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Mosquitoes Shouldn’t Be As Bad As In Past Years

Chilliwack/Abbotsford – (Jennifer Feinberg – Chilliwack Progress) – It’s freshet time in the Fraser Valley, which also means the start of mosquito season. But two months of extra dry weather in Chilliwack means less water seepage up into Fraser River…



3 Abbotsford Teens Arrested In Arsons

Abbotsford, BC – On June 1 and 2, 2015 a number of small fires were deliberately set in the area of Immel Street and Old Clayburn Road. Dumpsters, garbage cans and a wooden bench were the focal points of the…


Residential School ‘Day Scholars’ Can Sue The Feds

Vancouver/Abbotsford/Chilliwack (With Files From Canadian Press) – On the heels of the 94 recommendations from the  (TRC) Truth and Reconciliation Commission  (and how aboriginal students were treated, in the past at now closed residential schools) comes another blow to the…


Mission Institution May 18 Lockdown Lifted

Mission BC -After an extensive search through the facility, Mission Institution’s lockdown has been lifted and inmates may once again receive visitors. ORIGINAL STORY – May 18 – The warden at Mission Institution says the prison is locked down for…


Mission RCMP Looking For Bank Robber

Mission BC – (Star FM) Mission RCMP are investigating the robbery of a downtown bank. Tuesday afternoon a man went into the RBC, told the teller he had a gun, and took off with some cash. The suspect is a…


Local Reaction To TRC Report On Residential Schools

Chilliwack/Abbotsford – Cultural Genocide – that’s the description (By Committee Chair Murray Sinclair) of the end result of the report. The stern document was 94 recommendations that were made by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission(TRC) regarding treatment of First Nations…




Sunday Hope Fire Not Considered Arson

Hope BC –  (RCMP Release) Two businesses were destroyed and two other’s badly damaged by fire over the weekend. On Saturday May 30, 2015 at approximately 9:30 p.m., police and Hope Fire Department responded to a fire alarm in the…