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Contact Centre plans to open this summer Facility will help homeless, drug addicted and the mentally ill BY TYLER OLSEN firstname.lastname@example.org
inally, Tom McMahon has an answer for homeless clients who ask when Chilliwack’s much-talked-about Health Contact Centre will finally be open. For years, McMahon, an outreach worker with Fraser Health, has fielded questions from clients asking just when, exactly, the centre would begin taking in homeless, mentally ill and drug addicted patients. But as organizers hammered out the details over the past four years, McMahon could only respond that “It’s going to happen; we just don’t know when.” He now has a more satisfying answer. On Friday, politicians, health officials, local stakeholders, community organizers and government functionaries gathered to celebrate the start of a renovation project and the imminent opening this summer of the contact centre. The event was held in a chilly tent that, for Lee-Anne Hansen, only served to remind her of the desperated need for the new facility. “I was just thinking about the 111 homeless people,” Hansen, the centre’s future manager said. “To be homeless and to be out in this kind See CONTACT, Page 11
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Leader Adrian Dix celebrates with Chilliwack-Hope MLA Gwen O’Mahony (left) and Patti MacAhonic who won the NDP nomination for Chilliwack Saturday.
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hilliwack New Democrats chose former Chamber of Commerce executive director Patti MacAhonic on Saturday as their candidate for the May 14 provincial election. MacAhonic faced off against Fraser Valley Regional District Area A director Dennis Adamson, who had previously lost to Chilliwack-Hope MLA Gwen O’Mahony for the NDP nomination for the 2012 byelection. O’Mahony was acclaimed to run again in Chilliwack-Hope on Saturday.
O’Mahony acclaimed on Saturday, making it an all-female slate in Chilliwack seeking your vote In a speech before the vote, MacAhonic expressed her belief that Chilliwack is a progressive city. “I believe that the NDP is wellpositioned to win the province,” she said. “And don’t we want Chilliwack at the table?” After MacAhonic’s speech, which drew considerable applause, Adamson, too, said he was impressed. “Wow, that was good,” he said before addressing the crowd with-
out notes and getting a little choked up. “Chilliwack families deserve better. Chilliwack families deserve the NDP.” There were about 150 people at the meeting held at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre. Voting took place after the speeches and the delegates chose MacAhonic. The former Chamber executive director joked about the controversial situation in which the Chamber
board told her she had to resign if she won Saturday’s nomination. “I’m officially unemployed as you all may know,” MacAhonic said after being chosen. After she spoke, O’Mahony said a few words before party leader Adrian Dix stepped up. “I think Chilliwack is NDP country,” Dix said. “I think [MacAhonic] See NDP, Page 21
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Adult offenders a sign of the times This is the third in a three-part series looking at Chilliwack’s restorative justice program.
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hile it has the word “youth” in its name, Chilliwack Restorative Justice and Youth Advocacy Association (CRJYAA) has found itself dealing with a growing number of shoplifting adults in recent years thanks to a struggling economy. The program provides an alternative to the criminal justice system by providing community-based punishments and forcing offenders to make amends and apologize to victims for their actions. About half of all cases involve shoplifters, with the rest split between various non-violent property offences, along with minor drug possession. But despite the perception that
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Jan. 8 - Redemption Jan. 15 - Success Jan. 22 - Challenges shoplifting is primarily the domain of the young, CRJYAA executive director Kim McLandress says about half of the program’s clientele now consists of adults. “Our adult clientele has increased substantially in the last four years, especially shoplifting,” McLandress said. “We have attributed that to the economic situation,” she said. “The adults are stealing more so for need, as opposed to some of the things that the youth are stealing.” She continued: “There’s some who kind of just made a bad mistake,
but a lot of it is more the economic times are really pinching them and they might be purchasing a bunch of groceries and just stealing a couple things that weren’t on their budget because they just ran out of money.” Many of those are not exactly your stereotypical offenders. For example, the program recently handled the case of an 81-year-old senior who had never been in trouble. Volunteers treat adult offenders differently than youth, McLandress said. “We have different ways of dealing with the adults,” she said. “We’re connecting them with other resources in the community . . . in the hope they won’t be put in that situation again.” On the other hand, McLandress said, youth typically do not steal because of a need. Instead, it’s often simply a way to get something for nothing. “For some reason, around the
school system in Chilliwack, the word is out there that it’s easy to get stuff for free by shoplifting,” she said, adding: “I don’t know how it’s easy because we get tons of files.” But while teens might know that stealing is wrong, breaking the law often seems easier than standing up for what is right. “A lot of the ones we see have to do with peer pressure,” McLandress said. Whether dealing with youth or adult offenders, McLandress said the program works because it punishes clients—usually in the form of community service—while at the same time giving them the tools and the self-awareness to move past their poor decisions. “A lot of people come in with a lot of shame and I think if they continue on with that shame and blame that can negatively affect their behaviour and decisions in the future,” she said.
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he Chilliwack school district got one superintendent for the price of two for four months last year, according to a report on executive compensation released this month. The report indicates former superintendent Corinne McCabe was fully paid for four months after she retired on July 31, 2011, and while interim superintendent Michael Audet was already on the job. In total, McCabe took home more than $103,343.51 in wages, benefits and bonuses from the Chilliwack school district in 2011-12 despite having worked only one month into the fiscal year. The executive compensation report— required by the provincial government every December—indicates McCabe was paid $11,076 in salary as well as an additional $48,738.45 in wages for a “pre-retirement leave” from Aug. 1, 2011, to Nov. 30, 2011. The school board agreed to pay for the extra quarter year of wages as a matter of timing, according to secretary-treasurer Maureen Carradice. McCabe had announced in May 2011 that she planned to retire effective Nov. 30, 2011, but the school board wanted a new superintendent in place by August
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in time to deal with looming operational issues like teacher collective bargaining and possible teacher job action. “The parties agreed that [McCabe’s] last day of work would be July 31, as that made more sense operationally,” Carradice told the Times. “The board agreed to continue the superintendent’s salary for the balance of the retirement notice period.” In 2011-12, the former superintendent also took home a $14,400 retirement bonus (called “service recognition” in the district’s executive compensation policy), a year’s worth of vehicle allowance at $6,023.18 as well as a $2,769.23 payout for unused vaca-
tion days. Pension ($8,870.58), employer-paid CPP, EI benefit premiums and employer-paid health and welfare premiums made up the balance. Districts are required to report annually on compensation paid to chief executive officers and the next four highest paid or ranking executives who make an annual base salary of $125,000 or more. In Chilliwack, four district officials fit that bill in 2011-2012. Secretary-treasurer Maureen Carradice topped the list with $161,069.36 in total compensation, a nearly $10,000 jump from last year because of changes in benefit premiums and her promotion from human resources director to secretary treasurer, she said. Assistant superintendent ArulPragasam was the district’s secondhighest earner at $155,890.38. Interim superintendent Michael Audet, who served as the district’s top exec from McCabe’s retirement at the end of July 2011 until one month after current superintendent Evelyn Novak took over in mid August, made $151,133.16 last year for 11 months on the job. Retired assistant superintendent Ruth Wiebe rounded out the list at $110,034.20, $18,477.80 of which was designated as a “retirement allowance.” ◗ To see the district report and compare Chilliwack to other B.C. school districts, visit www.fin.gov.bc.ca/psec/ disclosure/disclosure11-12.htm.
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Patricia Kelly talked about her ongoing fight with the Crown over an illegal fishing charge at the Idle No More teach-in held at UFV in Chilliwack on Thursday. cising an inherent aboriginal right. Her defence focused on the part of the decision that found that government has a fiduciary responsibility to aboriginal peoples and there should be some “restraint on the exercise of sovereign power.” In court Monday, she compared Jensen’s behaviour as like “seeing a pit bull chasing a little poodle.” Jensen argued that the inherent adversarial setting of the courtroom may be difficult for the layperson to understand, but it does not constitute a conflict on his part. “There is no evidential basis put forward by Ms. Kelly to suggest the Crown should not continue with this prosecution,” Jensen said. Another bone of contention throughout the court appearances has been Kelly’s mug shot appearing in a June 12, 2009, Crime Stoppers advertisement in the Times. The ad said Kelly was wanted by the RCMP for “purchasing, selling and possession of fish against the fisheries act.” At the time, First Nations leaders were outraged. “How does a woman from our community become a criminal for practising her right to fish,” Grand Chief Doug
Kelly (no relation to Patricia) said in July 2009. At that time, Kelly was chair of the First Nations Fisheries Council and was on the political executive of the First Nations Summit. Sto:lo Nation president Chief Joe Hall agreed. “There’s got to be a more fair way of dealing with these issues rather than turning well-meaning and honest people into what’s being perceived as hardened criminals,” Hall said in 2009. In court Monday, Kelly brought the Crime Stoppers ad up once again as evidence she was being criminalized as part of a systemic campaign against aboriginal peoples. Jensen denied his office had anything to do with Kelly’s appearance in Crime Stoppers and maintained the charge has always been a routine fisheries act violation, never a criminal proceeding. “If I’ve heard it once, I’ve heard it 100 times: ‘This process criminalizes Ms. Kelly,’” Jensen said, adding, “this is not a crime.” Crabtree told Kelly he hoped to have a decision to her in writing by the middle of March. Kelly is then scheduled to appear in court May 9, 10, 13 and 14 to deal with the aboriginal rights defence.
