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Complete Fire/Campfire Ban In Coastal/Fraser Valley Area

PARKSVILLE – Effective at noon on Thursday, July 2, 2015, the existing campfire ban in the Coastal Fire Centre will be expanded to include all areas within the fire centre’s jurisdiction, with the exception of Haida Gwaii and the area…



Campfire Ban UFN In Fraser Valley And Hope

Parksville, BC –  Effective at noon on Saturday, June 27, 2015 within the Coastal Fire Centre’s jurisdiction, campfires will only be allowed on northern Vancouver Island, the mid-coast portion of the mainland and on Haida Gwaii.   The Coastal Fire…




Here Comes The Heatwave!

Chilliwack/Abbotsford – Temperatures are on their way to the neighborhood of 35 degrees this weekend, and the UV index will be nearing an 8 or more. That’s a high risk for sunburn and sunstroke, so you’ll want to make sure…



Chilliwack Alano Club Thanks The Community June 27

Chilliwack, BC – The Chilliwack Alano Club has been a downtown fixture on Victoria Avenue (at Nowell) for over 30 years. Many people don’t know what is inside. It’s a safe haven drop in centre that provides an alcohol and…


Aviation Course For Abbotsford Grade 12 Students

Abbotsford BC – The sky’s the limit for grade 12 students starting next February, when Abbotsford School District launches its Aviation Ground School Course. Developed and administered through the district’s Career Programs department, the new course will be offered by…


Coroner ID’s Accident Victim At Johnson Slough

Agassiz/Hope/Quesnel/Fort St. John – The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a man who was found deceased in the Johnson Slough area of the Fraser River on June 22, 2015. He was Heath Onstine, aged 49, of Fort…