Alina Konevski

FVRD chair Sharon Gaetz

FVRD applies for NEB intervenor status

Fraser Valley Regional District seeks seat at table of Kinder Morgan pipeline hearing.

FVRD chair Sharon Gaetz
Bob Dornan inside the Valley Protein feed mill in Chilliwack.

Railway delays hobble feed mill industry

Serious delays by railway companies are putting Fraser Valley feed mills – and the livestock they are trying to feed – at risk.

Bob Dornan inside the Valley Protein feed mill in Chilliwack.
FVRD chair Sharon Gaetz (left) and vice-chair Patricia Ross.

Gaetz re-elected to chair FVRD board

FVRD board retains status quo with re-election of Sharon Gaetz and Patricia Ross to top positions.

FVRD chair Sharon Gaetz (left) and vice-chair Patricia Ross.

Fraser Valley sets ‘zero waste’ goal

Regional district commits to aggressive waste diversion target.

FVRD Area B director Dennis Adamson.

FVRD pledges to tighten expense rules

Two FVRD directors have been subjected to an audit after they claimed a total of $42,578 for 2011 travel expenses, without receipts.

FVRD Area B director Dennis Adamson.
Dick Clegg prepares to band one of three young owls in a barn in Chilliwack. See this owlet

What’s killing the barn owls of the Fraser Valley?

Fraser Valley is home to most of Canada's barn owls, but the harmless birds' survival is threatened by factors such as rat poison.

Dick Clegg prepares to band one of three young owls in a barn in Chilliwack. See this owlet
Kinder Morgan pipeline twinning near Jasper

FVRD hears pipeline pros and cons

Local residents confront Kinder Morgan and the Fraser Valley Regional District on the pipeline twinning project.

Kinder Morgan pipeline twinning near Jasper

Metro Van bills FVRD for incinerator info request

Metro Vancouver won't waive fee to provide incinerator-related documents to Fraser Valley Regional District.

Ken Brealey

UFV course navigates native land claims

The University of the Fraser Valley is offering a certificate on indigenous maps, films, rights and land claims starting next month.

Ken Brealey

Candidates urged to take a stand on incineration

Metro Vancouver's plan to build a waste-to-energy garbage incinerator is the single biggest issue facing Fraser Valley residents: Gaetz

Michael Henshall

UPDATED: Candidates go head to head at first Chilliwack debate

Chilliwack's first all-candidates' meeting outlined this season's big election issues, and pitted all the candidates against each other.

Michael Henshall
Chilliwack MLA John Les

MLA John Les furious at Vancouver’s incinerator plans

Chilliwack MLA John Les is furious at Metro Vancouver's incinerator plans, saying there is still a tough environmental review process ahead.

Chilliwack MLA John Les

FVRD director claims $28,546 in travel expenses

FVRD director Dennis Adamson claimed over $28,000 of travel expenses for 2011 without supporting documents.