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etro Vancouver will go ahead with plans to investigate burning the region’s garbage—but not necessarily in Metro Vancouver. Members of Metro’s sewage and drainage district voted 63-49 in favour Friday of investigating
But still not clear if Metro will incinerate in the region or out
options for a mass-burn incinerator or waste “conversion technologies” such as anaerobic digestion or gasification, both in and out of the region, to deal with 500,000 tonnes of waste that is now being
dumped at the Cache Creek landfill. The decision followed hours of debate, including an earlier rejection of the same motion. The directors also threw out a recom-
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Bear-proof bins Encorp Pacific representatives and Environment Minister Barry Penner showed off specially-designed bear-proof recycling bins at Cultus Lake on Friday. Fifty-nine of the new bins are now in place in four B.C. Parks.
2001 Did Les invite SE2 to town? Chilliwack-Sumas NDP candidate Christine Muise says two articles from a newspaper in 1999 prove that Liberal candidate John Les invited the SE2 power project to make its home in Chilliwack. Abbotsford Mayor George Peary said Les wanted SE2 but couldn’t get approval. For his part, Les said it wasn’t true he wanted SE2 in Chilliwack, but at one time would have considered bringing it to B.C. to add value to water and natural gas.
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ure they’re cute and sure they’re a Canadian icon, but Canada geese leave droppings on the beaches and shorelines of Cultus Lake, which has become a real problem according to some lake residents Ideas on how to stop the icky problem are being considered for 2011. The problem is not exclusive to Cultus Lake. Every year communities with parks and beaches all over North America try to find ways to deal with the waste matter from that most ubiquitous of Canadian symbols. Cultus Lake Park Board commissioner Sacha Peter said an attempt to address the issue in August of 2009 hasn’t had any appreciable effect. “The board attempted to address this issue in an Aug. 12, 2009 motion that enabled residents to use soft stakes and tape on the shoreline,” he said via e-mail. Later this month, Peter intends to make a motion to have park board staff
explore two methods: barriers and culling. He said he also wants to meet with the regional district and/or the province to see if the problem can be addressed “since they have also plagued the pro-
“[Canada Geese] have also plagued the provincial campground.” Sacha Peter vincial campground.” Peter said he has looked into goosedeterrant methods and while there are many that have been tried, only a couple are truly practical. His research has found that in some Okanagan communities there has been a 100-fold increase in goose populations and as a result they have experience fighting the issue. The first method he thinks is practical is installing barriers at the lakeshore, which could be done by growing
tall grass. “While having the obvious advantage of being relatively easy to maintain, its primary disadvantage is it serves as a significant visual distraction,” Peter wrote on his blog. “Also, this decision would fundamentally change the nature of the main beach area, which currently has sand.” The only other practical option is killing them, according to Peter, and this can be costly, noisy as well as upsetting to some people. “There is also the ethical/animal concern of killing wildlife in the name of park beautification,” he wrote. “Indeed, such a decision would become very political.” There are, of course, also federal and provincial wildlife laws that need to be followed. Some other goose poop deterrent methods Peter said he has found to be impractical include: windmills and other visual distractions, harassment, encouraging nesting in other areas, noise generators and stealing eggs from nests.
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rnie Crey, whose sister Dawn’s DNA was found at the Pickton farm, said Friday he plans to start lobbying for a public inquiry in the Pickton case. “What we can do is look in our own backyard and say, ‘How did this happen? How could it happen? What lessons can we learn?’ . . . so that if anything like this raises its head in the future we can address it,” the 61year-old Chilliwack resident said Friday. Crey said he was happy with the Supreme Court’s decision Friday to deny Pickton’s appeal, as a new trial on all 26 counts would have raised the possibility he would go free. “A bird in the hand is better than two in the bush,” Crey said. “The guy’s gone. He’ll never see the sidewalk.” Last year, the RCMP recommended the Crown file six more murder charges against Pickton, in addition to the 26 he’d been charged with. Dawn Crey was among those six. She vanished in 2000, at the age of 43. Although Ernie Crey credited police with catching Pickton eventually, he said the VPD had for too l o n g i g n o re d c o n c e r n s from Downtown Eastside residents and groups about women who had gone missing. The provincial government has rejected calls for a public inquiry into the case. Crey plans to start contacting leaders of aboriginal and women’s groups next week and urge them to push the province for an inquiry, he said.
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News GARBAGE, from page 1 Minister Barry Penner. If it’s approved Metro will send out requests for proposals with the hope that some sort of waste-to-energy facility could be built by 2015. The Fraser Valley Regional District (FVRD) criticized the Metro decision to support incineration anywhere. “This decision may have far-reaching impacts on the Fraser Valley airshed and on our ability to reach waste reduction targets across the region,” said FVRD board chair Patricia Ross in a press release issued Friday. “If an in-region incinerator is ultimately approved, it doesn’t solve the garbage problem at home. It exports the problem, in the form of air pollution, to the Fraser Valley.” CHOPPPER, from page 1 bruises and that’s it.” Maas sounded tired Friday after enduring a difficult 24 hours. “It was very tough [Thursday] because we didn’t know for an hour and a half whether the crew survived,” he said. That anxiety was heightened by the fact that the pilot was a long-time friend dating back nearly four decades. “Jeff and I go back a long, long time,” said Maas of his chief pilot, Jeff Brown. “It was very tough yesterday but at the end of the day, he called me and we joked and everything was good.” Both men knew the incident could have been much, much worse. A pilot himself, Maas has survived
FVRD critical of Metro’s decision Ozone levels continue to be a concern in the valley and are the highest in the province, something that is not the fault of FVRD residents, according to Ross. “When we look at who is responsible for air pollution in the Fraser Valley, people who live, work and farm in the Valley contribute the least to the problem. And yet we must deal with the impacts on local health and the environment. Deciding to incinerate is plainly a step backward.” The FVRD will now appeal to Penner to remove incineration from Metro’s waste plan.
Both men knew the crash could have been worse several accidents. Last year he lost a friend when a helicopter crashed in the Fraser River near Lillooet while fighting another fire. “Unfortunately, it’s part of the business,” said Maas. “It’s not a glamorous business. We do a very serious job and it’s not nice to get news like this.” With both pilots out of hospital, Transwest and Transport Canada officials will hope to deter mine the cause of the crash. It has been reported that the helicopter suffered a loss of power shortly before the crash. The extreme conditions of high altitude, heat and a heavy load of fire
retardant may have taxed the machine, said Alison Maas, Ernst’s wife and coowner of Transwest, shortly after the incident. The helicopter that crashed was one of two Transwest choppers fighting the Jade fire in the Yalakom Valley. Ernst Maas s a i d f i re f i g h t i n g i s h i s company’s specialty, with the helicopters frequently deployed across Western Canada and, during winter, to Australia. One helicopter is still working on the Lillooet fire while the company’s remaining machine is in Hope on standby with the B.C. Forest Service.
