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The Chilliwack Progress
Chilliwack gymnastics landscape expands with Wayland SportsIf ever you stood in the waiting room at the Chilliwack Air Care centre, fuming
Chilliwack gymnastics landscape expands with Wayland Sports
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted an hour ago
If ever you stood in the waiting room at the Chilliwack Air Care centre, fuming while your car coughed and sputtered through government-mandated emissions testing, take heart. Not only is Air Care gonzo, but that building is being turned into... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Raising awareness one step at a timeanywhere from 20 to 30 people walking at any given time. Various groups will be
Raising awareness one step at a time
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted an hour ago
anywhere from 20 to 30 people walking at any given time. Various groups will be joining in for shorter distances, including Chilliwack and Abbotsford support groups, as well as other organizations from Agassiz, Seabird Island and Hope. This won’t... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Introducing Harrison 3.0has two kinds of visitors: we’ve got the day trippers and we’ve got the overnig
Introducing Harrison 3.0
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 2 hours ago
has two kinds of visitors: we’ve got the day trippers and we’ve got the overnighters,” he said. “We really want to hit Chilliwack, Abbotsford, Hope – that’s really where our day trip market comes from.” Harrison 3.0 will try to attract more... Read more
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BC Local News
Introducing Harrison 3.0has two kinds of visitors: we’ve got the day trippers and we’ve got the overnig
Introducing Harrison 3.0
BC Local News / Posted 2 hours ago
has two kinds of visitors: we’ve got the day trippers and we’ve got the overnighters,” he said. “We really want to hit Chilliwack, Abbotsford, Hope – that’s really where our day trip market comes from.” Harrison 3.0 will try to attract more... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Chilliwack Fire Department fired up for Canadian Tire Jumpstart DayChilliwack’s Canadian Tire hosts its annual Jumpstart Day Saturday. The annual
Chilliwack Fire Department fired up for Canadian Tire Jumpstart Day
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 5 hours ago
Chilliwack’s Canadian Tire hosts its annual Jumpstart Day Saturday. The annual event raises money to help economically disadvantaged children who otherwise wouldn’t be able to play organized sports. Chilliwack’s event runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.... Read more
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BC Local News
Priced out of Paradise: Red-hot real estate market leads to rental crisis in ChilliwackThe first in a two-part series on the rental crisis facing Chilliwack residents
Priced out of Paradise: Red-hot real estate market leads to rental crisis in Chilliwack
BC Local News / Posted 7 hours ago
The first in a two-part series on the rental crisis facing Chilliwack residents as a result of the Lower Mainland’s red-hot real estate market Rachel Plaza is a model, an actress, she can sing, she’s well-known in the Chilliwack theatre scene, she... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Fraser region native housing society sells properties, displacing tenantselsewhere).” Last month, the couple and their four children moved into a non-s
Fraser region native housing society sells properties, displacing tenants
Abbotsford News / Posted 8 hours ago
elsewhere).” Last month, the couple and their four children moved into a non-subsidized two-bedroom townhouse in Chilliwack that costs $650 a month. “It’s a run-down place but it’s what we can afford,” she said. The Turners aren’t the... Read more
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BC Local News
'Thug Native' Kenneth James Stewart wanted by Chilliwack RCMPBritish Columbia wide warrants have been issued for the arrest of Chilliwack na
'Thug Native' Kenneth James Stewart wanted by Chilliwack RCMP
BC Local News / Posted 8 hours ago
British Columbia wide warrants have been issued for the arrest of Chilliwack native Kenneth James Stewart, 31, for fail to comply with probation order. RCMP caution the public if sighted, do not attempt to apprehend Stewart and immediately call... Read more
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BC Local News
Fraser region native housing society sells properties, displacing tenantselsewhere).” Last month, the couple and their four children moved into a non-s
Fraser region native housing society sells properties, displacing tenants
BC Local News / Posted 8 hours ago
elsewhere).” Last month, the couple and their four children moved into a non-subsidized two-bedroom townhouse in Chilliwack that costs $650 a month. “It’s a run-down place but it’s what we can afford,” she said. The Turners aren’t the... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Arrest warrant issued for Chilliwack man— image credit: RCMP An arrest warrant has bee issued for 31-year-old Kenneth
Arrest warrant issued for Chilliwack man
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 9 hours ago
— image credit: RCMP An arrest warrant has bee issued for 31-year-old Kenneth James Stewart of Chilliwack for failing to comply with his probation order, police said Thursday. RCMP are cautioning the public not to attempt to apprehend Stewart, but... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Fraser region native housing society sells properties, displacing tenantselsewhere).” Last month, the couple and their four children moved into a non-s