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atricia Kelly’s fight with the federal government over 396 sockeye salmon has spanned eight-anda-half years, included 200-plus court appearances and has likely cost taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars. But neither Kelly nor the Crown will back down from a court battle that one side says is about a simple fishing violation and the other says is about the very nature of aboriginal rights and entitlement in Canada. The Sto:lo woman was charged in 2004 with “purchasing, selling and possession of fish against the fisheries act.” She pleaded not guilty and was convicted on July 3, 2008. She then put forth an aboriginal rights defence, which she has been in court trying to prove since then. Kelly appeared in Chilliwack court on Jan. 14 to apply to have Crown prosecutor Finn Jensen declared to be in a conflict of interest. Throughout, Kelly has defended herself after being rejected for legal aid in 2005 and again in 2011. She has had some assistance, including that of University of Lethbridge globalization studies professor Anthony Hall, who helped her pen a 150-page treatise, which was used as the basis for her argument in court Monday. Kelly argued to Chief Justice Thomas Crabtree that Jensen, in acting on behalf of the Government of Canada and the Crown, has had a tendency “to deny and negate, rather than recognize and affirm, the existence of aboriginal and treaty rights as stipulated by section 35 of the Constitution Act, 1982.” Kelly has relied upon Sparrow, a 1990 unanimous Supreme Court of Canada decision that found when Musqueam Band member Ronald Sparrow was caught fishing with a net longer than allowed in the fisheries act he was exer-
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Father, daughter to be sentenced
Cheam First Nations member and his daughter was to be sentenced this week for illegally fishing in a case that dates all the way back to 2005. Judge Russell MacKay ruled in November that fishing closures and restrictions in place on the Fraser in 2005 and 2006 did not infringe on the aboriginal rights of the Arthur Louis Aleck and Ashley Lee Aleck, according to a court decision recently released online. Between July 17, 2005, and July 27, 2006, the Alecks were found using drift nets on the Fraser in contravention of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) restrictions in place at the time. In court hearings that began in 2009, the Alecks—both members of the Cheam First Nation—argued that the legislation under which they were charged breached their guaranteed rights to fish under the Charter of
Charter right to fish not breached Rights and Freedoms. But MacKay found that there was no prima facie evidence that the rules breached the charter. On the first occasion, July 17, 2005, the Alecks participated in a protest fishery organized by Sto:lo Tribal Council after negotiations with DFO failed. They caught one fish. Arthur Aleck, a former member of Cheam Band Council, said that in 2005 and 2006 set fishing nets were not satisfying his family’s needs for fish because of changes in the river. The Alecks thus chose to use drift nets on several occasions when doing so was not permitted by DFO. Ashley Aleck’s lawyer Derek Birch argued the restrictions and closures— and especially rules governing fishing methods—breached his client’s rights. In his ruling, MacKay said Arthur Aleck argued that “his aboriginal rights were infringed because sports fishers
were targeting salmon from the ocean all the way up the Fraser River.” Aleck also said “the DFO could not have had any legitimate conservation concerns since there were no restrictions on sports fishers in salt water.” But prosecutor Finn Jensen said the Alecks’ illegal fishing stemmed from a desire to avoid competition from other First Nations fishermen. He said they did not break the rules simply to meet their communal right. He added that “modest” closures and equipment requirements do not infringe on aboriginal rights. In his ruling, MacKay said there was no evidence that the accused could not have met their need for fish by conforming to DFO rules. “At best,” MacKay ruled, “there is only a vague concern expressed that fishing at the same time and using the same gear as other Band members would result in need not being met.”
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hen you see words like weird, disturbing, or oddball, you can be sure that the word Florida is not far off. If the 50 states were kids in elementary school, Florida would be the one who would eat a dead slug for a nickel. This week’s piece of state-wide performance art/desperate attention seeking is the 2013 Python Challenge. Florida is home to many snakes, but not all of them belong there. Burmese pythons, for example, are (you may have guessed this part) from Burma. How did they get to Florida? It’s usually a three-step process: 1) “Ooooh, look at the cute little baby snake! I’ll wear it around my neck and look like an awesome badass!” 2) “Aaaaaagggghhh! It’s strangling me again and the cost of mice is driving me crazy!” 3) “Throw it in the bushes, it’ll be fine.” In fact, Burmese pythons are doing fine in Florida. They’re doing so fine that they’re in danger of devouring all the native species of birds, mammals and reptiles that live in the Everglades. So the Python Challenge is not so much an effort to educate the public, as it is the equivalent of putting out a bounty on the squiggly, little reptiles. Florida is letting anyone who gives them $25 and takes a 30-minute course in snake identification
Be Our Guest go hunting in four wildlife parks. And there are fabulous prizes to be won! The grand prize is $1,500 for the most dead pythons, while there’s a runner-up prize of $1,000 for the biggest python. Basically, they’ve defictionalized the “Whacking Day” episode of The Simpsons. But with less Barry White music. The sad thing is. I can’t think of a better way to go about it. Really, what are people good at? Well, we’re really good at introducing exotic animals to places where they don’t belong. How do you think zebra mussels wound up in the Great Lakes, or why there’s now a thriving colony of snow monkeys in your local IKEA? We’re also good at wiping out species entirely. You can thank 17th century sailors for pre-emptively putting a halt to any dodo infestations around here! Seen any dodos getting into your trash, scaring your cat, pooping in your public parks? No, you have not. Thanks, hungry Dutch mariners! What we need to do is harness our impulse to kill everything good
and pure, and use it to counter our urge to air-drop random animals into every environment we encounter. Yes, we’re going to wipe out some species over the next few years. Shouldn’t we wipe out the species that we’re allowing to wreak havoc in the wrong environments? Finally, two wrongs really can make a right! The Python Challenge plays to some of the worst human impulses. Kill things! Make a pile of them! Get rewards for the biggest pile! In this case, it actually helps that pythons are considered scary. For this type of project to work with any other animal or plants, we’re going to have to re-name a few things. From now on, Australian rabbits are to be known as killer bucktoothed fangmonsters. Purple loosestrife will be known as the Devil’s ditchweed, and Scotch broom will be known as Scotch toxic death cloud emitter. American bullfrogs will be known as the Toronto Maple Leafs. I’ll even put my money where my mouth is. I’ll put up $50 for a prize for any group or organization that can make the heaviest pile of purple loosestrife. I’ll get back to you on the when and where, and maybe we can get the Devil’s ditchweed challenge up and running. ◗ Matthew Claxton is a reporter with the Langley Advance.
ave you taken a look at the calendar lately? It’s just three weeks to go till B.C.’s first Family Day on Feb. 11. That’s right: one whole glorious day as a paid statutory holiday to spend time with our families and friends—perhaps a jaunt up to the local mountains for a bit of skiing, or a visit to the aquarium will be in order. Sounds lovely, doesn’t it? And it probably will be—for some people. Like those who work in a fulltime job who qualify for a paid statutory holiday—and those whose incomes allow them to take part in extracurriculars like skiing and local attractions. But for the people juggling low-paying and part-time jobs, child care and the demands of every day life, Family Day in B.C. won’t be all that glorious. With schools closed for the day, British Columbians who still have to go to work—like the many thousands employed in the service industry—will be scrambling to find child care. We’re sure we’ll hear all about this great new addition to the provincial calendar in the lead-up to the election in May. It certainly sounds family-friendly and that seems to be a key theme for Christy Clark these days. We have long advocated that B.C. follow the lead of other provinces in creating an additional statutory holiday during this winter period—so kudos to the Liberals for having done so. But it doesn’t alleviate our concerns about how families are truly faring in this province. With so many challenges in funding for education, in the lack of access to quality child care, in services for children with developmental disabilities of all kinds, in job development, in health care access— just to name a few—it’s hard to get too excited about Family Day. As much as we’ll enjoy the extra day off work, we’d prefer to have enough funding and attention to the critical issues facing our province to make every day a good day for families in B.C.