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Strahl is human but wrong I like politicians. There, I said it. As a reporter I’ve met or talked to a plethora of local, civic politicians, a handful of provincial and federal representatives, and one or two national figures (although no present or past party leaders). Almost uniformly they have revealed themselves to be real, living people. The first two politicians I personally interviewed underscored this. I was in journalism school at Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops and writing a story about the B.C. Liberal government’s prolific advertising scheme. I interviewed an NDP partisan who was upset about the issue, and then I called Kevin Krueger, a Kamloops MLA, to get his side of the story. It was a contentious issue, punctuated by Krueger’s use of an expletive to describe what he thought of the partisan’s argument. Shortly thereafter, on a Friday morning during which I had no class, my phone rang, jarring me awake. Shaking the cobwebs out, I picked up the handset and listened as Carole James, the NDP leader, introduced herself. Now James, as a political leader has several flaws, a fairly prominent one being the inability to
Be Our Guest win an election. It’s entirely possible that inability is connected to the fact that she was calling back (and waking up!) first-year journalism students who didn’t really expect to talk to the woman who could be premier. I don’t remember much about the phone call, but I do know that those two interactions with James and Krueger left me with the strong impression that political leaders are more than names on a ballot. They’re people too, as someone might say. They get angry and swear, and they can lower themselves to talk to an ignorant college student for an article that will be seen by his parents and professors and few others. Which brings me to Chuck Strahl, a man everybody seems to love and one who has made remarkably few enemies for a politician. Unfortunately, a deep knowledge of statistical analysis and an ability to connect with constituents are, possibly, mutually exclusive traits. Strahl’s column in this space last
week demonstrated both aspects. Others have already written why an optional long-form census is useless. (The short reason is that it makes the census self-selecting. It will tell us less about Canadians and more about Canadians Who Feel They Should Return The Census, a group that will be older, be more likely to vote, and have more free time than the population at large.) But I can excuse Strahl because he’s human. Perhaps he has a homework assignment from his boss to pump up the census. Probably, he actually believes his flawed, but persuasively-written argument. Either way, he’s a person. For the same reason, I’ve grown tired of those who rant about the nefarious schemes of George Bush or Stephen Harper or Jack Layton or Barry Penner. They’re all politicians. And they all deserve to have their opinions parsed, criticized and, if necessary, rejected. But they’re also people and, as long as they don’t use their position for personal gain, as long as they think they’re helping their constituents, and as long as they still have human emotions, I’ll continue to roll my eyes when people declare all politicians to be scum. Even if their policies sometimes do smell.
hen you build an energy plant you need fuel. Constantly, consistently and for the entire life of that plant. Coal-fired plants need coal. Nuclear reactors need plutonium or uranium. Hydroelectric dams need water. Photovoltaic panels need the sun. And the half-billion dollar garbage incineration plant the regional district of Metro Vancouver now will consider building will always need garbage. Tonnes and tonnes and tonnes of it. So the Metro decision to approve a waste management plan that, on the one hand, sets “zero waste” goals and, on the other hand, drools at the purported profits from burning garbage in a plant that will need a constant supply makes little sense. Then there are the NIMBY concerns of Chilliwack MLA John Les and Mayor Sharon Gaetz with which we couldn’t agree more. No one should have to put up with garbage burning in their back yard or, in this case, their neighbour’s back yard. But now that Metro has predictably decided to do just that, the waste plan goes to the Environment Minister for approval. That minister, of course, is our own Chilliwack-Hope MLA Barry Penner who, to put it mildly, is now in a bit of a pickle. How, as a Fraser Valley MLA, can Penner approve a decision so broadly loathed by residents, politicians, chambers of commerce and just about everyone in the Fraser Valley? But how can he reject Metro’s plan without at least appearing to have a conflict of interest given his constituency’s point of view? Metro’s CAO Johnny Carline said Friday that Penner must make his decision based on scientific information and not as MLA for Chilliwack-Hope. We hope Penner decides based on the scientific information that says garbage incineration is potentially harmful to health. Then he’ll please Chilliwack too.
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CHILLIWACK TIMES TUESDAY, AUGUST 3, 2010 A09
Intersection way too dangerous
Editor: This is not your average complaint about traffic. It’s about one man’s effort to save the life of someone’s son, or spouse, or other beloved person. I pray I’m wrong, but believe that a traumatic fatal accident will occur at the Cultus Lake road where it merges joining the Yarrow road. Two weeks ago, my wife stated—in quite frightened tones—that a dump truck was barrelling down the hill from Cultus and she thought both her and my son were dead. There was nowhere to go, stopped at the red light heading west. The truck barely made the sharp corner. A week later, I’m entering the same intersection from the east at a sedate pace. Green light for us, looks fine. I most definitely had the right of way. A truck with a large RV behind was roaring down the same road the dump truck did, and barged into the intersection a half second before I hit the brakes. A split second later, there would likely have been fatalities. Likely us. There is simply too steep a grade, too blind a corner and too much heavy traffic trying to merge onto the one-lane road there heading towards Chilliwack. I doubt this is the first complaint, but hopefully the last. We can’t prevent poor drivers, but we can certainly try to mitigate their potential to
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create disaster by making one of the most used intersections in the Fraser Valley safer. This is a call to action. Prevent carnage before it happens. It’s a very dangerous intersection right now. Scott Stephenson
Stolen garden ornaments Editor: Did someone bring you a nice miniature rose already transplanted to a white pot? Or a planter shaped like a cat, full or snapdragons? How about eight solar butterflies that change colour, or two lilies with hovering hummingbirds? If they did, I’d like you to know they were stolen from my patio on Monday night. My daughter gave me the cat planter for Mother’s Day and the rose for July 1st. I bought the solar lights so my 91year-old mother would have
something pretty to look at and the regular solar lights so I could see my sidewalk at night. I guess they had too much to carry as the second miniature rose was on the sidewalk and the gate was open. I hope you enjoy them as much as we did but the police have a file number for them. L. Phillips Chilliwack
More HST anger and disgust Editor: Some interesting facts about the HST have recently come to my attention. The HST is being applied to the mandatory recycling fee on plastic juice bottles. The 12-per-cent HST is actually six-tenths of one cent rounded up to one cent. Believe it. We received our (spouse
and mine) quarterly tax refund cheque, with details as follows: GST/HST: $62.50 x 2 = $125. Tax free—no deductions. B.C. carbon tax: $26.25 x 2 = $52.50. Tax free—no deductions. B.C. HST $57.50 x 2 = $115. Tax free—subject to deductions on income levels over $25,000. Our $115.00 credit is reduced in the amount of $52.13 leaving $62.87. I call this a blatant “clawback” of credit due. I have expressed my feelings to the office of my MLA John Les. More disgust and anger: I purchased a bottle of doctor-prescribed, 81-mg, daily, low-dose aspirin used as preventive therapy for heart and stroke patients. Believe it, 12-percent HST is applied to this life-saving medication. This is disgusting and disrespectful to people who need this medication. More disgust and anger: Under the secondary headline captioned with pictures of our two smiling MLAs, John Les and Barry Penner is this quote, “MLAs boast that our HST is the lowest in Canada.” Duh? Need I say more? I feel the B.C. Liberals have the morals of a polecat. We will not forget. Roll on 2013. Doug Kerr Chilliwack
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Bruins 2010/11 schedule
Starts with back-toback road games
he Chilliwack Bruins unveiled their tentative regular season schedule for the upcoming campaign last week and announced that Ryan Howse and company will launch their quest for junior hockey glory in Vancouver. The Bruins start their season with back-to-back road games against the Giants on Sept. 24 and against the Kamloops Blazers the following day. The team then returns to the Prospera Centre to play their home opener against the Blazers on Oct. 2, a Saturday. That game will be a tribute to First Nations and will feature the debut of a new third jersey. “We’re very pleased with the schedule,” said Bruins marketing director Barry Douglas. “Of our 36 home dates, 26 will be played on weekends including 13 Saturday games. All six Sunday games, with 5 p.m. starts, will once again be Family Fun Nights.” Of note this year, the Bruins have pushed back the start time of seven Friday night games to 7:30 p.m.
