October 2016


Agritech Innovation Challenge

Victoria/Fraser Valley/Kelowna – British Columbia innovators have a date booked with some of the province’s best tech-heads, food producers and venture capitalists in a challenge to develop new agri-technology and enhance the competitiveness and resiliency of B.C.’s agri-food sector. The…


November Is Movember

Fraser Valley – November is Movember – Prostate and other cancer awareness for men. Time to get a check up to be safe and not sorry. From the Movember website: Our fathers, partners, brothers and friends face a health crisis…


UFV Sports Sunday

Men’s Basketball: Dhillon, Cascades edge Laurier in final non-conference game Vijay Dhillon came up big in the late going for the University of the Fraser Valley men’s basketball team on Sunday afternoon, sparking the Cascades to a 74-71 exhibition victory…


UFV Sports Saturday

Women’s Basketball: Cascades fall to Dinos to wrap up preseason The University of the Fraser Valley women’s basketball team wrapped up its exhibition schedule with a 67-43 loss to the Calgary Dinos on Saturday afternoon at a preseason tournament hosted…




UFV Sports Friday

Women’s Basketball: Cougars pull away late to edge Cascades in preseason The University of the Fraser Valley women’s basketball team turned in a strong effort against one of the top teams in the nation, pushing the Regina Cougars to the…


New BCHL Playoff Structure

Chilliwack – The BCHL board of governors has approved a new postseason format for the 2017 BC Ford Dealers Road to the Fred Page Cup BCHL Playoffs. The BCHL’s need to carefully plan its playoff format is predicated on the…