Fraser region native housing society sells properties, displacing tenants
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 9 hours ago
elsewhere).” Last month, the couple and their four children moved into a non-subsidized two-bedroom townhouse in Chilliwack that costs $650 a month. “It’s a run-down place but it’s what we can afford,” she said. The Turners aren’t the... Read more
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Mission City Record
Fraser region native housing society sells properties, displacing tenantselsewhere).” Last month, the couple and their four children moved into a non-s
Fraser region native housing society sells properties, displacing tenants
Mission City Record / Posted 9 hours ago
elsewhere).” Last month, the couple and their four children moved into a non-subsidized two-bedroom townhouse in Chilliwack that costs $650 a month. “It’s a run-down place but it’s what we can afford,” she said. The Turners aren’t the... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
THURSDAY SPOTLIGHT: Parksville vaulters to represent Canada at world championshipsand leaving them with the minimum contingent of six for the world championships
THURSDAY SPOTLIGHT: Parksville vaulters to represent Canada at world championships
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 9 hours ago
and leaving them with the minimum contingent of six for the world championships. The vaulters will compete this weekend in Chilliwack with the goal of improving their marks, and will hold a wine and cheese fundraising demonstration at Arbutus... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Two men charged in Agassiz stabbingsuspects,” said Cpl. Mike Rail, Media Relations Officer for the Upper Fraser Va
Two men charged in Agassiz stabbing
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 9 hours ago
suspects,” said Cpl. Mike Rail, Media Relations Officer for the Upper Fraser Valley Regional Detachment. Members of the Chilliwack Serious Crime Section with support from the Agassiz General Investigation Section and the Lower Mainland... Read more
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BC Local News
Names of Chilliwack murder victims out there despite new RCMP policyfamily members have been notified, but names are made public anyway. None of t
Names of Chilliwack murder victims out there despite new RCMP policy
BC Local News / Posted 9 hours ago
family members have been notified, but names are made public anyway. None of the three men killed in the last month in Chilliwack has been identified by the RCMP’s Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT). And while that’s because of a new... Read more
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BC Local News
THURSDAY SPOTLIGHT: Parksville vaulters to represent Canada at world championshipsand leaving them with the minimum contingent of six for the world championships
THURSDAY SPOTLIGHT: Parksville vaulters to represent Canada at world championships
BC Local News / Posted 9 hours ago
and leaving them with the minimum contingent of six for the world championships. The vaulters will compete this weekend in Chilliwack with the goal of improving their marks, and will hold a wine and cheese fundraising demonstration at Arbutus... Read more
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BC Local News
Two men charged in Agassiz stabbingsuspects,” said Cpl. Mike Rail, Media Relations Officer for the Upper Fraser Va
Two men charged in Agassiz stabbing
BC Local News / Posted 9 hours ago
suspects,” said Cpl. Mike Rail, Media Relations Officer for the Upper Fraser Valley Regional Detachment. Members of the Chilliwack Serious Crime Section with support from the Agassiz General Investigation Section and the Lower Mainland... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Two men charged in Agassiz stabbingsuspects,” said Cpl. Mike Rail, Media Relations Officer for the Upper Fraser Va
Two men charged in Agassiz stabbing
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 10 hours ago
suspects,” said Cpl. Mike Rail, Media Relations Officer for the Upper Fraser Valley Regional Detachment. Members of the Chilliwack Serious Crime Section with support from the Agassiz General Investigation Section and the Lower Mainland... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Two men charged in connection with alleged stabbing in Agassizsuspects,” said Cpl. Mike Rail, Media Relations Officer for the Upper Fraser Va
Two men charged in connection with alleged stabbing in Agassiz
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted yesterday
suspects,” said Cpl. Mike Rail, Media Relations Officer for the Upper Fraser Valley Regional Detachment. Members of the Chilliwack Serious Crime Section with support from the Agassiz General Investigation Section and the Lower Mainland... Read more
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BC Local News
Report compares costs between Nanaimo and other school districtsIt compared Nanaimo with eight other school districts: Central Okanagan, Delta,
Report compares costs between Nanaimo and other school districts
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
It compared Nanaimo with eight other school districts: Central Okanagan, Delta, North Vancouver, Kamloops, Maple Ridge, Chilliwack, Prince George and Saanich. It provided a summary of a number of comparisons, including operating budgets and... Read more
