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Provincial Grant For Abby Christian School

Abbotsford –  Students at Abbotsford Christian School will now have more opportunity to take skills, technical and trade training, thanks to a $2,000 Skills Training Access Grant. The program is expanding this year to include the Information and Communications Technologies…


ICBC Driving Records Now Available On Line

Vancouver – As part of a focus on improving digital services, ICBC has launched a new online tool which allows customers to now request their driving records online and immediately receive them by email. In 2015, ICBC customers requested more…


Fraser Health Allows Mountainview Residential Home To Stay Open

Abbotsford/Chilliwack/Yarrow(Global) – In September, Global News shone the spotlight on the state of the province’s mental health system after a decision was made to pull the funding from the much-needed and well-liked Mountain View residence in Abbotsford. It was a…


Governor General’s Award To Be Presented To Chilliwack Man

Ottawa/Chilliwack — On Friday, March 4, 2016 His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will present honours to more than 150 remarkable Canadians including one from Chilliwack during two ceremonies at 9:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. (PST) at…



BC Supreme Court On When You Can Leave Kids Home Alone

Vancouver – (Huffington Post) – If you think it’s okay to leave your children unsupervised, think again. A B.C. Supreme Court has ruled that children under the age of 10 should not be left home alone, no matter how mature…


Company Discriminated Against TWU University Graduate

Vancouver/Langley (CP) – The British Columbia Human Rights Tribunal has awarded $8,500 to a graduate of a Christian university after finding a Norwegian company refused to hire her in part because of her religion. Bethany Paquette applied in 2014 for…


Abby Police Upset With Drunk Driving In School Zones

Abbotsford (News1130/CP) – When you think of drunk driving, you think of it as predominantly happening at night, but over the last month, Abbotsford Police found that’s not exactly the case. Constable Ian MacDonald says in the first two months of…