Chilliwack Progress

TOP STORIES 2020: How Chilliwack events pivoted in the time of COVID-19

Cancelled, virtual, drive-thru: people adapted to new ways of socializing in the midst of a pandemic

TOP STORIES 2020: Pandemic brought out the best in many throughout the community

From free flowers to massive mask-making efforts, Chilliwack stepped up to support its own

TOP STORIES 2020: Parents spent 2020 worrying about school transmission

OPINION: Chilliwack schools saw a drop in enrolment as case numbers and fears rose in the fall

TOP STORIES 2020: Retail landscape for legal cannabis stores in Chilliwack kept shifting

The provincial government declared cannabis retail business an essential service in March 2020

Two Chilliwack names on the 40 Under 40 top performers of Canadian Construction

Nick Westeringh, CEO of Westbow Group, and Chris Veenstra, of Metric Civil Contractors, were named

Letter from civil liberties perspective takes issue with B.C. restrictions on religious gatherings

'For many, worshipping is essential to their mental and spiritual health and well-being'

Nomination period for Chilliwack school trustee byelection opens today

Byelection will fill the role left vacant by former trustee Dan Coulter, who is now Chilliwack MLA

Snow and rain expected tonight in Eastern Fraser Valley, but no accumulation

Several rainy days in the forecast for Chilliwack, Abbotsford and Hope

Top 10 most read stories on The Chilliwack Progress website in 2020

It wasn't all COVID as just two of the top 10 most read were directly related to the pandemic

UPDATE: Early morning crash at Lickman Road that closed Highway 1 reported to be fatal

DriveBC said collision at Exit 116 near Chilliwack closed highway eastbound

UPDATE: Three now dead after RCMP try to stop vehicle heading wrong way on Highway 1 in Chilliwack

Correctional officer struck by two fleeing police has died in hospital; police watchdog investigating

Chilliwack Chief Ray Fust leads Swiss into match with Team Canada at world juniors

The Swiss will be massive underdogs in Tuesday's group-A round-robin showdown in Edmonton

Chilliwack Chiefs add Nicholas Cristiano and Joshua Orrico to prospect pool

The BCHL junior A hockey club got commitments from two promising players over the Christmas break

COVID-19 notices trickling in for Chilliwack schools over winter break

New exposure notices include daycares within two elementary schools

LETTER: Infectious disease doctor has serious concerns about fur industry and COVID-19 risks

'The risk to the public may be low but it is not zero and is potentially catastrophic'

  • Dec 28, 2020

LETTER: Restrictions placed on church gatherings are ‘beyond unreasonable’

'Sorry Dr. Bonnie Henry, you and the government of B.C. have over reached into ecclesiastical affairs'

  • Dec 28, 2020

Relaxed viaSport restrictions let sidelined Chilliwack hockey players back on the ice

Older members of the Chilliwack Chiefs and Chilliwack Jets were prohibited from practicing

Christmas cheer packs being handed out in Chilliwack by the folks from Annis Residence

'This is their small effort to give back to the community,' says organizer with PCRS

OPINION: Christmas isn’t a day, it’s an idea to embrace

However you celebrate the season, please do it with a cup half full and let's aim for better in 2021

Changes made to garbage collection schedule in Chilliwack for the holidays

Is Friday your garbage day? Hold onto to it until Monday, according to City of Chilliwack