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Chamber blew a win-win situation with MacAhonic Editor: I am a little concerned with some of the tone in the letter by Dawn Ward about Patti MacAhonic having to resign as executive director of the Chilliwack Chamber of Commerce so that she could run as the NDP candidate in the upcoming provincial election. I understand her concerns with the situation, but Ward stated that the “only reaction I can imagine is shop out of town —take away Chamber support.” On a dollar value and number of employees working for the members, the Chamber does have the majority support of the business community. I know a few chamber members, and some of those are only members because of the business connections or opportunities they can develop. It does not necessarily reflect an active support. If you look at the actual numbers of all businesses, both big and small, you will likely find a very large number, if not a majority of local business, aren’t even members; mainly because the Chamber does not really provide any value to us smaller operations. We are hardworking people trying to provide a service in the community and should not be lumped in with the Chamber when there is talk of retaliatory action. Also, there are a lot of people in this community that work for businesses owned by Chamber members and those employees should not be punished. This action by the Chamber when it comes to MacAhonic shows just how out of step the local Chamber of Commerce is with what is going on in B.C. I have to question if the same thing would have happened if she had run for the Liberals. In the past the parties on the right of the political spectrum have claimed that the NDP doesn’t understand business. Adrian Dix has said he is willing to listen, and owners of big business are not only sitting down and talking to him, they
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are attending fund raising events and contributing money to the party in amounts never seen before. They can see the writing on the wall and they know it is better to make friends with the NDP if they want to be heard after the next election. The Chilliwack Chamber of Commerce blew it here. They had a chance to place themselves in a win-win situation no matter which party won locally. All they had to do was issue a release stating that while they don’t support the NDP they do support the electoral process and would give her the needed leave of absence. No matter which party won the riding, the Chamber would have had someone that would listen to them. MacAhonic must understand business, since these people hired her and if she won she could give a business perspective to the premier. Polls have shown that the majority of women support the NDP and they are not going to be happy with this situation and neither will be some people who believe in fair play. It is going to be a very tight race in both Chilliwack ridings and this just might be enough to get not only MacAhonic elected, but also let Gwen O’Mahony get re-elected. It was the women’s vote that cost the Republicans the Presidential election. We grumpy old white guys are in the minority now, and some of us are going to have to start doing things differently in the future if we want our voices heard. John Pritchard Chilliwack
Don’t need to be an expert Editor: My father was an Air Canada mechanic for more than 30 years. He had no university education. Over a decade ago one of his sons, a vice-president of a provincial hydro Crown Corporation, was showing him the new towers to support hydro lines. My father commented “they are going to fall over.” “No they’re not,” replied his son with all confidence in the professionals’ expert in these matters. Those using anticipartation (new word) know the towers fell over. Do people need qualifications to express opinions, challenge proposals or actions? I thank Sheila Muxlow for her actions challenging Kinder Morgan’s proposal. G.E. MacDonell are you volunteering to join the challenge? Dianne Rose Chilliwack
Henderson did his job properly Editor: Re: “Need to be more precise, letters to the editor, Times, Jan. 17. In his letter, G.E. MacDonell comments on Paul Henderson’s article about Kinder Morgan’s expansion plans and the oil spill of one year ago at the Abbotsford tank farm. MacDonell stresses the importance of
neutral wording in articles. It is important to be factual. Residents were concerned about Kinder Morgan’s repeated assertions that the spill had been “quickly contained.” This was clearly proven false by the National Energy Board investigation. Hours went by before the spill was responded to by the company. As MacDonell notes, the spill was the result of human error—to be precise, a string of human errors. He states: “There were a number of minor and more serious operational errors made that Kinder Morgan subsequently attended to . . . .” Here MacDonell falls into the same difficulty with neutral wording. It would be more factual to say: “. . . operational errors that Kinder Morgan says it has attended to.” Pipeline companies often are at pains to say that they have “fixed the problem” or “increased security measures” or “intend to build a new and safer pipeline.” Sometimes such statements are not borne out by subsequent events. For example, in 2010, Trans Canada Pipelines said that the Keystone Pipeline was built to “meet or exceed all safety standards.” However, the line had twelve spills in its first year of operation. MacDonell implies that a spill of 110,000 litres of crude oil is trivial (an amount that “would fill an average backyard swimming pool”). I think he is missing the point. This particular spill apparently did not get into the water supply, though, for reasons given above, I am hesitant to rely on the company’s word on this. Even a much smaller amount, were it to get into the drinking water supply of a Fraser Valley community or into a salmon bearing river or stream, would be toxic and, potentially, fatal to humans or wildlife. Similarly, the product spilled (BC Light, a volatile sour crude), caused more than just a “‘nuisance’ odor.” Newspaper reports after the spill indicated that
children complained of headaches and nausea. The school’s air handling system was shut down. While the level of exposure was less than the 2010 tar sands spill in Marshall, Mich., the effects were similar. In the Michigan spill, children and seniors experienced headaches, nausea and vomiting and over 200 people were hospitalized. The odor was hydrogen sulphide, a gas that is lethal in high doses. In the last part of his letter, MacDonnel falls into the logical fallacy of ad hominem—he attacks Sheila Muxlow personally, calling into question her
qualifications. Surely one doesn’t need an engineering degree to comment on the threat of tar sands pipelines. Members of the public, MacDonnel, Muxlow and myself included, have every right to comment on the actions and proposals of these companies. I should add that the PIPE UP Network tries hard to get the facts and to educate ourselves and our communities about the realities of pipelines. We commend Paul Henderson for contributing to this education. Michael Hale, member of the PIPE UP network Yarrow
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ford campus. He is the first speaker in UFV president Mark Evered’s Leadership Lecture Series for the 2013 calendar year. “Herb will be speaking to the value of a degree to an individual and the value of a university to the community” said Evered. “This speaker is a great fit with the goal of the leadership series to bring speakers that challenge and provoke discussion at the university and in the community.” Universities across Canada have experienced tremendous growth over the last
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vital set of war medals given to one of Chilliwack’s pioneering families will soon return to the Fraser Valley. Last month, the Chilliwack Museum and Historical Society bought a collection of 12 military medals belonging to Lt.-Col. Andrew Leslie Coote and his son, Capt. Ian Vernon Coote. The collection included a written account of the wartime experiences of Andrew Coote’s second son, Lieut. Russel Leslie Coote. The collection was bought at auction for $3,190 (2,000 UK pounds). The Cootes owned an East Chilliwack farm at the beginning of the 20th Century and gave their name to Coote Street. The military career of Andrew Leslie Coote began prior to the First World War and continued for several decades. Among other medals, both Andrew Leslie and his son Ian were named Officers of the Order of the British Empire (OBE). Chilliwack Museum director Ron Denman said the new collection will “be front and centre” in a large exhibit planned for next year to commemorate the start of the Second World War.
“They’re important because they come from a family that arrived in Chilliwack in 1890,” Denman said. “We’re very excited because they represent a military career that really started before The First World War with Leslie Coote and ended after the Second World War. So there’s a huge time frame there. “We know the Coote family’s history and to have an intact collection from both father and son is very unusual and is what prompted us to follow up on this one.” The elder Coote—who was in London for the Blitz—was honoured with an OBE for helping organize a home defence militia in British Columbia. The younger was recognized for outstanding administrative duties. Denman said the museum became aware of the medals on Dec. 10, just seven days before they were set to go up for auction. Without the resources to buy the set, Denman reached out to the Department of Canadian Heritage, which he said was “absolutely wonderful” in helping the museum quickly secure $1,863 to help bring the collection back to Canada. (The medals had been located in Norfolk, England. Ian Coote, whom Denman believes inherited his father’s medals, had remained in Britain following the war.)
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The Chilliwack Museum has purchased a collection of medals awarded to Lt.-Col. Andrew Leslie Cootes (above) and his son Ian, who were each named Officers of the Order of the British Empire.
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News CONTACT, from page 1 of weather is unbelievably tragic to me. And to think that we have a centre that is going to answer them not only [with a variety of ] services . . . but a warm place to go to, I think that is absolutely amazing.” The health contact centre is billed as a one-stop shop for care for homeless, mentally ill and addicted people. It will include 22 supportive housing apartments, along with a broad range of health and community support services. Pacific Community Resources Society (PCRS) will manage the housing component and jointly deliver the services with Fraser Health. The provincial government is contributing nearly $3.4 million for the building’s renovations, along with about $230,000 to operate the facility’s residential side. Funding also came from the City of Chilliwack, PCRS, the Real Estate Foundation of B.C. and
Resembling links of sausage, bagged insulation waits for disposal sits at the base of Chilliwack’s future health contact centre earlier this month. The discovery of mould and “extensive hazardous materials” delayed the project, according to a report.