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BC Local News
Two men charged in connection with alleged stabbing in Agassizsuspects,” said Cpl. Mike Rail, Media Relations Officer for the Upper Fraser Va
Two men charged in connection with alleged stabbing in Agassiz
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
suspects,” said Cpl. Mike Rail, Media Relations Officer for the Upper Fraser Valley Regional Detachment. Members of the Chilliwack Serious Crime Section with support from the Agassiz General Investigation Section and the Lower Mainland... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Report compares costs between Nanaimo and other school districtsIt compared Nanaimo with eight other school districts: Central Okanagan, Delta,
Report compares costs between Nanaimo and other school districts
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
It compared Nanaimo with eight other school districts: Central Okanagan, Delta, North Vancouver, Kamloops, Maple Ridge, Chilliwack, Prince George and Saanich. It provided a summary of a number of comparisons, including operating budgets and... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
National title for Yaremkoof the finals. In April, the Warriors captured the British Columbia Junior A H
National title for Yaremko
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted yesterday
of the finals. In April, the Warriors captured the British Columbia Junior A Hockey League title with a victory over the Chilliwack Chiefs, which qualified the team for the Western Canada Cup (WCC). At the WCC, the Warriors edged the AJHL's... Read more
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The Seattle Times
10 favorite things to do in the North Cascadesfrom the Mount Baker Highway, climbing Hannegan Pass and continuing north along
10 favorite things to do in the North Cascades
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
from the Mount Baker Highway, climbing Hannegan Pass and continuing north along Copper Ridge before descending to the Chilliwack River, climbing over Whatcom Pass and finally over Beaver Pass and down Big Beaver Valley to Ross Lake. A fire... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Are foot patrols the right step?The appearance of uniformed police officers walking the streets of Chilliwack d
Are foot patrols the right step?
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted yesterday
The appearance of uniformed police officers walking the streets of Chilliwack drew cheers last week. On Tuesday, RCMP superintendent Deanne Burleigh told city councillors the foot patrols were part of a fluid and aggressive campaign aimed at a... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
How tenants can pay your mortgageThis year, twentysomethings Sarah Aradi and her husband moved into a basement a
How tenants can pay your mortgage
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
This year, twentysomethings Sarah Aradi and her husband moved into a basement apartment in a house in Chilliwack, B.C., a booming city about an hour’s drive from Vancouver. Before rushing to take pity on the fate of poor, priced-out millennials... Read more
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BC Local News
One of Chilliwack's worst prolific offenders before the courts yet againOne of Chilliwack's worst prolific offenders is, yet again, back before the cou
One of Chilliwack's worst prolific offenders before the courts yet again
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
One of Chilliwack's worst prolific offenders is, yet again, back before the courts facing serious charges. Jason Arthur Combes, who once killed an innocent man while driving a stolen vehicle, now faces numerous charges for an incident on May 5,... Read more
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BC Local News
Truck thief arrested after speeding in Langley, yelling at pedestriansA 34-year-old Chilliwack man was arrested outside the Langley City 7-Eleven aft
Truck thief arrested after speeding in Langley, yelling at pedestrians
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
A 34-year-old Chilliwack man was arrested outside the Langley City 7-Eleven after speeding through Langley in a stolen pick up truck, yelling at pedestrians, before ramming a garbage bin on Tuesday. The angry truck thief was arrested in front of... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Truck thief arrested after speeding in Langley, yelling at pedestriansA 34-year-old Chilliwack man was arrested outside the Langley City 7-Eleven aft
Truck thief arrested after speeding in Langley, yelling at pedestrians
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted yesterday
A 34-year-old Chilliwack man was arrested outside the Langley City 7-Eleven after speeding through Langley in a stolen pick up truck, yelling at pedestrians, before ramming a garbage bin on Tuesday. The angry truck thief was arrested in front of... Read more
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Langley Times
Truck thief arrested after speeding in Langley, yelling at pedestriansA 34-year-old Chilliwack man was arrested outside the Langley City 7-Eleven aft
Truck thief arrested after speeding in Langley, yelling at pedestrians
Langley Times / Posted yesterday
A 34-year-old Chilliwack man was arrested outside the Langley City 7-Eleven after speeding through Langley in a stolen pick up truck, yelling at pedestrians, before ramming a garbage bin on Tuesday. The angry truck thief was arrested in front of... Read more
