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Piping hot pizza delivered to your door is usually a good thing, but not if you didn’t order it. (Black Press file photo)

Lower Mainland woman tries to unravel mystery of unwanted food deliveries

Someone with an unknown phone number has been sending orders to Amber Gibbons’ home for weeks

Piping hot pizza delivered to your door is usually a good thing, but not if you didn’t order it. (Black Press file photo)
Chilliwack’s Aaron Pauls steps in for Chris Bertram as head coach of UFV men’s golf team

Chilliwack’s Aaron Pauls steps in for Chris Bertram as head coach of UFV men’s golf team

After being mentored for several years by Bertram, Pauls is ready to keep the program rolling

Chilliwack’s Aaron Pauls steps in for Chris Bertram as head coach of UFV men’s golf team
Sergeant Scrivens from the Seaforth Highlanders of Canada speaks to Chilliwack Mayor Ken Popove about training equipment that the Army Reserves use during a visit to the Opsee Training Area in Chilliwack on August 21. (Photo by Bombardier Albert Law, 39 CBG Public Affairs)

Chilliwack mayor Ken Popove visits well-hidden military base near Cultus Lake

The Canadian Armed Forces have been training in relative secrecy at the site for years

Sergeant Scrivens from the Seaforth Highlanders of Canada speaks to Chilliwack Mayor Ken Popove about training equipment that the Army Reserves use during a visit to the Opsee Training Area in Chilliwack on August 21. (Photo by Bombardier Albert Law, 39 CBG Public Affairs)
Allan Fotheringham grew up in Chilliwack and went on to write nine books and become perhaps the most well-known columnist in Canada.

A legendary columnist with Chilliwack ties, Allan Fotheringham passes away at age 87

Fotheringham moved to Chilliwack at 10 years old and had his first byline in the Chilliwack Progress

Allan Fotheringham grew up in Chilliwack and went on to write nine books and become perhaps the most well-known columnist in Canada.
The glowing ball in the sky is going to heat up the Fraser Valley, with temperatures in the mid-30s expected. (Eric J. Welsh/ Chilliwack Progress)

Environment Canada issues hot weather warning for Fraser Valley

Temperatures are expected to get into the mid 30s today, with a chance of a thunderstorm tonight

The glowing ball in the sky is going to heat up the Fraser Valley, with temperatures in the mid-30s expected. (Eric J. Welsh/ Chilliwack Progress)
Niko Marcina takes charge of UFV women’s soccer squad on interim basis

Niko Marcina takes charge of UFV women’s soccer squad on interim basis

Marcina steps into the role of head coach, replacing the departed Rob Giesbrecht

Niko Marcina takes charge of UFV women’s soccer squad on interim basis
Marks on the bottom of a canoe allegedly made when a motor boat brushed it hard enough to leave paint marks and toss its occupant, Peggy Joe, into Cultus Lake. (Rick Joe/Facebook)

RCMP charge Langley man in connection with boat collision on Cultus Lake

A 67-year-old man allegedly operated a motor boat that collided with a woman paddling a canoe

Marks on the bottom of a canoe allegedly made when a motor boat brushed it hard enough to leave paint marks and toss its occupant, Peggy Joe, into Cultus Lake. (Rick Joe/Facebook)
Fraser Valley Bandits release top forward Cameron Forte

Fraser Valley Bandits release top forward Cameron Forte

A team leader through four games of the CEBL Summer Series, Forte has been cut loose

Fraser Valley Bandits release top forward Cameron Forte
The view from the top of Mt. Cheam as the Happy Hiker, Art Lengkeek (sitting on rock between two friends) celebrates reaching the summit. (Submitted photo)

The Happy Hiker, Art Lengkeek, recognized with bench and plaque on Mount Thom trail

The 88 year old is a familiar sight on trails throughout the Fraser Valley and beyond

The view from the top of Mt. Cheam as the Happy Hiker, Art Lengkeek (sitting on rock between two friends) celebrates reaching the summit. (Submitted photo)
Cultus Lake residents say lives are endangered by visitors who ignore no-parking zones

