Local News

Harrison looking to allow golf carts on roadways

Staff and the Age-Friendly Committee are looking at the possibility of allowing carts on streets

Climate change strike attracts all ages in Hope

Concerns range from corporate greed to personal responsibilities, food security

Extreme weather shelter possible in Harrison

A 10-bed shelter could be possible for the house next to the former Harrison Gospel Chapel

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B.C. Logging Convoy Converges in Hope
Premier Jason Kenney vows to fight for slumping oilpatch, responds to Quebec criticism
Canadian allergists' group wants Benadryl behind the counter due to side effects
Sportsnet cuts ties with Don Cherry

Hope Chamber hosting all candidates meeting Oct. 10

Questions can be sent in beforehand or posed in a Q&A

Harrison council to decide name for new skating rink

Canoe Cove, Lakeside Leisure and South Shore Skating Rink are all on the table

Hope residents urged to clean off fruit trees to save bear’s life

Bear feasting on apple trees needs to be discouraged safely, says black bear education advocate

Residents warn of death cap mushrooms in Agassiz, Harrison

Residents have been posting on Facebook about potential sightings of the deadly fungus

Charges formally laid in Abbotsford hospital attack on nurse

Neale Rex Heath faces aggravated assault charge in connection with Tuesday attack

‘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.

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’