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‘This should never have happened:’ BCNU president says attack on nurse was preventable

More safety precautions and officers needed to prevent violence against nurses, union head says

VIDEO: Chilliwack-Hope all-candidates meeting tonight

Visit www.theprogress.com to watch a livestream of the Chamber of Commerce/BIA debate at 6 p.m.

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B.C. Logging Convoy Converges in Hope
Salmon Spawning in Hope, B.C.
Hope Care Transit van recovered on rural road
#MeToo launches new hashtag to mobilize voters

Oliver man pleads guilty to killing 28-year-old Belgian tourist near Boston Bar

Sean McKenzie scheduled for sentencing for second-degree murder on Nov. 19

Nurse suffers broken jaw in patient ‘ambush’ at Abbotsford hospital

Union says patient used exercise weight to strike nurse

Chilliwack and Fraser-Cascade school districts allow students to attend climate strike events

Two districts join others in Lower Mainland to OK skipping classes with parental permission

Liberal candidate says he was ‘dismayed’ by re-appearance of ads with Abbotsford cop photo

Advertisements prompted discussion between police chief and Liberal candidate Jati Sidhu

Officers ramp up rail safety in the upper Fraser Valley

Rail Safety Week a chance to remind motorists about rules at rail crossings

Chilliwack-Hope election rundown

Who are the candidates? Where can you meet them?

Abbotsford police chief speaking to Liberal candidate after second ad appears featuring photo of officer

Jati Sidhu had said an ad with the same photo posted last Friday was ‘not appropriate’

Westbound crash on Highway 1 in Langley causing extreme traffic delays

Collision occured just after Glover Road, cars backed up all the way to 264th Street

Blowback from the Trudeau in brownface debacle reaches Chilliwack

PM in questionable photos released in the middle of the federal election campaign had ripple effects

Local Liberal MP Jati Sidhu says he forgives Trudeau for brownface photos

Sidhu says Trudeau ‘didn’t know any better’ and that photos will prompt discussion

Local Liberal candidate says ad showing him with Abbotsford police officer was ‘not acceptable’

Jati Sidhu said advertisement only appeared for 30 minutes and was created by Montreal company

Chilliwack RCMP officer cleared of wrongdoing after arrest of erratic, unruly man

Man with brain injury was injured during arrest in which he tackled a female officer to the ground

NDP choose parachute candidate for Chilliwack-Hope

Vancouver resident Heather McQuillan works in the film industry

Chilliwack-Hope incumbent Conservative sums up Andrew Scheer’s election promises so far

Strahl says his party’s tax credit promises designed to put more money in the pockets of Canadians

Rainbow crosswalk plan gets council support in Hope

Council writing letter of support to community group for crosswalk project

Mayor and city staff stay mum on possible Abbotsford aerospace plant

Economic development staff have met with a U.S. firm looking for places to build a large plant

UPDATE: Highway now open after several hour closure at Herrling Island

Westbound traffic is stopped, and some cars have been seen driving the wrong way on the highway