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Monday Downtown Chilliwack Fire Considered Suspicous

Chilliwack BC– (NOTE : Of the 46 residents, 43 are now at the Comfort Inn and being helped by various services. Comfort Inn on Luckakuck are taking donations through SPARKS). RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance to identify witnesses after…


New Regulations Encourage Farming On ALR Land

Victoria/Abbotsford/Chilliwack  – New regulations under the Agricultural Land Commission Act will encourage farming and help B.C.’s agricultural community fill the growing demand for B.C. food, locally and around the world, Agriculture Minister Norm Letnick announced today. The regulations will help…



Chilliwack Council Preview – Transportation

Chilliwack, BC – Tuesday’s Chilliwack City Council meeting will hold a busy agenda as summer kicks in. One of the shiny topics for Council will be receiving minutes from the May Transportation Advisory Committee. The Chair is Councilor Chuck Stam…


Chilliwack Chamber Connections Tuesday Afternoon

Chilliwack, BC – The Chilliwack Chamber of Commerce is holding their monthly Chamber Connections Networking Event on Tuesday. For the June meeting, Valley Proactive Orthotics will host the event at the Society Gathering House on Nowell, north of Yale. This…


Downtown Chilliwack Apartment Fire

Chilliwack, BC – Early Monday morning (just after 4 AM) , Chilliwack Fire and Paramedics and Volunteers raced to the Mary Street Apartments off Kipp for a three story blaze that started in an apartment on the third floor. The…



UFV Convocation Proposal— She Said YES!

Abbotsford/Chilliwack (UFV/Global) – Graduation/Convovation is supposed to be a great time for joy. A Time to celebrate the hard years of study and what lies ahead. For this couple, its being Man and Wife! Watch the video courtesy of Global…


Crown Will Not Appeal Day Pass Decision For Schoenborn

Coquitlam (Files from CP/News1130)– There will not be an appeal to a decision granting escorted community outings to Allan Schoenborn. The province has decided against legally challenging a decision by the BC Review Board granting Schoenborn, who was found not…


CANCELLED – Burrard Bridge Yoga Controversy Scrapped

Vancouver (With Files from Globe and Mail) – Public pressure? Sponsors Cancelling? Poor PR? Optics. The bottom line is the political backlash has cancelled the International Day of Yoga on the Burrard Bridge In Vancouver. Premier Christy Clark’s controversial plan…