Articles by Don Lehn


More Improvements Coming To The Coquihalla

Coquihalla – Travellers heading to and from the Lower Mainland on the Coquihalla Highway will experience smoother road conditions, thanks to an asphalt-resurfacing project that is scheduled to begin next month. “Back in May, we announced a major upgrade to…


Mounties Nab Alberta Stolen Car Suspect Near Island 22

Chilliwack –  An Alberta man faces criminal charges after allegedly driving a stolen car past a RCMP plain clothes officer near Island 22. The charges stem from a traffic stop made by a Chilliwack Crime Reduction Unit officer at approximately…


Valley Huskers Need Billets,Volunteers

Chilliwack – Join in the excitement and be part of the rebuilding of the only Junior Football Club in the Upper Valley. The Valley Huskers are a non-profit organization that is built around a community and its volunteers. With the…


Agassiz Robbery

Agassiz – An Agassiz man faces criminal charges in connection with the robbery of a convenience store in Popkum. Justin Leigh Pettis, 23, is charged with two counts of failing to comply with conditions undertaking or recognizance, two counts of…


Molson Coors Brewery Looking Hard At Chilliwack

Chilliwack/Vancouver – There may be truth to the business rumour that Molson Coors, once they shut down their Burrard operations in Vancouver, will set up a new brewery in Chilliwack. There are reports that Chilliwack is on a short list…


More Cops For Chilliwack

Chilliwack – Over the past six months, a number of crime reduction initiatives have taken place, especially in the Downtown core to combat crime. While the occasional street light has been added (notably Nowell and Victoria by the Chilliwack Alano…


NBA Inspired Abby Bar Brawl

Abbotsford – While the NBA Final was playing out and Cleveland came from a record 3-1 deficit to beat Golden State for the Championship– that didn’t go down well at an Abbotsford bar on Sunday night. APD Constable Ian MacDonald…


20th Anniversary Of National Aboriginal Day – June 21

Victoria/Ottawa/Fraser Valley – The B.C. government is encouraging all British Columbians to participate in their local National Aboriginal Day celebrations on June 21 as a means of fostering reconciliation through awareness of Aboriginal culture and achievements. On its 20th anniversary,…


Chilliwack Chiefs Retire #9 In Honor Of Mr. Hockey

Chilliwack – The Chilliwack Chiefs announced that they will retire number nine as a tribute to Gordie Howe who passed away last week at the age of 88. Howe, known to everyone as “Mr. Hockey” played 26 seasons in the…