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Public Input On BC Climate Action Plan

Victoria – British Columbians are invited to review and comment on a newly released discussion paper that considers the ideas, values and priorities they want to see in a new climate action plan. British Columbia is in the process of…


First Nations Dietary Aides Receive Provincial Training

Kamloops, BC  – Up to 24 people will be trained as dietary aides and help ensure people in long-term care facilities receive the nutrition they need to stay healthy, thanks to $132,000 in government funding for the Aboriginal Agricultural Education…


MP Strahl On Universal Child Care Benefit

Chilliwack, BC – On Monday July 20 lump sum Universal Child Care Benefit payments will land in almost 4 million mailboxes or bank accounts across the country helping families and boosting local economies. “We are committed to helping make life…



Chilliwack’s Party In The Park Returns Friday July 17

Chilliwack, BC – Here is the OFFICIAL Downtown Chilliwack Party in the Park schedule of entertainers for the Chances Chilliwack Community Stage, Triple Play Pub extended patio and the Fortins Arts stage outside the Royal Hotel. It’s going to be…


Chilliwack – Yale Road Garage Fire

Chilliwack, BC –  Early Thursday morning (July 16, 2015 at approximately 1209am) the Chilliwack Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire located in the 48000 block of Yale Road. On arrival fire crews saw smoke showing from a…



Mission Firefighters Robbed While On Call

Mission BC (Global) – A heartless crime has victimized people who risk their own lives and safety to help others. The members of the Mission volunteer fire department were on an emergency call Monday morning, responding to MVI involving a motorcycle, when…


Hope Fire Need Info On June Arson

Hope, BC – On June 19, 2015 (at 8:53 pm) Hope Fire Department had contacted Hope RCMP to report a dumpster fire at the local Rec Centre Skate Park. Police had attended and spoke with the Fire Chief who stated…


City Of Chilliwack Must Stop Using Flaggers At Vedder Bridge

Chilliwack/Cultus Lake –  Ironically, just days after the announcement of the new Vedder Bridge and the rejoicing of easing traffic congestion, the City of Chilliwack were blindsided by WorkSafe BC and WCB Workers Compensation Board. The flaggers who control summer…