Business

Faster WiFi Surfing For Chilliwack Via Telus

Chilliwack – TELUS is investing $55 million to connect more than 90 per cent of homes and businesses in Chilliwack directly to its fibre optic network. Planning is currently underway, and construction work will begin in the coming weeks. TELUS…




UFV To Appoint Interim President

Abbotsford – The University of the Fraser Valley Board of Governors will appoint an interim president when Dr. Mark Evered – the university’s current president – retires at the end of June. The Board launched the search for UFV’s next…


2016 Census Numbers – Where The Valley Stands

Fraser Valley – Wednesday’s release of the first batch of 2016 census shows what the rest of BC already knows. We are growing, on average, some 5% since the 2011 numbers. Many of those people headed to Vancouver and Kelowna…


CADREB – HOME PRICES STABILIZE AT HIGHER VALUATION

Spring may not yet be right around the corner, but the housing sales frenzy seen last spring will not likely materialize again.  What has remained is a stabilized market, with the new reality that Chilliwack and area home prices have…




Pacific Agriculture Show At Tradex (In Pictures)

Abbotsford – While a few exhibitors mentioned to FVN that the crowds were not as big as last year, the turnout was enthusiastic. One display that caught the eye of FVN was Kinder Morgan. Their reps seemed lonely and out…