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The RCMP Dive Team was called in May 3, 2020 to assist with body recovery after two children died when a side-by-side ATV plunged into Foley Lake in the Chilliwack River Valley on May 3, 2020. (Shane MacKichan photo)

GoFundMe set up to help Abbotsford family after two children die in ATV accident

Three members of a family of five survived the tragedy at Foley Lake in Chilliwack

The RCMP Dive Team was called in May 3, 2020 to assist with body recovery after two children died when a side-by-side ATV plunged into Foley Lake in the Chilliwack River Valley on May 3, 2020. (Shane MacKichan photo)
Joy Pringle (in green) and Hannah Reinholt (in red) visted Foley Lake in Chilliwack to reconnect with nature and have a good time camping. They ended the trip helping to prevent an already-tragic situation from becoming far worse. (Submitted photo)

Good Samaritans help three people survive ATV accident at Foley Lake in Chilliwack

Two young children died, but if not for Joy Pringle and Hannah Reinholt, it could have been worse.

Joy Pringle (in green) and Hannah Reinholt (in red) visted Foley Lake in Chilliwack to reconnect with nature and have a good time camping. They ended the trip helping to prevent an already-tragic situation from becoming far worse. (Submitted photo)
The RCMP Dive Team was called in May 3, 2020 to assist with body recovery after two children died when a side-by-side ATV plunged into Foley Lake in the Chilliwack River Valley on May 3, 2020. (Shane MacKichan photo)

UPDATE: Two children killed in ATV accident in Chilliwack River Valley Sunday

Two adults and one other child escaped side-by-side rollover at Foley Lake

The RCMP Dive Team was called in May 3, 2020 to assist with body recovery after two children died when a side-by-side ATV plunged into Foley Lake in the Chilliwack River Valley on May 3, 2020. (Shane MacKichan photo)
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London Drugs to create ‘Local Central’ aisle for small businesses to sell products

Small businesses in Western Canada are invited to immediately submit products for consideration

(Black Press Media files)
Mission’s Lumex Instruments claims to have made-in-Canada solution for COVID-19 testing

Mission’s Lumex Instruments claims to have made-in-Canada solution for COVID-19 testing

Before Lumex can send the AriaDNA to market in Canada, they must get Health Canada approval.

Mission’s Lumex Instruments claims to have made-in-Canada solution for COVID-19 testing
Ready for delivery, these masks were earmarked for the COVID-19 ICU in Surrey.

Fraser Valley auto sound business starts producing face shields

Certified Auto Sound & Security is doing what it can to help frontline healthcare workers.

  • Apr 6, 2020
Ready for delivery, these masks were earmarked for the COVID-19 ICU in Surrey.
Abbotsford Pilots goalie Brock Machholz, a Chilliwack product, smothers the puck during a game against the Grandview Steelers. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

Clayton Robinson trying to get junior B team for Chilliwack

Robinson believes his new team will be approved by the Pacific Junior Hockey League next week.

Abbotsford Pilots goalie Brock Machholz, a Chilliwack product, smothers the puck during a game against the Grandview Steelers. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
Dragon boating changes lives for Spirit Abreast paddlers

Dragon boating changes lives for Spirit Abreast paddlers

The Cultus Lake based team is looking to fill a boat with breast cancer survivors and supporters.

Dragon boating changes lives for Spirit Abreast paddlers
Eleven years later, Chilliwack man still suffers from men’s hockey league hit

Eleven years later, Chilliwack man still suffers from men’s hockey league hit

Already prone to concussions, Shielan Laing’s life was forever altered by a cross-check to the head.

Eleven years later, Chilliwack man still suffers from men’s hockey league hit
Chilliwack’s iconic Pick-A-Part pink car staying where it is

Chilliwack’s iconic Pick-A-Part pink car staying where it is

An online petition wanting it moved to the Lickman Road roundabout may be unsuccessful.

Chilliwack’s iconic Pick-A-Part pink car staying where it is
Valley Huskers logo. (File)

Police called due to rowdy fans at 66-0 B.C. junior football game

Visiting Langley Rams fans got a little out of hand at the Saturday night game in Chilliwack

Valley Huskers logo. (File)
Chilliwack’s Justin Hancock (left) with big-armed beast Ryan Espey from Manitoba, who won the 110 kilogram weight class in both arms. (Submitted photo)

Arm wrestler overcomes injury to win national bronze

Three time provincial weight class champ Justin Hancock went into nationals with an injured elbow.

Chilliwack’s Justin Hancock (left) with big-armed beast Ryan Espey from Manitoba, who won the 110 kilogram weight class in both arms. (Submitted photo)
Top Canadian curlers clash at 2019 Everest senior men’s and women’s championships

Top Canadian curlers clash at 2019 Everest senior men’s and women’s championships

It’s the first big event at the just-opened Chilliwack Curling Club, and features an exciting field.

Top Canadian curlers clash at 2019 Everest senior men’s and women’s championships
BCHL Today: Merritt Centennials steal points in Wenatchee

BCHL Today: Merritt Centennials steal points in Wenatchee

BCHL Today is a (near) daily feature providing news and notes from around the junior A world.

BCHL Today: Merritt Centennials steal points in Wenatchee
Around the BCHL: West Kelowna Warriors lose defenceman to NCAA

Around the BCHL: West Kelowna Warriors lose defenceman to NCAA

Around the BCHL is a look at what’s happening in the league and throughout the junior A world.

Around the BCHL: West Kelowna Warriors lose defenceman to NCAA
Around the BCHL: Tough season for goalies and Prince George makes a move

Around the BCHL: Tough season for goalies and Prince George makes a move

Around the BCHL is a look at what’s happening in the league and the junior A world.

Around the BCHL: Tough season for goalies and Prince George makes a move
Around the BCHL: B.C. junior A league dominates Team Canada West roster

Around the BCHL: B.C. junior A league dominates Team Canada West roster

Around the BCHL is a look at what’s going on in the league and throughout the junior A world.

Around the BCHL: B.C. junior A league dominates Team Canada West roster
Around the BCHL: Victoria’s young guns light the lamp and Wenatchee fans paint the ice

Around the BCHL: Victoria’s young guns light the lamp and Wenatchee fans paint the ice

Around the BCHL is a look at what’s happening in the league and throughout the junior A world.

Around the BCHL: Victoria’s young guns light the lamp and Wenatchee fans paint the ice
Around the BCHL: Surrey Eagles have a new head coach, again

Around the BCHL: Surrey Eagles have a new head coach, again

Around the BCHL is a look at what’s happening in the league and around the junior A world.

Around the BCHL: Surrey Eagles have a new head coach, again
Around the BCHL: Chilliwack Chiefs lose starting goalie to injury

Around the BCHL: Chilliwack Chiefs lose starting goalie to injury

Around the BCHL is a look at what’s going on around the league and the junior A world.

Around the BCHL: Chilliwack Chiefs lose starting goalie to injury