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UPDATE: Mark Strahl re-elected in Chilliwack-Hope for the Conservatives

Second straight win for the Strahl with a larger margin of victory than 2015

Liberals unable to unseat Conservatives in Chilliwack-Hope

Chilliwack-Hope Liberals remain hopeful as Conservative hold on riding remains tight

More than 5,000 school-aged kids cast ballots in Chilliwack-Hope Student Vote 2019

Those under 18 picked Conservative Mark Strahl with Green Party’s Art Green in second

ACE students being relocated to Agassiz high school

The school district will be moving students from the alternative school into a classroom at AESS

Fraser Canyon Hospital has urgent need for stretchers

Stretchers needed in Hope’s emergency room cost $12,000 each

  • Oct 21, 2019

MAP: See which Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon neighbourhoods were most supportive of each party in 2015

Conservatives thrived in rural areas, NDP did well in Lillooet the Liberals won Indo-Canadian areas

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B.C. Logging Convoy Converges in Hope
Salmon Spawning in Hope, B.C.
NDP will be 'constructive' in minority Parliament, Singh says
Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau addresses jubilant supporters following minority win

Chilliwack man pleads guilty in crash that killed pregnant woman

Frank Tessman charged under Motor Vehicle Act for accident that killed Kelowna school teacher

Small, untested company behind plans for massive aerospace plant

Abbotsford was labelled a possible destination for a small company’s big manufacturing plans

SD78 releases list of top earners in school district

Principals and school district administration were at the top of the list

UFV bans cash after accepting 17 payments over $10k last year

Ban on cash payments follows report warning of potential money laundering through universities

Confusion still swirling over changes to Hope’s garbage collection

Residents complaining online that garbage trucks seem to be picking up recycling

Chilliwack RCMP officer suing the force for malicious prosecution

Cpl. Tammy Hollingsworth cleared of wrongdoing after misconduct hearing

SD78 asks for vaping controls, education

The school district trustees will send a letter to the province on their concerns around vaping

Contentious issues debated at candidates meeting in Hope

Locals pack conference hall to learn more about local candidates

  • Oct 17, 2019

Housing concerns prompt decline in Fraser Cascade’s student enrolment

This year saw lower than projected enrolment, likely because of families moving out of the district

Questionnaire only: Jati Sidhu – Liberal candidate in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon

Jati Sidhu is the Liberal candidate in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon

VIDEO: Townhouse fourth Maple Ridge blaze in less than a day

UPDATE: Fire victims have much to be thankful for, despite loss of pets on Thanksgiving Day

  • Oct 14, 2019

Chilliwack maternity ward gets bundle of new equipment

Breast pumps, small fridges for patient rooms and freezer for donor breast milk given to hospital

  • Oct 12, 2019

Liberal candidate Jati Sidhu backs out of four interview appointments with The News

Jati Sidhu, the Liberal incumbent in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon, said he was too busy to talk

Mission candidates talk sewer pipe, climate change

Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon riding hopefuls meet to debate issues