Agassiz-Harrison Observer

‘Solitary’ filming in Harrison Hot Springs

Portions of East Sector Park closed until October 6

  • Sep 29, 2020


SD78 board: Cautious optimism, anxiety mix as school year begins

To say it's been an eventful two months for Superintendent Balan Moorthy and the entire staff and board of School District No. 78 would be an understatement.

  • Sep 28, 2020


Out on a Limb: What I learned from living through a pandemic

Awesome, I thought, when the pandemic hit, I'll learn some new skills.

  • Sep 27, 2020


Harrison businesses sign ‘Mask Pledge’

The initiative is designed to combat COVID, encourage visitors

  • Sep 26, 2020

LETTERS: A cordial traffic stop in Agassiz

Mary Weiss of Summerland recounts her experience with local police

  • Sep 26, 2020

Boulders near Harrison vandalized with derogatory word

Vandalism likely occured between Sunday evening and Tuesday evening

  • Sep 23, 2020

District Council: No Holiday Train this year

CP Rail, district working together on alternatives

  • Sep 22, 2020

Irish folk supergroup Kila set to perform on Saturday

Online concert will be available through Harrison Festival Society

  • Sep 22, 2020

OPINION: Beautiful B.C. – Isn’t it great? Shhh… Don’t tell anyone!

Huge numbers flocked to popular Chilliwack River Valley on Labour Day weekend

  • Sep 20, 2020

Tammy Wood earns top prize on Food Network’s ‘Wall of Chefs’

Former MasterChef contestant takes home $10,000 prize, beats out three other contenders

  • Sep 19, 2020

‘My hands go up to the people’: Chief Harris reflects on other Indigenous communities facing COVID

Seabird Island chief delivers updates on the pandemic, smoky conditions and community happenings

  • Sep 17, 2020

Smoke blankets Agassiz-Harrison as American wildfires burn

Fraser Health advises those with medical conditions to stay home and indoors if possible

  • Sep 16, 2020

‘We need to reduce the stigma’: Reflecting on Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

Suicide kills nearly 800,000 people per year, WHO states

  • Sep 15, 2020

Agassiz chef set to compete on ‘Wall of Chefs’

Tammy Wood is a former MasterChef Canada contestant

  • Sep 15, 2020

Derailment near Hope to impact train traffic in Kent for a few days

Crews are working to clean up, repair after derailment in Hope

  • Sep 14, 2020

Harrison Council: Proposed lagoon fountain comes under fire

Critics slam the fountain for being a safety hazard, unproductive for environment concerns

  • Sep 14, 2020

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

The Fraser Health Crisis Line is open 24/7 at 604-951-8855 and 1-877-820-7444

  • Sep 10, 2020

DEVELOPING: Agassiz RCMP investigating ‘targeted incident’ near Highway 9

Details scarce, police presence to stay for extended time

  • Sep 9, 2020

‘A tough six months’: Seabird Island chief discusses pandemic, salmon situation

Chief Harris encouraged community to remain COVID vigilant

  • Sep 8, 2020

Alex Cuba to hit the ‘Still Running’ stage

Cuba is one of Canada's most decorated Latin artists

  • Sep 8, 2020