Harrison Hot Springs

A drummer from Uzume Taiko plays a taiko drum during the opening concert of the first full day of the 43rd annual Harrison Festival of the Arts on Saturday, July 9. (Adam Louis/Observer) [July 9, 2022]

PHOTOS: After two years, Harrison Festival of the Arts returns to Harrison Lake beachfront

Hundreds of festival-goers welcomed the iconic Harrison Festival back with open arms

A drummer from Uzume Taiko plays a taiko drum during the opening concert of the first full day of the 43rd annual Harrison Festival of the Arts on Saturday, July 9. (Adam Louis/Observer) [July 9, 2022]
The Agassiz-Rosedale Bridge was among the most dangerous areas for motorists in 2021, according to the latest data from ICBC. (File Photo)

The most dangerous roads in Agassiz-Harrison 2021

Agassiz-Harrison Bridge is number 2

The Agassiz-Rosedale Bridge was among the most dangerous areas for motorists in 2021, according to the latest data from ICBC. (File Photo)
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LETTER: Parking incident in Harrison was misunderstood

This letter is in response to “Parking enforcement sours Harrison experience,” published…

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A bird’s-eye view of Schep Park’s playground. The rubberized surface will be made from more than 3,000 recycled tires. (Contributed Photo/TSBC)

Schep Park’s playground to receive rubberized resurfacing

More than 3,000 recycled tires will be used on project funded by Tire Stewardship grant

A bird’s-eye view of Schep Park’s playground. The rubberized surface will be made from more than 3,000 recycled tires. (Contributed Photo/TSBC)
(Dorothea Kraas)

Community Camera: July 8, 2022

An eaglet with a touch of bed-head peeks out from a nest…

(Dorothea Kraas)
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2 weeks of now new COVID-19 cases for Agassiz-Harrison: BCCDC

COVID-19 cases reported in every other local health area in Fraser Health

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Chilliwack-Kent MLA Kelli Paddon speaks during the ribbon cutting ceremony of the new Primary Care Centre in Chilliwack on Friday, May 13, 2022. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)

Chilliwack-Kent MLA calls Horgan’s legacy as premier ‘inspiring’

MLA Kelli Paddon reacts to Horgan stepping down

Chilliwack-Kent MLA Kelli Paddon speaks during the ribbon cutting ceremony of the new Primary Care Centre in Chilliwack on Friday, May 13, 2022. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)
Harrison’s pet parade on Canada Day is always a hit. (Adam Louis/Observer)

PHOTOS: Canada Day makes a triumphant return to Agassiz-Harrison

Celebrations in full swing over the long holiday weekend

Harrison’s pet parade on Canada Day is always a hit. (Adam Louis/Observer)
Alex Turner’s “Transformations” shows off the work from the Harrison-loving artist over the course of 60 years. It will be the feature exhibit at the Ranger Station Art Gallery during this year’s Harrison Festival of the Arts. (Contributed Art/Alex Turner)
Alex Turner’s “Transformations” shows off the work from the Harrison-loving artist over the course of 60 years. It will be the feature exhibit at the Ranger Station Art Gallery during this year’s Harrison Festival of the Arts. (Contributed Art/Alex Turner)
Local firefighters made quick work of a motorhome on fire on Hicks Lake Road. The fire had the potential to create a much larger wildfire if not for the quick work of multiple firefighting agencies. (Photo/Jeremy Riersma)

Local firefighters prevent forest blaze after motorhome erupts in flames

B.C. Wildfire Service crews were on the scene to contain the blaze

Local firefighters made quick work of a motorhome on fire on Hicks Lake Road. The fire had the potential to create a much larger wildfire if not for the quick work of multiple firefighting agencies. (Photo/Jeremy Riersma)
Kent-Harrison Search and Rescue volunteers assess an ATV that crashed off of Harrison East Forest Service Road. Two people were rescued during the Thursday night crash with KHSAR assisting multiple local agencies involved. (Contributed Photo/KHSAR)

Local Search and Rescue volunteers assist ATV crash victims

2 people transported from single-vehicle crash outside Harrison

Kent-Harrison Search and Rescue volunteers assess an ATV that crashed off of Harrison East Forest Service Road. Two people were rescued during the Thursday night crash with KHSAR assisting multiple local agencies involved. (Contributed Photo/KHSAR)
Canada Day visitors enjoy a pancake breakfast at the Harrison Hot Springs fire hall early in the morning. Proceeds from the event went to Lytton Fire and Rescue, and the fire department raised more than $3,000. (Contributed Photo/Harrison Hot Springs Fire Department)

Harrison firefighter breakfast raises $3,000 for Lytton

Proceeds from Canada Day pancake breakfast went to Lytton Fire and Rescue

Canada Day visitors enjoy a pancake breakfast at the Harrison Hot Springs fire hall early in the morning. Proceeds from the event went to Lytton Fire and Rescue, and the fire department raised more than $3,000. (Contributed Photo/Harrison Hot Springs Fire Department)
(Jasmine Chantal)

Community Camera: July 1, 2022

Lightning strikes near Harrison Lake during one of the first thunderstorms of…

(Jasmine Chantal)
COVID-19 virus (file photo).
COVID-19 virus (file photo).
Rockwell Drive north of Lillooet Avenue may be subject to full closure if Harrison Lake’s water levels continue to rise. (Screenshot/Google Earth)
Rockwell Drive north of Lillooet Avenue may be subject to full closure if Harrison Lake’s water levels continue to rise. (Screenshot/Google Earth)
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Inmate assaulted at Kent Institution

Inmate was hospitalized and has returned to the institution

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Lightning arcs through the clouds during some recent severe weather in the Chilliwack area. (Contributed Photo/Johan Kerkoff)

Lightning sparks 2 ‘spot fires’ in Fraser Valley

Tuesday’s storm sparked eight wildfires across province

Lightning arcs through the clouds during some recent severe weather in the Chilliwack area. (Contributed Photo/Johan Kerkoff)
An air ambulance lands in Harrison Hot Springs on Sunday afternoon following a motorcycle crash. The driver sustained non-life threatening injuries. (Contributed Photo/Caprice Schweda)

One hospitalized after Sunday motorcycle crash near Harrison Lake

Driver sustained non-life threatening injuries on Rockwell Drive

An air ambulance lands in Harrison Hot Springs on Sunday afternoon following a motorcycle crash. The driver sustained non-life threatening injuries. (Contributed Photo/Caprice Schweda)
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SD78 welcomes Inclusive Education vice principal

Donna Barner is retiring after 30 years, Fraser-Cascade officials say

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Most farming operations in the local census area included cattle. (File Photo)

Recent Census of Agriculture release peeks into local ag scene

2021 census groups Rosedale-Popkum with Agassiz-Harrison

Most farming operations in the local census area included cattle. (File Photo)
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