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A Chilliwack Chiefs road trip to Penticton would normally be a quick three hour trip up the Coquihalla, but the highway is badly damaged and impassable. (BC Transportation)

Chilliwack Chiefs benched by flooding

The Chiefs need to pull a rabbit out of the hat to make weekend games in Penticton and Cranbrook

A Chilliwack Chiefs road trip to Penticton would normally be a quick three hour trip up the Coquihalla, but the highway is badly damaged and impassable. (BC Transportation)
Deanna Tuchscherer shoots over a Thompson Rivers defender during Canada West women’s basketball action last weekend at the UFV Athletic Centre. (UFV Cascades photo)

Chilliwack’s Deanna Tuchscherer heating up for UFV women’s basketball team

The G.W. Graham grad has led her Cascades to a 5-1 start and 1st place in the West Division

Deanna Tuchscherer shoots over a Thompson Rivers defender during Canada West women’s basketball action last weekend at the UFV Athletic Centre. (UFV Cascades photo)
Abbotsford’s Will Lockwood carries the puck against San Jose on Friday (Nov. 12). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford Canucks take three of four points from San Jose

Highest offensive production ever for AHL team as they beat San Jose 7-1 on Friday

Abbotsford’s Will Lockwood carries the puck against San Jose on Friday (Nov. 12). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Doug Ast in action for the Chilliwack Chiefs during a 1990s game at the Chilliwack Coliseum. (Chilliwack Progress archive photo)

Former Chilliwack Chiefs great to play a part on Retro in the Rink night

All-time scoring leader Doug Ast will drop the puck Dec. 3 as the Chiefs celebrate the 1990s

Doug Ast in action for the Chilliwack Chiefs during a 1990s game at the Chilliwack Coliseum. (Chilliwack Progress archive photo)
Emily Overholt swims her way to first place in the Women’s 200m Butterfly at the Olympic Swimming Trials in Toronto on Tuesday June 22, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Olympian Overholt jumping into pool in Hope this weekend for clinic

Competitive swimmers invited to take in pool and classroom session with bronze medalist

Emily Overholt swims her way to first place in the Women’s 200m Butterfly at the Olympic Swimming Trials in Toronto on Tuesday June 22, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Chilliwack Chief Kienan Draper has committed to the NCAA’s Michigan Wolverines. (Darren Francis photo)

Chilliwack Chief Kienan Draper commits to Michigan Wolverines

A teenager with deep ties to the Great Lakes State will go home after graduating from the BCHL

Chilliwack Chief Kienan Draper has committed to the NCAA’s Michigan Wolverines. (Darren Francis photo)
UFV attacks the Vikes net during semifinal action in Calgary on Saturday. (Dwayne Buta/Special to The News)

UFV Cascades finish fourth at Canada West men’s soccer tournament

Men’s soccer team finishes just out of medal contention after turnaround season

UFV attacks the Vikes net during semifinal action in Calgary on Saturday. (Dwayne Buta/Special to The News)
Dryden Kuramoto impressed the Chilliwack Chiefs during preseason action and has committed to the BCHL club for 2022-23. (Chiefs Twitter photo)

Chilliwack Chiefs add Dryden Kuramoto for 2022-23 BCHL season

The skilled 2006-born forward impressed the junior A club during training camp and preseason action

Dryden Kuramoto impressed the Chilliwack Chiefs during preseason action and has committed to the BCHL club for 2022-23. (Chiefs Twitter photo)
Langley’s Darius Bachler has committed to join the Chilliwack Chiefs for the 2022-23 BCHL season. (Chiefs Twitter photo)

Langley’s Darius Bachler joins Chilliwack Chiefs prospect pipeline

The 2005-born forward is playing this season for the U18 Fraser Valley Thunderbirds

Langley’s Darius Bachler has committed to join the Chilliwack Chiefs for the 2022-23 BCHL season. (Chiefs Twitter photo)
Abbotsford Canucks forward Vincent Arseneau celebrates the team’s lone goal on Saturday (Nov. 6) vs. the Stockton Heat. (Abbotsford Canucks Twitter photo)

Winless weekend for Abbotsford Canucks in Stockton

Canucks swept by the Stockton Heat, set to host Diwali Night on Friday vs. San Jose

Abbotsford Canucks forward Vincent Arseneau celebrates the team’s lone goal on Saturday (Nov. 6) vs. the Stockton Heat. (Abbotsford Canucks Twitter photo)
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Chilliwack Chiefs and Powell River Kings split weekend BCHL games

The Chiefs might have won both if not for a waved-off goal taken off the scoreboard in the rematch

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Lots to build on as Chilliwack’s Valley Huskers end season with playoff loss

The Huskers fell to the Langley Rams, but head coach Bob Reist is excited about his team’s future

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Vancouver’s Levi Jackson lands a big punch on Surrey’s Ely Avelar Martinez in a boxing match at Mamba Fight Night 9 inside Abbotsford Centre on Saturday (Nov. 6). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

VIDEO & SLIDESHOW: Mamba Fight Night returns to Abbotsford Centre

Ninth edition of the fight event features MMA, boxing and kickboxing bouts

Vancouver’s Levi Jackson lands a big punch on Surrey’s Ely Avelar Martinez in a boxing match at Mamba Fight Night 9 inside Abbotsford Centre on Saturday (Nov. 6). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
UFV attacks the Vikes net during semifinal action in Calgary on Saturday. (Dwayne Buta/Special to The News)

UFV Cascades fall 5-0 to Victoria Vikes in semifinal

Victoria rides early start to crush championship hopes of Cascades

UFV attacks the Vikes net during semifinal action in Calgary on Saturday. (Dwayne Buta/Special to The News)
The Abbotsford Canucks and the Stockton Heat faced off for the very first time on Friday (Nov. 5). (Stockton Heat Twitter photo)

Abbotsford Canucks edged 3-2 by Stockton Heat

Late rally not enough as Abbotsford falls up short in first-ever battle against former home team

The Abbotsford Canucks and the Stockton Heat faced off for the very first time on Friday (Nov. 5). (Stockton Heat Twitter photo)
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Final card for Abbotsford’s Mamba Fight Night 9 revealed

Event featuring MMA, boxing and kickboxing set to occur at Abbotsford Centre on Saturday

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The Abbotsford Canucks will be hosting a Diwali Night on Friday, Nov. 12. (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks hosting Diwali Night

American Hockey League team celebrating Diwali on Friday, Nov. 12

The Abbotsford Canucks will be hosting a Diwali Night on Friday, Nov. 12. (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
The UFV Cascades volleyball programs enter the Canada West era starting on Friday (Nov. 5). (UFV Cascades photo)

UFV Cascades poised to enter Canada West era for volleyball

Men’s, women’s teams making CW debut on Friday in Kelowna vs. UBC-O Heat

The UFV Cascades volleyball programs enter the Canada West era starting on Friday (Nov. 5). (UFV Cascades photo)
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Chilliwack Chiefs stopped by Surrey Eagles in mid-week BCHL matchup

Surrey goaltender Max Prazma was the difference in a 2-1 win at the Chilliwack Coliseum

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All Star Wrestling sets stage for return in Hope

First post-pandemic event for ASW occurs on Saturday, Nov. 13 at Hope Cinema

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