Robert Freeman

Chilliwack-Hope MLA’s first Question Period issue about a mobile home park in Abby

Gwen O'Mahony said her QP debut was part of a "broader" issue the NDP was raising, and wasn't "technically" her first question.

Police wait for swallowed video card in fatal hang gliding accident

The pilot in a fatal hang-gliding incident Saturday allegedly swallowed a memory card that may contain evidence sought by police.

Liberals, Conservatives set sights on 2013

BC Liberals and Conservatives assess byelection loss in Chilliwack-Hope.

Pipeline opponents hold ‘telephone townhall’ in Chilliwack-Hope byelection

An anti-pipeline group is launching a telephone townhall Tuesday night as byelection day draws near in Chilliwack-Hope.

Speeder hits 265 km/h on Hwy 1: RCMP

Three friends celebrating a birthday by speeding on Hwy 1 early Thursday morning may be looking at criminal charges.

Differences clear at all-candidates meeting

Rotary is all about fellowship, but the differences between byelection candidates were drawn out by Chilliwack Rotarians Wednesday.

Liberal candidate expects to feel the heat

BC Liberal byelection candidate Laurie Throness undaunted by what's expected to be a tough all-candidates meeting

BC Liberals drop to second-place tie with BC Conservatives: Poll

The governing BC Liberal party has dropped to a tie for second place with the BC Conservative party, according to a poll released Monday.

$7.6 million in carbon tax ‘relief’ announced by BC Liberal government

B.C.'s greenhouse and floriculture growers are getting $7.6 million in carbon tax relief, the provincial government announced Tuesday.

Conservative vote already split, says former BC Liberal MLA

Former BC Liberal MLA John van Dongen says conservative vote is already split and BC Conservative Party best positioned to deny NDP victory

Libertarian enters Chilliwack-Hope byelection

Lewis Dahlby, a 58-year-old Port Coquitlam resident, is running under the Libertarian banner in the Chilliwack-Hope byelection.

High-ho candidate

BC Liberal candidate Laurie Throness saddled up on Friday to spur his byelection campaign in Chilliwack-Hope.

New environmental regulations for waste-to-energy facilities announced

All waste-to-energy facilities in B.C. must undergo full environmental review, Environment Minister Terry Lake announced Monday.

BC Liberal MLA leaves party in ‘free fall’ says BC Conservative candidate

The BC Conservative campaign in Chilliwack-Hope got a boost Monday with the defection of MLA John van Dongen from the BC Liberal Party.

Byelection called in Chilliwack-Hope

A byelection in Chilliwack-Hope has been called by Premier Christy Clark for April 19.

B.C. budget cuts ‘unrealistic,’ says UFV president Mark Evered

Presidents of post-secondary institutions in B.C. send "reminder" to B.C. government that budget cuts will affect student services.

New crime laws may hold hidden costs

Enforcing new federal crime laws may cost B.C. taxpayers.

Conservative government eyes changes to fish habitat protection

Critics balk at Tory proposal, but Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon MP Mark Strahl says government 'not abandoning' fish habitat protection

A byelection in everything but name

BC Liberals trip on city bylaw with election signs going up before byelection called in Chilliwack-Hope

Les to introduce act to elect senators in B.C.

Chilliwack MLA John Les says he will introduce a Senate Election Act today (Tuesday) in the legislature.