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2019 Tax And Fee Hikes, Changes

Fraser Valley – Death and taxes. The old saying about the constant of life. For 2019, the part about the taxes is constant, you will pay more for items and services. In a nutshell, the New Year will include: British…


BCLC, Casinos, Updating Agreements To Curb Money Laundering

Victoria/Langley/Maple Ridge/Chilliwack – The Government of British Columbia is supporting a new operational service agreement between the British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) and its casino services providers. Casinos in the Valley include Chances in Chilliwack, Chances in Maple Ridge and…





Chilliwack RCMP Shut Down Yale Road Dial A Dope Ring

Chilliwack –  Following the execution of search warrants and five arrests RCMP have shut down an alleged dial a dope operation. In May of 2016 the Chilliwack RCMP Crime Reduction Unit (CRU) initiated an investigation after police received reports about…


Changes On Charges To Payday Loans

Victoria – New, lower charges for high-cost, short-term cash loans – payday loans – came into effect January 1, 2017. The maximum allowable charge – including all fees – for a payday loan in British Columbia is $17 for every…


Chilliwack School Trustees Vote For First Pay Raise In Seven Years

Chilliwack – The old criticism over politicians granting themselves pay hikes is always a controversial move….and sometime that backfires. School Board trustees are in a slightly different situation. They take a lot of crap from parents and politicians and sometimes,…