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VIDEO: North America’s top chainsaw carvers begin competition in Hope

Chainsaw carving competition includes four days of carving, speed carving and several auctions

Hope logs three million minutes for ParticipACTION

Contest designed to get communities active will run again next year

Crime on the minds of Hope residents

Frustrations boil over at coffeehouse meeting with RCMP

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Chilliwack hosts police from around the world in specialized training

Members of the International Police Association hold training workshop in Canada for the first time

  • Aug 14, 2019

Harrison to buy $130K skate rink for this winter

The synthetic outdoor rink will be paid for through RMI funds

Parking concerns plague proposed Harrison land sale

Harrison’s overflow parking lot could be sold to help pay for a proposed cultural hub

Rainbow crosswalk supporters hand deliver 750-name petition to Chilliwack mayor

Petition presented in rainbow coloured binder also included more than 100 letters of support

VIDEO: ‘Do you listen to music in your plane?: Junior reporters grill airshow pilots

Eight kids asked questions of a pilot flying this weekend at the Abbotsford International Airshow

Chilliwack home sales numbers moving in the right direction: Realtors

Average sale price last month of $509,521 a record for July but the lowest

VIDEO: Firefighters get fit in Hope to fight B.C.’s forest fires

Daily training for wildland fire fighters includes running, endurance and strength training

Cultus Lake Park CAO threatens ‘substantial fine’ to woman for giant pizza floatie fundraiser

Danielle McTaggart started 12-hour float Thursday morning without a permit in violation of bylaws

Hemlock Valley could see 600% increase for water fees

Hemlock Valley residents oppose the proposed change, calling the increase ‘outrageous’ and unfair

UPDATE: Seabird Island waiting for DFO approval on fishing plan

It has been ‘extremely complex and troubling’ to come to an agreement with the DFO, band says

Time of essence as Fraser River slide blocks spawning salmon, feds say

Slide was discovered at Big Bar, northwest of Kamloops, in June

Two taken to hospital after midnight boat crash on Harrison Lake

RCMP and SAR teams were called out to Echo Island over the long weekend

VIDEO: Driver of stolen truck flees crash

RCMP had 28th Avenue shut down Monday after a two-vehicle accident saw one airlifted to hospital

  • Aug 5, 2019

UPDATE: Daughter of Lower Mainland fire captain taken off life support

Madeline Stroup is second fatality from crash July 26 in Abbotsford

Crime rates rising in Hope, according to new statistics

Crime increased more than 10 per cent from 2017 to 2018, says Statistics Canada