Harrison Hot Springs

The Syéxw Chó:leqw Adventure Park in the Sq’ewá:lxw (Skawahlook) First Nation received $350,000 in provincial funding supporting the tourism industry. (Photo/Kelli Paddon)

Agassiz-Harrison organizations granted $1.5 million to support tourism industry

Area First Nations, Kilby among recipients of funding

The Syéxw Chó:leqw Adventure Park in the Sq’ewá:lxw (Skawahlook) First Nation received $350,000 in provincial funding supporting the tourism industry. (Photo/Kelli Paddon)
Dustin Williams of Chehalis is still missing following a boat capsize on the Fraser River nearly two weeks ago. (Contributed Photo)

Nearly two weeks on, search continues for missing Chehalis fisherman

Dustin Williams, 40, has been missing since Aug. 7

Dustin Williams of Chehalis is still missing following a boat capsize on the Fraser River nearly two weeks ago. (Contributed Photo)
These little yellow fish are being painted at storm drains throughout Harrison Hot Springs. The Miami River Streamkeepers Society hopes they serve as a reminder that storm drains go directly into the Miami River and to be aware of what is put through the drain. (Photo/Janne Perrin)

What are those little yellow fish? Miami River Streamkeepers can answer

The painted yellow fish will appear at every storm drain

These little yellow fish are being painted at storm drains throughout Harrison Hot Springs. The Miami River Streamkeepers Society hopes they serve as a reminder that storm drains go directly into the Miami River and to be aware of what is put through the drain. (Photo/Janne Perrin)
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End of an Era

The former Sasquatch Museum and Visitor Centre comes down on Wednesday morning.…

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Community Camera: August 12, 2022

A nest-bound American robin carries a more than a beak-full of worms…

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Harrison Hot Springs Village Hall. (File Photo)

Harrison Hot Springs Council: Additional notes from Aug. 8

The following are additional highlights from the Harrison Hot Springs Village Council…

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Harrison Hot Springs Village Council unanimously rejected a development proposal that would see 22 trees in Rendall Park cut down. (Adam Louis/Observer)

Tree preservation, accessibility a theme in development proposals rejected by Harrison council

Council would not budge on proposal that would destroy more than trees

Harrison Hot Springs Village Council unanimously rejected a development proposal that would see 22 trees in Rendall Park cut down. (Adam Louis/Observer)
There were three new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Agassiz-Harrison between July 31 and Aug. 6. (Graphics/Adam Louis)

3 new COVID-19 cases reported in Agassiz-Harrison: BCCDC

There have been more than 230 cases to-date in 2022

There were three new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Agassiz-Harrison between July 31 and Aug. 6. (Graphics/Adam Louis)
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

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)
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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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