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Barry Penner Now On ICBC Board Of Directors

Chilliwack/Victoria (With Files from Wikipedia)  – Barry Penner, the former MLA for Chilliwack/Hope, pursued a legal career as well as a counselling career since he left politics. He has now accepted a Board position with ICBC. In August 2011, Barry…


Canada Post Community Mailboxes – Mission Security ?

Mission – This picture was sent to FVN and posted to Facebook. It shows the bolts of a community mailbox in Mission that is supposed to be “secure”. The caption reads “Another Canada Post fail. These new mail boxes are…


Abbotsford Refugee Response Team Ready For Syrian Refugees

Abbotsford  – DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society has been chosen to lead a Refugee Response Team in the Fraser Valley to help refugees settle and integrate into the community. “With a comprehensive team, representing Surrey, Delta, Langley, Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Mission, Maple…



Chilliwack Homeless Action Plan – Public Input March 29

Chilliwack (Media Release) – On Tuesday, March 1, 2016, Council received the draft Chilliwack Homelessness Action Plan Background Report, which was prepared under the guidance of a specially appointed task force, with input from numerous local service providers. Consultation has…



Chilliwack RCMP Distracted Driving Blitz By The Numbers

Chilliwack –  On March 17, 2016, Chilliwack RCMP, in conjunction with police agencies across BC, conducted a traffic enforcement blitz as part of the provincial March Distracted Driving campaign. On Thursday afternoon between 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. Chilliwack RCMP Traffic…




Four Youth Nabbed In Stolen Car Case

Abbotsford – Four youth have been taken into custody after a stolen auto investigation.  At approximately 6pm on March 16, 2016, the Abbotsford Police responded to a report of a vehicle hitting a parked car on Qualicum Street. APD Patrol…