Erin Knutson

Weemedical Dispensary Society storefront in Agassiz shut down by RCMP

Weemedical Dispensary Society storefront in Agassiz shut down by RCMP

Doors closed after operating illegally for months downtown

Weemedical Dispensary Society storefront in Agassiz shut down by RCMP
Disgruntled employees form union info line outside of Kent and Mountain Institutions

Disgruntled employees form union info line outside of Kent and Mountain Institutions

Traffic caused some concern among residents outside two Agassiz prisons but no impact inside

Disgruntled employees form union info line outside of Kent and Mountain Institutions
A cliff extrication operation underway at Rainbow Falls Sept. 5.

Man dies near Rainbow Falls

Burnaby man falls from cliff near Rainbow Falls Sept. 5

A cliff extrication operation underway at Rainbow Falls Sept. 5.
Kent Harrison Search and Rescue members prepare the boat to head out for a surface search Tuesday afternoon.

Surface search suspended for missing swimmer on Harrison Lake; another confirmed dead Friday night

RCMP and Search and Rescue begin underwater search today

Kent Harrison Search and Rescue members prepare the boat to head out for a surface search Tuesday afternoon.
One man was rescued and another is still missing after a swimming incident on Harrison Lake August 11.

One more death and one missing on Harrison Lake

Emergency vehicles swarm the Harrison Lake boat launch Tuesday afternoon for rescued swimmer and search for missing swimmer get underway

One man was rescued and another is still missing after a swimming incident on Harrison Lake August 11.
The Wood Lake fire as viewed August 2. The blaze has gone from an initial reported seven hectares to more than 200 hectares as of Tuesday morning.

Wildfire estimated at 600 hectares now

Aggressive wildfire on west side of Harrison Lake grows six-fold overnight

The Wood Lake fire as viewed August 2. The blaze has gone from an initial reported seven hectares to more than 200 hectares as of Tuesday morning.
Kent-Harrison Search and Rescue command staged at the Harrison Lake boat launch parking lot.

Missing swimmers found dead in Harrison River

Daniel Reid and Gary Duong left an inflatable raft June 8 and turned up deceased on June 18 & 19 on the Harrison River

Kent-Harrison Search and Rescue command staged at the Harrison Lake boat launch parking lot.
KHSAR members were out again June 10

Search suspended for two missing swimmers on Harrison Lake

Search and Rescue members spent Wednesday searching lake bottom for two missing men after extensive water and shore search Monday & Tuesday

KHSAR members were out again June 10
RCMP search the parking lot of Kent Elementary School Thursday afternoon.

Students safe after lockdown at all Agassiz and Harrison schools

Kent Elementary "threatening phonecall" prompts lockdown at Kent, AESS, Agassiz Christian and Harrison Hot Springs Elementary

RCMP search the parking lot of Kent Elementary School Thursday afternoon.
Emergency crews responded to the scene of a deadly crash up Hemlock Valley road Sunday afternoon.

Crash kills two up Hemlock Valley Road

Agassiz RCMP investigating following deadly single-vehicle car crash Sunday

Emergency crews responded to the scene of a deadly crash up Hemlock Valley road Sunday afternoon.
Tammy Wood stands with fellow contestant Jennifer Innis during the elimination challenge on MasterChef Canada

Tammy Wood: Down but not out

Contender's elimination from MasterChef marks only the beginning for Agassiz home chef

Tammy Wood stands with fellow contestant Jennifer Innis during the elimination challenge on MasterChef Canada
An inmate at Kent Institution slashed the face and neck of a female corrections officer with a razor blade on June 23

Kent inmate who slashed guard sentenced to seven years

Kevin Beaulieu used razor blade to cut neck and face of guard in June, 2012

An inmate at Kent Institution slashed the face and neck of a female corrections officer with a razor blade on June 23
District of Kent Mayor John Van Laerhoven

District of Kent Mayor John Van Laerhoven in motorcycle crash

Mayor crashes near Agassiz-Rosedale bridge, airlifted to Royal Columbian Hospital

District of Kent Mayor John Van Laerhoven
Hemlock businessman Richard ten Brink says ATV trails are excellent around Hemlock Valley and it has become a bigger tourist draw over the last few years.

Open for business despite closed slopes

Hemlock Valley businesses frustrated at lack of exposure after ski hill's closure announcement

Hemlock businessman Richard ten Brink says ATV trails are excellent around Hemlock Valley and it has become a bigger tourist draw over the last few years.
No snow led to the decision by Hemlock Resort to shut down for the year.

No snow closes Hemlock Resort for the season

Ski hill, located off Highway 7 between Mission and Agassiz, makes decision to close following negligible snow

No snow led to the decision by Hemlock Resort to shut down for the year.
Nigel Casson tops a birch tree on Friday

Cheam wetlands still closed due to tree damage

Within Cheam wetlands park, there was damage to approximately 30 per cent of the trees.

Nigel Casson tops a birch tree on Friday