Articles by Don Lehn

Matsqui Inmate Found Dead In Cell

Abbotsford, BC (Abby News) – A 60-year-old inmate died Friday at Matsqui Institution after being found unresponsive in his cell. Thomas Robert Elton was discovered to be unconscious at about 6:20 a.m., according to Gordon Tanner, an assistant warden. Prison…


ISIS Claims Paris Targeted For ‘Prostitution And Obscenity’

Paris (CBC/AP/CP/Reuters) – One of the bombers in the wave of deadly Paris attacks that killed 127 people Friday night was a young Frenchman flagged for links with Islamic extremism, police said. Officials said the man was involved in the rampage and hostage-taking during a…


The Paris Attacks And A Chilliwack Connection

Paris/Chilliwack (With files from Associated Press) – LOCAL UPDATE -Paula DeWit, the Music Director and Conductor of the CSO Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra took to Facebook to say her brother and sister in law are in Paris and are OK “Paris…


UFV Sports Friday

Abbotsford – Men’s Basketball: Morgan’s breakout performance powers Cascades to victory over MacEwan The University of the Fraser Valley men’s basketball team kept its perfect record intact, earning a 74-64 victory over the MacEwan Griffins at the Envision Athletic Centre…






Chilliwack Structure Fire On Crescent Drive

Chilliwack, BC- On Wednesday evening (9:00pm on November 11th 2015) firefighters from firehalls 1 and 4 responded to a structure fire in the 45000 block of Crescent Drive. Upon arrival, fire crews found a large column of smoke venting from…