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The Abbotsford Centre and Chilliwack Coliseum can now host 100 per cent capacity events. (File photos)

Abbotsford Centre, Chilliwack Coliseum now open to 100 per cent capacity

Fraser Health has lifted the indoor venue restrictions that were originally put in place on Sept. 28

 

Grant Riley was a rock in the Chilliwack Chiefs net for the month of November, and he has been selected to play in the BCHL all-star three-on-three tournament in Penticton. (Darren Francis photo)

Chilliwack Chief Grant Riley to play in BCHL three-on-three tournament

Riley joins Chilliwack defenceman Abram Wiebe as Coastal Conference all-star selections

 

Wearing 1990s style gear on Retro in the Rink night at the Chilliwack Coliseum, Cameron Johnson of the Chiefs (in blue) takes on the Langley Rivermen in BCHL action Dec. 3, 2021. (Darren Francis photo)

Chilliwack Chiefs take two of three from busy BCHL weekend

The Chiefs finally beat the Langley Rivermen, and did so in convincing fashion at the Coliseum

 

Grant Riley and his Chilliwack Chiefs are back in action after having last weekend's games cancelled due to flooding fallout. (Darren Francis photo)

Chilliwack Chief Grant Riley among BCHL’s best for November

The first-year stopper has been named third star of the month by the junior A league

Grant Riley and his Chilliwack Chiefs are back in action after having last weekend's games cancelled due to flooding fallout. (Darren Francis photo)
Brady Milburn (No. 17 in white) and his Chilliwack Chiefs were set to host the Coquitlam Express Wednesday night (Dec. 1) at the Chilliwack Coliseum, but problems on Highway 7 have forced the BCHL to postpone the game. (Darren Francis photo)

Chilliwack Chiefs game against Coquitlam postponed due to Highway 7 problems

Landslides and a car accident had Highway 7 closing, then opening, then closing again Dec. 1

Brady Milburn (No. 17 in white) and his Chilliwack Chiefs were set to host the Coquitlam Express Wednesday night (Dec. 1) at the Chilliwack Coliseum, but problems on Highway 7 have forced the BCHL to postpone the game. (Darren Francis photo)
Chilliwack Chiefs blueliner Xavier Henry has committed to play for the University of Vermont Catamounts in 2022-23. (Chilliwack Chiefs twitter photo)

Chilliwack Chief Xavier Henry commits to Catamounts

The six-foot-five blueliner will finish out his last BCHL season before heading to Vermont

Chilliwack Chiefs blueliner Xavier Henry has committed to play for the University of Vermont Catamounts in 2022-23. (Chilliwack Chiefs twitter photo)
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Numbers suggest Chilliwack Chiefs are an elite team in BCHL

The record doesn’t show it yet, but everything else points to the Chiefs being a powerhouse

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BCHL taking out-of-conference games off the schedule for rest of 2021-22 season

The league is shifting to regional matchups with travel still hindered province wide

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Chilliwack Chief Kienan Draper collected six points in three games to earn Third Star of the Week honours from the BCHL. (Darren Francis photo)

Chilliwack Chief Kienan Draper the BCHL Third Star of the Week

Draper and the Chiefs scored lots of goals in wins over Powell River, Coquitlam and Surrey

Chilliwack Chief Kienan Draper collected six points in three games to earn Third Star of the Week honours from the BCHL. (Darren Francis photo)
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Chilliwack Chiefs beat Coquitlam and Surrey in BCHL battles

The junior A club is 5-2 in November after experiencing an uneven October

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Chilliwack’s Cameron Johnson is one of 24 BCHL skaters added to an online all-star ballot along with eight goaltenders. (Darren Francis photo)

BCHL adds 24 skaters, 8 goaltenders to online all-star ballot

Voting is open until Tuesday to determine which six skaters and four goalies make the game

Chilliwack’s Cameron Johnson is one of 24 BCHL skaters added to an online all-star ballot along with eight goaltenders. (Darren Francis photo)
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Chilliwack Chiefs pummel Powell River in 11-1 BCHL win

Nine different Chiefs lit the lamp during a Wednesday night rout at the Chilliwack Coliseum

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Grant Riley and his Chilliwack Chiefs are back in action after having last weekend’s games cancelled due to flooding fallout. (Darren Francis photo)

Goalie Grant Riley looks to maintain momentum in return to Chilliwack Chiefs net

The stopper had shutouts in two consecutive games before flooding cancelled last weekend’s action

Grant Riley and his Chilliwack Chiefs are back in action after having last weekend’s games cancelled due to flooding fallout. (Darren Francis photo)
Chilliwack Chief Abram Wiebe is one of 18 BCHLers named to the All-Star three-on-three tournament following a poll of league coaches. (Darren Francis photo)

BCHL coaches determine initial 18 skaters for three-on-three all-star tournament

Remaining all-stars will be determined through online fan voting

Chilliwack Chief Abram Wiebe is one of 18 BCHLers named to the All-Star three-on-three tournament following a poll of league coaches. (Darren Francis photo)
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Flooding fallout forces BCHL to postpone more games

Nine matches are being pushed back, but the junior A league has also added nine regional games

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Chilliwack Chiefs and Chilliwack Minor Hockey Association players one day one of the Food & Donations Drive on Wednesday, Nov. 17. They’re back at it Thursday night (Nov. 18) from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Chilliwack Coliseum. (Hayley Ferguson photo)

Food and donation drive for flood relief tonight at Chilliwack Coliseum

The Chilliwack Chiefs, Chilliwack Minor Hockey Association and Cheam Source for Sports join forces

Chilliwack Chiefs and Chilliwack Minor Hockey Association players one day one of the Food & Donations Drive on Wednesday, Nov. 17. They’re back at it Thursday night (Nov. 18) from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Chilliwack Coliseum. (Hayley Ferguson photo)
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BCHL postpones eight games due to flooding

The homes of the Chilliwack Chiefs and Merritt Centennials have been particularly hard hit

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A Chilliwack Chiefs road trip to Penticton would normally be a quick three hour trip up the Coquihalla, but the highway is badly damaged and impassable. (BC Transportation)

Chilliwack Chiefs benched by flooding

The Chiefs need to pull a rabbit out of the hat to make weekend games in Penticton and Cranbrook

A Chilliwack Chiefs road trip to Penticton would normally be a quick three hour trip up the Coquihalla, but the highway is badly damaged and impassable. (BC Transportation)
Doug Ast in action for the Chilliwack Chiefs during a 1990s game at the Chilliwack Coliseum. (Chilliwack Progress archive photo)

Former Chilliwack Chiefs great to play a part on Retro in the Rink night

All-time scoring leader Doug Ast will drop the puck Dec. 3 as the Chiefs celebrate the 1990s

Doug Ast in action for the Chilliwack Chiefs during a 1990s game at the Chilliwack Coliseum. (Chilliwack Progress archive photo)
Chilliwack Chief Kienan Draper has committed to the NCAA’s Michigan Wolverines. (Darren Francis photo)

Chilliwack Chief Kienan Draper commits to Michigan Wolverines

A teenager with deep ties to the Great Lakes State will go home after graduating from the BCHL

Chilliwack Chief Kienan Draper has committed to the NCAA’s Michigan Wolverines. (Darren Francis photo)