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common theme running through Friday’s celebration of the start of construction on Chilliwack’s new health contact centre was just how long it took for construction to begin on the “one-stop shop” for mentally ill, addicted and homeless people. When the centre finally opens its doors this summer, it will welcome visitors nearly two years after organizers’ first planned to be in operation. And although proponents first had aimed for a September 2011 opening, the project only received final project commitment last month, according to a BC Housing response to a Freedom of Information request. The centre, which includes 22 beds of affordable housing along with health and social services, also won’t be quite as large as organizers had once hoped. While it’s never been made public, Pacific Community Resources Society (PCRS) approached Fraser Health in 2011 to ask for funding for 10 additional beds. The beds would be housed in a proposed 4,600-square-foot addition. However, Fraser Health turned down PCRS’s request. Naomi Brunemeyer, manager of regional development at BC Housing, wrote that “the vision of the project eventually was scaled back to include 22 units of affordable
housing, some programming space and the Health Contact Centre.” The funding issues weren’t the only cause of delay. According to Brunemeyer, “mould and extensive hazardous mater ials” were found in the building. The issues were not known when the building was purchased and “caused some delay in approvals.” The present vision of the health contact centre was only given preliminary approval in October 2012. “BC Housing committed additional capital and operating funding to make the project work, as did Fraser Health,” Brunemeyer wrote. Lee-Anne Hansen, the centre’s future manager, said there had been many times over the previous four years when she thought the project might not happen. “It’s almost surreal,” she said, “because for many days and nights I wondered if it would ever happen. And today the baby was born.” Chilliwack MLA John Les— who is retiring in the spring— had similar thoughts. “I was wondering if this was actually going to happen in my term of office,” he said. And Mayor Sharon Gaetz added that “What looks very easy on paper sometimes isn’t easy in practicalities.” A f t e r h e a r i n g s e v e ra l speakers compare the long, difficult planning process to the unsightliness of cooking sausage, Gaetz said: “Today, we have beautiful sausage about to be cooked.”
A one-stop shop for care “As health-care providers, we know Fraser Health. “They say it takes a village,” Hansen that we must not only offer a roof over said during her remarks. “I say it takes a their heads, but also offer care and supcity with a heart and Chilliwack is a city ports in settings where they feel safe and with a heart.” comfortable,” he said. “The Chilliwack Mayor Sharon Gaetz Contact Centre is an echoed the sentiment. excellent example of “I’m just so proud just that.” of our town for com- heart and Chilliwack is McMahon agreed ing together,” she said. a city with heart.” and he has a “lineup” “Everyone has been of clients just waiting asking me in the city, Lee-Anne Hansen to take advantage of ‘When is it going to the contact centre’s happen?’ and this day resources. is to signal it starts today.” “It’s going to be a place for people to Andy Libbiter, Fraser Health’s acting be able to set up new roots,” he said. executive director for mental health and “They’re going to be in recovery; they’re substance use, said the contact centre going to have a roof over their head. It will provide much-needed help to Chill- makes it easier, if you have a roof over iwack’s most vulnerable. your head, to change your life.’”
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Upcoming games: Jan. 23 - Prince George @ Chilliwack 7 p.m. Jan. 25 - Surrey @ Chilliwack 7 p.m.
TEAM GP Chilliwack 40 Surrey 40 Prince George 40 Langley 38 Coquitlam 42
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A four-year-old Luke Esposito tangles with uncle Mark Messier.
While the return of the National Hockey League (NHL) poses more competition for junior leagues, its return also highlights the success of more than two-dozen BCHL grads. Team 1040 colour guy Brian Wiebe (www.briansbanter.com) has counted 28 former BCHLers on NHL opening day rosters. They include former Chief Shawn Horcoff. The Colorado Avalanche boast four former BCHLers. Ottawa and Vernon each have three.
Chilliwack Chiefs star Luke Esposito celebrates a goal this year.
Esposito has NHL connection . . . but he’s not related to either Phil or Tony
BY STEVE EWEN The Province
ne of the first times Chilliwack Chiefs star Luke Esposito made an appearance in a British Columbia newspaper, he was tussling with a hockey legend at an NHL all-star game. Being Mark Messier’s nephew can create unique sets of circumstances. The offspring of Messier’s sister Mary-Kay has turned into a legitimate pro prospect, it seems. After last weekend’s games in Prince George, the 19-year-old Esposito, from Greenwich, Conn., was second in the Junior A loop in scoring, with 55 points, including 14 goals, in 40 games. He’s also already committed
to play next year for the Harvard University Crimson, the famed Ivy League team from Cambridge, Mass. To think we knew him when. Go back in the files of The Province and you can find a four-year-old Luke getting checked by Uncle Mark during the 1998 NHL all-star game festivities at GM Place. You can find another shot of a two-year-old Luke after a Team Canada practice in Whistler prior to the 1996 World Cup. And how about this cutline that appeared in the Edmonton Journal to go with a picture from that 1998
all-star appearance? It read: “In a game of shinny, our money is on the little guy with the big future. Luke Esposito, four-year-old nephew of Mark Messier, shows Uncle Moose some stick-handling skills during a break at the all-star bash on Saturday.” “He’s been there all throughout,” said Esposito, whose family lives about five minutes from Messier in Greenwich. “When I was picking places to play, he was there. He’s helped my grandpa coach a number of my teams when I was younger. “He’s been great for me.”
Hockey folk automatically wonder if the 5-foot-10, 180 pounder is related to Phil and Tony Esposito, which he’s not. They eventually find out that he’s part of the Messier clan and he maintains that it’s not added pressure, explaining instead: “I look at it as a great opportunity to talk to him. I use my uncle, and my grandpa, too, as a resource.” He does flip-flop on that a little, though, when pushed. “I like to show that I can actually play,” he said. “I like to prove that I See ESPOSITO, Page 16
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Chilliwack Chief David Thompson, and Prince George Spruce King Lyndon Martell, battle as Mitch Gillam saves a shot Saturday night at the Coliseum in Prince George. Chiefs’ scoring with the empty-netter. While the Spruce Kings have improved since being shut out by the Chiefs in back-to-back games earlier in the year, Gillam and his defence continue to frustrate their division rivals. “That’s three games in a row we’ve outplayed them and have only got one point out of it so it’s really frustrating,” said Spruce Kings head coach Dave Dupas, referring to a 3-2 overtime loss in Chilliwack earlier in the month. “We have to find ways to beat the goaltender. You can’t fault the guys for the effort they put
in all weekend. They had a great series but just lost two hard-fought games.” Dupas also found himself ruing his team’s luck against the Chiefs. “It seems it happens every time they come in here,” Dupas said. “[Friday] night it hits a defenceman’s stick then it hits him on the head and then went bar down and in. [Saturday] a guy misses the net, the puck bounces over the net and hits Kirk [Thompson] in the back and sits on the goal line and they’re standing See CHIEFS, Page 16
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A Victoria Grizzlies player has filed a complaint with the West Shore RCMP following an incident involving Chiefs assistant coach Brandon Fleenor.
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ictoria-area Mounties have opened an investigation into the actions of Chilliwack Chiefs assistant coach Brandon Fleenor at the end of a Jan. 12 British Columbia Hockey League game. Victoria Grizzlies defenceman Chris Albertini filed a complaint with West Shore RCMP in which he alleged Fleenor “flung a hockey stick at him, striking him in the side of his head.” Albertini, who was not playing during the game, was standing between the benches when tempers flared in the game’s last minute. “I reported it to the police, but nothing has officially come of it. I have filed a complaint,” Albertini told the Victoria Times-Colonist. “There is no room for that in hockey, for a coach to lose his temper like that.” West Shore RCMP spokeswoman Kathy Rochlitz confirmed Thursday that police are in the “initial stages of an investigation.” Albertini, a 20-year-old native of Hampton, Ont., admitted to “chirping” at the Chilliwack bench late in the game. He said he was struck as Fleenor flung the stick at him in a “spear-fishing” motion. The events, which took place with roughly 10 seconds remaining in the game, began a chain reaction of hostility between the play-
ers, who were violently pushing on the glass that separates the visitors’ bench from the hosts. The incident was caught on tape by Grizzlies’ videographer Roy Anthonisen, who posted it online. The video has since been taken down. During the final moments of the Jan. 12 game, Grizzlies general manager and head coach Bill Bestwick left the bench to attempt to gain control of his players. He was given a game misconduct at the time. At the final whistle, a brawl erupted on the ice. Fleenor has been suspended indefinitely by the British Columbia Hockey League. Six players from each team were also disciplined. Chiefs Matthieu Tibbet, Jaret Babych and David Thompson were handed onegame suspended for participating in an altercation at the end of the game. Chiefs forward Tanner Cochrane was suspended two games for provoking an incident from the players bench and for leaving the bench to participate in an altercation. Chiefs defenceman Shay Laurent was suspended four games for participating in two separate fights after the game had ended. And Chiefs forward Trevor Hills was handed a four-game ban for initiating and provoking a pair of altercations at the end of the game and for participating in a fight.
