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Chilliwack Salvation Army Opens New Modular Shelter For Homeless

Chilliwack – With little fanfare, although it was discussed in Council, the Chilliwack Salvation Army’s new Modular Shelter opened for business. Although final finishing touches are still on-going, the Salvation Army opened the doors of it’s brand new Modular Shelter…


Chilliwack RCMP Searching For Downtown B&E Suspect

Chilliwack – Chilliwack RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a suspect captured by a downtown business security camera.   The photograph shows the suspect in a break and enter to a business in the 46000-block of Yale Road,…


Recent Matsqui Lockdown – Lifted

Abbotsford – The lockdown put in place at Matsqui Institution on April 4 has ended and an exceptional search has been completed. The institution has resumed its normal operations. A number of unauthorized items were found during the exceptional search….




Province To Improve Trauma Care For First Responders

Victoria – First responders, sheriffs and correctional officers will have greater access to services and compensation for mental disorders, such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) that can arise from traumatic workplace incidents, as a result of legislative amendments announced by…


Surrey Mayor Linda Hepner Won’t Seek Re-Election

Surrey – On Tuesday evening, Surrey Mayor Linda Hepner surprised everyone by announcing that she will not run for re-election as Surrey Mayor and seems to have closed the door on her political career. At least for now. This was…


Emil Anderson Crews Working Mission Bridge This Week

Mission/Abbotsford – As if there wasn’t enough traffic on the approach to the Mission Bridge (Highway #11) , EAM Emil Anderson Maintenance crews will be working on the Mission Bridge this week between 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM  Wednesday and…


Chilliwack RCMP – Charges Laid In On-line Date Robbery

Chilliwack – Two people from Chilliwack are facing charges after being arrested by RCMP for an alleged on-line dating robbery.   The charges stem from a call received by the Chilliwack RCMP on Thursday April 5, 2018 (@4:30PM) to report…