Fraser Valley

South Coast/Lower Fraser Drought Level Increased

Victoria/Fraser Valley – Responding to dry conditions, the Government of B.C. has announced a Level 4 drought rating for the South Coast and Lower Fraser areas due to ongoing low stream flows. At Level 4, conditions are extremely dry. Further…


Fraser Valley Earthquake – Did You Feel It?

Abbotsford/Chilliwack – The Fraser Valley was rattled by a minor earthquake early Sunday morning. It measured 2.9 on the Richter scale and was centred just north of the U.S. border in the Lindell Beach area. (49.02 N ; 122.17 W)…



On Line Harassment – Fraser Valley Not Immune

Abbotsford/Chilliwack (Star FM) – Not all police forces these days are well trained when it comes to finding and dealing with online threats or harassment, especially threats on social media. Abbotsford Police Cst. Ian Macdonald says while that may be…



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…



Fraser Valley Is Free Of Avian Flu

Abbotsford/Chilliwack (with files from Star FM) It’s the all clear the poultry farmers wanted to hear. Poultry farms in the Fraser Valley have been declared free of avian flu. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says they haven’t seen any sign…


Water Restrictions Kick In June 1

Chilliwack/Abbotsford/Vancouver – June 1 means water restrictions kick in for the Fraser Valley as well as Metro Vancouver and the Lower Mainland. Those rules have already been in place for Abbotsford. Check with your local government website for further information….


Fraser Valley Classic Car Show Returns July 19

Chilliwack BC – Attracting up to 150 beautifully maintained rare vehicles from across B.C., this year’s Fraser Valley Classic Car Show is once again free to enter, and free to attend. Sponsored by Great Canadian Oil Change, the 2015 FVCCS…