“After getting feedback from our fan base, we feel that starting the Friday games a little later will give more people a chance to get to the game on time,” said Douglas. Having journeyed to Saskatchewan last year, the Bruins avoid a long road trip across the prairies this year. Marc Habscheid’s crew will hit the road in December for a five-stop trip through Alberta. Players will return for Christmas before finding their seats on the bus for another long ride to Prince George in late December Last year, the Bruins enjoyed their most successful season ever on the ice, but off the ice attendance lagged, dropping into the lower half of the Western Hockey League rankings. They’ll hope that an older team translates to more wins and more enthusiasm among the local fan base. The Bruins will once again play a Remembrance Day home game against the Vancouver Giants, wearing a special one-time jersey. Other holiday home games include a tilt against the Prince Albert Raiders on Thanksgiving Monday and a New Years Eve shindig with the Moose Jaw Warriors. Season ticket packages for all 36 games are now on sale. Prices start at $199 for youths and seniors and $299 for adults. Half-season packages are also available.
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Mustangs walk away with bronze T a 6-5 victory over Coquitlam to claim third place and cap a successful tournament. I n r o u n d - r o b i n p l a y, the Mustangs had gone 21, beating Kamloops and Coquitlam but falling to
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Your BC Lions — In Their Own Words I’m a B.C. boy – born and raised in Richmond. I began playing football while attending high school at Vancouver College and continued to develop my skills during my university career at Simon Fraser. I have been a fan of the Black and Orange all my life and distinctly remember attending Lions games at BC Place in the 1980s. My brother Mark was brieﬂy a Lion in 1990 – so football genes deﬁnitely run in my family! After 10 seasons with the Lions, I still can’t believe that I get to come to work every day and play the game I love, and I’m more determined than ever to bring the Grey Cup home to B.C. at least one more time during my career. As one of the longest-serving veterans on the team and the guy anchoring the offensive line in the centre position, I take a leadership role in the locker room and am sometimes looked to for advice by the younger players. Our team — and the O-line in particular — is like a family to me and I’m proud of my contributions in the locker room and on the ﬁeld. As the second-youngest of six kids in my family, I looked up to my older siblings when I was growing up for inspiration and guidance. For that reason, I love taking part in the Lions’ community programs throughout the year, particularly the club’s Lions in the House initiative. It makes me feel proud to know that I could have a positive inﬂuence on a young person who is at a very important time in their life. As much as I love playing professional football, I believe it’s also important to give back to the community you grew up in and set a good example for the next generation. Angus Reid in action. Photo courtesy BC Lions.
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rafts are being completed, pies are being prepared and sheep are being sheared. The Chilliwack Exhibition, one of the Lower Mainland’s largest agricultural events drawing more than 20,000 people annually, is just around the corner. Starting with the open dairy heifer competition at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 6 and closing with the rodeo on Sunday, Aug. 8 in the afternoon, the city’s agricultural past and present will be proudly on display. This year the fair will be officially opened by local Olympians David Ford and Kelly VanderBeek at 6 p.m.
But with the midway, music, art, and local culture on display, the 2010 fair has much more to offer
on Friday before the rodeo. The 2010 Chilliwack Exhibition also hosts the largest 4-H show in B.C. attended by approximately 350 young people from across the province. The 4-H youth have great displays and are eager to show off their dairy, beef, sheep, llamas, horses, dogs and rabbits. This year, there is a special treat as the exhibition is host to the 2010 West National Goat Show. The country kids adventure zone continues to grow with a petting zoo, a sow and piglets, baby chick display, farmer-for-a-day, children’s entertainer Rosie Ribbonstar, gold panning with Yukon Dan and fun 4-H displays. The home and garden displays in building one are always a hit as residents enter competitions for photography, art, and hobbies as well as garden produce, flowers, home baking and preserves, needlework and quilting and much more. The Orphaned Wildlife (OWL) Rehabilitation Centre will have a display with birds of prey the public can
see on Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Another unique display will be the B.C. Dairy in the Classroom trailer outside, which will feature four daily demonstrations on how a cow is milked, a climbing wall, a food court and the 89.5 the Hawk/Tractorgrease studio stage with music from local artists from noon to 5 p.m. (except during rodeo on Sunday) and from 8:30 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Next to the fair grounds at the Atchelitz Threshermen’s Site will be the always-popular Westcoast Axemen Logging show, antique tractor shows and ongoing displays of antique farming equipment. And don’t forget, Chiliwack Rodeo Association hosts the B.C. Rodeo Association rodeo, rated as the top in B.C. and, of course, the midway provides fun and games for everyone. ! Check out www.chilliwackexhibition.com for full exhibition information for Aug. 6, 7 and 8. File/TIMES
The Chilliwack Exhibition will be full of wonder as it hosts the largest 4-H show in B.C. attended by approximately 350 young people.
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Chilliwack Fair 2010 89.5 The Hawk / Tractorgrease Stage
Stop by the food court picnic area and watch some great local entertainers while you chow down on your favourite fair food! Stage entertainment will be on from noon to 5:00 P.M. everyday (except during Sunday rodeo) and 8:30 P.M. to 11:00 P.M. on Friday and Saturday.
