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Equipment Failure Put Downtown Chilliwack In The Dark

Chilliwack, BC – BC Hydro has the juice flowing for nearly 4,000 customers in Downtown Chilliwack. The outage was reportedly due to an equipment failure, and lasted almost 90 minutes. Considering that power usage from things like air conditioners and…



The Lost Art Of Parallel Parking

Toronto (Globe and Mail) – That Formula One title is still eluding me, and I haven’t done 500 km/h at Bonneville yet. But that’s okay – a few days ago, I parallel parked our old family car between two SUVs…


Experience The Fraser Trail System Receives Provincial Money

Chilliwack – The Experience the Fraser trail system will continue to be expanded, thanks to five people gaining work experience in trail building and construction and more than $320,000 in provincial funding. During the six-month project, the workers will clear…


Fraser Valley Earthquake – Did You Feel It?

Abbotsford/Chilliwack – The Fraser Valley was rattled by a minor earthquake early Sunday morning. It measured 2.9 on the Richter scale and was centred just north of the U.S. border in the Lindell Beach area. (49.02 N ; 122.17 W)…


Macken Avenue Arson

Chilliwack, BC – At 11:00pm on July 3rd 2015, firefighters from Chilliwack fire halls 1 and 4 responded to a structure fire in the 46000 block of Macken Avenue. When firefighters arrived they found a vacant, single storey residential duplex…



Chilliwack June Home Sales Sizzle

Chilliwack, BC – The buyers are out there, but where are the listings? June was a banner month for home sales in Chilliwack and area, but the lack of listings are nudging prices up. Last month, a whopping 360 homes…