Cultus Lake residents say lives are endangered by visitors who ignore no-parking zones

In a Facebook letter, a resident says emergency crews can’t get through to answer distress calls

Cultus Lake residents say lives are endangered by visitors who ignore no-parking zones
Dr. Martha Dow (middle) is the director of CHASI, the Community Health and Social Innovation hub. (Greg Laychak, UFV photo)

Turning UFV research into action with Community Health and Social Innovation hub

The University of the Fraser Valley is teaming with community partners on a new project

Dr. Martha Dow (middle) is the director of CHASI, the Community Health and Social Innovation hub. (Greg Laychak, UFV photo)
Chilliwack home built in 1910 will be saved from demolition

Chilliwack home built in 1910 will be saved from demolition

The 110-year-old house on Hope River Road is being relocated to nearby Riverside Drive

Chilliwack home built in 1910 will be saved from demolition
Raymond Gene Jarvis was last seen by a Chilliwack caregiver in early July. (RCMP photo)

RCMP ask for assistance to find missing Chilliwack man

Raymond Gene Jarvis has been missing since early July

Raymond Gene Jarvis was last seen by a Chilliwack caregiver in early July. (RCMP photo)
Chilliwack RCMP seeing surge in telephone-based tax scam

Chilliwack RCMP seeing surge in telephone-based tax scam

Victims are phoned by someone claiming to represent the Canada Revenue Agency, demanding money

Chilliwack RCMP seeing surge in telephone-based tax scam
Jordan Kawaguchi wore the captain’s C for the BCHL’s Chilliwack Chiefs in 2017 and will wear it once more for the NCAA’s North Dakota Fighting Hawks. (University of North Dakota photo)

Chilliwack Chiefs alum Jordan Kawaguchi named captain of North Dakota Fighting Hawks

The high scoring forward will lead UND into the 2020-21 NCAA Div-1 hockey season

Jordan Kawaguchi wore the captain’s C for the BCHL’s Chilliwack Chiefs in 2017 and will wear it once more for the NCAA’s North Dakota Fighting Hawks. (University of North Dakota photo)
Ron Hupper reached celebrity status with people who traveled Keith Wilson Road on a regular basis, sitting in his wheelchair at the end of his driveway, smiling and waving at everyone who went by. (Facebook photo)

Fraser Valley loses the Keith Wilson Waver as Ron Hupper passes away

Hupper brought smiles to the faces of hundreds of people traveling Chilliwack’s Keith Wilson Road

Ron Hupper reached celebrity status with people who traveled Keith Wilson Road on a regular basis, sitting in his wheelchair at the end of his driveway, smiling and waving at everyone who went by. (Facebook photo)
UPDATE: Missing Chilliwack teenager located

UPDATE: Missing Chilliwack teenager located

RCMP report 18-year-old who was last seen in Abbotsford is safe and sound

UPDATE: Missing Chilliwack teenager located
Canadian Elite Basketball League to use Elam Ending in Summer Series

Canadian Elite Basketball League to use Elam Ending in Summer Series

The end-of-game rules aim to restore flow, encourage comebacks and promote late-game heroics

Canadian Elite Basketball League to use Elam Ending in Summer Series
Cultus Lake Waterpark was mostly empty Monday morning, except for owner Chris Steunenberg and employees who are getting ready to open the popular attraction July 8. (Eric J. Welsh/ The Progress)

Cultus Lake Adventure Park and Cultus Lake Waterpark set to open

The popular attractions will be operating in a new normal with COVID-19 protocols in place

Cultus Lake Waterpark was mostly empty Monday morning, except for owner Chris Steunenberg and employees who are getting ready to open the popular attraction July 8. (Eric J. Welsh/ The Progress)
Fraser Valley teacher suspended for physical altercations

Fraser Valley teacher suspended for physical altercations

Sudhir Raj Pallingalthodi Jabbar admitted to cuffing two students in the back of the head

Fraser Valley teacher suspended for physical altercations