What a great Olympic year! Keep it going by coming to see local Olympians Kelly VanderBeek and David Ford officially open the 2010 Chilliwack Fair at 6:00 P.M. on Friday evening. Hang around for the BCRA Rodeo which will immediately follow the opening ceremonies!
Orphaned Wildlife (O.W.L.) Rehab Society
O.W.L. will be coming for a very special visit on Saturday from 10:30 A.M. to 2:30 P.M.! They will be bringing a few of the many birds of prey that they have rehabilitated for everyone to see.
Friday August 6 Schedule of Events
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2:30 p.m. 3:00 p.m. 3:30 p.m. 4:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. 5:00 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m. 9:15 p.m. 9:45 p.m.
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5:00 p.m. 5:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m. 6:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m. 9:15 p.m. 10:00 p.m.
Open Dairy Show - Cow Classes Open Sheep Show 4-H and Open Horse Show Barrel Racing 4-H Dog Obedience 4-H Rabbit Showmanship Parade of Power Bernardin Canning Demonstration Apple Pie Contest Threshing Machine Demonstration Kids’ Tractor Pull BC Dairy Foundation Milking Demo Orphaned Wildlife Rehab Centre Visit Cecily Dickey Tractor Pull Westcoast Axemen Logging Show Rosie Ribbonstar Bernardin Canning Demo Rug Hooking Demonstration Front Bottom 4-H Goat Show 4-H Rabbit Placing BC Dairy Foundation Milking Demo Young Farmer Dairy Show Mommy & Me Cookie Contest Sawmill Demonstration The Moonlighters 4-H Dairy Calf Placing Rogers Foods Chef Dez Showcase Rosie Ribbonstar Hand-Fed Threshing Demo The Tractorgrease Folk Westcoast Axemen Logging Show Duct Tape Challenge The Black Doves Rogers Foods Chef Dez Showcase 4-H Llama Showmanship Rosie Ribbonstar BC Dairy Foundation Milking Demo BCDUSC Draft Horse Showcase Scroll Saw Demonstration Westcoast Axemen Logging Show Rogers Foods Chef Dez Showcase 4-H Beef Fitting and Showmanship BC Dairy Foundation Milking Demo BCRA Rodeo Women of Britain The Stirs The Left
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West National Dairy Goat Show
Want to learn how to be a world renowned gold panner like former Canadian Gold Panning National Team Member “Yukon Dan”?! Yukon Dan himself will be at The Fair to teach aspiring gold panners everything they need to know about gold panning!
Open Dairy Show - Heifer Classes West National Dairy Goat Show 4-H Dog Showmanship 4-H Llama Performance Parade of Power Threshing Machine Demonstration Kids’ Tractor Pull BC Dairy Foundation Milking Demo The Moonlighters Westcoast Axemen Logging Show Rosie Ribbonstar Rug Hooking Demonstration Cecily Dickey Rogers Foods Chef Dez Showcase BC Dairy Foundation Milking Demo Young Farmer Dairy Show Sawmill Demonstration Dan Bremnes 4-H Dairy Showmanship Mini Horse Driving Classes BCDUSC Draft Horse Showcase Floral Art Design Demonstration Rosie Ribbonstar Hand-Fed Threshing Demonstration Westcoast Axemen Logging Show Tea Pot Hill Rogers Foods Chef Dez Showcase Whiskey River Duo Mini Horse Halter Classes Rosie Ribbonstar BC Dairy Foundation Milking Demo Poem Recitation Westcoast Axemen Logging Show Scroll Saw Demonstration Rogers Foods Chef Dez Showcase Opening Ceremonies + BCRA Rodeo 4-H Sheep Show BC Dairy Foundation Milking Demo Quinn Patterson The Tractorgrease Folk
“Come for the Fun!” August 6, 7 & 8 Barn 3 Viterra Ring Barn 3 Ring 2 Sand Ring 1 Grandstand ATA Field Building 2 ATA Site Kitchen Stage Salish Plaza Demo Stage ATA Site - Behind Mill ATA Site - Behind Mill BC Dairy Foundation Trailer Building 2 89.5 The Hawk/Tractorgrease Stage East Track ATA Site Building 2 Kitchen Stage Salish Plaza Demo Stage 89.5 The Hawk/Tractorgrease Stage Barn 3 Ring 3 Building 2 BC Dairy Foundation Trailer Barn 3 Viterra Ring Salish Plaza Demo Stage ATA Site 89.5 The Hawk/Tractorgrease Stage Barn 3 Viterra Ring Kitchen Stage Building 2 ATA Site 89.5 The Hawk/Tractorgrease Stage ATA Site Salish Plaza Demo Stage 89.5 The Hawk/Tractorgrease Stage Kitchen Stage Barn 3 Ring 3 Building 2 BC Dairy Foundation Trailer Grandstand Salish Plaza Demo Stage ATA Site Kitchen Stage Barn 3 Viterra Ring BC Dairy Foundation Trailer Grandstand 89.5 The Hawk/Tractorgrease Stage 89.5 The Hawk/Tractorgrease Stage 89.5 The Hawk/Tractorgrease Stage
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Everyone’s favourite rodeo is back again! Come see those crazy cowboys and cowgirls fly around the rodeo arena! The BCRA Rodeo will be held Friday at 6:00 P.M., at 6:30 P.M. on Saturday and 1:30 P.M. on Sunday.
Draft Horse Showcase
Come see these 2,000 pound beauties in daily showcases where they will be demonstrating different styles of riding including jumping and Western riding. Expect to see everyone’s favourite draft horse breed, the Clydesdale!
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Local celebrity chef, Chef Dez will be performing daily at the Fair with a focus on how to cook with your favourite herbs. Don’t miss out on how to kick your summer meals up a notch!
The ATA Village is the place to visit to learn everything you ever wanted to know about old-time farming and antique equipment! Check out the schedule for a list of daily demonstrations!
Atchelitz Threshermen’s Village
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Back by popular demand, Westcoast Amusements will be bringing a full midway! Friday is Twoonie Day and Sunday is All-Day Wristband Day!
What would The Fair be without 4-H! If you need to learn something about a barnyard animal, the 4-H Kids are the ones to talk to!
