Sam Bates

PlanCultus draft two has been reviewed by the public

Cultus Lake development survey draws strong response

The second draft of the PlanCultus document has been reviewed by the public. Survey results are being compiled.

PlanCultus draft two has been reviewed by the public
The second annual Vision Tree Cruise In takes place Saturday August 29

Saturday car show helps send kids to camp

The Vision Tree Cruise-In takes place this Saturday, where vintage vehicles gather to send kids to camp.

The second annual Vision Tree Cruise In takes place Saturday August 29
Akon will perform tracks from his new five-album project 'Stadium' at Evergreen Hall on September 19.

Akon’s ‘Stadium’ tour comes to Evergreen Hall

Akon will perform at Evergreen Hall on September 19 to promote the long-awaited release of 'Stadium', a five-album, five-genre project.

Akon will perform tracks from his new five-album project 'Stadium' at Evergreen Hall on September 19.
Many individuals

Community steps up to help food bank

The community is taking action to help the Chilliwack food bank, which is struggling this summer due to increased demand.

Many individuals
A Harvard trainer from the Langley Museum of Flight flies past a B-17 bomber awaiting on the tarmac during Sunday’s Chilliwack Flight Fest. The two Second World War-era planes were joined by dramatic aerial acrobatics

Chilliwack Airshow a soaring success

While the weekend has come to a close, Atkins and others at the Chilliwack Airport are already thinking about next year.

A Harvard trainer from the Langley Museum of Flight flies past a B-17 bomber awaiting on the tarmac during Sunday’s Chilliwack Flight Fest. The two Second World War-era planes were joined by dramatic aerial acrobatics
Produce Gone Wild

Experience Downtown: Produce Gone Wild

Produce Gone Wild has opened up in Chilliwack, providing fresh, affordable B.C. produce in a cool, modern facility.

Produce Gone Wild
The 'We Got Your Back' program provides K-12 students with a year's worth of school supplies to help them be successful.

‘We Got Your Back’ needs help to fill backpacks for Chilliwack students

Murray Honda and Staples Chilliwack team up to provide local students with a year's worth of supplies to help them succeed in school.

The 'We Got Your Back' program provides K-12 students with a year's worth of school supplies to help them be successful.
Chilliwack food bank manager Don Armstrong says he's never seen the shelves as empty as they are now.

Food bank shortage reaches extreme levels

There is a desperate need for donations at the Chilliwack food bank as the shelves which hold essential items have emptied.

Chilliwack food bank manager Don Armstrong says he's never seen the shelves as empty as they are now.
One of the most iconic bombers of the Second World War

Chilliwack Airshow lights up the sky this weekend

The popular airshow, which features some of the finest aerobatic pilots in the business, kicks off Saturday night.

One of the most iconic bombers of the Second World War
Elijah Loewen gets some air while riding the jumps at the Island 22 bike skills park.

Much to explore at Island 22

Explore Chilliwack series - Island 22 Park has it all. Equestrian facilities, a boat launch, a bike skills area and an off-leash dog park.

Elijah Loewen gets some air while riding the jumps at the Island 22 bike skills park.
Audrey Stad (left) and her husband William sit on one of the donated benches with Helen Siemans and her daughter Linda.

Rotary Club earns Heritage Village thanks for donation

Heritage Village long-term care facility thanks the Rotary Club of Chilliwack for their generosity

Audrey Stad (left) and her husband William sit on one of the donated benches with Helen Siemans and her daughter Linda.
Chilliwack athlete Joanne Bunnin is congratulated by Chilliwack Mayor Sharon Gaetz Tuesday

Special Olympian Joanne Bunnin returns with gold

Chilliwack athlete Joanne Bunnin returns from the Special Olympic games with 3 gold medals in powerlifting.

Chilliwack athlete Joanne Bunnin is congratulated by Chilliwack Mayor Sharon Gaetz Tuesday
Bobby Wills will kick off country night this Friday at the 143rd annual Chilliwack Fair

Bobby Wills brings the country Friday at the fair

Acclaimed country artist Bobby Wills will be joined by Danielle Marie this Friday to kick off the 143rd annual Chilliwack Fair.

Bobby Wills will kick off country night this Friday at the 143rd annual Chilliwack Fair
UFV campus radio station CIVL-FM receives funding for music awards

CIVL FM receives funding for Fraser Valley Music Awards

UFV radio station CIVL-FM has received funding to bring their "Fraser Valley Music Awards and Promotion Initiative" to reality.

UFV campus radio station CIVL-FM receives funding for music awards
Elly Van Oenen displays a few of the 325 quilts that she's made and donated to the Ukraine.

OUR COMMUNITY: Volunteer quilter Elly Van Oenen

Elly Van Oenen uses recycled fabric to create more than 100 quilts per year and donate them to Ukranians in need.

Elly Van Oenen displays a few of the 325 quilts that she's made and donated to the Ukraine.
Rick Herfst

OUR COMMUNITY: Historical re-enactor Rick Herfst

"I think we can do a better job at teaching history, and that we can make it more interesting," says volunteer re-enactor, Rick Herfst.

Rick Herfst
Fitore

FHA urging breastmilk donations

Breastmilk is in high-demand and short supply in Fraser East, according to BC Women’s Milk Bank.

Fitore
The community interacts with local vendors at Eco Market in Sardis Park.

Eco Market at Sardis Park

First in a series - Sardis Park visitors stock up on local goods at the weekly Eco Market.

The community interacts with local vendors at Eco Market in Sardis Park.
Neil Stad

Nuggets Used Books moves to a new location in downtown Chilliwack

Neil Stad has moved Nuggets Used Books to a new building on Wellington St with additional room for books and parking

Neil Stad
Cultus Lake Park invites the public to attend the 'Planners in the Park' Open Houses July 18 and 25

Planners in the Park: Cultus Lake invites the public to Saturday Open Houses

Join FVRD planners July 18 and 25 to provide feedback on the latest plan to guide future development at Cultus Lake Park.

Cultus Lake Park invites the public to attend the 'Planners in the Park' Open Houses July 18 and 25