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QUIZ: How much do you know about the Olympics?

Put your knowledge to the test with these 12 questions

‘There is community’: B.C. councillor welcomes new baby into world amid COVID-19 pandemic

‘I realize there’s much more than fear and worry… there is hope, there is new life’: Jason Lum

B.C. man holds virtual birthday party with 70 guests

Peter Van Mil of Abbotsford turns 35 and celebrates with Facebook Live video

QUIZ: Are you ready for spring?

To mark the first day of spring, take this short 10-question quiz

QUIZ: Are you feeling unlucky?

There are many superstitions surrounding Friday the 13th. See how well you know these traditions

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Data suggests B.C. efforts to flatten the curve of COVID-19 cases are starting to work
Young Abbotsford couple marries in quiet ceremony despite COVID-19
B.C. premier announces $5-billion COVID-19 aid and recovery plan
Feds release ads to back COVID-19 fight

Connect with your elderly neighbours during COVID-19 crisis

Check in on them, by phone or in person, to ensure their needs are being met

Salvation Army in Houston holds open house at new location

The Salvation Army in Houston recently moved locations from Ninth Street now…

  • Mar 11, 2020

International woman of the year in Houston

The Woman of the Year was awarded to Margaret Murphy at the…

  • Mar 11, 2020

The differnce between a crow and a rave

The Great Backyard Bird Count is over and all I saw were…

  • Mar 4, 2020

Cool is kind

Bullying is a major problem in schools, workplaces, homes and online. Pink…

  • Mar 4, 2020

Community winter carnival held in Houston

The Dze L K’ant Friendship Centre hosted a community winter festival with…

  • Feb 26, 2020

Free community movie in Houston

On Feb. 14 the PV Plaza present the Disney movie Tangled. Coastal…

  • Feb 19, 2020

Meet one of B.C.’s instructors in CPR and first aid for dogs

Paramedic teaches Dogsafe Canine First Aid to pet owners and people who run dog businesses

80,000 reasons to support the food bank

Supporting your local food bank couldn’t be easier

Western Financial boosts school food program

Silverthorne students benefit from many donations

Thrift store in Houston moves to mall

The Houston Salvation Army Thrift Store has moved locations. The former store…

  • Feb 5, 2020

Found toddler’s headstone stolen from Penticton funeral home

The headstone is a sample product that belongs to a local funeral home.

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Farms in BC

BC farmer shares reasons to love local!

  • Feb 3, 2020

Legion thanks RCMP with free memberships

BC/Yukon Command celebrates 100 years of RCMP service