M ain Building Country Home Kid & Garden Adventures Tractors and Life- Yukon Dan styles Petting Zoo Chef Dogs Dez Rabbits Poultry Building Building #1 #2
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Barn 3 Viterra Ring Barn 3 Ring 2 ATA Chapel Sand Ring 2 ATA Site East Track ATA Field ATA Site - Behind Mill ATA Site - Behind Mill BC Dairy Foundation Trailer Grandstand 89.5 The Hawk/Tractorgrease Stage ATA Site Barn 3 Viterra Ring Salish Plaza Demo Stage 89.5 The Hawk/Tractorgrease Stage Kitchen Stage BC Dairy Foundation Trailer Grandstand Salish Plaza Demo Stage ATA Site 89.5 The Hawk/Tractorgrease Stage Barn 3 Viterra Ring Kitchen Stage ATA Site 89.5 The Hawk/Tractorgrease Stage ATA Site 89.5 The Hawk/Tractorgrease Stage Salish Plaza Demo Stage Salish Plaza Demo Stage BC Dairy Foundation Trailer 89.5 The Hawk/Tractorgrease Stage Kitchen Stage ATA Site
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The Chilliwack Senior Social Society is starting up a bingo event. Visit the hall, at 45795 Victoria Ave., for bingo Aug. 3 at 12:30 p.m. Last game is progressive. Full card. New and old friends are welcome.
Community events Included are community events in Chilliwack, hosted or sponsored by non-proﬁt groups. To include your event, contact reporter Tyler Olsen by e-mail at email@example.com, fax to 604-792-9300 or call 604-792-9117.
Break out your dancing shoes and singing voices and join the Chilliwack School of Performing Arts for a fun-filled time of musical games, songs and danc-
ing, Aug. 4 from 12:15 to 1 p.m. at Salish Park beside the Chilliwack Library. There’s no business like show busi-
ness, so come on out to hear some of CSOPA’s stars perform and to join in the fun yourself. The event is part of
the library’s Music and More series, which also features music by Hong Kong Cowboy, also on Aug. 4, at 7 p.m. In the event of bad weather, noon events will be cancelled by 11 a.m. and music will be cancelled by 5 p.m. Call the Chilliwack Library at 604-792-1941 if in doubt.
Parachute in the Park
The Chilliwack Early Years Committee together with local Family Places hosts Parachute in the Park every
week. Parachute in the Park is an hour and a half of fun featuring parachute games, stories, songs, snacks, face painting and fun for families with children up to about age 8. Children ages two to eight will have the most fun with the stories and games, but the whole family is welcome. Events, all from 10 to 11:30 a.m., take place: Aug. 5 at Sardis Park; Aug. 10 and 24 at Fairfield Island Park; and Aug. 12 at Yarrow Community Park.
Craft sessions for teens and tweens
The Chilliwack Library hosts craft sessions for teens on Thursdays in August from 2 to 4 p.m. Teens in Grade 7 and up as of this September may attend. Tween craft sessions run Aug. 12 and 26 from noon to 1 p.m. Tweens in Grades 3 to 6 as of this September may attend. Ask for a brochure about these entertaining sessions. See BRIEFS, page 19
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Customers who purchase or lease a new 2010 or 2011 Ford vehicle (excluding Shelby GT500, F-150 Raptor, Medium trucks) (an “Eligible Vehicle”) and ﬁnance through Ford Credit, Canada will receive [$500]/[$750]/[$1000] (the “Offer”) on [Focus/Fiesta/Fusion/Fusion Hybrid/Mustang/Taurus/Escape/Escape Hybrid/Ranger]/ [Edge/Flex/Explorer/Explorer Sport Trac/Expedition/E-Series/Transit Connect]/[F-150/F-250 to F-550]. The new vehicle must be delivered and/or factory ordered from your participating Ford dealer during the Offer Period. Only one (1) Offer may be applied towards the purchase or lease of one (1) Eligible Vehicle, up to a maximum of two (2) separate Eligible Vehicle sales per customer. This offer is raincheckable. This offer can be used in conjunction with most retail consumer offers made available by Ford of Canada at either the time of factory order or delivery, but not both. This offer is not combinable with CPA, GPC, CFIP, FALS, Commercial Connection Program or Daily Rental Allowances incentives. Customer may use the Offer amount as a down payment or choose to receive a rebate cheque from Ford of Canada, but not both. Taxes payable before Offer amount is deducted. ▲▲Purchase a new 2011 Ford Fiesta S sedan / 2010 Ford Focus SE / 2010 Ford Fusion S / 2010 Ford Escape XLT I4 automatic / 2010 Ford Ranger Super Cab Sport 4x2 / 2010 Ford Edge SE / 2010 Ford F-150 XLT Super Cab 4x4 / 2011 Ford F-350 Lariat Crew Cab Diesel 4x4 for $13,944 / $15,970 / $19,421 / $21,708 / $15,026 / $27,964 / $29,193 / $57,010 after Total Price Adjustment of $405 / $4,529 / $4,728 / $5,391 / $6,073 / $4,035 / $9,706 / $12,339, is deducted (Total Price Adjustment is a combination of Employee Price Adjustment $405 / $1,529 / $1,228 / $1,891 / $1,573 / $2,035 / $4,206 / $8,339, and delivery allowance of $0 / $3,000 / $3,500 / $3,500 / $4,500 / $2,000 / $5,500 / $4,000). 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To qualify for the "Retire Your Ride Program", which offers $300 cash or rebate on the purchase of a 2004 or newer vehicle, customer must turn in a 1995 model year or older vehicle in running condition (able to start and move) which has been properly registered and insured for the last 6 months (12 months in B.C.) to an authorized recycler. To qualify for the "Car Heaven Program", customer must turn in a 2003 model year or older vehicle in running condition which has been registered and insured for the last 6 months to an authorized recycler. If a customer qualiﬁes for Car Heaven or Retire Your Ride, Ford of Canada (“Ford”) will provide an additional Rebate, with the purchase or lease of an eligible new 2010/2011 Ford or Lincoln vehicle, in the amount of $1,000 (Focus, Fusion Mustang, Transit Connect, Ranger), $2,000 (Taurus, Escape, Edge, Flex , Explorer, Sport Trac), or $3,000 (F150, F250-550, E-Series, Expedition, MKZ, MKS, MKX, MKT, Navigator) (each an “Eligible Vehicle”), paid in Canadian dollars in the form of a cheque from Ford. To be eligible for a Rebate, Ford must receive from customer, within 30 days of delivery: (1) signed RYR Claim Form; (2) signed original ownership transferring customer vehicle to Car Heaven or Retire Your Ride, or "Authorized Recycler Drop-Off Receipt". RYR Rebates are available to residents of Canada only excluding Northwest Territories, Yukon Territory, and Nunavut. Eligible Vehicle must be purchased, leased, or factory ordered during the Program Period to qualify for a Rebate. Rebates can be used in conjunction with most retail consumer offers made available by Ford at either the time of factory order or delivery, but not both. Rebates are raincheckable. Rebates not available on any vehicle receiving CPA, GPC, Commercial Connection, or Daily Rental Rebates and Commercial Fleet Incentive Program (CFIP). Limited time offer, see dealer for details or call Ford Customer Relationship Centre at 1-800-565-3673. © 2010 Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited. All rights reserved.
