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MP Mark Strahl Honoring World War II Veterans Friday

Chilliwack BC – Mark Strahl, Member of Parliament for Chilliwack—Fraser Canyon will present a number of local World War II Veterans with a limited edition commemorative pin and certificate to mark the 75 anniversary of Canada’s engagement in World War…



LNG In BC Is A Go – A Few More Hurdles Are Left

Vancouver/Victoria (Globe and Mail)  – Let the job promotion begin. Provincial politicians will now be pushing the notion that mass job creation in the North, from LNG, is a reality. You may have noticed former Global TV News Reporter Jas…


Deadly Fentanyl-Laced Heroin Sold On Abbotsford Streets

Abbotsford, BC -IV drug users in Abbotsford have been issued a health warning. Abbotsford Police Department Bike Squad members recently submitted a sample of heroin for lab analysis after some seasoned intravenous drug users advised them of a potentially fatal…



Economist says NEB/Kinder Morgan Hearings ‘Rigged’

Burnaby/Chilliwack/Abbotsford/Hope – (24 Hours) – The former president and CEO of ICBC has withdrawn from the National Energy Board’s Trans Mountain Expansion Project hearings as an expert intervenor because “the game is rigged.” Following a year of providing evidence, B.C….



Five BC Cyclists Injured Every Day During The Summer

Victoria/Chilliwack/Abbotsford – As we near Bike to Work Week (May 25 to 31), ICBC is urging drivers to watch out for cyclists as crashes involving cyclists’ peak in summer when ridership increases. In B.C., 670 cyclists are injured and six…


Abbotsford PD Looking Into 17 Street Robberies

Abbotsford, BC – In the period from January 1 to May 15, 2015, there have been seventeen street robberies where victims were confronted in public places and cell phones, cash and jewelry were taken. Over 1/3 of these robberies have…


Chilliwack Chamber – Busy Week

Chilliwack, BC – The Chilliwack Chamber of Commerce may have a short week from the holiday, but it will be a busy week. Tuesday (May 19) at 5PM its the monthly networking event, Chamber Connections. This month it’s at the…