Robert Freeman

Fraser Health urged to shop local

But MLA John Les believes hospital meal procurement idea ‘not that easy.'

Feds settle out-of-court with family of murdered inmate

The family of Mountain prison inmate who was strangled to death by his cellmate has reached an out-of-court settlement.

Two FVRD directors making NDP nomination bids

Wendy Bales and Dennis Adamson, directors at the FVRD, are running for NDP nominations in Chilliwack and in Abbotsford-Mission.

Proposed electoral boundary changes raise concerns all over Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon: MP

MP Mark Strahl said he's heard from constitutents all over the Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon riding concerned with the proposed boundary changes.

Outpatient rehab clinic in Chilliwack to open Tuesday

BC Health Minister Mike de Jong isn't commenting publicly on Chilliwack-Hope MLA Gwen O'Mahony's request for delay in closure plan.

Reverse decision on rehab closure in Chilliwack urged residents

A crowd of 80 people attended a town hall meeting to voice concerns about the closure of the rehab unit at Chilliwack General Hospital.

FVRD residents still throwing stones at gravel mining plan

Aggregate Pilot Project gets frosty reception at public meeting held in Chilliwack Tuesday night.

Langley Township eyes seat at Fraser Valley Regional District

Mayors mum as they head into a Friday meeting to discuss possible changes to regional district governments.

Pipeline ‘safest’ way to move oil: Kinder Morgan

A spokesman for the company says pipelines are proven to be the 'safest and most efficient' method.

Sparks fly before public hearing on gravel bylaw starts

Residents opposed to a bylaw mapping out future gravel pit locations in the Fraser Valley take to the Internet as public hearing announced.

Abbotsford man among three charged after ‘super hero’ stings

The trio are accused of child luring after civilian vigilantes posed online as a teen girl who wanted to meet for sex

Pipeline opposition grows in the Fraser Valley

Pipe Up Network formed to organize opposition to twinning Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline.

Chilliwack-Hope MLA’s first Question Period issue about a mobile home park in Abby

Gwen O'Mahony said her QP debut was part of a "broader" issue the NDP was raising, and wasn't "technically" her first question.

B.C. judge weighs doda dangers

A drug in common use by South East Asians may hold serious criminal consequences for two B.C. men caught growing the opiate in Chilliwack

Hang-gliding pilot apologizes for fatal flight: ‘Please believe me’

Jon Orders has apologized to parents, police and public for the hang-gliding flight in which his 27-year-old passenger fell to her death.

Pilot charged in fatal hang-gliding flight out on bail

Jon Orders, charged with obstruction of justice after a fatal tandem flight April 28, was released from custody Monday in Chilliwack.

Police wait for swallowed video card in fatal hang gliding accident

The pilot in a fatal hang-gliding incident Saturday allegedly swallowed a memory card that may contain evidence sought by police.

Speeder hits 265 km/h on Hwy 1: RCMP

Three friends celebrating a birthday by speeding on Hwy 1 early Thursday morning may be looking at criminal charges.

Yarrow gas station destroyed by fire

Emergency crews have knocked down a fire at a Yarrow gas station that came dangerously close to fuel pumps.

B.C. budget cuts ‘unrealistic,’ says UFV president Mark Evered

Presidents of post-secondary institutions in B.C. send "reminder" to B.C. government that budget cuts will affect student services.