Editorial

Top Stories: Goats an experiment for taking on invasive weeds in Chilliwack

Reflecting on the headlines: The goats arrived in Chilliwack in 2016 to try grazing some invasive weeds.

Top Stories: Murder most foul in plaza parking lot

Reflecting on the headlines: Murder made the headlines in a disturbing way in 2016.

Top Stories: Redevelopment of old Safeway site finally got underway

Reflecting on the headlines: The ‘sold’ sticker was slapped onto the for-sale sign at Chilliwack's old Safeway site in May.

Top Stories: More space needed for students in Chilliwack

Reflecting on the headlines: Promontory elementary hit almost 200 per cent capacity this year.

Top Stories: Dairy farm convicted of cruelty

Reflecting on the headlines: Chilliwack Cattle Sales and its owner pleaded guilty to cruelty to animals in mid-December.

Top Stories: Pokemon Go, going, gone

Reflecting on the headlines: If a fad is something that comes and goes quickly, then Pokemon Go earned the title with ease in 2016.

Top Stories: Changes in store at old UFV site

Reflecting on the headlines: Things are looking mightily different at the former UFV lands on Yale Road.

Top Stories: Hospital improvements mean better health care locally

Reflecting on the headlines: Support for the Chilliwack General Hospital was huge in 2016.

Top Stories: Cheers for Molson Coors coming to town

Reflecting on the headlines: Molson Coors Canada announced plans to build a brand-new brewery in Chilliwack in July.

Top Stories: Crime rates rose this year

Reflecting on the headlines: Anxiety over Chilliwack’s rising crime rate dominated public discussion through much of 2016.

Top Stories: Homeless numbers skyrocketed in 2016

Reflecting on the headlines: Homelessness exploded in Chilliwack in 2016.

New year brings exciting changes at the Chilliwack Progress

Black Press announces the consolidation of its two local publications, the Chilliwack Progress and the Chilliwack Times

Drone captures epic hockey game

The recent cold snap allowed for a perfect outdoor B.C. hockey game.

SLIDE SHOW: Festive pet photos

Chilliwack Progress readers shared their festive holiday pet photos with us. Here are some of them.

Ballet Victoria graces stage with Nutcracker

Ballet Victoria joins Creative Outlet to bring The Nutcracker ballet to the Chilliwack Cultural Centre Dec. 21 and 22.

Dec. 20 is a day to give in Chilliwack

A Day to Give takes place Tuesday, Dec. 20 at Vedder elementary, starting at noon.

Christmas cowboys at Chilliwack Cultural Centre

A Cowboy Christmas will take you on a magical journey to a simpler, quieter time captured through music and poetry on Dec. 18.

Sing-along with Anna and Elsa from Frozen

Experience the magic of Frozen in a whole new way when it returns to the Chilliwack Cultural Centre for a sing-along on Dec. 16 and 17.

Country, Christmas music with Kenny Hess in Rosedale

Well known country singer, Kenny Hess, will be performing at the Roadhouse Bar and Grill on Dec. 17.

Chilliwack Players Guild brings Rickrack to the Wack

The Chilliwack Players Guild announced that its newly created fringe-style theatre festival will be called Rickrack in The Wack.