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BC Local News
FVX brings excellence in planning award to FVRDfor the planning profession.” The FVX is a collaboration between BC Transit, t
FVX brings excellence in planning award to FVRD
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
for the planning profession.” The FVX is a collaboration between BC Transit, the FVRD, the City of Abbotsford, the City of Chilliwack, UFV and the UFV Student Society. First Canada and TransLink also played important roles in implementing the... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
FVX brings excellence in planning award to FVRDfor the planning profession.” The FVX is a collaboration between BC Transit, t
FVX brings excellence in planning award to FVRD
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted yesterday
for the planning profession.” The FVX is a collaboration between BC Transit, the FVRD, the City of Abbotsford, the City of Chilliwack, UFV and the UFV Student Society. First Canada and TransLink also played important roles in implementing the... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Chilliwack Community Forest grand opening SaturdayNearly a year of trail building has led up to this moment. The Chilliwack Park
Chilliwack Community Forest grand opening Saturday
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted yesterday
Nearly a year of trail building has led up to this moment. The Chilliwack Park Society will celebrate the official opening of the Community Forest with a hike this Saturday. Since June of 2015, volunteers have – quite literally – been laying the... Read more
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BC Local News
Tom Cochrane & Red Rider to headline Surrey's Canada Day this yearits usual site: Bill Reid Millennium Amphitheatre. Cochrane last played Surrey
Tom Cochrane & Red Rider to headline Surrey's Canada Day this year
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
its usual site: Bill Reid Millennium Amphitheatre. Cochrane last played Surrey's Canada Day event in 2006, with the band Chilliwack as openers. (Scroll down to view fan-shot video of Cochrane's performance of "Life is a Highway" in 2006) Other... Read more
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Sicamous Eagle Valley News
Ladies fastball tournament this weekend in Finlayson ParkCanada battle it out for first-place prize money in Finlayson Park. Teams from
Ladies fastball tournament this weekend in Finlayson Park
Sicamous Eagle Valley News / Posted yesterday
Canada battle it out for first-place prize money in Finlayson Park. Teams from Edmonton, Calgary, Kelowna, Cawston, Chilliwack, Surrey and Vancouver start play at 9 a.m. on Saturday, and games are scheduled for every two hours after... Read more
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BC Local News
Facility upgrades at Chilliwack's provincial parksDay and overnight-use facilities at Chilliwack Lake Provincial Park and Cultus
Facility upgrades at Chilliwack's provincial parks
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
Day and overnight-use facilities at Chilliwack Lake Provincial Park and Cultus Lake Provincial Park will benefit from a total of $160,000 in improvement projects, Chilliwack-Hope MLA Laurie Throness announced today. The final six pit toilets were... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Facility upgrades at Chilliwack's provincial parksDay and overnight-use facilities at Chilliwack Lake Provincial Park and Cultus
Facility upgrades at Chilliwack's provincial parks
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 2 days ago
Day and overnight-use facilities at Chilliwack Lake Provincial Park and Cultus Lake Provincial Park will benefit from a total of $160,000 in improvement projects, Chilliwack-Hope MLA Laurie Throness announced today. The final six pit toilets were... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Kwerks bring unique blend to TractorgreaseLangley-based acoustic folk-pop band The Kwerks will be playing at Tractorgreas
Kwerks bring unique blend to Tractorgrease
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 2 days ago
Langley-based acoustic folk-pop band The Kwerks will be playing at Tractorgrease Cafe in Chilliwack this Saturday. Made up of married couple Laura and Ryan Koch, this band has gained significant attention over the past year through their video-based... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Star Calendar of Eventsat Casino Guest Services (604-530-2211) and www.ticketweb.ca. Also Monday, May
Star Calendar of Events
Aldergrove Star / Posted 2 days ago
at Casino Guest Services (604-530-2211) and www.ticketweb.ca. Also Monday, May 30 at the Hub International Theatre at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre. Tickets $32.50 (plus facility fee and service charges) available at Centre Box Office. Charge by... Read more
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BC Local News
Terrace Sally Ann mobile kitchen on its way to Fort McMurrayMacPherson from Vancouver, Maj. Martin Ketterinham from Salmon Arm, and Sally A
Terrace Sally Ann mobile kitchen on its way to Fort McMurray
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
MacPherson from Vancouver, Maj. Martin Ketterinham from Salmon Arm, and Sally Ann food bank coordinator Don Armstrong from Chilliwack will be joining their counterparts in Fort McMurray to operate the emergency disaster services truck as... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Terrace Sally Ann mobile kitchen on its way to Fort McMurrayMacPherson from Vancouver, Maj. Martin Ketterinham from Salmon Arm, and Sally A
