Sam Bates

Crime prevention evolution in Chilliwack

The Crime Prevention Society has an idea to unite Chilliwack City Watch volunteers with auxiliary police officers for low-priority calls.

Space to taste at Old Yale Brewing

Summer is busy for Old Yale Brewing as they open a new, larger location and tasting room and start selling beer at farmers' markets.

Home brewing made easy with Goldsteam

Goldsteam Craft Brewing Supplies offers novice and advanced home brewers alike fresh ingredients and high-quality equipment.

Secondary Characters takes fresh approach to Oz

Secondary Characters presents the Wizard of Oz at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre, with shows running July 28 to August 7.

Rental squeeze putting pressure on animal rescue

Are you a cat person? The Chilliwack Animal Safe Haven could use your help to care for the 150 cats that are waiting for a forever home.

Flo Rida makes sole Lower Mainland stop in Chilliwack

The Progress reached chart-topper Flo Rida to talk about his upcoming show at the Prospera Centre on Tuesday, July 19.

Christmas in July helps food bank fill gap

The Chilliwack food bank sees a significant increase of users in the summer. The red donation kettles will around town July 22-23 to help.

Chilliwack helps feed Burns Bog firefighters

Chilliwack Salvation Army answered the call to help feed Burns Bog firefighters this week.

Cultus Lake Marina dives into social media

Cultus Lake Marina kicked off the summer by inviting social media influencers to take their jet-skis and boats for a spin.

Chilliwack nominees ready for FVMA

The 2016 Fraser Valley Music Awards show is set for Saturday, July 16. Chilliwack nominees discuss the impacts of the FVMA initiative.

Youth have chance to ‘STAR’ this summer

Ann Davis is launching their annual Summer Training and Recreation (STAR) program to teach youth workplace and life skills.

YMCA offers teens free summer fitness pass

The Chilliwack Family YMCA is offering a free summer pass for teens to help them stay active this July and August.

Hairbrained scheme plays fast and loose

Hairbrain, Anh Phung and Alan Makie, takes an improvisational approach to jazz, folk and rock. They perform at Bozzini's July 3.

Yes We Mystic brings intensity to Tractorgrease

Winnipeg-born Indie-rock band Yes We Mystic performs June 30 in Chilliwack, promoting their latest album Forgiver.

Human Services Career Program takes off

A Chilliwack mentorship program that brings together university, high school and elementary school students celebrated its first year.

Aboriginal healthcare gets $2 million boost

Fraser Health, FNHA committed a combined $2 million to address gaps in healthcare system to improve health outcomes for Aboriginal people.

Take a ‘Staycation’ in Chilliwack for Canada Day

Enjoy family fun on Canada Day with plenty of games, food trucks, bands and fireworks and more in downtown Chilliwack on July 1.

Fingers fly at Tractorgrease on Thursday

Renowned guitarist and singer/songwriter Calum Graham joins Kris Schulz at the Tractorgrease Cafe on June 23.

VIDEO: Testing the tourism waters in Chilliwack

Tourism Chilliwack's familiarization tour provided front-line staff with first-hand experiences of exciting tourism opportunities.

Chilliwack sketch, digital artist earning international acclaim

Chilliwack artist Davis Graham, also known as Pencil Fingerz, is hosting an art show and fundraiser on June 25.