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Evacuation Alert: Cougar Creek Wildfire – FVRD

Chilliwack, BC – Due to the threat of the Cougar Creek wildfire south of the Nahatlatch River, the Fraser Valley Regional District has issued an Evacuation Alert for the following area: all properties along the Nahatlatch Forest Service Road, from…



Abby Police Concerned About Lethal Drug OD

Abbotsford BC – An Abbotsford woman in her early 20′s was found dead in her home Tuesday June 30th, and it’s believed that she overdosed on methylfentanyl. Constable Ian MacDonald says police have issued several warnings about the dangers of…


MLA Throness – “No Changes In Water Rates”

Hope/Vancouver(News 1130) – The ongoing drought and strict watering restrictions in many communities are putting renewed focus on what companies are paying for BC water. But the MLA for Hope-Chilliwack, Laurie Throness says an increase in those fees is not…



Chilliwack Bait Car Bust

Chilliwack BC –  One man was arrested and charges are pending as police finish their investigation into the theft of property from a Bait car parked in the downtown core early Tuesday morning. On Tuesday afternoon July 7, 2015, General…


Cost Of Stamps On The Rise – Again

Ottawa (CP) – Canada Post is proposing to increase both domestic and international postage rates next year in a move it says is necessary to offset a continuing decline in mail volumes. The federal Crown corporation wants to raise the…


Dry Prairie Conditions = Higher Beef Prices

Calgary/Ottawa – Beef prices continue to climb to new highs as dry conditions persist in Canada’s cattle heartland. According to data released by Statistics Canada, the price of 100 pounds of Alberta beef at slaughter rose to $192.80 in May….


Cougar Sighting In Promontory

Chilliwack, BC  (with files from Star FM) WildsafeBC have been going door to door around Promontory  alerting people about a cougar sighting. This happened a couple days ago on Markel Drive. With the dry hot conditions, the bug cats are…


Province Says National Dairy Code Is A Good Deal

Surrey/Chilliwack/Abbotsford –  – The B.C. government is adopting the National Dairy Code of Practice (Dairy Code) to improve the welfare of dairy cows in this province. Animal welfare is a team effort and the announcement today at the BC SPCA…