Articles by Don Lehn

BCHL New Rules, Showcase Returns To Chilliwack

Vancouver/Chilliwack – Motions raised at the BCHL annual general meeting are now finalized and the league is unveiling some rules changes that will be in place for the 2018-19 season. There will be a new format for overtime in the…




UFV Cascades Wrestling Sign 10 B.C. Standouts

Abbotsford – Coming off the most successful season in program history, the University of the Fraser Valley wrestling teams have reloaded for the 2018-19 campaign. Cascades head coach Raj Virdi has signed 10 athletes – eight male, two female –…


Abbotsford Police Searching For Alexis Neill

Abbotsford – Abbotsford Police need your help in locating 25 year old Alexis Neill. She last last seen in the Seven Oaks Mall area on June 11. She has long black hair with blue tips and was wearing a black…


New Temporary Housing Along Surrey’s “Whalley Strip”

Surrey – The Province of British Columbia and the City of Surrey have partnered to respond to an urgent need for housing assistance in the community. As of June 19, approximately 160 individuals experiencing homelessness will be offered housing, as…


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…