Terrace Sally Ann mobile kitchen on its way to Fort McMurray
Terrace Standard / Posted 2 days ago
MacPherson from Vancouver, Maj. Martin Ketterinham from Salmon Arm, and Sally Ann food bank coordinator Don Armstrong from Chilliwack will be joining their counterparts in Fort McMurray to operate the emergency disaster services truck as... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Studio Theatre hosts zone festivalevening. The Prince George play will go on to compete at the Theatre BC Mainst
Studio Theatre hosts zone festival
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
evening. The Prince George play will go on to compete at the Theatre BC Mainstage provincial festival taking place in Chilliwack July 2-9. “I had a wonderful time,” Rodgers said. “I loved watching the shows. It’s been so much fun getting to... Read more
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BC Local News
DeHart: New salad greens introduced to Okanagangal around town, Susan Steen, executive director of the Central Okanagan Hospic
DeHart: New salad greens introduced to Okanagan
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
gal around town, Susan Steen, executive director of the Central Okanagan Hospice Association, is moving to Chilliwack. She has taken on a new job as executive director of the Chilliwack Hospice Society. Susan has left and returned... Read more
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BC Local News
Chilliwack provincial parks get cash for improvementsDay and overnight-use facilities at Chilliwack Lake Provincial Park and Cultus
Chilliwack provincial parks get cash for improvements
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
Day and overnight-use facilities at Chilliwack Lake Provincial Park and Cultus Lake Provincial Park will benefit from a total of $160,000 in improvement projects, Chilliwack-Hope MLA Laurie Throness announced Tuesday. The final six pit toilets were... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
DeHart: New salad greens introduced to Okanagangal around town, Susan Steen, executive director of the Central Okanagan Hospic
DeHart: New salad greens introduced to Okanagan
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 2 days ago
gal around town, Susan Steen, executive director of the Central Okanagan Hospice Association, is moving to Chilliwack. She has taken on a new job as executive director of the Chilliwack Hospice Society. Susan has left and returned... Read more
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BC Local News
Friends and family mourn two killed in Surrey crashvehicles before the crash to contact Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or to call Cri
Friends and family mourn two killed in Surrey crash
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
vehicles before the crash to contact Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. Police in Chilliwack are also investigating a fatal crash. At around 5:45 p.m. on Saturday, a car veered off the Trans-Canada Highway... Read more
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BC Local News
Three dead after weekend car crashes in Chilliwack, SurreySaturday evening and early Sunday morning. Around 5:45 p.m. on Saturday, a car
Three dead after weekend car crashes in Chilliwack, Surrey
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
Saturday evening and early Sunday morning. Around 5:45 p.m. on Saturday, a car veered off the Trans Canada Highway east of Chilliwack, killing one passenger, said Sgt. Mike Sargent of the Chilliwack RCMP. The victim was pronounced dead at the... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Prince George Pocket Theatre wins best production at zone festival in Williams Lakeproduction of the festival which will now go on to compete at the Theatre BC Ma
Prince George Pocket Theatre wins best production at zone festival in Williams Lake
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
production of the festival which will now go on to compete at the Theatre BC Mainstage provincial festival taking place in Chilliwack July 2-9. Rodgers is conducting an adjudication with the Prince George Pocket Theatre cast and crew this morning,... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Column: Golfing like an athlete means less thinkingthoughts at home, and use your instincts to respond to your target. Jennifer t
Column: Golfing like an athlete means less thinking
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 4 days ago
thoughts at home, and use your instincts to respond to your target. Jennifer teaches golf to adults and juniors at the Chilliwack Golf Academy. She played professionally on tour for over 10 years, including two years on the LPGA. She is the... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Column: Warming up to the new normalLast month went down in the record books as the hottest April in Chilliwack sin
Column: Warming up to the new normal
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 5 days ago
Last month went down in the record books as the hottest April in Chilliwack since records began. “Re-occurring upper level high pressure ridges, resembling a summer time weather pattern, produced a total of thirteen high temperature records,” said... Read more
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