Articles by Don Lehn


Additional Trade Seats For UFV

Abbotsford/Chilliwack – An additional 32 seats are being added to the electrical program at the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) as part of the provincial strategy to align training with in-demand occupations that support the provincial economy. “We are…



Restorative Justice Bike Auction May 14

Chilliwack – Chilliwack Restorative Justice & Youth Advocacy Association will be hosting their Spring Bike Auction at Bernard Elementary School on Saturday May 14, 2016. Up to 100 recovered bikes have been donated to the organization by the City of…



Arrest Made In Abby Robbery Of 89 Year Old Woman

Abbotsford – The Abbotsford Police Department received numerous tips concerning the identity of the suspect involved in the robbery. Just after 9:00 pm last night, APD Patrol Division officers located and arrested a 25-year-old man, after a brief foot pursuit,…


Valley Huskers/Seahawks Tackling Clinic

Chilliwack/Seattle – Because of the outpouring of requests to attend the Seattle Seahawks “Hawk Tackling Clinic” on May 14th at 6:30pm to 8:30pm, the location has had to be changed to accommodate everyone. Since of the number of requests from…


BC Rail Safety Week April 25 – May 1

NEW WESTMINSTER, BC –(Marketwired) – BC Safety Authority (BCSA) joins the BC Provincial Committee on Rail Safety Public Outreach to promote Railway Safety Week from April 25 to May 1, 2016. “Safety is our top priority in the operation of British…


Cascades Sign Former Canada West All-Rookie

Abbotaford/Nanaimo – The University of the Fraser Valley women’s basketball program rounded out its 2016 recruiting class by signing Sara Simovic, a highly talented veteran guard from Nanaimo, B.C. Simovic will be entering her fourth year of eligibility when she…


Driving A Stolen Vehicle Through An RCMP Drug Stake Out

Chilliwack:  A Chilliwack man faces criminal charges after allegedly driving a stolen vehicle through a RCMP drug investigation stake out. At approximately noon on April 11, 2016, Chilliwack RCMP Crime Reduction (CRU) officers were conducting covert surveillance in the 46000…