Local News

Police ask public’s help locating missing Hope woman

Penelope Leslie Lackey has not contacted her family since mid-June

  • Aug 20, 2019

Evacuation route out of Harrison inches forward

The District of Kent approved a nearly $19,000 proposal to look at three routes out of the village

Water fee increase for Hemlock Valley waiting on written hearing

Residents will get until Sept. 17 to provide their comments and concerns

Rescuers pluck climbers off rock face near Mt. Slesse

Chilliwack SAR team members used long-line suspension to assist climbers

Autism counselling centre could be coming to Agassiz

A rezoning application for a home on Pioneer Avenue could pave the way for the education centre

Chilliwack to survey child-care needs of families and caregivers

With provincial funding help, an inventory of child care spaces will soon be underway in Chilliwack

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Private search dogs in town to help find missing woman with dementia
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Metis elder Joe Smith leads Indigenous plant nature walk

Hope’s only public wheelchair-accessible vehicle stolen

More than 300 clients left in lurch after volunteer group discovers van stolen

Discover what they unearthed downtown at Heritage Chilliwack event

The Algra Brothers’ art director will be guest speaker at September 5 event in Chilliwack

Gathering on the Fraser to foster mutual respect for fisheries

Frustrations of the fishing season well known to user groups on the Lower Fraser River this summer

Two hiking families team up to extinguish fire in Manning Park backcountry

Children and their parents worked for three hours to ensure safety of the popular hiking region

Sardis neighbourhood planning process set to begin in Chilliwack

Residents will have several ways to get involved in the the City of Chilliwack planning process

VIDEO: Two people, dog escape house fire in Chilliwack

The early-morning blaze started around 6 a.m. on Third Avenue

Cougar spotted in Seabird Island

Residents are asked to report all sightings to conservation

Agassiz, Harrison churches come together to tackle homelessness

A new group is developing a resource centre to connect the homeless to local services

Envision Financial hosting barbecue fundraiser at Chilliwack’s Sardis Park to help fire victims

Residents of the Park Ridge apartment building are struggling in the wake of the devastating fire.

Bus-car collision snarls Yale Road traffic in Chilliwack

Driver of the four-door sedan had to be extricated from vehicle

  • Aug 15, 2019

Repairs recommended for Harrison bridges, roads, transportation plan says

The plan outlines which roads need urgent repairs; what Harrison can do to be more bike-friendly

Funding for popular riding area near Hope approved

Local riding group can use funds to improve staging area for its off-road members

VIDEO: North America’s top chainsaw carvers begin competition in Hope

Chainsaw carving competition includes four days of carving, speed carving and several auctions

UPDATE: Hunt intensifies for missing Langley man

Nicholas Sonier hasn’t been seen since Monday and didn’t show up for work: police