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Cascades flat against Prairie clubs
he top-ranked University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) Cascades women’s basketball teams dropped both games during a disappointing road trip to Alberta last weekend. The Cascades—who entered the weekend with an 11-1 record—fell 79-69 in overtime to the Prairie Division-leading University of Calgary (UC) Dinos Friday night. The Cascades also lost the following night 64-59 to the mediocre University of Lethbridge Pronghorns. Played in a playoff-like atmosphere, Friday’s game against the Dinos was a tight contest, with the teams trading baskets and leads. But after keeping
the scoreline tight, the UC shooters found their touch and completed all five of their shots in overtime to take a 10-point lead. Chilliwack’s Kayli Sartori led all Cascades with 19 points. Sarah Wierks added 16 points and pulled down a team-high 15 rebounds. Cascades head coach AlTuchscherer wasn’t satisfied with his team’s performance on the night. “We didn’t match Calgary’s energy or determination tonight,” Tuchscherer said.“Give them full credit for taking that game away from us.We have a lot to learn about teams coming after us and rising to the occasion.” The Cascades, though, didn’t
respond well to the loss and lost to the Pronghorns the following night. Lethbridge jumped out to a quick start and built an early lead in the first quarter. The Cascades rebounded, however, and had built an eight-point lead by the end of the third quarter. But with starter Aieisha Luyken in foul trouble and on the bench for much of the last quarter, the Cascades saw their lead slip away. The Pronghorns tied the game with four minutes remaining and found themselves ahead by five at the end. Luyken led UFV in scoring with 19 points. Sarah Wierks posted 16 points and another 14 rebounds, while sister Nicole added 14 points.
CHIEFS, from page 13 there to tap it in. I don’t know what you can do about those things but the fact of the matter is when there’s a loose puck laying there they tap it.” Chiefs head coach Harvey Smyl, meanwhile, was pleased with his team’s defensive play over the weekend. “I think we did a lot of good things,” Smyl said. “I thought we really played well defensively [and] limited their shots to the perimeter.” With Gillam having proven himself one of the league’s best goaltenders, Smyl said that if his team can keep opponents to the outside, their goalie will usually do the rest.
Serving suspensions later The Chiefs were without forwards Tanner Cochrane and Trevor Hills, along with defenceman Shay Laurent due to suspensions handed down by the BCHL following the previous weekend’s post-game brawl against the Victoria Grizzlies. Matthieu Tibbet, Jaret Babych and David Thompson were all handed one-game bans, but all three played last weekend as the Chiefs can choose to have them serve their suspensions later, when Cochrane, Hills and Laurent have returned.
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Grandpa knew Smyl ESPOSITO, from page 12 am not in the spot I am because of my uncle.” His grandpa, more commonly known as Doug Messier, did have a role in him picking the Chiefs, for what it’s worth. In the midst of putting up 14 goals and 47 points in 29 games with his Brunswick Prep high school team in Greenwich last year, Esposito heard from a couple of universities—including Harvard —that he might be better off spending a campaign in Junior A and steered him
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CHILLIWACK TIMES TUESDAY, JANUARY 22, 2013
Community Chwk Library Book Club
The Chilliwack Library Book Club meets the fourth Wednesday of each month (Jan. 23) at 7 p.m. New members are welcome at any time. For more information please contact the Chilliwack Library at 604-792-1941.
Fibromyalgia meetings Fibromyalgia Well Spring Foundation meets the fourth Wednesday of every month (Jan. 23) from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Lynnwood Retirement Residence, at 9168 Corbould St. For more information call 1-800-567-8998. Heart support group meets
The Chilliwack Heart Support Group holds its monthly meeting Jan. 23 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Salvation Army Church on Brooks Avenue. Everyone with heart disease is welcome to attend. Gillian Yardly of the BC Heart & Stroke Foundation will speak about February Heart Month. For more information, call Al Vogt at 604-795-3096 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yarrow book club The Yarrow Library Book Club continues this fall. The club will gather the third Thursday of every month (Jan. 24) from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. to discuss the books they’ve read. Join Yarrow Library staff for lively discussions of selected titles. Chosen books will change monthly and copies are provided by the library. New members are welcome to join at any time. LGBT meeting HOMINUM Fraser Valley Chapter—a support and discussion group to help gay, bi-sexual and questioning men with the challenges of being married, separated or single—meets on the last Friday of every month (Jan. 25) at 7:30 p.m. For information and location, please call Art at 604-462-9813 or Don at 604-329-9760. Transforming trauma The Chilliwack Hospice Society hosts a workshop by Laura van Dernoot Lipsky about a practical and holistic approach to self-sustainability called Transforming Trauma: How to do this work and Not Completely Lose Our Minds. The workshop runs Jan. 25 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre. Cost is $90. Visit www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca or call 604-391-SHOW for tickets. For more information visit http://traumastewardship.com. Acoustic jams
Country acoustic jam sessions are held every Saturday at the Chilliwack Seniors Recreation Centre, at 9400
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College St., from 7 to 11 p.m. All musicians and friends are welcome. Bring your own instrument. Members $3 and non-members $5. For more information contact Rod or Marnie 604-792-1168.
Outdoor club meets The Chilliwack Outdoor Club holds its monthly meeting Jan. 28 at 7:30 p.m. at Mount Slesse middle school. The public is welcome. A speaker from Ridge Wilderness Adventures will talk about building outdoor shelters. Club activities range from mountain biking to mountaineering, hiking, snowshoeing and skiing. Upcoming international trips include the High Atlas Mountains of Morrocco. The club features many other multi-day trips, many of which are international. The club also holds a photo contest every year which is supported by prize gifts from local businesses. For more information, call Wells at 604-792-3463 or visit www. chilliwackoutdoorclub.com. Tea and Dance
Wanda’s Tea Dance, sponsored by the Seniors Resources Society, takes place the last Monday of each month (Jan. 28) from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Lions’ Hall, at 45580 Spadina Ave.. Music by Sweetwater. Refreshments and door prizes. Tickets are $6.
Square dancing The Chilliwack Rythm Reelers Square and Round Dance Club has begun new classes at Atchelitz Hall on Lickman Road. The first night includes a spaghetti dinner at 6 p.m., with dancing starting at 7 p.m. Beginners classes last 90 minutes. Dancing on Jan. 28 is free. After that, the
cost is $6 per person per night. Those under 19 years of age are half-price. Those interested can drop in on a Monday evening and watch the square dancing. For more information, contact either 604-823-7323 or 604-7947138.
Teens in Canada Chilliwack Community Services, Immigrant Services offers “Teens in Canada,” a program for immigrant parents held Tuesdays from Jan. 29 to March 12 from 12:30 to 2 p.m., at 9214 Mary St. Guest speakers will cover topics such as: school report cards, internet safety, bullying, peer pressure and more. Contact Lynn Gibson at 604-393-3251 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Children’s choir First Avenue Christian Assembly, at 46510 First Ave., hosts the Watoto Children’s Choir Jan. 29 at 7 p.m. Seniors bus trips The Chilliwack & District Senior Resources Society has a full slate of upcoming bus trips including: a trip to see the musical comedy Boeing-Boeing at the Stanley Theatre Jan. 30; a trip to see the Harlem Globetrotters in Abbotsford on Feb. 15; a visit to the Northwest Flower and Garden Show in Seattle on Feb. 20; and a trip to Seattle’s Great Wall Mall and Ikea on Feb. 25. Bus trips open to members of the Chilliwack Senior Resources Society. Register early to reserve your place. Call 604-793-9979 for details. Grief Support fundraiser Chilliwack Grief Support hosts a fundraiser at the Best Western on Feb. 1 featuring
CSS reunion - “Hello, Goodbye . . .” Chilliwack senior secondary ‘s “Hello, Goodbye...” reunion will be held March 1 and 2, and involves tours of the new and old school, a multimedia presentation in the gym, music by the CSS band and choir (with some special guests), an alumni social and the big event, the “Hello, Goodbye Wind Up Dance” at the Landing Sports Centre from 7:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. Music will be performed by a CSS house band consisting of alumni over the years along with special guest alumni joining the band on stage. For more information visit www.hellogoodbye.ca, or “Chilliwack Senior Secondary Hello Goodbye” on Facebook.
