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Josephine Charlie’s dedication to students earns honour

Life hasn’t always been easy for Josephine Charlie. So when she sees…

  • Jun 4, 2019

As nature blossoms around Hope, it’s time to spring into being bear aware

Founder of Hope Mountain Black Bear Committee says now is the time to be vigilant

‘She doesn’t give up’: Harrison Hot Springs Elementary rallies around student with kidney disease

Cypress Roed lost both kidneys in 2017; now her school has raised $1,000 for the Kidney Foundation

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Shelter Point Distillery
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Scheer flips flapjacks, appeals for votes on Calgary Stampede circuit
What the Duke of Ed Youth are all about

A Chilliwack veteran recalls war stories before returning to Normandy

‘I had a 48-hour pass in my pocket, and I was going to see some family,’ says Warner Hockin

Make-A-Wish Canada’s first Trailblazing fundraiser to happen at Manning Park

Event challenges participants to hike 40 km in a single day

UFV bestows honorary degree on Chilliwack community leader

John Jansen helped pave way for upgrades to education, health care, transit, and more

  • May 31, 2019

Recognize your favourite golden-ager by nominating them for an award

Second annual Extraordinary Senior Award seeking nominations

It’s time to get active, Hope!

As one activity challenge ends, two more begin

Bee’s Market hands over jar of community generosity

Customers donated change into a jar destined for Hope Community Services

  • May 30, 2019

Gwynne Vaughan Plant Sale a perennial favourite

Annual sale and garden event includes strawberry tea, sales and live music June 1

VIDEO: Powwow shares culture at Seabird Island Festival

The 50th anniversary of the festival saw its first powwow

Seabird Island opens 50th annual festival

The weekend festival will see First Nations teams compete in soccer, three-pitch and canoe races

Local UFV employee’s efforts earn her a Staff Excellence award

Michelle Vandepol was one of two 2019 UFV Staff Excellence award recipients

  • May 24, 2019

Seabird Island to celebrate 50 years of festival

This May marks the 50th anniversary of one of the largest First Nations festivals around

The luckiest man in Agassiz finds more than 200 four-leaf clovers

Walt Hardinge has found more than 219 four-or-more leaf clovers this spring alone

Improve your life and theirs, adopt a cat from the BC SPCA

The BC SPCA holds an adult cat adoption promotion

BC Lions tackle big topics at Hope Secondary School

Be More than a Bystander is put on by BC Lions in conjunction with EndingViolence.org

Hope Area Healthy Communities kick off a spring full of community-wide, family-fun activities

First a bike rodeo, then Bike to Work School Week, then ParticpACTION’s Community Better Challenge

No crackers for quackers: Hope resident warns fellow locals to not feed wild birds

‘You should not feed wildlife anything—they don’t need it,’ Wildlife Rescue Association says

Chilliwack garden party planned for African organization

Christa Roby of Health in Motion for Africa back home for fundraiser