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Chilliwack school board to consider opposing current and proposed oil pipeline route

Trans Mountain runs through two school yards; district move comes as Trudeau set to approve project

Harrison Hot Springs to consider single-use plastics ban

Village staff will come back to council with a report on what a possible ban could look like

Do Chilliwack schools have a plan for oil spills?

Trans Mountain route runs underneath Watson elementary school yard and behind Vedder middle

Chilliwack celebration to recognize first Indigenous RCMP member

Ed Kelly said becoming a Mountie was the job he dreamed of as a kid

Dinosaur statues from defunct Dinotown theme park stolen in Chilliwack

The dinosaur figures once graced the theme park but were destined for Chilliwack fundraiser

Funding for new Chilliwack schools could drive up development costs

School Site Acquisition Costs could dramatically increase by almost 30 per cent

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Agassiz-Rosedale Bridge construction could start in 2021, MLA says

The project is expected to cost substantially more than budgeted in 2017

Chilliwack developer offering to build barn owl nesting boxes for free

Gore Brothers says anyone with a suitable building can help the threatened raptor

UPDATE: Incident along train tracks shuts down Eagle Landing Parkway for several hours

The Chilliwack Progress has reached out to RCMP for further details

River Monsters attract nearly 300 swimmers to their two-day meet

This was the third year for the now-annual event

  • Jun 15, 2019

UPDATE: Fire destroys Chilliwack home on Bearstone Place

Saturday’s fire on Bearstone Place was the second in six years for house in that location

  • Jun 15, 2019

UPDATE: Highway 1 reopened after crash near Prest Road

The early morning incident involved a semi and a flagging truck

Three Albertans land ‘monster’ sturgeon in Fraser River

For angler who landed the exceptionally large sturgeon it was an ‘incredible dream come true’

UPDATE: Two young Chilliwack men facing at least five years jail for armed robbery

Darius Commodore and Jaimal Mclaren face 13 charges in Mission/Agassiz incident involving police dog

Harrison pay parking begins Saturday

Drivers will be charged an hourly rate for their parking spots from June 15 to Sept. 15

UPDATE: Two-year-old in critical condition after fall in Chilliwack pool

Two-year-old child was reported to not be breathing as air ambulance called out Thursday afternoon

Interurban rail from Surrey to Chilliwack would be expensive, miss key destinations: TransLink

Those pitching passenger service along the existing track call TransLink’s review ‘seriously flawed’

Suspicious fire destroys two trailers at Cultus Lake mobile home park

One 42-year-old male in custody arrested nearby at 1:30 a.m. on June 12

Armed robbers in stolen Jeep hit Mission, Seabird gas bars

The RCMP have two suspects in custody following Monday night’s incident

Loose dog in cab leads to truck in ditch in Chilliwack

The vehicle left Yale Road and went into a ditch after a dog jumped up onto driver’s lap