Chilliwack River Valley

Three vehicles removed from the Chilliwack River on May 1, 2022. (DFO photo)

VIDEO: Helicopter used to remove vehicles from Chilliwack River bed

DFO project in co-operation with Soowahlie First Nation, ICBC and others

 

RCMP officers hiked almost 13 kilometres into the bush tracking a distressed man who took off from Chilliwack Lake campground. (Google Maps)

‘No doubt he’d have been dead’ mom tells Chilliwack RCMP after son’s rescue

Relieved mother pens thank-you to RCMP who hiked for hours in frozen woods to save adult son

 

(RCMP logo)

Man in distress tracked for hours by RCMP, police dogs in Chilliwack River Valley

‘Determination’ of RCMP combing back country near Chilliwack Lake likely saved man’s life

 

Guides delivering supplies L to R: Avery Wilkins, Bruno Pelletier, Jodi Brown, Molly Johnsen, and Caitlin Thomson, and not pictured were Sam Grenier and Dave McBride from Chilliwack River Rafting Adventures. (Suzy Coulter photo)

Christmas Day delivery pulled off by Chilliwack River Rafting guides

‘We were touched and humbled by how willing people were to jump in and help us,’ says CRV resident

Guides delivering supplies L to R: Avery Wilkins, Bruno Pelletier, Jodi Brown, Molly Johnsen, and Caitlin Thomson, and not pictured were Sam Grenier and Dave McBride from Chilliwack River Rafting Adventures. (Suzy Coulter photo)
A vehicle drives through Pierce Creek as it flows across Chilliwack Lake Road on Friday, Nov. 19, 2021. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)

VIDEO: Pierce Creek completely blocked, water flows across Chilliwack Lake Road after heavy rainfall

Crews removing debris from creek, repairing several sections of Chilliwack Lake Road

A vehicle drives through Pierce Creek as it flows across Chilliwack Lake Road on Friday, Nov. 19, 2021. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)
A man looks out at Chilliwack Lake on Jan. 13, 2019. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress file)

Chilliwack Lake Park renamed to reflect ancestral Indigenous place name

Provincial park has acquired the name Sxótsaqel meaning ‘sacred lake’ in Halq’eméylem

A man looks out at Chilliwack Lake on Jan. 13, 2019. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress file)
This bag of cigarette butts was collected on a short stretch of Chilliwack Lake Road. (Sue Abegg photo)

Bag of cigarette butts raises concern for wildfire risk in Chilliwack River Valley

‘I can’t understand how people can throw their butts out the window. It has to stop,’ says CRV resident

This bag of cigarette butts was collected on a short stretch of Chilliwack Lake Road. (Sue Abegg photo)
A 33-year-old man drowned on the Chilliwack River on Saturday, May 29, 2021. (Google Maps)

RCMP confirm weekend drowning on Chilliwack River

33-year-old man was rafting when he went into water near Tamihi Creek Campground

A 33-year-old man drowned on the Chilliwack River on Saturday, May 29, 2021. (Google Maps)
Chilliwack Fire Department crews joined firefighters from Chilliwack River Valley and BCWFS after a brush fire got out of control and spread to a forested hillside near Hood Road in the CRV. (Progress file)

Brush fire gets out of control in the Chilliwack River Valley

Firefighters from the CRV managed to knock down fire before it spread to top of forested hillside

Chilliwack Fire Department crews joined firefighters from Chilliwack River Valley and BCWFS after a brush fire got out of control and spread to a forested hillside near Hood Road in the CRV. (Progress file)
Pop-up banner image ×