Health, News

January 21, 2022

More babies are being born in the valley; hospitals can’t keep up

The number of babies born in Fraser Health hospitals was on pace last October to hit heights not seen in at least a decade, data shows

Health   News

January 21, 2022

More babies are being born in the valley; hospitals can’t keep up

The number of babies born in Fraser Health hospitals was on pace last October to hit heights not seen in at least a decade, data shows

Events

January 21, 2022

Orange-shirt origin story wins Chilliwack film festival’s top prize

How to find information on the best films at last weekend’s Chilliwack Independent Film Festival, and watch a panel on diversity in the film industry.

News

January 20, 2022

Fraser Valley evacuees still waiting for financial assistance from province

Residents on Sumas Prairie are still waiting for funds from BC's Disaster Financial Assistance program to rebuild their homes

January 20, 2022

PHOTOS: A late Christmas present for Fraser Valley goats and frogs

How a local non-profit turned two dozen discarded Christmas trees into crucial habitat for a local at-risk species.

Education   Your city

January 19, 2022

The kids aren’t alright

The pandemic is making life harder for Fraser Valley teens, adding to the 'stress pileup' teens throughout history have faced.

Housing   News

January 18, 2022

The $73 billion pie: a home-selling bonanza in 3 charts

More than $70 billion was paid for homes in the Lower Mainland, as realtors and government raked in hundreds of millions of dollars.

News   Your city

January 18, 2022

Squash for Chilliwack, a pond for Langley, sand for Abbotsford: 2022 budget highlights

New trails, a new spray park, and another pump track are among the spending plans revealed in new city budgets

History

January 17, 2022

Your one-sentence histories of the Fraser Valley

Fraser Valley Current readers deliver 22 personal histories, in single sentences.

Community Profile   Environment

January 14, 2022

Worms, people, and produce: turning food waste on its head

From produce to people to livestock to worms, ReFeed Canada is focusing on circular nutrition to make sure no vegetable is wasted.

News

January 13, 2022

Beyond India’s borders: the farmers’ protest reaches the valley

For decades, India’s government protected the agriculture sector from the free market. Then, a year and a half ago, Prime Minister Modi set out to change that. The move didn’t sit well with farmers—and not just those in India.

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