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Conquer cancer Team Burritt hosts a dinner fundraiser and silent auction for the Ride to Conquer Cancer Jan. 31 at Rustica’s Restaurant, at 9339 Main St. Tickets are $45 per person, with $20 going directly to Ride to Conquer Cancer/ Team Burritt. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are available by calling 604-858-7239 or emailing team.burritt@shaw. ca. For more information about the team visit. www. conquercancer.ca/goto/ teamburritt2013. Vision mates needed Volunteer as a vision mate with the Canadian National Institute for the Blind and help someone blind or partially sighted in Chilliwack. Help with reading, going for walks, shopping and social visiting. Spend two hours a week making a positive difference. Flexible schedule. Criminal record check required. Visit www.cnib.ca/volunteer or call 604-431-2146. Drivers needed The Canadian Cancer Society Volunteer Driver program in Chilliwack is in need of more volunteer drivers to take patients to and from their treatment. Training and dispatch are provided. Time commitments are flexible. For more information, contact Christina Chenard at 1-888-222-2240 Ext. 338 or email fvrvolengagement@ bc.cancer.ca. Chorus sings The Chilliwack Harmony Barbershop Chorus meet with the Langley Chapter every Thursday at 7 p.m. Join and harmonize. For more information call Lloyd at 604-701-8966 Rug hooking Traditional rug hookers meet every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Chilliwack Seniors Recreation Centre, at 9400 College St. Instructor available, if desired, with lessons. Come by and see the beautiful work. For more information call Betty Lou at 604-824-4095. OAPO open to members The Old Age Pensioners Organization (OAPO) Branch 173, at 5725 Tyson Rd., (by Twin Rinks) is inviting residents 50 years and older to come and join their club, which hosts activities, along with monthly potluck suppers and special functions. Call Ann 604-858-0066 for more information.
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The arguable highlight of the NDP nomination meeting on Saturday was, while waiting for votes to be tallied, when 100-year-old Jean Scott commandeered Rollie Keith to help her lead the room in a rousing rendition of O Canada.
and Gwen are going to make an extraordinary team of NDP candidates in Chilliwack.” MacAhonic will face off against BC Liberal candidate John Martin who finished third in the Chilliwack-Hope byelection last spring running for the BC Conservatives. Martin lost to O’Mahony who has represented the riding in Victoria since then. O’Mahony will face off against BC Liberal Laurie Throness whom she beat to win the seat in the 2012 byelection. Asked how strategy might shift in Chilliwack and Chilliwack-Hope if the BC Conservatives don’t come up with viable candidates, Dix said the notion of vote-splitting on the right is an insult to voters. “I think it’s so disrespectful to the voters,” Dix said. “As if the 68 per cent of people who chose not to vote for the Liberals in the byelection, if they were given fewer choices would somehow have rallid to the govenment side? I don’t think that’s the case. I think you
Vote-splitting notion an insult have to respect how people are going to vote.” In the 2012 Chilliwack-Hope byelection, O’Mahony received 6,022 votes, Throness 4,593 and Martin 3,615. Premier chats with women Christy Clark will be in Chilliwack on Thursday but if any men want to have a word with the Premier they’ll be out of luck. In fact, Chilliwack MLA John Les, candidates John Martin and Laurie Throness aren’t invited either. As for local politicians, you can bet Mayor Sharon Gaetz and Coun. Sue Attrill will get invitations but Couns. Chuck Stam, Ken Huttema, Ken Popove, Jason Lum and Stewart McLean will certainly not. That’s because Clark will be in town as part of her ongoing provincewide tour where she meets with groups of women only. At some of the meetings—Vernon for
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example in December—Clark has been introduced by a local male MLA who then left the room. Not dead yet The BC Conservatives promised candidates would be announced mid-January for the Chilliwack and Chilliwack-Hope constituencies. But there was no sign of a name until Jan. 21 when the Chilliwack-Hope constituency association announced that local realtor Michael Henshall had submitted his nomination package for that riding. In a press release issued Monday, the party announced it was accepting nominations until Jan. 31 for Chilliwack-Hope and the candidate would be chosen at a Feb. 9 meeting. Nomination forms are available by emailing chwk.hope.BCCP@gmail.com. There has been no sign of life from any BC Conservatives in the Chilliwack riding.
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Brian Graham Annis passed away January 12, 2013 peacefully at home. Born in Burnaby, Brian lived in Chilliwack most of his life, growing up playing hockey, Jr. A and WHL. He was the tough guy. He worked with his father and mother at Annis Pools for many years, tough work but enjoyed the sun. Since then he worked in ﬁre protection and construction of many types. Most recently M&M Excavating, the guys will miss ‘Dad’. His vast knowledge made him indispensable in always getting things right. He was well respected in the community. He will be greatly missed by his entire family but especially his ‘Girls’, wife Samantha Annis (Hughes), step mom Audree Annis, daughters Melissa Annis, Nicole Annis and Devan Annis and his ﬁve beautiful grandchildren Madison Harvey, Aiden Harvey, Kayel McLean, River McLean and Kaitlyn Brown. He’s predeceased by his father Graham Annis and his mother Evelyn Annis (Watmough). He had a great many friends over the years, the kind of guy who would give you his shirt off his back if you needed it. All are welcome to attend a ‘Celebration of Life’ for Brian at the Masonic Hall, 45905 Hocking Avenue, Chilliwack on Sunday January 27, 2013 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. In lieu ﬂowers please make a donation to Canuck Place at www.canuckplace.org Online condolences to the family may be made to www.wiebeandjeskefh.com Wiebe & Jeske Funeral Services - 604.824.1234
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NOTICE OF REZONING WAIVER OF PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE is hereby given pursuant to Section 893 of the Local Government Act that the Board of Directors of the Fraser Valley Regional District will consider giving second and third reading to Fraser Valley Regional District Zoning Amendment Bylaw No. 1204, 2012 [hereinafter referred to as Bylaw 1204] at its meeting to be held January 30, 2013 at 7:00 PM at 45950 Cheam Avenue, Chilliwack, BC. The purpose of Bylaw 1204 is to amend “Zoning Bylaw for Electoral Area “D” Bylaw No. 75 to rezone the nine parcels of land comprising Cheam Lake Wetlands Regional Park from various zones to the Park (P-1) zone to facilitate effective park management as shown on the map below. Cheam Lake Wetlands Regional Park is located east of the intersection of Yale Road and Highway No. 9 in Popkum, FVRD Electoral Area “D”. As Bylaw 1204 is consistent with the Ofﬁcial Community Plan for Popkum-Bridal Falls, part of Electoral Area “D”, Bylaw No. 200, 1997, the Board of Directors has waived the holding of a Public Hearing in accordance with sections 890(4) and 893 of the Local Government Act. TAKE NOTICE that the above is a general description only. Copies of Bylaw 1204 and the Board resolution waiving a public hearing are available for public inspection at the Fraser Valley Regional District, 45950 Cheam Avenue, Chilliwack, BC V2P 1N6 (8:30 AM to 4:30 PM Monday to Friday). For further information, please contact the Planning Department toll free at 1-800-528-0061 or by email at planninginfo@fvrd. bc.ca. All those who believe that their interest in property may be affected by Bylaw 1204 will be given an opportunity to be heard by the FVRD Board of Directors at the Board meeting on Wednesday January 30, 2013 at 7:00 PM. Written submissions received no later than 12:00 noon on January 30, 2013 will be presented to the Board for consideration. Correspondence can be submitted via mail to the address noted above or by email to planninginfo@fvrd. bc.ca.
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BUSINESSES FOR SALE
REDUCED TO sell 1536sf 3br 2.5ba 1 owner end unit 6 yr old townhome $319K 604-833-4246 see uSELLaHOME.com id5549
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IMMACULATE TOP fl 963sf 2 br condo, insuite laundry, +55 building, $121,500 604-309-3947 see uSELLaHOME.com id5565
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RENO’D 770SF 2nd fl with new appliances insuite laundry, pets kids ok $177,777 604-530-6247 see uSELLaHOME.com id5584
CLOVERDALE UPDATED 696sf 1br condo, rents for $650 insuite laundry $99,500 604-341-9257 see uSELLaHOME.com id5500
GUILDFORD 650SF 1br 3rd fl condo, pool, exercise rm, party rm etc, $210,888 778-834-8224 see uSELLaHOME.com id5576
GUILDFORD QUIET 905sf top fl 2br condo, recent flooring paint etc $179,500 604-496-3397 see uSELLaHOME.com id5593
NEWTON 723SF 1br ground level w/private entry, insuite laundry $139,900 604-984-8891 see uSELLaHOME.com id5546
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Vancouver East Side
2BDRM/1.5BTH INVESTMENT Property in Lower Lonsdale. 862sq ft w/ 800sq ft patio. $289,000. Call: (604) 961-4349
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ASKING $293K, 2 bdrm, 845sf. Great location, near transit/shops. #104-2600 E 49th. Open House Sun Jan 27th, 2-4pm Call Pat @ Sutton WestCoast 604 220-9188.
