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Chilliwack RCMP – Drugs, Weapons From July Raids

Chilliwack –  Drugs and firearms were seized after two RCMP investigations led to the execution of a search warrants in July.  On July 17, 2017 investigators from the Chilliwack Crime Reduction Unit (CRU) supported by the Chilliwack Prolific Offender Suppression…


Feds, Province Assessing Wildfire Impact On Agriculture

Victoria – The governments of Canada and British Columbia are working under the AgriRecovery disaster framework to determine the type of assistance that may be required by British Columbia’s agriculture sector to recover from the impact of wildfires. The announcement…



Two Surrey Men Arrested In Harrison Stabbing

Agassiz – Two men from Surrey have been arrested following a stabbing investigation in Harrison Hot Springs over the weekend.  The arrests stem from a call made to the Agassiz RCMP on August 12, 2017 that a man in the…


SurreyCares Granting Awards Ceremony September 14

Surrey – For the fourth consecutive year, FVN Fraser Valley News will be part of the SurreyCares Granting Awards ceremony. Once again the Surrey Arts Centre will hold the gala which is a free event , open to the public,…




The BC Grizzly Bear Trophy Hunt Ends

Victoria – Effective November 30, 2017, the British Columbia government will end grizzly bear trophy hunting throughout the province and stop all hunting of grizzlies in the Great Bear Rainforest. Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development Minister Doug…



Workers’ Exposure To Asbestos Must Stop – WorkSafeBC

Richmond — WorkSafeBC is ramping up its direction to asbestos-abatement, demolition and general contractors to stop exposing construction workers to asbestos and to meet their legal obligation to manage asbestos safely and responsibly. According to Al Johnson, Vice-President, Prevention Services,…