Business

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…





Home Sales Double In Chilliwack – No Surprise

Chilliwack – The headlines from Vancouver media make the big proclamation. More people are giving up, trying to fins an affordable home in Metro and heading out to the Fraser Valley. Locals in the Fraser Valley Real Estate industry have…


Abbotsford’s Tax Decision

Abbotsford – The City of Abbotsford has to make, politically, one of the most unpopular decisions any politician has to make. Sometimes these decisions can come back to haunt them at the polls come election time. Abby City Council is…