Local News

Kids get back to learning in B.C., online

Ministry of Education rolls out new tool for school

Frontline workers receiving COVID-19 isolation exemptions prompt concerns

Provincial Health Authority staff exempt from self-isolation upon return from international travel

Portable washrooms open, campground closed to visitors as district deals with COVID-19

District also working with businesses on ‘voluntary reductions in operations and shutdowns’

Hope’s emergency shelter braces for COVID-19

District’s homeless serving organization deals with food shortage scare, preparation at 20-bed shelter

UFVRD launches online crime reporting portal

Select, non-emergency crimes can now be reported through web site

UPDATE: SD78 launches COVID-19 web portal, plans learning opportunities

Learning opportunity plans slated for unveiling April 6

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Young Abbotsford couple marries in quiet ceremony despite COVID-19

Drilling and blasting at Big Bar landslide is a race against time in the Fraser River

They are trying to remove big boulders blocking fish passage before the high water of spring freshet

Keep your garbage locked up, advocates urge, as bears come out

With COVID-19, educators can’t to go door-to-door with information about keeping bears, humans safe

From Arizona to Hope, and self-isolation

Hope couple returns from holiday to a new reality, staying safe and away from their neighbours

BREAKING: Nothing to suggest recent homicide in Chilliwack was gang-related: IHIT

IHIT names Chilliwack victim, asks anyone with info about the March 19 incident to come forward

Hang up – Local RCMP renews warning about tax season scammers

CRA agents will not ask for info via phone or email, RCMP warns

Police seize range of illicit substances in Hope drug bust

No charges have yet been laid in relation to Wednesday’s police operation

Hope medical centres update practices during COVID-19 pandemic

Appointments, healthcare needs being taken care of over the phone, online

Don’t come to Hope, says local tourism agency

Essential services such as grocery stores and pharmacies need to be reserved for locals ED stressed

Urgent letter about COVID-19 goes out to the communities of the Eastern Fraser Valley

‘What the public does now will impact the health of British Columbians in the weeks and months ahead’

Gas prices slide under $1 a litre in Hope

Even lower prices seen in down-valley communities

Hope care homes, seniors residences close to visitors

Preventative measures ramped up as COVID-19 found in several B.C. long term care facilities

Hope Mayor urges calm in Monday address regarding COVID-19

Peter Robb said residents will be getting help with taxes, utilities in first address on the issue

Seasonal opening of Sunnyside Campground in Chilliwack delayed until the end of April

Cultus Lake Park Board will be reviewing the decision on a weekly basis due to COVID-19

District closes playgrounds at Memorial Park, Kawkawa Lake

Closure latest measure amid continued increases in COVID-19 in B.C.