Harrison Hot Springs

New management at the Harrison Hot Springs resort has hit the ground running with initiatives to re-open the Public Mineral Pool. (Contributed Photo/Tourism Harrison)

New Harrison Resort GM strategizing to reopen public pool

Initiatives include recruiting locally and overseas

 

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ELECTION 2022: Municipal nomination packages available now

Want to run for office? Pick up your package now

 

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AHCS shows volunteer appreciation

Agassiz-Harrison Community Services hosted its annual volunteer appreciation lunch on Thursday, July…

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Parking at EV charging stations will run $7 per hour during peak tourism season in Harrison Hot Springs, beginning May 15. (File Photo)

LOUIS: Complaints without action is just blowing hot air

I’m annoyed with a certain fast-food chain. I won’t name it, but…

Parking at EV charging stations will run $7 per hour during peak tourism season in Harrison Hot Springs, beginning May 15. (File Photo)
Kent-Harrison Search and Rescue volunteers log thousands of hours every year on a variety of calls for assistance, including body recoveries, searches and medical rescues. (Photo/KHSAR)

Kent-Harrison Search and Rescue responds to 10 calls in July

KHSAR volunteers responded to 44 calls by this time last year

Kent-Harrison Search and Rescue volunteers log thousands of hours every year on a variety of calls for assistance, including body recoveries, searches and medical rescues. (Photo/KHSAR)
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PHOTOS: Hot day for cool Lions car show in Agassiz

Weekend classic car show was well-attended

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As of press time, Rockwell Drive is down to single-lane, alternating traffic up near Sasquatch Provincial Park and Green Point. (Screenshot/Google Earth)

Road crews fixing ‘sinkhole’ on District of Kent’s Rockwell Drive

The gap formed this past weekend near Green Point

As of press time, Rockwell Drive is down to single-lane, alternating traffic up near Sasquatch Provincial Park and Green Point. (Screenshot/Google Earth)
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One injured in head-on crash near Agassiz

Motorcyclist suffered non-life threatening injuries

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Trees line McCombs Trail near East Sector Lands in Harrison Hot Springs. B.A. Blackwell and the Village of Harrison Hot Springs is looking to create an Urban Forest MAster Plan to better protect local trees and green spaces. (Adam Louis/Observer0

Harrison officials seek to strengthen urban forest

Forestry consultants B.A. Blackwell creates urban forest plan

Trees line McCombs Trail near East Sector Lands in Harrison Hot Springs. B.A. Blackwell and the Village of Harrison Hot Springs is looking to create an Urban Forest MAster Plan to better protect local trees and green spaces. (Adam Louis/Observer0
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LETTER: Beware paid parking in Harrison

Editor: On Saturday, July 16, a family member parked in a pay…

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TRAFFIC: Reports of sinkhole forming on Rockwell Drive

Single-lane, alternating traffic is in place, locals say

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VIDEO: Stay cool, Harrison!

Harrison Hot Springs firefighters put together an impromptu splash park at the…

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Agassiz-Harrison was the only local health region in the Fraser Health region with no new cases of COVID-19 in the past week. (Screenshot/BCCDC)

No new COVID-19 cases this past week in Agassiz-Harrison

There have been 234 cases recorded locally so far this year

Agassiz-Harrison was the only local health region in the Fraser Health region with no new cases of COVID-19 in the past week. (Screenshot/BCCDC)
Filling certified lifeguard positions seems to be the main sticking point that holds the Harrison Hot Springs Public Mineral Pool back from returning to regular, pre-COVID hours. (Adam Louis/Observer)

Chilliwack-Kent MLA, management brainstorm ideas to reopen Harrison’s public mineral pool

Paddon recently met with resort management to collaborate on staffing solutions

Filling certified lifeguard positions seems to be the main sticking point that holds the Harrison Hot Springs Public Mineral Pool back from returning to regular, pre-COVID hours. (Adam Louis/Observer)
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Community Camera: July 22, 2022

The Agassiz-Rosedale Bridge stands above the Fraser River on a peaceful day.…

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LETTER: Never abandon a campfire

Dear Editor: On Sunday, July 17, 9:45 a.m., my wife and I…

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3 new cases of COVID-19 in Agassiz-Harrison: BCCDC report

COVID-19 cases remain low presently

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The corner of Highways 7 and 9 is about to be developed. The proposed building would include a restaurant, gas bar and car wash. (Adam Louis/Observer)

District Council OKs business development on highway corner

The corner of Hwys 7 and 9 is being developed

The corner of Highways 7 and 9 is about to be developed. The proposed building would include a restaurant, gas bar and car wash. (Adam Louis/Observer)