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Matsqui Inmate Found Dead In Cell

Abbotsford, BC (Abby News) – A 60-year-old inmate died Friday at Matsqui Institution after being found unresponsive in his cell. Thomas Robert Elton was discovered to be unconscious at about 6:20 a.m., according to Gordon Tanner, an assistant warden. Prison…


ISIS Claims Paris Targeted For ‘Prostitution And Obscenity’

Paris (CBC/AP/CP/Reuters) – One of the bombers in the wave of deadly Paris attacks that killed 127 people Friday night was a young Frenchman flagged for links with Islamic extremism, police said. Officials said the man was involved in the rampage and hostage-taking during a…


The Paris Attacks And A Chilliwack Connection

Paris/Chilliwack (With files from Associated Press) – LOCAL UPDATE -Paula DeWit, the Music Director and Conductor of the CSO Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra took to Facebook to say her brother and sister in law are in Paris and are OK “Paris…




Chilliwack Structure Fire On Crescent Drive

Chilliwack, BC- On Wednesday evening (9:00pm on November 11th 2015) firefighters from firehalls 1 and 4 responded to a structure fire in the 45000 block of Crescent Drive. Upon arrival, fire crews found a large column of smoke venting from…


Chilliwack Apartment Fire – Yale Road- Laundry on Stove

Chilliwack, BC – On Wednesday evening (November 11, 2015 at approximately 6:00pm) the Chilliwack Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire located in the 46000 block of Yale Road. Firefighters responded from Halls 1 and 4. On arrival…



As Legions Close, The Question Remains, Are They Relevant?

Fraser Valley (With files from News1130/Star FM) – “Right across the country we have branches that are sitting on prime pieces of property. In essence, we are asset-rich in a lot of centres and we are cash-flow poor, because we do have…


Remembrance Day Ceremonies

Fraser Valley – Where to honour soldiers this Remembrance Day. Remembrance Day ceremonies will be held in Chilliwack on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 (10 am) at the following cenotaphs: All Sappers Memorial Park (5571 Vedder Road) Veterans Memorial Park, Chilliwack…