August 2016

Chiefs With Old Captain – New Blood

Chilliwack – The Chiefs are pleased to announce that forward Jordan Kawaguchi will serve as the team’s Captain for the 2016-17 season. Kawaguchi is returning for his fourth season with the Chiefs and becomes just the second player in team…



International Overdose Awareness Day August 31

August 31st is International Overdose Awareness Day and each year millions of people around the world gather to memorialize loved ones who lost their battles with addiction. In honor of International Overdose Awareness Day, we’ve produced a short, powerful spoken…



Canada Post + CUPW HAVE A DEAL

Ottawa – TUESDAY AFTERNOON UPDATE – Canada Post and CUPW (Canadian Union of Postal Workers) have reached a two year tentative agreement, averting the prospect of a labour dispute that has loomed  for months. In her statement, Federal Labour Minister…


Abby Council Green Lights Sumas Mountain Develpoment

Abbotsford – The plan was first sprung on the residents of Abbotsford in 2013 and this week, City Council gave the green light  for one of the biggest developments that Abbotsford has experienced in a decade. The Vicarro Ranch project…


Darren Troy Sepass – Wanted By Chilliwack RCMP

Chilliwack –  A British Columbia wide warrant has been issued for Darren Troy Sepass, 31, of Chilliwack, for two counts of fail to comply with probation. RCMP caution the public if sighted, do not attempt to apprehend Sepass and immediately…


RCMP Looking For Owners Of War Medals

Agassiz –  The RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance to locate the custodian of military service medals found near the Agassiz-Rosedale Bridge. The medals were provided to police by a member of the public who found a small box containing…


Chilliwack Lake Road Resurfacing Starts

Columbia Valley/Chilliwack/Victoria – The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure is starting work soon on a $3-million resurfacing project for a 10-kilometre stretch of Chilliwack Lake Road. “As a part of B.C. on the Move, keeping our provincial highways and side…


UFV Soccer Season Preview

Women’s Soccer season preview: Lofty goals for accomplished group *             *             *             *             * 2015 Canada West season overview Regular season record: 8-4-2, 3rd West Division Post-season record: 0-1, lost in CW quarter-finals Offence: 32 goals, 2nd in CW Defence:…