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You can grow barley in the Fraser Valley, local brewery finds – but one hurdle remains

Field House Brewery starts growing its own grain, marking milestone for local brew industry

If B.C. adopts year-round daylight time, each East Kootenay town would pick own time zone

Kootenay East MLA Tom Shypitka stopped by a recent regional district meeting to explain

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Apartment fire in Hope, BC
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Blair says RCMP have met Wet'suwet'en conditions, barricades should come down

A foot of more snow could be on the way for Fraser Valley

Tuesday and Thursday could each see significant snowfall in Chilliwack and Abbotsford

Former CHWK radio reporter remembers the Hope Slide

‘Ours were the first reports of the slide. We wrote the first version of history.’

PHOTOS: Inside the old Finnegan’s Pub – and UFV’s newest classrooms

University of the Fraser Valley bought the Abbotsford building in 2018 for $10 million

UPDATE: More slushy snow on way to Fraser Valley; Metro Vancouver braces for wind

Weather reports, BC Ferry cancellations, power outages, school info and more

BC Ferries cancels morning sailings as heavy winds hit Georgia Strait

Wind warning issued for region by Environment Canada, not clear when sailings will resume

PHOTOS: It’s been 55 years since the Hope Slide came down the mountain

It created a swath of destruction two miles long and killed four people

Abbotsford mayor to discuss rapid transit link with Premier’s chief of staff

John Horgan, Geoff Meggs and Henry Braun discussed potential for rail and bus transit last fall

Four-vehicle crash on Highway 1 has traffic gridlocked in Abbotsford

Westbound highway commuters should expect heavy delays

Food for Fines is on at Fraser Valley Regional Library branches until mid-January

FVRL accepting up to $30 of food items, or $2 per item, to pay off library fines or fees

Highway 1 now reopened in both directions following fatality

One man is dead and another person is in hospital after vehicle collides with fuel tanker

Year ends with solid real estate sales in Chilliwack region

Sales at 29 per cent above the 10-year average for December

YEAR IN REVIEW: Looking back at December headlines in Hope

Hungry bears still wandering Hope neighbourhoods

YEAR IN REVIEW: Looking back at November headlines in Hope

Supportive housing announced, to be decided upon in 2020

YEAR IN REVIEW: Looking back at October headlines in Hope

Sustainability, housing and economics ruled in October

Online readership shows what Hope Standard readers are looking for

Top stories in Hope in 2019 included national news, obituaries, and crime

RCMP could face yet another malicious prosecution lawsuit from Chilliwack officer

Conduct board blunt in its criticism of senior brass allegations against Inspector Suki Manj