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Community BRIEFS, from page 17
Car clubbers wanted
The Chilliwack Chapter of the Vintage Car Club of Canada is looking for new members. The chapter meets the first Tuesday of each month (Aug. 3) at 7:30 p.m. at the Atchelitz Threshermen’s Canora building behind the Chilliwack Tourist Information Centre on Luckakuck Way. For more information call Barb or Ross at 604-824-1807.
Community events Included are community events in Chilliwack, hosted or sponsored by non-proﬁt groups. To include your event, contact reporter Tyler Olsen by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org, fax to 604-792-9300 or call 604-792-9117.
A group of Ford Mountain Correctional Centre employees are teaming up to raise money for a fellow correctional officer and her cancer-stricken son. The team will host a fun family carnival Aug. 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Save-On Foods. A
The Chilliwack Toastmasters, which normally meets weekly on Wednesdays from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Lions Club on Spadina will be moving to meeting every other week during the summer in order to allow members to have more time to spend with family over the summer. Meetings will be held Aug. 4 and 25.
dunk tank is planned, along with face painting, balloons, games and a barbecue. At 1 p.m. heads will be shaved to show support and raise money for the couple.
Super Weirdo’s Super Weird Show, Aug. 10 from 3 to 3:45 p.m. at the Chilliwack Library,
is a hilarious comedy juggling show with lots of audience participation. Filled with weird and wonderful tricks, Super Weirdo uses crystal balls, a tennis racquet, and even a six-foot ladder as just a few of his performance props. This crazy, family-oriented show is not to be missed. No registration required.
Seniors bus trips
The Chilliwack & District Senior Resources Society has a full slate of bus trips planned for the coming months. Upcoming is a trip to Westminster Abbey on Aug. 10; an Aug. 19 trip to Northwest Washington Fair Lynden; a trip to the Greendale Country Sampler Tour on Aug. 21
and a trip to the UBC Nitobe Garden on Aug. 25. Open to members of the Chilliwack Senior Resources Society. Call 604-793-9979 for details.
Drop-In summer storytimes
Join storyteller Kathy McDowell on Aug. 11, from 10:30 to 11 a.m., as she entertains preschoolers and their families with a half hour of stories, rhymes and songs at the Chilliwack Library.
Lori Wills hosts Sahaja Yoga meditation every Saturday from 1 to 2:30 p.m. during August in Room 102 of Chilliwack Central elementary school. Everyone is welcome and no special clothing or
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equipment is necessary, and chairs are provided. Enter through the hummingbird entrance from the parking lot.
Most sensible loser
TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly, is a non-profit weight loss support group that meets every Tuesday. For more details call Garry at 604-847-9592.
Senior peer counsellors
Do you enjoy talking to seniors or perhaps taking them out for a cup of tea? If you do, Chilliwack Senior Peer Counsellors are going to be running a training course in Hope. We will provide transportation to Hope. If you are interested or would like to know more, please call us at 604-792-9095 and leave your name and number and we will get back to you.
The Fraser Health Crisis Line is recruiting volunteers to provide assistance to people in the region who are experiencing emotional distress. No previous experience is needed as extensive training and ongoing support is provided. If you’re interested in learning more about this challenging and rewarding experience, e-mail email@example.com. Next training starts soon.
Friends of the Chilliwack Library
Join the Friends of the Chilliwack Library on the first Wednesday of every month (Aug. 4). The volunteer organization supports the library through advocacy, fundraising and assistance with various projects and programs. The Puzzle Sale, the Pet Parade and Quiz Night are all successful Friends initiatives. New friends are always welcome!
Youth mentors wanted
The Chilliwack fair runs Aug. 6 to 8. Opening ceremonies, featuring Olympians David Ford and Kelly VanderBeek, open the event Aug. 6 at 6 p.m. Other highlights include the Orphaned Wildlife Rehabilitation showcase on Aug. 7 from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., the ever-popular midway, and agricultural, food and art displays, along with musical entertainment and the BCRA Rodeo.
A Mad Science experiment with air pressure gets a mixed response from kids at the Chilliwack Library last Thursday.
Fraser Valley Aboriginal Children and Family Services Society is looking for one-to-one mentors to foster a positive relationship with aboriginal youth in the community. Commitments of six months to spend two to four hours with a youth, two to four times per month are needed. Volunteers need to be honest, mature, stable, supportive and loyal, able to have fun and be a friend, and be a positive, healthy role model. Must be 19-plus years of age and undergo a criminal records check. For more information email: julia.mccaffrey@ xyolhemeylh.bc.ca.
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10 years of Cultus Lake’s Saturday Market in the Park Popular long-running event combines farmer, flea and craft market into one
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he Cultus Lake Saturday Market in the Park is gearing up to celebrate its 10th anniversary. From humble beginnings, this combination farmers, flea and craft market has grown into a much-anticipated summertime tradition. “I’ve got people phoning me in January asking me when the market’s starting,” said market manager Lorna Griffeth with a laugh. The weekly event attracts vendors from all over the Fraser Valley, and on sunny Saturdays more than 1,000 people have been known to peruse the booths looking for everything from fresh produce to used books.
In 10 years the market, organized by Cultus Lake Community Association (CLCA) volunteers, has seen the number of vendors grow from about 10 to as many as 45. “When we first started off people didn’t even know we were there,” said Griffeth. “Once they caught on to what we were doing and why we were doing it, they supported us wholeheartedly.” The market was originally conceived as a way to attract people to the plaza and the first few events were held in the parking lot there, but sweltering heat soon drove it to its current location under the trees in the park
behind the bumper boats and Eagle Ridge golf course. With live music offered from about 11 a.m. to noon, Saturdays in the park take on a bit of a medieval-fair feel. The musicians are usually Chilliwackarea high school students, and this year’s performers are double bass and classical guitar duo Thomas Powell and Luan Fung in July and Sax Appeal, a saxophone quartet made up of Shane Monkman, Trischa Buhler, Teigan Cosgrove and Lee Whitehorne, in August. The market is a hub of social activity eve-
ry weekend throughout the summer, but for the CLCA, which has an information booth set up there every week, it’s also a great way to tell people about everything Cultus Lake has to offer. The market further supports the community by generating funds – through vendors’ fees – for beautification projects like the hanging baskets in the plaza and the concrete planters in front of the community hall. To celebrate its 10 years in the community, the Aug. 7 event will feature free cake or cupcakes, balloons, giveaways and fun activities. The market officially runs every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., but some vendors start selling earlier. The last day of the market is Sept. 4.
