Hope Standard

Hope Local Health area sees spike of 18 COVID-19 cases in the past week

Two exposure events, no outbreaks

  • Jan 21, 2021


Hope resident rakes in $77,000 in NFL Week 17 bet

Garry Blanchard won the record-breaking prize correctly guessing every outcome that week

  • Jan 19, 2021


No extreme weather shelter spaces, yet movement on supportive housing in Hope

Housing minister Eby spoke with council, alternative locations for supportive housing being sought

  • Jan 17, 2021


Hope affordable housing development to open in June

Riverstone development to open 37 apartments and eight townhomes at 755 Old Hope Princeton Way

  • Jan 16, 2021

Reporter’s View: A community paper is nothing without its community

Reporter Emelie Peacock prepares to hand over the keyboard to Adam Louis

  • Jan 16, 2021

VIDEO: Harrison Lake rock slide caught on camera

The slide is not impacting the eastern forest service roads

  • Jan 15, 2021

Hope long term care residents, staff get first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

Fraser Health said vaccinations could ramp up to 30,000 per week by February

  • Jan 14, 2021

Overnight windstorm causes tree fall, snapped power poles in Hope

A tree has fallen and power poles have snapped after an early Wednesday morning windstorm in the Hope area.

  • Jan 13, 2021

Reporter’s view: What is your word of the year?

Reflections on a new year by Hope Standard reporter Emelie Peacock

  • Jan 10, 2021

Stroll down 2020 memory lane continues

Here's what happened in Hope and area from July to December

  • Jan 10, 2021

‘Status quo is unacceptable’: BCTF calls on Fraser Health to improve school safety

BCTF calling for mandatory masks, prioritizing vaccinations for school staff, reducing density

  • Jan 8, 2021

LETTER: Reflection on 2020, and looking ahead from your MLA

It is difficult to put into words the events that have unfolded throughout 2020 while serving as your MLA. This time last year, I would have never anticipated what was to come and the challenges we would face as a community, as a province, and as a global society. In this column, I hope to use this moment to reflect on the year as I have experienced it serving as your MLA.

  • Jan 8, 2021

Scene of ‘chaos’ after collision involving two semi-trucks, train in Fraser Canyon

Highway closed in both directions for 8 hours, three injured in 'major vehicle incident'

  • Jan 8, 2021

Value of Hope single-family homes jumps 4 % in 2021 assessments

BC Assessment is sending out 2021 notices, with Hope's boost slightly lower than province-wide data

  • Jan 8, 2021

Petition to save Hope’s station house gets 1,000+ signatures

The 1916 building is slated for demolition early this year

  • Jan 7, 2021

Tiny home stolen from Fraser Canyon Christmas Day recovered in Lillooet

Theives used U-Haul truck to steal tiny home and more from property near Boston Bar

  • Jan 6, 2021

Hope cinema suffers break-in early Sunday morning

Thief made off with candy and a duffel bag full of items from the cinema

  • Jan 5, 2021