Articles by Don Lehn

Small Wildfire North Of Harrison, On Harrison Lake

Harrison – BC Wildfire Service has responding to a small (0.5 ha) but very prominent wildfire on the west side of Harrison Lake, about 8.5 km north of Harrison Hot Springs. The BC Wildfire Service posted this around 6:20PM Monday…



Province Opens The Door To Housing Investment On Reserves

Victoria – British Columbia will become the first province in Canada to invest provincial housing funds into on-reserve housing. Through the new Building BC: Indigenous Housing Fund, the British Columbia government will invest $550 million over the next 10 years…


FortisBC – No Rate Increase In July

Surrey – FortisBC has received approval from the British Columbia Utilities Commission (BCUC) to maintain the cost of gas for its natural gas customers. As of July 1, 2018, FortisBC customers will not see a change to the cost of…



Abby Police Searching For Nicole Wear

Abbotsford – Abbotsford Police are asking for your assistance in locating 26 year old Nicole Wear. She was last seen at 930PM on Sunday heading towards 5 Corners wearing a white hoodie, black leggings, black backpack and roller blades. If…


kartSTART Cross Canada Tour Starts June 30 In Chilliwack

Chilliwack  – Canadians are invited to join in on the fun at the race track this summer as kartSTART Presented by Toyota celebrates its eighth year providing hands on drivers’ safety education to kids across Canada. Led by retired professional…


No Surprise – Wildfire Danger Increasing

Fraser Valley – Although Summer doesn’t officially start until Thursday, the summer fire season is here. The extreme heat wave this week only makes the problem worse. The BC fire danger rating (i.e. the risk of a wildfire starting) for…