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Chilliwack cannabis retail applicant asks city council to reconsider rejected proposal

Unusual vote on May 7 to reject Promontory pot shop before public hearing was unanimous

Growing coffee, tea, lemons and papayas right here in Chilliwack

‘Anything that is grown anywhere on the planet we can grow’

UPDATE: Highway 1 reopened after multi-vehicle crash east of Chilliwack

Westbound lanes near Herrling Island were closed for hours amid busy holiday weekend traffic

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Growing coffee in a Canadian greenhouse
Chilliwack Workers' Day of Mourning
Feds in Chilliwack to announce $45M for diking project
Uncovering pieces of the past in Downtown Chilliwack

Age nothing but a number for women in Fraser Valley 7-a-side soccer league

Rockers’ soccer 7-a-side league is for women 30 and older

  • May 19, 2019

Agassiz bus driver’s seatbelt petition heads to Ottawa

Gary Lillico is hoping his one-month petition will make a mark on the House of Commons

No crackers for quackers: Hope resident warns fellow locals to not feed wild birds

‘You should not feed wildlife anything—they don’t need it,’ Wildlife Rescue Association says

Lower than normal snowpack means low flood hazard for Chilliwack

Low risk is barring any prolonged heat or rain, which might change things

Man dead after motorcycle crash in Hope, police watchdog says

Thursday’s crash is still being investigated by the IIO

Four years in jail for Langley, Maple Ridge scissor robber

Ryan Korte also guilty of a Chilliwack vehicle theft for which he received eight months

Street banners are the latest vehicle for public art in Chilliwack

Uniquely Chilliwack street banner program will add some colour to the Yale-Vedder corridor

Not enough in reserves for new Chilliwack elementary school

Budget reading includes news that reserves are under a million dollars

Seven-foot boa constrictor briefly on the loose in a Chilliwack neighbourhood

Nearby residents warned ‘Copper’ was missing but was quickly found in a bucket

Agassiz, Harrison prepared for uncertain wildfire season

The fire departments are ready after lessons learned from last year’s wildfires

Park bench and garden space selected to thank former mayor

The beautiful plantings and pair of benches by the water are very much appreciated

RCMP confirm dramatic fire in downtown Chilliwack was drug lab

Public kept away from area for significant time after May 2 blaze because of volatile chemicals

Possibility of pump track for Chilliwack being investigated

Council decided to direct staff to look into the logistics and viability of building one here

New arts and tech school will open in Chilliwack in 2020

New high school will work in conjunction with nearby middle school, senior staff says

Illicit drug overdose fatalities continue in Chilliwack

First quarter data show 100% of local illicit drug overdoses involved fentanyl up from 75% last year

Chilliwack school trustees vote for pay raise

Remuneration bump follows recommendations by ad-hoc committee