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Coquihalla Turns 30

Coquihalla – Look who turned 30! It was the most ambitious highway project in the province’s history. It’s the most heavily travelled route in all of British Columbia. From top to bottom, motorists can experience every single type of weather…



Old Chilliwack Safeway Has New Owner

Chilliwack – That didn’t take long! Mere months after the go-ahead from City Council to raise the old Main Street Safeway and prime it for re-zoning, comes the possible good cowboy riding his trusty steed. (The demolition started in November…



Census Of Agriculture

Victoria/Fraser Valley – British Columbia agriculture operators are being encouraged to fill out and send in their Census of Agriculture questionnaire. It is an opportunity to provide the only definitive statistical information of the province’s farm sector to industry organizations…



Is Biosolid Plant Leaving Merritt For Hope?

Merritt/Hope (With Files From Merritt Herald) – Biosolid controversy. The president of Emergent Waste Solutions wants to open and operate a state-of-the-art biosolid processing plant in Merritt that would break down biosolids into eco-friendly  byproducts is  thinking about closing down negotiations…