April 2016

Agassiz Speedway Season Opener (Video)

Kent/Agassiz  – I love the smell of burning rubber and var-sol in the evening….. Agassiz Speedway revved up for the 2016 season. There are races every second Saturday. A family friendly event and yes, they do have seat cushions (…


May Is Invasive Species Action Month

Victoria – The B.C. government has proclaimed May 2016 as “Invasive Species Action Month” to help raise awareness of the environmental and economic damage that invasive plants and animals can cause if they become established in the province. As part…






Valley Huskers Need Volunteers For Upcoming Season

Chilliwack – Join in the excitement and be part of the rebuilding of the only Junior Football Club in the Upper Valley. The Valley Huskers are a non-profit organization that is built around a community and its volunteers. With all…


Abbotsford Advocate Receives Provincial Medal of Good Citizenship

Abbotsford/Victoria – Finance Minister Mike de Jong, on behalf of Premier Christy Clark, presented Dave Holmberg, a well-known Abbotsford citizen with the province’s newest honour, the Medal of Good Citizenship. Launched in July 2015 by Premier Christy Clark, the Medal…



Racing Season Is Roaring Back At Agassiz Speedway

Agassiz – Roaring back for 2016 – the 1/4 mile high bank oval is ready at Agassiz Speedway. Improvements have been made to the infield and family picnic seating. The Agassiz Speedway Website can be found here. A full slate…