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Watering in hot weather a must Q: Could you provide any advice as to the quantity and frequency of watering newlyplanted cedars and a maple tree in our backyard. Josephine Burnaby A: In this weather, water them lots! Cedars are moisture lovers. Summer isn’t a good time to plant cedars and a heat wave can cause them immense problems. If your cedars are a newly-planted hedge, watering them by hand-held hose could take an enormous amount of time and water. With soaker hoses, you can run water at a very low level for a long time and gradually the moisture will soak down to the roots. If you prefer hand-held hose watering, I’d suggest holding the stream for at least 30 seconds morning and evening by each tree. Mulching the cedars would help hold moisture in. When rainy weather returns, you should still water your cedars once a day. You should be able to quit this routine by early November but drought can happen any time of year. Maples aren’t as waterdemanding as cedars, but because yours is newlyplanted it would be best to treat it exactly the same. Q: Something eats the flowers, buds and leaves in my garden. I have lots of slug visitors but I control them with slug bait. Whatever eats my plants can climb tall flowers, climbing roses and even eats the nasturtium leaves on my balcony. I have lots of little
Green Thumb ants and grey critters which roll into balls when they feel threatened. Do any of these eat plants? Heidi e-mail A: Ants, sow-bugs and pillbugs don’t eat the top part of plants. You may have several different pests eating different parts of your flowers. Perhaps your slugs aren’t controlled as much as you think. Snails do similar damage and climb very high at times. Urban areas now include raccoons, skunks, rats, squirrels and coyotes. Squirrels, rabbits and chipmunks all nibble on plants if they need moisture. Deer sometimes invade s u b u r b a n g a rd e n s a n d mature ones can reach at least six feet high. About your nasturtiums: if the damage is only edge notches, the culprits could be vine weevils or leaf-cutting wasps. Slugs or snails eat holes in the middle of the leaf as well. If you go out at night with a flashlight, you could check what beasties are among your plants. Don’t look casually, scan the soil surface, lift leaves and check underneath. ! Anne Marrison answers garden questions. Send them to her via firstname.lastname@example.org
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CHILDCARE PROVIDER (16yrs exp) pt/ft spaces avail. big fenced yard. near parks. Reasonable rates. Call Sandy 604-792-0485
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Existing Lot Inventory #34 - 7850 King George Blvd, Sry. 2 BR. 55+ years old. 1 pet ok! $36,900. Lorraine Cauley, Royal Lepage North Star, 604-889-4874 FACTORY DIRECT New 14 ft wide $56,500 F.O.B. SRI; New 1152 sq ft dbl wide $76,900 F.O.B. 604-830-1960
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POINT ROBERTS, 1/4 ACRE lot with partial view 40 mins from Van, in beautiful Point Roberts! 5 mins to golf course or marina. Fully serviced and comes with trailer. Asking $129,000. Info at pointrobertsproperty.org or call 604-209-6562.
WATERFRONT New log home & shop on 23 acres $729,000. CREEKSIDE Trailer Park, Auto Bodyshop, 6 mhp, custom home w/ste, $795,000. MINS TO SUNPEAKS Immac home on 1/2 acre, $399,000 THRIVING PUB with homE and shop ON 1.4 acres. $549,000 Call Shelley at Advandate Real Estate Services, Inc Ltd. Kamloops. 1-250-319-5952
CULTUS LAKE Sept 1- May 31. 2 bd, 2 bth, 5 appls,. n/p, n/s, partially furn. 1-604-813-8761 FARMHOUSE $1,350 & / or horse barn & pasture, 2 horses max, $250. 4 Br, 1.5 bath, 3 appl, no smoking, no pets ref’s. Chwk. 604-858-6868 STOP RENTING-RENT TO OWN No Qualification - Low Down CHILLIWACK – 9557 Williams St, 3 bdrm, 1 bath, cozy HOUSE on 49x171’ lot, excellent investment property in heart of town, close to shops & schools............... $888/M SOUTH SURREY/WHITE ROCK – 15532 Madrona Dr., 3 bdrm, HOUSE, on Cul-de-Sac in quiet
neighborhood, huge yard.. $1,688/M Call Kristen 604 435-5555 or 786-4663
6595 • Residential • Residential area Area • Elevator • Adult Oriented • Elevator • Adult Oriented • Sparkling Renovations • Sparkling Renovations • 1 Bdrm Smoking From $590 • 1 No Bdrm from $600
ATTN: BUILDERS $650K 1421 SMITH AVE. COQ 2500 SF. Close to Como Lake 63’ x 125’ Flat Lot Call Chris ★ 604-307-0123
Houses - Rent
9530 Fletcher St. 793-9572
FOR SALE BY OWNER, 3 BR + 1 BR ste, quiet family area, 2172 sqft, 7133 sqft lot, newly reno’d fncd yd, $460,000. 604-833-3660
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The Chilliwack Times has partnered with the BC SPCA to encourage responsible pet guardianship and the humane treatment of animals. Before purchasing a new puppy, ensure the seller has provided excellent care and treatment of the animal and the breeding parents. For a complete guide to ﬁnding a reputable breeder and other considerations when acquiring a new pet, visit spca.bc.ca.
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ADORABLE PUPS, small breeds great family pets, credit card ok $400 & up. 604-542-8892
ARIZONA BUILDING LOTS! Full acres & more! Guaranteed Financing! NO CREDIT CHECK! $0 Down, $0 Interest. Starting @ just $89/month USD! Close to Tucson Int’l Airport. FREE Recording at 1-800-631-8164 code 4040 or www.SunsitesLandRush.com Offer ends 8/20/10!