211/80B AV 3034sf 6br 5ba with legal 2br basement suite, quiet crescent $589,900 604-649-6030 see uSELLaHOME.com id5607
AT ASSESSED value 2200sf 5 br 2.5ba backing onto greenbelt suite pot $379,900 604-557-2205 seeuSELLaHOME.com id5618 ALDERGROVE SXS DUPLEX 80K below assessment. $3K/mo rent $527,900 firm 604-807-6565 see uSELLaHOME.com id3428
FULLY finished 4,000+ sf home. Desirable Creekside on the Park. 6 brs, 3.5 bath. Granite/ss appl, a/c. $592 K 604.852.6951
6020-06 REAL DEPARTURE Bay-No steep stairs on cliff front. Just 2 blks to sandy, usable beach. 8 min to ferry, shopping closer. 2,600 sq ft, 2 bdrm suite, active views, 3 full baths, sep. laundries. Oversize corner lot w/ access to RV pad behind house. $439,000. Drive by 2895 Fairbanks (cnr Bay St.) Nanaimo. View by appointment. 250-585-1111, 250-729-7420
W. LADNER ½ block from the Fraser Riv,1600sf 3br character home, $545,000 604-617-3748 see uSELLaHOME.com id5599
11 ACRE lot w/1296sf 3br 2ba Updated modular home Ryder Lake area $475K 604-316-7775 see uSELLaHOME.com id5640
FORT LANGLEY 2300sf 5br w/suite above 3 additional rental units $985K 604-882-6788 see uSELLaHOME.com id5533
UPDATED 4541SF 7br 5½ba on large 8264sf lot, basement suite, $749,000 604-805-6614 see uSELLaHOME.com id5604
AGASSIZ NEW 2350sf 3br 2.5 Bath, high end finishing, huge master $369,900 604-729-0186 see uSELLaHOME.com id5603 OCEANFRONT 4700SF 5br 3½ bath main fl br, 6286sf lot, suite potenl $1,949,000 604-469-1813 see uSELLaHOME.com id5606
3BDRM/2.5BTH BEAUTIFUL 2 STOREY HOME ON A QUIET CUL-DE-SAC IN CLOVERDALE Excellent location in desirable neighborhood. Close to schools, transportation and shopping. Bright open plan. $552,000. Call: (604) 575-4686 THOM CREEK Ranch. In Chilliwack’s premier retirement complex. 2090 sq ft finished plus 294 unfinished ready to model. In the top row with superb, unspoilable views of the City, mountains and way beyond. Excellent Clubhouse. Friendly neighbours $419,000 negotiable. No HST. 604-377-1068
CHILLIWACK LK 1250sf rancher w/guest cabin, .5 ac lot, 2km to lake, pool $360K 604-824-5687 see uSELLaHOME.com id5561
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NEWTON HUGE 2017sf 3 or 4 br 2.5ba tnhouse w/double sxs garage $393,000 778-218-0389 see uSELLaHOME.com id5320
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A26 TUESDAY, JANUARY 22, 2013 CHILLIWACK TIMES
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CHIMNEY HTS like new 4100sf 8br 6ba w/main floor bedroom, 2 suites, $649K 604-441-9652 see uSELLaHOME.com id5563
CLAYTON IMMACULATE 3523 sf 5br 3.5ba w/bsmt suite across from park $648K 604-575-7636 see uSELLaHOME.com id5551
Lots & Acreage
TYNEHEAD 3800SF 5br 4.5ba executive home 12,077sf lot, with side suite, $850K 604-575-7311 see uSELLaHOME.com id5350
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Lots & Acreage
FLEETWOOD ACROSS from School, reno’d 2600sf 6br 5ba w/suites $579K 604-434-3482 see uSELLaHOME.com id5577
Out Of Town Property
1.6 ACRE OCEAN VIEW PROPERTY, in Town, Sointula, Malcolm Island, N.Vanc Island. Assessed $132,000, Sell $129,500. 5 pm 604-628-4592
CRANBROOK 2060SF 4br 3ba reno’d home w/side suite on 2 lots $239,900 778-887-4530 see uSELLaHOME.com id5304
FLEETWOOD RENO’D 2140sf 4br 3ba, large 7100sf lot, bsmt suite $549,000 604-727-9240 see uSELLaHOME.com id5617 INVESTOR ALERT Clayton 1.27 acre ppty w/1944sf 3br 2.5ba home $1,299,000 778-574-2519 see uSELLaHOME.com id5613
TRIPLEX- SOINTULA B&B Guest House, Malcolm Island, N.Vancouver Island. New reno, on view half acre. cost $900,000, sell $525,000. 5pm 604-628-4592
CHILLIWACK REDUCED must be moved 1130sf 2br 2bath mobile $7,500obo 604-795-7570 see uSELLaHOME.com id5612
1 BDRM 1 bth McIntosh Dr. Chilliwack, grnd level, full bath, kit, dw, balcony, sh’d laundry. Avail immed. $600 778-800-1451
1 Br $530up 2 BR, $695 up heat & h/w, garbage incl, no pets, Chwk nr amens. Resident Mgr. Member of Crime Free Multihousing, 604-792-8974 msg
CABIN 15 mins SE of Hope BC Surrounded by mountains rivers Tall cedars, trails, clean air. 3 BR, 1.5 ba, 6appls, sleeps 12+ $239K by owner, 604-795-3663 CANCEL YOUR TIMESHARE. NO RISK program. STOP Mortgage & Maintenance Payments Today. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Free Consultation. Call us Now. We can Help! 1-888-356-5248 ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ Exclusive & Private Lake Shore Cottage, for all info: www.cottageonlake.ca $329,000 ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★
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1 BDRM Apt, nr amen, $875 incl hydro, cable, net, laundry. Feb 1, priv ent, sm pet ok 604-791-5151
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1989 JAGUAR XJS coupe, V12 159 K, pristine cond $6950 obo. Priv sale, call Bob 604-986-8516
RENTALS | 604-793-2200 1 bdrm 2 level Twnhse, 650 sq. ft. F/S – $575 1 bdrm apt 4 appl, gas incl – $650 1 bdrm suite util incl – $525 1 bdrm condo F/S, heat incl – $595 1 bdrm & den condo 6 appl, gas incl– $875 F/S, Sardis – $750 2 bdrm condo 2 bdrm suite F/S, shared w/d, util incl – $750 2 bdrm suite F/S, util incl – $700 2 bdrm apt F/S, heat incl – $650 3 bdrm hse New Paint, 6 appl – $1300 4 bdrm hse FFI, 5 appl, 1 car garage – $1350 4 bdrm hse 4 appl, 1-1/2 bath – $1250 ...
