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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‚Äôs 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…




FVX#66 Express Bus – A Valley Success

Langley/Abbotsford/Chilliwack – It’s a hit with few glitches, now if only the Province of BC can keep the money rolling in. Every day since the launch of the FVX#66, some 200 people per day were hopping on board for the…



ICBC Long Weekend Warning To Drivers

Victoria/Abbotsford/Chilliwack– Failing to yield the right-of-way, speeding, unsafe lane changes, tailgating and ignoring traffic control devices. These are the high-risk driving behaviours police will be cracking down on this May long weekend on B.C. roads as part of a month-long…