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Slower transition possible for ACE move

A meeting between the ACE community and SD78 saw discussions on a slow open for the move to AESS

Missing Chilliwack man’s daughter flies in from Chicago to search

Day four as the community looks for 79-year-old John Pop who suffers from Alzheimer’s

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Extreme weather Highway 1
First Canadian case of new coronavirus detected in Toronto
Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says next six months about getting party election-ready
Drone footage captures extent of rockslide on Highway 4

FVRD building in Chilliwack installs solar panels

The Fraser Valley Regional District (FVRD) has flicked the switch to activate…

  • Oct 25, 2019

Abbotsford partners with national health coalition for radon awareness campaign

Some homes suspected to have high concentrations of the deadly radioactive gas

BREAKING: IHIT releases name of Chilliwack homicide from Tuesday

Keith Baldwin, 27, was known to police according to RCMP

More rock and roll, say Hope concert fans

Popular Concerts in the Park series has doubled in size since 2015

UPDATE: Mark Strahl re-elected in Chilliwack-Hope for the Conservatives

Second straight win for the Strahl with a larger margin of victory than 2015

Liberals unable to unseat Conservatives in Chilliwack-Hope

Chilliwack-Hope Liberals remain hopeful as Conservative hold on riding remains tight

More than 5,000 school-aged kids cast ballots in Chilliwack-Hope Student Vote 2019

Those under 18 picked Conservative Mark Strahl with Green Party’s Art Green in second

ACE students being relocated to Agassiz high school

The school district will be moving students from the alternative school into a classroom at AESS

Fraser Canyon Hospital has urgent need for stretchers

Stretchers needed in Hope’s emergency room cost $12,000 each

  • Oct 21, 2019

MAP: See which Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon neighbourhoods were most supportive of each party in 2015

Conservatives thrived in rural areas, NDP did well in Lillooet the Liberals won Indo-Canadian areas

Chilliwack man pleads guilty in crash that killed pregnant woman

Frank Tessman charged under Motor Vehicle Act for accident that killed Kelowna school teacher

Small, untested company behind plans for massive aerospace plant

Abbotsford was labelled a possible destination for a small company’s big manufacturing plans

SD78 releases list of top earners in school district

Principals and school district administration were at the top of the list

UFV bans cash after accepting 17 payments over $10k last year

Ban on cash payments follows report warning of potential money laundering through universities

Confusion still swirling over changes to Hope’s garbage collection

Residents complaining online that garbage trucks seem to be picking up recycling

Chilliwack RCMP officer suing the force for malicious prosecution

Cpl. Tammy Hollingsworth cleared of wrongdoing after misconduct hearing

SD78 asks for vaping controls, education

The school district trustees will send a letter to the province on their concerns around vaping