Local News

Local goes pink, bald for to fight cancer

Kerry Burgher coloured his hair, beard neon pink before shaving them off at Silver Chalice

Reader survey offers up $5,000 prize

Data collected will help with local marketing campaigns

Provincial plan needed to address rural homeless camps: regional district

An encampment at Borden Creek dismantled last summer but regional district was not consulted

No crackers for quackers!
Practice makes perfect
No chance at parole for 50 years for Calgary double killer
Climber attempts to scale Eiffel Tower in Paris

Kent Institution locked down Tuesday

The search was started around noon on Tuesday, May 7

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a flying golf disc!

Hope is now home to a disc golf course, which sees visitors from across the Valley and Interior

  • May 8, 2019

Express bus may soon directly connect Abbotsford and Chilliwack with SkyTrain network

FVRD staff recommend extending Fraser Valley Express bus to Lougheed Station in Burnaby

Hope Community Garden looking for green thumbs

Local gardening club still has plots for rent both inside and outside its greenhouse

UPDATE: RCMP still silent on cause of last Thursday’s dramatic fire

Heavy police presence for 48 hours after blaze at property that was treated like a crime scene

Mortgage stress test continues to hinder Chilliwack real estate sales

Yet average selling price over $530,000 virtually unchanged year over year

MLA Jackie Tegart hosting Spring Tea, Town Hall for Hope’s seniors

Meet your provincial representative and ask whatever questions you may have

Province tackles gang violence one community at a time

Anti-gang program in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon region receives money from B.C. government

  • May 6, 2019

Time again to Walk with your Doc

The provincial-wide intiative is in its third year in Hope

AdvantageHOPE bids farewell to 2018

Hope’s economic, tourism organization hosted its AGM for 2018

Hope’s 11th Annual Auction for the Arts was a success

Over 100 patrons donated more than $3,500

  • May 2, 2019

Candidate chosen for People’s Party of Canada in Chilliwack-Hope

Robert Bogunovic a teacher opposed to paying union dues because of the ‘the grand Marxist agenda’

African Children’s Choir sings for Hope

Choir fundraises to educate African children in an attempt to end poverty across the continent

Pee-yew! Garbage becomes a problem as District lapses in providing waste-removal service coverage

First Class Waste’s contract expired in Dec, yet they kept working in good faith—until now

Harrison wolverine sighting ‘exciting’ for biologist

Wolverines have huge territories and seeing them near human settlement is not very common