Robert Freeman

Chilliwack man ruled unfit to stand trial

A Ryder Lake man may never serve time in jail for stabbing his wife to death.

Jamie Macdonald.

Jamie Macdonald: Reaching out

Chilliwack's Jamie Macdonald, 33, as featured in The Chilliwack Progress Forty Under 40.

Jamie Macdonald.
David Jimmie.

David Jimmie: Role model

Chilliwack's David Jimmie, 34, as featured in The Chilliwack Progress Forty Under 40.

David Jimmie.
Brad Miller

Clark back in the ’Wack to pitch job creation

B.C. Premier Christy Clark came to Chilliwack Wednesday to highlight the jobs created by her government’s liquefied natural gas strategy.

Brad Miller
Paul Blessin

Paul Blessin: Administering the law

Chilliwack's Paul Blessin, 38, as featured in The Chilliwack Progress Forty Under 40.

Paul Blessin

FVRD residents rattled by closed-door gravel meeting

Fraser Valley residents fear a private meeting will approve a mining plan before a court decision clarifying municipal authority.

BC Liberals drop to second-place tie with BC Conservatives: Poll

The governing BC Liberal party has dropped to a tie for second place with the BC Conservative party, according to a poll released Monday.

$7.6 million in carbon tax ‘relief’ announced by BC Liberal government

B.C.'s greenhouse and floriculture growers are getting $7.6 million in carbon tax relief, the provincial government announced Tuesday.

John Cummins

Conservative vote already split, says former BC Liberal MLA

Former BC Liberal MLA John van Dongen says conservative vote is already split and BC Conservative Party best positioned to deny NDP victory

John Cummins
B.C. Liberal candidate Laurie Throness saddled up Friday to take his byelection campaign to rural areas of Chilliwack-Hope. Not really an efficient way to win votes

High-ho candidate

BC Liberal candidate Laurie Throness saddled up on Friday to spur his byelection campaign in Chilliwack-Hope.

B.C. Liberal candidate Laurie Throness saddled up Friday to take his byelection campaign to rural areas of Chilliwack-Hope. Not really an efficient way to win votes

Libertarian enters Chilliwack-Hope byelection

Lewis Dahlby, a 58-year-old Port Coquitlam resident, is running under the Libertarian banner in the Chilliwack-Hope byelection.

B.C. NDP leader Adrian Dix speaks at UFV on Thursday.

NDP take aim at cuts to post-secondary education

Adrian Dix says he’s making students and the B.C. Liberal’s cut to post-secondary institutions a centre-piece of his party’s campaign.

B.C. NDP leader Adrian Dix speaks at UFV on Thursday.

‘Good work’ of cops, civilians, honored at RCMP awards night

Chilliwack Mounties were recognized not only for acts of bravery, but also for events like food-bank fundraisers and basketball tournaments.

Extortion attempt draws 20-month house arrest

A Maple Ridge man who pleaded guilty to the attempted extortion of his uncle was sentenced to 20 months house arrest Thursday.

Health care foundation another first for Chilliwack

The new Chilliwack Hospital and Health Care Foundation will focus on preventative health care programs in this community

Byelection not behind defection, says van Dongen

MLA John van Dongen says decision to leave the BC Liberals was made before the Chilliwack-Hope byelection call

Suspicious package contained ‘flash bang’ grenade: RCMP

A suspicious package found in the Heritage Park parking lot contained a "flash bang" grenade later detonated by the RCMP bomb disposal unit.

BC Liberal MLA leaves party in ‘free fall’ says BC Conservative candidate

The BC Conservative campaign in Chilliwack-Hope got a boost Monday with the defection of MLA John van Dongen from the BC Liberal Party.

New environmental regulations for waste-to-energy facilities announced

All waste-to-energy facilities in B.C. must undergo full environmental review, Environment Minister Terry Lake announced Monday.

Byelection called in Chilliwack-Hope

A byelection in Chilliwack-Hope has been called by Premier Christy Clark for April 19.