August 2017

2017 Has Been An Up And Down Year For Chilliwack Airport

Chilliwack – For the most part, 2017 has not been a kind year for the Chilliwack Airport (YCW). The controversy surrounding the Chilliwack restaurant Coffee Shop, the infamous pie, the “patio that needed improvements” and subsequent termination of the Restaurant…




New Vedder Bridge Opening Delayed To Friday September 1

Chilliwack/Cultus Lake/Columbia Valley – AUGUST 30 UPDATE –   Existing asphalt on Vedder Mountain Road was found to be 16 inches thick and therefore took significantly longer to remove than anticipated. As such, the roadworks schedule has been adjusted. The…


Mission Fire Sending Hazmat Team To Ruskin Dam

Mission – The Mission Fire Rescue Service hazmat team has been called to BC Hydro’s Ruskin Dam and Powerhouse on Wilson Road. Crews received the call at around 2:15 Wednesday afternoon (August 30) about a suspected chemical spill at the…




APD/RCMP Back To School Reminder

Fraser Valley – With the beginning of the school year on September 5th the RCMP and Abbotsford Police (APD) remind drivers to be careful and watch for children on the roads as they head back to class.  The start of…



B.C. Granted Intervener Status On Kinder Morgan Pipeline

Victoria/Fraser Valley – To no one’s surprise, the B.C. government has been granted intervener status by the Federal Court of Appeal, with regard to the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project. This will ensure that B.C.’s interests will be presented to…