Community

First ski hill in B.C. opened this weekend

Sun Peaks, near Kamloops, was the first ski hill in the province to open for season

Local employment company hosts food bank food drive for Chilliwack Salvation Army

From Nov. 26 to 30, GT Hiring Solutions will pick up any food bank donation within city limits

Seven Days in Chilliwack

A list of community events happening in Chilliwack from Nov. 19 to 25

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Quirky and newsy photos from 2018
Chilliwack gives the gift of transportation and independence to local single mother
14-year-old young man donates more than a foot of hair
Five tricks to avoid holiday weight gain

Unique treasures to be found at Chilliwack Christmas Craft Market

The 44th annual event is the Chilliwack Community Arts Council’s largest fundraiser

Chilliwack toy drive brings in gifts, money to Ann Davis Transition Society

People dropped by Superstore to donate toys and more for those in need this holiday season

Train ride at Minter store not part of this year’s festive fun

Tough decision made to stop seasonal train in its tracks after injury suffered by Brian Minter

Chilliwack students learn about business and charity during entrepreneurship fair

Mt. Slesse Grade 8 kids will be donating 20 per cent of their business profits to the food bank

Chilliwack teen to take on the world after winning Canadian junior dog-handling national championship

Chilliwack’s Kayla Penney is heading to Crufts to compete for her first international title

Superstore steps into vacancy left by Sears to help every family celebrate Christmas this year

Ann Davis Transition Society has paired with the grocery giant to host a Christmas drive on Nov. 17

Talent show: B.C. girl, 8, memorizes entire periodic table

Grade 4 student Maya Lakhanpal heads to B.C. talent show finals with unique talent

‘Scrap-metal sweetie’ makes Langley firemen calendar centrefold

Most pictures in 2019 calendar feature members with their own pets

Chilliwack resident reflects on the relatives he never knew

“From this small community, two brothers, relatives of mine, answered the call when war broke out in Europe in 1914, joined the army and shipped off to fight in France.”

  • Nov 10, 2018

Early morning bagpipe playing at Chilliwack memorial on Nov. 11

Piper Greg McCormick taking part in international Battle’s Over tribute at Piper Richardson statue

War sites in Western Front and the grave of Piper James Richardson

Former Chilliwack secondary teacher Gord Yakimow explores sites from the First and Second World War

  • Nov 8, 2018

Remembering Northern B.C.’s Flying Tigers

The legend of World War Two pilots Albert and Cedric Mah, as told by their daughters

B.C. church bell to toll again in memory of First World War

Public invited to help ring the bell 100 times to mark 100 years since the armistice was signed

Purple poppies to remember animals of war

An eight-year-old girl from Kamloops is selling poppies, worn to remembers animals of war

  • Nov 7, 2018

Operation Red Nose aims to keep you safe for the holidays

Volunteers needed as ORN prepares for the busy holiday season

  • Nov 7, 2018

B.C. cat loves paddleboarding

Cat owner JD Batbatan hopes his videos inspire people to get outside and enjoy the beauty of the Okanagan.

97-year-old B.C. veteran proudly displays 100-year-old Union Jack

Roy Shopland inherited the flag his mom brought to Canada when she emigrated from England in 1918.