Houses - Sale
GOLDEN RETRIEVER PUPS, p/b ready now, dewormed & vet checked, $700. 604-924-8014
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CHILLIWACK. 1 Bdrm Apt, 3 blks to 5 corners, elevator, quiet. $ 570, Heat/hot water. Senio oriented. Avail August, 1st Call Yvonne, 604-793-6941 CHWK, 1BR, 1st Ave & Broadway. bright corner unit, 5 appls, insuite wd, off St prkg, $650, avail Aug 1, Ref’s req’d. 604-819-5646 TWO , 2 bdrm, 1120sf, bright, quet corner units, 4 plex. 5 appl, window a/c, pet ok. Refs, n/s, $850/$875 incl heat. 604-824-7838
Duplexes - Rent
2 BD duplex. Incl. cable, garbage, yard upkeep, w/d, f/s . Close to dwtn. Ref req. $700/m ½ m/dd. 604-824-1902 Sharon M-F 8 – 3:30 2 BR duplex, Garden Dr. spacious, 4 appls, ns, cat ok, $975incl utils, avail Aug 15, 604-847-0545 3 BR, duplex 2 Ba. Promontory, 5 appl, granite, deck, garage. np, ns, $1100 + util. 604-858-7529 5 BR, 2 bath, 5 appl, fenced yd, carport, lam/lino, $1350, 604-792-7878 or 604-316-1192
Houses - Rent
2 BD Rancher close to hospital, suit professional couple, n/s, n/p. Refs reqd. $950 +util 604-858-5644
2 BR, small rancher, big yard, pets ok, $950, Chwk. avail now, 1-604-217-5499
1 BDRM on horse farm, Rosedale $550/m. Horse boarding, lessons & training avail. Ph 604-799-7172
1 BD Promontory, bright, priv. entr., 5 appl stnls, f/p, n/s, pet nego., $600 + util. Phone 604-858-7529 1 BR 1100sf, East of Chwk. priv, view, f/p, w/d, h/wd, $800 incl’s utils & sat, cat ok. 604-794-0133 1 BR. ground flr suite. Sardis. 1 mature person only, ns np, $650 incl utils, Sept 1, 604-858-4356. 3 BDRM suite, Broadway Street. 5 appl, 1050sf, $850/mo + 1/2 utils, cat ok, Call 604-703-0341 BACH. SUITE, Sardis, private entry, ground flr, incl utils, satellite, net, share wd, ref req’d, np, no drugs, $550. 604-858-2214 BACH SUITE, share wd & Ba, own kit, living/br, $480. incls utils/ cable& Inet 792-7878 * 316-1192 SARDIS NICE 1 bd suite short term rental until house is sold. $550/m incl util. ns, np, 604-824-6796 1 BR bsmt, Sardis nr Mall, suit mature quiet person, ns, np, $575 inc util 604-858-7747 aft 6pm
4 BR +den, Garrison, 3 bath, fp, wd, 2 cov’d decks, yard, ns, np, $1595, Sept 1, 604-799-4977
COMMERCIAL SHOP & 3Br house For Sale or Lease, lots of fenced prkg, Chwk. on Airport Rd call Van. 1-604-837-8167 WAREHOUSE & office space for lease, up to 12,000sf of Warehouse and 3,200sf of executive offices. Available Aug 15, 2010 Chillwack. Call 604-991-7200
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1 bdrm newer condo 6 appl....................$675 1 bdrm condo F/S, W/D, close FVU...................$595 1 bdrm condo F/S,close to hospital............................ $595 2 bdrm bsmt suite 4 appl,incl.util ................... $750 3 bdrm house 5 appl., garage.................... $1300 3 bdrm twnhse Prom., 6 appl................... $1300 1 bdrm suite F/S heat incld. ............................. $550 2 bdrm condo 5 appl. Sardis ............................ $775 2 bdrm mnflr hse F/S shared W/D, utils incld.... $1200 2 bdrm duplex 5 appl., all reno’d.....................$900 1 bdrm duplex F/S inclds utilities..................$650
2 bdrm mnflr hse all reno’d, inclds utilities $1175
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• Large 1 Bdrm • Fridge, Stove, D/washer • Close to amenities • Laundry on-site • Fridge & stove $ Starting at $500/month Starting at 550/month
2007 FORD FOCUS, 2 dr h/back, 5 speed manual, silver. 27,000 km. $5,300 firm. 604-329-6225
Daily Drivers SALE ENDS AUGUST 7TH, 2010
• 1991 Chevy S-10 • 2006 Kawasaki KLR 125
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• 2000 Dodge Caravan
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2007 VICTORY 8 Ball, 9700k. pass equip, cust windshield, shotgun pipe. $9,999. 778-240-0584
• 2002 Olds Alero - 107,000 km #APV044
• 2010 Pace Outback Cargo - 6’ x 12’
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• 2008 Suzuki DR-Z400 • 2005 Yamaha FZ6 600 cc • 2008 KTM - SX-F 505 Trail Bike
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• 2004 Chev Optra – loaded • 2003 Honda Civic – 5spd, A/C • 2000 Silverado 1500 4x4 – loaded
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• 2007 Yamaha YZF 600 Street Bike
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#1 FREE Scrap Vehicle Removal Ask about $500 Credit!!! $$ PAID for Some 604.683.2200 1996 FORD Windstar Van, 173k kms, pwr wind/drs, aircared, AC, runs well. $1,650. 604-582-5000 STEVE TOWING SERVICES Scrap Car Removal. We Pay $$ for all cars. Call 778-316-7960
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2004 VW JETTA 1.9 TDI, Sport, silver, auto electronic gear, sunroof, AC, alarm, alloy wheels, chrome molding, CD player, antilock brakes, cruise control, heated mirrors & seat, full electric, tilft steering, tinted. 148,640 kms $3100. Surrey 604-357-1529
2006 HONDA Civic DX Coupe $12,500. Auto, dark blue, PWR Locks/Windows, heated mirrors, digital dash, 4 new tires, new brakes. Honda Serviced. NO Accidents. 100k. Great on gas, +extras. Coq. ★ 604-868-3128
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• 2004 Jeep Liberty Sport
• 2005 Suzuki 1300 GSX 1300R Hayabusa
• 2002 Honda CR-V AWD – loaded w/sunroof • 2003 Honda CR-V AWD – Loaded
• 2004 Dodge Ram 1500 Sport – Reg $12,900 #1D131277
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BOAT, 16FT Lund Rebel, 50 hp Evenrude motor, on Ez loader trailer, lots of extras, reduced to $7600, 604-792-0579
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One call does it all! Free Estimates Phone Wayne 604-845-1141 • Land Clearing • Small logging jobs • Building site prep • Road building • Landscaping L200 Hitachi Backhoe on tracks w/hydraulic thumb, 5 ft rake & 3 buckets. Cat 966 Loader w/4 yd bucket & quick attach log grapple. Dump Truck. Compare our rates Ron’s Contracting: 604-858-8648 Ryder Lake Local
ANY BIG or small home improvements including R.A.P.P. Call Les for price & quality work. 30 yrs exp. 604-858-5557
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1988 28FT Leisure Coach, 125K, many features & extras, Must Sell, $8,900obo, 604-855-9774
2004 TOYOTA ECHO, 4 dr sedan, 5 spd manual, dark red, 95k, $5000 Firm. 604-538-9257
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2002 CHEV VENTURE Van 8 passenger, 2 owner vehicle, well maint., V6 auto a/c tilt, cruise, remote start, pw/ pl, 175,000k’s $4295 obo. Ph 604-819-4192
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8160 1988 GMC MH 140 K, slp 6, new a/c, fridge/oven, tow pkg, stereo, exc cond $8900. 604-463-4831
1988 TRAVELAIRE 27ft M/home, 164K, New motor, tires & fridge, $9800 obo, Chwk 604-745-7911
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Call 604-378-5313 2005 CITATION 32.5 ft 5th wheel, 3 slide outs, island kitch, solar panel, $46,000. 604-866-9799
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A North West Roofing Specialist in Re-Roofing & Repair, Free Est 10% disc, WCB, Liability Insured. Jag 778-892-1530
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