of a few sunny spots on Tuesday, and a mix of sun and cloud on Thursday and Saturday. File photo

Fraser Valley forecast: Spring has arrived, but the wet weather remains

Temperatures are warming, but next week is mostly rain

Next week is mostly rainy, with the exception of a few sunny spots on Tuesday, and a mix of sun and cloud on Thursday and Saturday. File photo
Image courtesy of Fraser Valley Symphony.

Fraser Valley Symphony’s 38th season begins with ‘InSPiRING! music for spring’ on April 3

Sunday concert at Matsqui Centennial Auditorium returning to fully capacity

Image courtesy of Fraser Valley Symphony.
There is a rainfall warning for Wednesday morning across most of Metro Vancouver.

Rainfall warning issued for Fraser Valley

50 to 80 mm of rain expected from Sunday evening through Monday night

There is a rainfall warning for Wednesday morning across most of Metro Vancouver.
First West Credit Union and its local divisions have donated $25,000 to the Canadian Red Cross Ukraine Humanitarian Crisis Appeal. (File photo)

Fraser Valley-based Envision Financial donates $25,000 to Ukraine relief efforts

Donation goes to Canadian Red Cross Ukraine Humanitarian Crisis Appeal to help those on ground

First West Credit Union and its local divisions have donated $25,000 to the Canadian Red Cross Ukraine Humanitarian Crisis Appeal. (File photo)
Black Press file photo

Fraser Valley Forecast: Late Winter mix of sun, snow and rain next week

Wednesday and Thursday will be sunny and clear, but cold

Black Press file photo
The Mission Correctional Institution in Mission, B.C. is pictured Tuesday, April 14, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward.

Mission Institution manager promoted shortly after investigation founded workplace harassment complaints

Fraser Valley corrections officers say abusive managers face no discipline from CSC

The Mission Correctional Institution in Mission, B.C. is pictured Tuesday, April 14, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward.
An injection of $500,000 will help microgrants through the United Way to thousands who experienced extreme flooding in Fraser Valley Indigenous communities, as well as farmers and migrant workers. (United Way British Columbia)

Flood-torn communities of Fraser Valley to get $500K through United Way microgrants

Funding from Southern Railway, Washington Companies to aid in recovery, rebuilding

An injection of $500,000 will help microgrants through the United Way to thousands who experienced extreme flooding in Fraser Valley Indigenous communities, as well as farmers and migrant workers. (United Way British Columbia)
Virgin Radio’s Nira Arora is the guest speaker at the 19th annual Fraser Valley Cultural Diversity Awards on March 10 in Abbotsford.

Nira Arora guest speaker at Fraser Valley Cultural Diversity Awards

Event on March 10 in Abbotsford honours recipients in 6 categories

Virgin Radio’s Nira Arora is the guest speaker at the 19th annual Fraser Valley Cultural Diversity Awards on March 10 in Abbotsford.
Temperatures may drop to minus eight degrees Tuesday night. (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)

Fraser Valley forecast: Next week mostly sunny, but cold

30 per cent chance of flurries Tuesday night

Temperatures may drop to minus eight degrees Tuesday night. (Neil Corbett/THE NEWS)
Hazelnut grower Helmut Hooge takes visitors on a tour of his hazelnut farm on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017. Three different varieties of eastern filbert blight-resistant trees have been planted on his farm. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress file)

Hazelnut renewal continues with another round of funding to bolster B.C. industry

‘We’re beginning to see positive results as hazelnut production has almost tripled,’ says ag minister

Hazelnut grower Helmut Hooge takes visitors on a tour of his hazelnut farm on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017. Three different varieties of eastern filbert blight-resistant trees have been planted on his farm. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress file)
Rain is in the forecast for most of next week. (The News files)

Fraser Valley forecast: Week of rain and showers ahead

Every day except Wednesday will be wet

Rain is in the forecast for most of next week. (The News files)
Flood recovery funding for farmers starts with a three-step application. (Ministry of Agriculture)

B.C. MLA offers recovery application help for flooded farmers of Fraser Valley

‘Understanding where to even start can be a challenge,’ Chilliwack-Kent MLA Kelli Paddon says

Flood recovery funding for farmers starts with a three-step application. (Ministry of Agriculture)
Tourism Harrison executive director Robert Reyerse stands with a replica of a Sts’ailes Sasquatch mask in the Sasquatch Museum at the Visitor Information Centre in Harrison Hot Springs. (File photo)

Province grants Harrison $1 million to expand Visitor Centre, Sasquatch Museum

Construction expected to begin on new building this summer

Tourism Harrison executive director Robert Reyerse stands with a replica of a Sts’ailes Sasquatch mask in the Sasquatch Museum at the Visitor Information Centre in Harrison Hot Springs. (File photo)
Image courtesy of Fraser Valley Symphony.

Fraser Valley Symphony seeking new musicians ahead of 38th season

Trumpet, trombone, bassoon, tuba, string players wanted

Image courtesy of Fraser Valley Symphony.
Environment Canada is calling for a high of 15 degrees by next weekend. (File photo)

Fraser Valley forecast: Sunny for most of next week

Temperature will reach high of 15 degrees Celsius by weekend

Environment Canada is calling for a high of 15 degrees by next weekend. (File photo)
It was the third highest sales for the month on record, but the sales numbers have cooled while new listings have shot up. THE CANADIAN PRESS Jonathan Hayward

New listings offer ‘glimmer of hope’ after long supply shortage, Fraser Valley Real Estate Board says

67% increase since December a relief after months of decreasing housing supply

It was the third highest sales for the month on record, but the sales numbers have cooled while new listings have shot up. THE CANADIAN PRESS Jonathan Hayward
Mix of rain and snow expected through most of the week, according to Environment Canada. (Pixabay)
Mix of rain and snow expected through most of the week, according to Environment Canada. (Pixabay)
30 to 50 millimetres is expected before evening when the system will taper off into a few showers. (Black Press files)

Rainfall warning issued for Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley

50 to 70 mm expected to fall today, Jan. 30

30 to 50 millimetres is expected before evening when the system will taper off into a few showers. (Black Press files)
Thursday, Jan. 27, will see the last bit of sun before rains starts on Friday. (Courtesy Photo / Denise Carroll)
Thursday, Jan. 27, will see the last bit of sun before rains starts on Friday. (Courtesy Photo / Denise Carroll)
MCC and MDS have partnered up to provide support for those impacted by the flooding in the Fraser Valley.

MCC BC and MDS team up to battle Fraser Valley flooding damage

Pair of groups partnering up to aid hard hit areas in Abbotsford and surrounding communities

MCC and MDS have partnered up to provide support for those impacted by the flooding in the Fraser Valley.
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