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Mission Town Hall Meeting May 20

Mission, BC – On Wednesday May 20th, The District of Mission and the Mission Chamber of Commerce will host a community forum at Mission Town Hall including: MP Randy Kamp MLA Marc Dalton MLA Simon Gibson Mayor Randy Hawes Connect…



Chilliwack RCMP Looking For Restaurant Robbery Suspect

Chilliwack BC –  Chilliwack RCMP is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in the robbery of a local restaurant. Tuesday afternoon, May 12, 2015 ( 5:42 p.m.) a man with his face covered entered a restaurant (Chili’s) in…



Convicted Murder Escapee – Found

Mission/Surrey (From Vancouver Sun)  – A convicted murderer who escaped from a minimum-security jail in Mission on March 31 and is wanted for Surrey robberies committed in April has been captured by police. The Canadian Bankers Association offered a $10,000…


New Chair Appointed To Agricultural Land Commission

Victoria (With files from CBC) – Richard Bullock, the Chair of the Agricultural Land Commision (ALC) has been fired by the provincial government. Former Saanich Mayor Frank Leonard takes over. Here is the official media release from the Province: The…


Abbotsford – 37 Stolen Vehicles In 12 Days

Abbotsford, BC – In the period from May 1 to May 12, 2015, thirty-seven vehicles were stolen in Abbotsford. The vast majority of those vehicles was over ten years old and did not have an immobilizer or anti-theft device. Many…


Yes, Super Dave Has Been Cleared To Fly/Practice

Chilliwack, BC – If you were wondering if, since Wednesday, that Super Dave was flying and practicing above the Wack, YES, he has received a permit. The rules for a temporary fly permit can be found here. Posted on the…


Evans Elementary Playground Is Unveiled Thursday

Chilliwack, BC – In 2013, a number of parents were concerned about the condition of the playground at Evans Elementary school in Chilliwack. It was literally falling apart and did not meet the needs for any student who had mobility…


New Pension Standards Legislation

Victoria – The Province’s new Pension Benefits Standards Act (PBSA), which accommodates alternative pension plan designs and improves plan governance, comes into force on Sept. 30, 2015, Finance Minister Michael de Jong has announced. The new legislation modernizes the existing…