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Chilliwack Justice Institute Helps Paramedic Students

Chilliwack – Paramedic students at the Chilliwack Campus of the Justice Institute of British Columbia (JIBC) will benefit from a generous $5,600 donation from the Chilliwack Foundation. The grant from the community foundation will be used to purchase new training…


Sparking Up A Campfire During Restrictions Will Cost You

Victoria (CP) — Sparking up a campfire in defiance of fire restrictions would burn a bigger hole in your wallet under proposed changes to British Columbia’s Wildfire Act. Amendments to the law would set a $1,150 fine for failing to…


Thursday Morning Fire On Promontory In Chilliwack

Chilliwack – Chilliwack Fire responded to an early morning fire on Promontory near Teskey. As of 8 AM crews had it under control. No one was hurt. Photos Courtesy Mike Hellinger. No cause has yet to be determined.




Chilliwack Bike Lanes Nail A Flat Tire

Chilliwack (With files from Black Press) – The City of Vancouver is not the only one grappling with the issue of bike lanes. A one size fits all approach to the needs in Chilliwack didn’t set well in recent talks…



Terry Fox’s Dad Passes Away

Chilliwack/Coquitlam (With files from Wikipedia) – Rollie Fox, Terry Fox’s Dad has passed away.  Rolland was a switchman for the Canadian National Railway. Terry had an elder brother, Fred, a younger brother, Darrell and a younger sister, Judith. The family…


Mission Porn Investigation

Mission (CP) – Mounties in Mission are searching for potential victims or witnesses who may have had contact with a man charged with child pornography. Investigators say the suspect had several online user names on Kik, including “ryeguy604,” “kermit1213,” “sean5654” and “kermit604,”…


Abbotsford Boat Theft

Abbotsford – On Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 6:00 am, suspects cut through a fence and gained access to Performance Watersports in the 31800 block of Mercantile Way, where a 2016 Malibu Wakesetter 23SLV boat and red Malibu boat trailer…