Politics

January 27, 2023

Are election signs key to free speech?

“It is a slippery slope to inhibit freedom of expression,” a Fraser Valley MP wrote in a letter to municipality considering new sign restrictions.

Politics

January 27, 2023

Are election signs key to free speech?

“It is a slippery slope to inhibit freedom of expression,” a Fraser Valley MP wrote in a letter to municipality considering new sign restrictions.

News   Your data

January 26, 2023

How 2004-era planners overestimated two decades of Fraser Valley growth

The Fraser Valley has grown rapidly, but still fallen short of population projections made two decades ago.

Community Profile

January 25, 2023

How a teenager re-introduced video rentals in his community

A Langley student's love of tangible movies turned him into a neighbourhood celebrity.

Events   News

January 24, 2023

The Fraser Valley flood, through children’s eyes

Concern for cats and the loss of Lego punctuated post-flood stories told by children who lived by 2021's Fraser Valley flooding.

Education   News

January 21, 2023

Progress in Mission as Chilliwack & Abbotsford wait for court-ordered schools

A Mission francophone school will get a new school, but province still faces $2 billion bill for schools elsewhere

Environment

January 19, 2023

Killing owls to save owls

How efforts to save the endangered northern spotted owl have led to the culling of another type of owl in British Columbia.

Environment   News

January 19, 2023

Return of the owl: a decades-long fight finally brings the ‘messenger of the forest’ home

The release of three northern spotted owls was the culmination of decades of work, civil service battles, and Indigenous advocacy. The future, though, remains perilous.

Lifestyle   Your city

January 17, 2023

43 ways to make friends in the Fraser Valley

An Abbotsford newcomer wanted to know where to meet people in the Fraser Valley. We asked our readers. They responded en masse.

Climate Disaster Project

January 17, 2023

‘Lord save us!’: How a landslide changed Wanda Turner

Wanda Turner’s vehicle was hit by a wall of mud as she attempted to return to her Chilliwack home during 2021’s atmospheric river disaster.

News   Your data

January 16, 2023

How Chilliwack became BC’s favourite destination for in-province movers

Every year Vancouver loses more than 10,000 residents to other BC communities. Many are heading to the Fraser Valley.

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