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Valley Reaction To Burrard Bridge Yoga Controversy

Abbotsford/Chilliwack (With Files From CBC) – By now you have heard about a celebration of yoga on Vancouver’s Burrard Street Bridge. This is part of a tribute and tip of the hat to the Indo-Canadian community and to India as…


Canada Post Wins Legal Battle Over Community Mailboxes

Toronto/Hamilton – Canada Post has emerged victorious from a legal battle which saw it lock horns with the city of Hamilton over the placement of new community mailboxes. The dispute was one which was closely watched by municipalities across the…


Chilliwack RCMP Looking For Vision Quest Walk Away

Chilliwack BC –  RCMP is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 33 year old Christopher Craig Chubb who has been missing from Vision Quest Recovery Society located on Chilliwack Lake Road since Tuesday June 9, 2015. Chubb was last seen…


Monday June 15th World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Chilliwack, BC –  “What can we do to stop elder abuse?” is a question often asked of Darlene Wahlstrom, coordinator of Chilliwack Victim Services and Michelle Wulff from Chilliwack Crime Prevention Services. Their answer is prevention through education. Monday June…



New Phone Line For Doctor Search : Chilliwack, Hope

Chilliwack/Hope – If there is one repeated call for action posted on social media, it’s “Where can I find a Doctor that is taking new patients?” The Chilliwack Division of Family Practice has created a dedicated phone line for people…


Inmate Death At Pacific Institution

Abbotsford – On  Tuesday (June 9, 2015), Larry Early Fisher, an inmate at Pacific Institution died at the institutional hospital. (Pacific Institution was also known as Sumas/Matsqui Institution) At the time of his death, Mr. Fisher, 65 years old, had…


PGA Tour Winner Taylor Coming To UFV Cascades Pro-Am

Abbotsford/Chilliwack – Another day, another high-profile addition to the field for the UFV Cascades Pro-Am. Nick Taylor confirmed on Wednesday that he’d be attending the Vancouver Golf Tour event, which runs Monday, June 15 at Chilliwack Golf Club and doubles…


New Sto:lo Loan To Cheam Fishing Village

Chilliwack, BC – Stó:lō Community Futures (SCF) announced that it has approved a loan in the amount of $215,550 to Cheam Fishing Village, under its new Stó:lō Community Loan Fund a partnership with Vancity Credit Union (Vancity). This loan will…