Chilliwack

Teen In Hospital After Train Hits Tractor

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.06.2014 | Canada British Columbia

CHILLIWACK, B.C. - Two people are in hospital after a tractor was hit by a train in Chilliwack.RCMP say the driver, a 15-year-old boy, was airlifted t...

B.C. Measles Outbreak Spreading

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.15.2014 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - The Fraser Health Authority is warning that a measles outbreak is spreading outside school and religious groups.Chief Medical Health Of...

Jewelry Stolen From Bedridden Senior

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A B.C. senior is pleading for the return of sentimentality valuable jewelry that was allegedly stolen from her room as she lay bedridden in a long-ter...

Suspect Released In Baby's Death

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.23.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Police have arrested a man in connection with the death of a 14-month-old baby in Chilliwack on Friday. Mounties arrived at a home in the city's Pr...

Man Arrested In Baby's Death

CBC | Posted 11.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A 14-month-old baby in Chilliwack, B.C., has died, and police say that foul play is suspected in the death. Sgt. Jenn Pound with the Lower Mainland'...

Court Rules On B.C. Baby's Botched Delivery

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

OTTAWA - The Supreme Court of Canada has restored a finding against a British Columbia doctor after a botched delivery that left a newborn with perman...

Chilliwack Water Now E. Coli-Free

CBC | Posted 04.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Chilliwack's water supply is now free of E. coli bacteria, one day after the city started emergency chlorination of its water system. Resi...

Bad Idea: Stealing From Mounties

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

CHILLIWACK, B.C. - A crook picked the wrong target when he tried to break into a truck in Chilliwack, B.C., Sunday.The vehicle was owned by RCMP Staff...

Should B.C. Schools Hand Out Bibles?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 10.28.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A persistent parent in Chilliwack, B.C. has appealed to the province's education minister to stop schools from handing Bibles out to Grade 5 students....

More Child Sex Charges Against B.C. Man

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

CHILLIWACK, B.C. - Child pornography charges are stacking up against a man in B.C.'s Fraser Valley, and the Mounties say they are concerned there may ...

Memory Card Takes A Licking (And A Swallowing) But Still Holds Evidence: RCMP

CBC | Posted 10.23.2012 | Canada British Columbia

The RCMP say they have been able to view the contents of a memory card allegedly swallowed by the pilot of a fatal tandem hang-glider flight, but they...

Human Error, Not Equipment Failure, In Hang-Gliding Death: Report

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.22.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Human error, not weather or faulty equipment, caused a woman to fall about 300 metres to her death during a hang-gliding trip in British C...

Maybe One Of The Biggest Catches EVER

CP | Vivian Luk, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.19.2012 | Canada Travel

VANCOUVER - Three years ago, British couple Michael and Margaret Snell travelled to the Vancouver area for a fishing trip and thought they hit the jac...

March Of The Fire Ants In B.C.

CBC | Posted 08.25.2012 | Canada

British Columbia's growing population of European fire ants is getting more attention from municipalities in the Metro Vancouver area. Th...

History Repeating Itself In B.C.?

CBC | Posted 08.20.2012 | Canada

Water levels on B.C.'s upper Fraser River have peaked, putting several Fraser Valley communities under evacuation alerts as the water rus...

WATCH: Hang Glider Pilot Who Ate Memory Card Apologizes For Death

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - When hang glider pilot William Orders set out to take a young woman soaring through the skies over scenic British Columbia last month, his...

B.C. Tax Evader Sentenced

CBC | Posted 07.10.2012 | Canada Business

An anti-tax crusader from Chilliwack, B.C., who counselled hundreds of people to evade millions of dollars in income tax has been sentenc...

Hang Glider Pilot Co-operating, Says Lawyer

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.07.2012 | Canada

CHILLIWACK, B.C. - A hang glider pilot whose 27-year-old passenger dropped to her death during a flight over British Columbia's Fraser Valley has repe...

B.C. Braces For Whooping Cough Outbreak

CBC | Posted 04.08.2012 | Canada

The Fraser Health Authority is stockpiling whooping cough vaccine, preparing for a possible outbreak of the highly contagious disease. ...

B.C. Chopper Crash Leaves One Dead

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.18.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - An emergency training simulation morphed into a real-life disaster operation on Tuesday when an RCMP helicopter crashed into snow-covered ...

Helicopter Crashes In BC's Fraser Valley: Reports

CBC | Posted 03.18.2012 | Canada

An RCMP helicopter pilot involved in an emergency exercise in B.C.'s Fraser Valley was killed when the aircraft crashed Tuesday. ...

Greyhound Passengers May Have Been Exposed To TB

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.04.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - The B.C. Centre for Disease Control says passengers on a Greyhound bus that travelled from Vancouver to Kelowna last month may have been e...

Narrow Escape From B.C. Mudslide Leaves Woman Shaken

CP | Posted 08.29.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- CHILLIWACK, B.C. - The woman was dazed and trembling as she walked in to the small-town truck stop, where she told the cashier a...