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Kent vet reminds users: pot and pups don’t mix

Dog brought in after possibly ingesting marijuana during a trip to the lake

Harrison lagoon re-opens to swimmers

The lagoon had been closed temporarily because of high levels of E. coli

Cathy Speth welcomed to the Fraser-Cascade school board

Speth is the first First Nations trustee to ever sit on the SD78 school board

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Hope Care Transit van recovered on rural road
Day 2 of the 2019 Chainsaw Carving Competition in Hope
Frustrations boil at Coffee with a Cop event in Hope
Hope B.C.'s 2019 Chainsaw Carving Competition

Drowning man plucked from Fraser River by alert boaters

Hope resident screamed for help as man carried swiftly down river

New schools, upgrades possible for Agassiz, Harrison students

SD78’s capital plan could see AESS and Harrison Elementary replaced, as well as a new school property

National Kids Cancer Ride makes stop in Chilliwack

Cross-Canada cycling fundraiser ends in Halifax on Sept. 21

  • Aug 28, 2019

Government settles land claim for Seabird reserve gaffe

Seven First Nations bands receive about $21 million each as a settlement aimed at reconciliation

Price of a new house in Abbotsford will get you a waterfront tower, two homes & 100 acres in PEI

The average new single-family house in Abbotsford has sold for $1.2 million over the last 4 months

First Nations, anglers gather at Cheam Fishing Village to dispel tension during tough season

A message of unity was common, but one cautioned tensions would get worse before they got better

Trash at Jones Lake irking responsible recreation users

Food garbage and more attracting hungry bears to popular Fraser Valley camping area

Federal Liberals choose election candidate for Chilliwack-Hope

Kelly Velonis is a long-time resident and advocate for youth and seniors

VIDEO: Ride to Conquer Cancer rolls into Hope

Thousands of cyclist descend on small town for annual cancer fundraiser

Chilliwack encouraged to commemorate liberation of Holland

Planning already underway to mark the 75th anniversary of the event

  • Aug 23, 2019

RCMP urge caution for back to school drivers

Police are asking drivers to slow down and watch for pedestrians

Speth to take oath of office at special school board meeting

Speth is the newest trustee to join Fraser Cascade school district

Harrison Lagoon closed due to E. coli

Water samples tested too high for the bacteria

UPDATE: Police response on Cheam First Nation a ‘non-event’, RCMP say

More than two dozen RCMP and ERT vehicles were at the First Nation looking for a known fugitive

Kent quarry opposition receives federal support

Green Party leader Elizabeth May wrote to the provincial government to oppose the quarry application

Man dies after hit-and-run in Abbotsford

77-year-old pedestrian dies in hospital after collision on Marshall Road