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Federal Funds For Homelessness Initiative In Abbotsford

Abbotsford BC (Abbotsford News) – Abbotsford will receive federal funds to support a new co-ordinated intake and referral system for those who are homeless. The city will receive $400,989 in funding over three years from the Homelessness Partnering Strategy (HPS),…


Still No Lotto Max Jackpot Winner!

Toronto – Another Friday draw has come and gone and there’s still no winning ticket for the $50-million Lotto Max jackpot. Fifty MaxMillions prizes of $1-million each were available in last night’s draw, and winning tickets were sold for 21…


Allan Schoenborn Granted Escorted Passes From Prison

Coquitlam BC (Tri Cities Now) –  The BC Review Board has granted child killer Allan Schoenborn escorted leave into the community from the Forensic Psychiatric Hospital in Coquitlam. According to the board’s decision, Schoenborn may have escorted access to the…


Ann Davis Grand Re-Opening Of Chilliwack Thrift Shop

Chilliwack, BC – The Chilliwack Ann Davis Transition Society has extended the public invitation to the re-birth of their thrift store. 11AM Friday morning (May 29th, 46230 Yale Road) will be the kick off the Grand Opening of Ann’s Treasure’s…


Chilliwack Restorative Justice Bike Sale Saturday May 30

Chilliwack, BC – Buy a bike and support a great cause at the same time. Saturday, May 30th, 2015 will be the day Chilliwack Restorative Justice and Youth Advocacy Association will be hosting their annual “Used Bike Sale” at Bernard…


Federal Justice Minister Peter MacKay Leaves Politics

OTTAWA (Canadian Press) – The question is now, who else will leave the Conservatives before this fall’s Federal Election. You will have noticced by now that the TV attack ads have already started.. and it’s only May ! Federal Justice…


Chilliwack Woman In Au Pair Scam

Chilliwack/Vancouver (Jennifer Saltman – Vancouver Province)  – Prosecutors are seeking two years in jail for a Chilliwack woman who counselled more than 100 foreign au pairs to lie to border guards about their reason for coming to Canada. “This was…



Mountain Institution Lockdown

Agassiz, BC – Correctional Service Canada has locked down Mountain Institution, which sits next to Kent Maximum Security Institution. On Wednesday Afternoon  (May 27, 2015) a lockdown was put in place at Mountain Institution, a medium security federal institution, to…


Deleted Highway Of Tears Emails And the FOI

VANCOUVER (NEWS1130) – A former executive assistant to BC’s minister of transportation says he was ordered to delete more than a dozen emails requested under the Freedom of Information Act. He claims the November, 2014 FOI request was in relation…