Chilliwack/New Westminster – The YMCA of Greater Vancouver announced a new name for its centre of community in Chilliwack to honour Bob Chan-Kent, one of the YMCA’s longest-serving and most prominent local supporters. Effective immediately, the facility will be known as the Bob Chan-Kent Family YMCA, which will continue to deliver the crucial services, […]
Fraser Valley (Jordie Arthur) – UFV GOLF: Cascades golf teams finish third, fourth, in Canada West Golf Championships Eli Greene carded four birdies and three bogeys to score the UFV Cascades’ best round of the day, but it was not enough as UFV’s men’s golf team settled for a team score of +9 and a […]
Fraser Valley – FVN AM News Wednesday October 5, 2022. Advance Polls for Municipal Election.
Chilliwack – Around 6:30am, Tuesday morning 20 firefighters from firehalls 1 and 4 responded to a structure fire in the 9500 block of Robson Street. Upon arrival, fire crews found a detached garage fully involved with fire. Firefighters quickly established a water supply and knocked the fire down to protect the nearby houses and contain […]
Chilliwack – Just after 11:30 AM Sunday morning, social media lit up with reports of a barn fire on Jesperson Road. Chilliwack Scanner reports that at least two alarms have been sounded. From Chilliwack Fire: At approximately 11:45am on Sunday October 3, 2022 Chilliwack Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire located in […]
Combined Application Form Expected to Simplify Medical Coverage for Medical Services Plan (MSP), Fair PharmaCare and Supplementary Benefits
Victoria – A combined Application Form is expected to simplify medical coverage for Medical Services Plan (MSP), Fair PharmaCare and Supplementary Benefits. Enrolment in MSP is mandatory for all eligible residents of B.C. For income-based drug coverage, families must apply for Fair PharmaCare. Fair PharmaCare helps pay for some drugs and medical devices and supplies, […]
2022 Chilliwack Civic Townhall Debate on chillTV – From Backyard Chickens to Firefighter Costs – Candidates Covered Plenty of Topics (VIDEO)
UFV Chilliwack – Monday night, more than 80 people jammed the UFV Chilliwack Aboriginal Gathering Place to fire questions at the Chilliwack Mayoral and Council Candidates. The two hour live telecast on chillTV was moderated by Shirley Hardman: the UFV Senior Advisor, Indigenous Affairs and BC Metis Council Member Louis de Jaeger. The Mayoral candidates, […]
Fraser Valley – Chilliwack Civic Townhall Debate on chillTV – From Backyard Chickens to Firefighter Costs.
Mental Health and Substance Use Support Expanded for People Leaving BC Correctional Centres Including Ford Mountain (VIDEO)
Victoria/Ford Mountain – More people will get mental-health and substance-use support when leaving correctional centres as B.C. creates new and expanded services for those at risk. This includes Ford Mountain Correctional Centre on Chilliwack Lake Road. The Province is expanding Community Transition Teams to offer support services for people leaving all 10 provincial correctional centres. […]
Chilliwack – Huge congratulations to Chilliwack Spartans swimmer Lucas Van Herk who was awarded BC’s Top Male Para Swimmer over the weekend by Swim BC. Lucas is a Grade 9 student of Sardis Senior Secondary. It was awarded to him at the BC Swimming Congress over the weekend up in Whistler. The complete list of […]