Agassiz-Harrison Observer

Agassiz long term care homes receive first COVID-19 shot

Fraser Health says all 151 care homes in the region will have had vaccination clinics by Jan. 15

  • Jan 15, 2021


Local couple keeps Agassiz delivered

What started out as takeout delivery has turned into a pandemic business boom

  • Jan 15, 2021


Sts’ailes Community School to extend online learning until Feb. 8

The Sts'ailes First Nation remains closed to visitors

  • Jan 15, 2021


VIDEO: Harrison Lake rock slide caught on camera

The slide is not impacting the eastern forest service roads

  • Jan 15, 2021

$6K for fire management in Harrison Highlands

The District of Kent will be receiving an additional $4,700 for the project

  • Jan 14, 2021

2020 saw low hotel use, high daytrippers for Harrison Hot Springs

Tourism Harrison said COVID-19 amplified Harrison as a fair weather destination

  • Jan 14, 2021

Four-day COVID-19 exposure at Seabird Island school

Fraser Health will be in contact with anyone who may have contracted the virus

  • Jan 14, 2021

Seabird Island to receive COVID-19 vaccine in the coming weeks

All members 18 years and older will be eligible to be vaccinated

  • Jan 14, 2021

Agassiz RCMP’s use of naloxone saves man’s life

The 51-year-old was unresponsive and said to be in medical distress

  • Jan 13, 2021

UPDATE: Power restored to many in Harrison, Kent

Nearly 4,000 residents were without power since 1 a.m. Wednesday

  • Jan 13, 2021

Public hearing set for zoning changes to allow Tim Hortons, gas station on Lougheed Highway

The public will be able to provide comments on the proposed changes at the Feb. 8 hearing

  • Jan 12, 2021

Snow warnings in effect for Coquihalla, Highway 3

Drivers cautioned to use winter tires, chains

  • Jan 12, 2021

Harrison Hot Springs Elementary to hold lockdown drill Tuesday

Police may be on site at the school around 11:15 a.m.

  • Jan 11, 2021

SD78: Nearly 300 students to finish school year online

The school district ended its transition program and switched to in-class or online only

  • Jan 11, 2021

Two dead after Sts’ailes house fire

The cause of the fire is still under investigation

  • Jan 11, 2021

UPDATE: Hwy 7 now open at Mount Woodside in Agassiz

Downed power lines closed the highway around 8:30 a.m.

  • Jan 11, 2021

EDITORIAL: Kindness is key for 2021

Returning editor Grace Kennedy urges the community to be kind this year

  • Jan 10, 2021

LETTER: Many options for Agassiz churchgoers

Olga Bass asks why some still need in-person services when there are so many alternatives

  • Jan 10, 2021

EDITORIAL: There’s Hope for me yet

Adam Louis hands the reins back to Grace Kennedy, moving on

  • Jan 9, 2021

Hwy 9 to close for train crossing upgrades in Agassiz this week

The crossing near the Agassiz Harrison Museum will be closed Jan. 12 and 13

  • Jan 8, 2021