August 2015

Soowahlie Chief Regrets Charging Toll During Windstorm

Cultus Lake, BC (Global) – The chief of a Fraser Valley First Nation says she regrets that a toll was charged to drivers trapped after a vicious windstorm toppled trees across the main route out of Cultus Lake on Saturday….


Abbotsford Sex Assault And Child Porn Charges

Abbotsford, BC – On Thursday August 27, 2015 the Abbotsford Police Department received a laptop that had been recently purchased via an on-line advertisement. The new owner found disturbing images on the computer and contacted police. APD Investigators examined the…


International Overdose Awareness Day

Victoria – BC Health Minister Terry Lake has released the following statement in recognition of International Overdose Awareness Day, Monday, Aug. 31, 2015. “As a parent, it’s incredibly saddening to hear about the recent tragedies in B.C. involving fentanyl-related deaths…


Fire At Abby’s Gladys Avenue Homeless Camp

Abbotsford, BC (Abby News) –  Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service was called to a fire in the homeless camp on Gladys Avenue just after 7:30 p.m. on Sunday.  The fire covered an area of about 10 feet by 10 feet. When…


Self-Help Pioneer Dr. Wayne Dyer Dies at 75

Maui, Hawaii (NBC) – Dr. Wayne Dyer, the self-help guru whose best-seller “Your Erroneous Zones” was adopted by millions as a guide to better living, has died at 75, his family and publisher said Sunday. Dyer died Saturday night in…


VIDEO – Storm Damage At Mission Raceway

Mission, BC – The Saturday wind and rain storm did its fair share of damage throughout Metro Vancouver  and the Fraser Valley. Agassiz Speedway shut down its Saturday schedule as did Mission Raceway Park. Robert Feyk posted this video of…



Mission Observatory Is Dead

Mission – There will not be an observatory in Fraser River Heritage Park. The project, which is already under construction, will be re-purposed according to a press release issued by the District of Mission. The release lists a variety of…


Chiefs Weekend Sweep Of The Eagles

Chilliwack, BC – The power was on as the wind and rain howled. The Chiefs started their 2015-16 Home exhibition season with a win. Kale Kane scored twice and added an assist as the Chiefs completed a weekend sweep of…


Huskers Raided On Vancouver Island 53-0

Nanaimo – The Vancouver Island Huskers are now 4-2 in the BCJFC season , after having their way with the Valley Huskers 53-0 at Caledonia Park in Nanaimo. The Huskers are 0-6 on the season and have finished their long…