Harrison Hot Springs

The Agassiz Fall Fair welcomes back the Antique Tractor Pull this year. (File Photo)

Old favourites, new surprises to come at 2022 Fall Fair and Corn Festival

The Fall Fair and Corn Festival this year will see the return…

The Agassiz Fall Fair welcomes back the Antique Tractor Pull this year. (File Photo)
The Agassiz Fall Fair and Corn Festival simply wouldn’t be complete without the famous BBQ chicken and corn dinner. (Photo/Agassiz Fall Fair and Corn Festival)

The Agassiz Fall Fair and Corn Festival: A Brief History

The Fall Fair has been around for 118 years, practically as long…

The Agassiz Fall Fair and Corn Festival simply wouldn’t be complete without the famous BBQ chicken and corn dinner. (Photo/Agassiz Fall Fair and Corn Festival)
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4 candidates registered for local SD78 board seats

Three candidates will be elected from Agassiz-Harrison

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Harrison Hot Springs Village Hall. (File Photo)

MUNICIPAL ELECTION 2022: 9 candidates vie for Harrison village office

With nine candidates on the ballot, municipal offices in Harrison Hot Springs…

Harrison Hot Springs Village Hall. (File Photo)
District of Kent Municipal Hall. (File Photo)

MUNICIPAL ELECTION 2022: Kent candidates geared up for campaign ahead

The political landscape in the District of Kent looks much the same…

District of Kent Municipal Hall. (File Photo)
An AESS student is hosting a fundraiser for multiple charities focused on helping in Haiti. (Photo/Carlie Van Oort)

Haiti fundraiser in Harrison on tap

Student-led event takes place Sept. 22

An AESS student is hosting a fundraiser for multiple charities focused on helping in Haiti. (Photo/Carlie Van Oort)
Queen Elizabeth II passed away Sept. 8 at the age of 96. (Jonathan Brady/Pool Photo via AP)

No school for SD78 on Queen’s state funeral, Sept. 19

Federal, provincial public workers to recognize holiday

Queen Elizabeth II passed away Sept. 8 at the age of 96. (Jonathan Brady/Pool Photo via AP)
A single vehicle crashed into a power pole and landed in a ditch along Hot Springs Road. The crash may cause delays this morning. (Photo/Bryan Floris)

TRAFFIC: Crash on Hot Springs Road causing delays

Drive B.C. has reported a vehicle incident on Hot Springs Road north…

A single vehicle crashed into a power pole and landed in a ditch along Hot Springs Road. The crash may cause delays this morning. (Photo/Bryan Floris)
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SD78 Superintendent: No school closures due to wildfire yet

Schools are equipped with air filters to improve air quality

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A number of languages throughout the world are understood right here in Agassiz-Harrison. (File Photo)

Dozens of languages represented in Agassiz-Harrison: Census data

Languages from all over the world identified as mother tongues, data indicates

A number of languages throughout the world are understood right here in Agassiz-Harrison. (File Photo)
COVID cases in the Bella Coola Valley have dropped to just four active cases (file photo)

No new local cases of COVID-19 to open September: BCCDC

Zero new COVID-19 cases in Agassiz-Harrison have been reported between Aug. 28…

COVID cases in the Bella Coola Valley have dropped to just four active cases (file photo)
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MUNICIPAL ELECTION 2022: Today is deadline for nomination packages

Stay tuned to The Observer for a complete candidate list

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Kelli Paddon. (B.C. Legislature)

Chilliwack-Kent MLA remembers the Queen

Words of mourning across the world and in the Fraser Valley poured…

Kelli Paddon. (B.C. Legislature)
The flag at the B.C. legislature has been lowered to half-mast to mark the death of Queen Elizabeth II. (Photo/Justin Samanski-Langille)

SD78 lowers flags to honour Queen’s death

As with many flags around the world, flags throughout Fraser-Cascade School District…

The flag at the B.C. legislature has been lowered to half-mast to mark the death of Queen Elizabeth II. (Photo/Justin Samanski-Langille)
In this Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012 file photo, Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II looks up and waves to members of staff of The Foreign and Commonwealth Office as she ends an official visit which is part of her Jubilee celebrations in London. Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch and a symbol of stability across much of a turbulent century, has died on Thursday, Sept, 8, 2022. She was 96. (AP Photo / Alastair Grant Pool)
In this Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012 file photo, Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II looks up and waves to members of staff of The Foreign and Commonwealth Office as she ends an official visit which is part of her Jubilee celebrations in London. Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch and a symbol of stability across much of a turbulent century, has died on Thursday, Sept, 8, 2022. She was 96. (AP Photo / Alastair Grant Pool)
Grant Lawrence is a storyteller, broadcast personality, singer and much more, and he and some of his musical guests will kick off this year’s Season of the Performing Arts in Harrison Hot Springs. (Contributed Photo/Harrison Festival Society)
Grant Lawrence is a storyteller, broadcast personality, singer and much more, and he and some of his musical guests will kick off this year’s Season of the Performing Arts in Harrison Hot Springs. (Contributed Photo/Harrison Festival Society)
Harrison Hot Springs Village Hall. (File Photo)

Harrison council meeting rescheduled to Sept. 19

Meeting remains at the same location, time

Harrison Hot Springs Village Hall. (File Photo)
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Harrison Fire Department appreciation day on tap

The Harrison Hot Springs Fire Department is about to a get a…

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The Salish sucker is found in 10 streams across Canada, including the Miami River. Environmental monitoring company AquaTerra salvages fish and amphibians every year, and they discovered one Salish sucker in their findings in 2021. (File Photo/Jenna Hauck)

Two endangered species found during local environmental monitoring: Report

Environmental monitoring service AquaTerra reports on salvage efforts every year

The Salish sucker is found in 10 streams across Canada, including the Miami River. Environmental monitoring company AquaTerra salvages fish and amphibians every year, and they discovered one Salish sucker in their findings in 2021. (File Photo/Jenna Hauck)
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