1989 PORSCHE 944 Turbo, white on burgundy, all rcrds, new exhaust, 5 spd, a/c, Ltd slip, great cond! $15,900 Call 604-943-0945
SPECTACULAR ISLAND VIEWS (10) San Juan Islands, Anacortes - Biz Pt. $830,000 USD 4,100 sq.ft. on .5 acres, 5 br with in-suite bath, oversized 4 car garage 38’ long x 16’ High RV garage. Custom home ICF exterior walls, geothermal heat system. MLS# 313575 Alan Weeks 3688 Birch Way, Anacortes, ZIP 98221-8440 (425)691-9515 firstname.lastname@example.org
1981 CHEV Monte Carlo org., collector plates. 300,000 miles $3995, excl cond 604-792-8386
PORT ALBERNI reno’d 2000 sf 5br 2 ba with 2 br basement suite 2 laundries $210K 604-542-1995 see uSELLaHOME.com id5537
HATZIC LAKE Swans Point, 1 hr from Vanc incl lot & 5th wheel ski, fish, $148,500 604-209-8650 see uSELLaHOME.com id5491
1981 LINCOLN Town car, signature series, stock, collector plates, $3500 obo 604-792-6367
NEW SRI 1152 sq ft, 3 BR, dbl wide $77,900. Full gyproc single wide $66,900. Repossessions 1974-2007. Call 604-830-1960
OWN THE land, 1092sf 2br rancher style mobile home, kids OK, $179,900 604-824-7803 see uSELLaHOME.com id5541
1976 MGB Roadster. British racing green colour. 4 speed. New top and carpet. Engine work done. $6,500. 604-591-8566
NEWTON NEW 2200sf 5br 3.5ba ½ duplex with 2br bsment suite $475K incl. HST 604-728-1419 see uSELLaHOME.com id5591
1968 THUNDERBIRD 429 quadra jet, 2 dr cpe, reblt mtr, new brakes &lines & paint, $9,500 604-376-8363
OCEAN FRONT Lux Contemp. private home on 2.73 AcresQuadra Island. 250-884-0000 www.bcoceanfronthomes.com
HATZIC LAKE 1 hr drive from Vanc, 2 vacant lots 1 is lakefront $70K is for both 604-302-3527 see uSELLaHOME.com id5588
GUILDFORD 1900SF 3br 2ba w/basement suite on huge 8640 sf lot, $479,000 604-613-1553 see uSELLaHOME.com id5608
1966 CADILLAC Coupe de ville a/c, pwr pkg, nr new tires, was $7500, now $6500 604-793-5520
GARRISON 4 bdrm duplex $1400/m avail Feb 1 fully refinished n/s, n/p. Sharon 604-824-1902
1956 OLDSMOBILE Sedan, excl cond 324/ Rocket 88 78,000 org miles. A must see $12,000. 604-702-1997
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GREEN TIMBERS reno’d 2400 sf 4br 3ba, lg 7800sf lot, bsmt suite $559,000 604-727-9240 see uSELLaHOME.com id5617
3BDRM/1.5BTH SARDIS Home available for rent-Feb 1 or 15Private gated driveway, fenced yard, 5 app. $1,400.00 -monthNS -cats ok - 604 819-2010 STOP RENTING-RENT TO OWN ● No Qualification - Low Down ● CHILLIWACK – 9557 Williams St, 3 bdrm, 2 level HOUSE, new fridge, Gas stove, hot water heater, with 10% down... $888/M
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CHILLIWACK BUILD 5000sf Home, 10,742sf serviced flat bldg lot $279K 604-798-5050 see uSELLaHOME.com id5536
GREEN TIMBERS beautifully updated 3100sf 5br 3.5ba, suite 8400sf lot $575K 604-340-1551 see uSELLaHOME.com id5631
Houses - Rent
1BDRM/1BTH 9116 Edward Next to Hospital. Fully reno’d, 5 appl, pet OK, $760, credit check + 2 refs req’d. 778-554-3539. AVAIL JAN 15/FEB 1, 4 BR house, 2633 James St., Abbotsford. $1300/mo. No utils, No Pets. Can be used as legal office space as well. 604-583-6844, 604 809-7796
OCEAN FRONT boat access only 2 yr old 1600sf 3br 2.5ba 30min from W Van $799K 778-998-9141 see uSELLaHOME.com id5424
LANGLEY RENOD sxs duplex +1/2ac lot, rental income $2,200 /month $479,900 604-807-6565 see uSELLaHOME.com id3186
MERRITT HERITAGE style 3070 sf 4br 5ba on 9.9ac lot detached shop, view $895K 250-378-8857 see uSELLaHOME.com id5592
6050 VANC DNTOWN medical office 672sf+188sf common area near St Pauls hp $375K 604-572-2785 see uSELLaHOME.com id5509
90FT WATERFRONT, Sointula Guest Beach House Malcolm Is. N. Vanc Is. 2 BR, water, sewer, hydro. $229K. 604-628-4592 www.sointulabeachhouse.com
HOPE, COUNTRY living 1850sf 4br 2ba rancher on lg ½ ac lot mtn vu $272,500 604-869-3119 see uSELLaHOME.com id5611
E. NEWTON 4000sf 8br 5.5ba 2 yr old 3 level home w/3 br bsmt suite $699K 778-895-8620 see uSELLaHOME.com id5628
RV LOT at CULTUS LAKE HOLIDAY PARK with year round camping access; finished in paving stones, low fees. All ament Grt loc. Moving must sell $107,500. 1-604-795-9785 LANGLEY NR town fully reno’d 2474sf home on 5ac ppty, bsmt suite $1,150,000 604-825-3966 see uSELLaHOME.com id5582
GUILDFORD MAGNIFICENT 4952sf 10br 6.5ba back on creek, main floor master br, $765K 604-581-5541 see: uSELLaHOME.com id5506
CLOVERDALE 3765SF 4br 3.5ba, on quiet CDS, suite potential in basement, $575K 604-619-0603. See: uSELLaHOME.com id5559
CLOVERDALE 3850SF 6br 5ba 3lvl 2/suite potential on 1/2ac GD lot, $789,800 778-549-2056 see uSELLaHOME.com id5564
Real Estate Investment
LANGLEY BUILD your dream home, secluded 5 ac view ppty, well inst $630,000 604-825-3966 see uSELLaHOME.com id4513
Mayne Island Recreational 1/3 acre lot, community water, 1blk to Beach, $89,500, 778-245-0965
1996 LINCON Mark 8 Diamond anniversary, 90,000 orignal miles, ex cond, asking $5800 obo 604-793-0495 1998 CADILLAC Deville D’Elegance, fully loaded, leather, 124,000 kms, garage kept, 12 CD player, exc cond $7400. 604-703-2204
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LOT & Trailer. This little gem is located 120 miles from Van, pool - C.H, hiking, fishing, history of Caretaker, maint $775/yr, reduced winter price $30,000. Lot 33 - 30860 Trans Canada Hwy Yale BC. Ph 1-604-792-6764
1989 CHRYSLER New Yorker Landau special model, like new loaded. $6000. 604-534-2997
2004 CHEV OPTRA 5, new brakes/tires, 151K, $4900 obo, 604-819-3485, no Sun calls pls
NEWLY RENOVATED 990 per month + utilities
3 BR + 1½ Baths – 2 Levels 1,100 sq ft and a fenced back yard
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WOODBINE TOWNHOUSES 9252 Hazel St. Chilliwack, BC Move-In Incentive! Our Gated 5 acre Complex is Quiet and Family-Oriented!
2004 CHRYSLER Pt Cruiser GT Turbo 5sp, 98K, 1 owner, f/load, exc. cond, $5395, 604-855-2337
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Motorcycles/ Dirt Bikes
Sport Utilities/ 4x4’s/Trucks
Sports & Imports
2006 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT. 46,000 km. Grey. 4 drs, auto, p/w, p/l, leather heated seats, sunroof, mag wheels. Good condition! $16,000 obo. 604-240-9912 2011 CADILLAC SRX luxury AWD, 18,500 k’s, like new cond $39,900. 604-793-5520
2011 Dodge Charger SE 1,700 kms. Very cool,mint,smells new! $24,600obo. Gord 778-300-2538
MINT CONDITION (Cloverdale) $7000 OB0 Call 604-788-0060 2007 YAMAHA RI - Dark Red & Black - Double & Single seat cover - 12600 KM - Custom Front & Rear Lights - Twin Black Carbon Fibre Akrapovic Exhaust - Very fast and Awesome
Parts & Accessories
CAR DOLLY good condition 13 inch wheels, has many uses, $400 obo 604-820-8218 www.BurrellAuto.com 3094 Westwood St, Port Coq 604 945-4999. 2925 Murray St, Port Moody 604 461-7995.
Scrap Car Removal
2006 VW JETTA 2.0T 73k, original owner, hid headlights, auto, $14,900. 604-307-9159
2000 GMC Sierra 3500 Auto 210,000 kms crew cab 4x4 long box 350 eng Auto work truck incl. canopy & headache rack $3,500. 604-820-0486 2000 NISSAN Xterra, fully loaded, 4x4, Call for details, 604-832-1635 2002 DODGE Dakota V8 4x4 with canopy, 184,000 kms $6500. Call Jeff at 604-795-3513
Has your vehicle reached the end of its useful life?
1987 JAGUAR XJS Cabriolet, 1 owner, lady driven, V12, ps, pb, pw, rebuilt ac, new tires, $8900 obo, Don 604-826-7012
1997 Lincoln Town Car Signature 268K. $5,000 Call: (604) 316-2527 Great Car
2004 Jaguar X-Type Automatic 93,500 kms Excellent condition. $10,500 Call: (604) 786-0941 email: firstname.lastname@example.org 2007 BMW 525I, black, loaded, leather, sunroof, very clean, 130K, $24,900. 604-999-4097
Pick A Part is environmentally approved and meets all BC government standards for automotive recycling
Motorcycles/ Dirt Bikes
2003 FORD F-150 LARIAT SUPERCREW Excellent condition with 5.4 L engine, trailer towing pkg. Leer tonneau cover. 164,000 kms. $12,500. Call: (604) 852-9002
HIGHEST PRICES PAID ~ FREE TOWING ~ Pick A Part Used Auto Parts 43645 Industrial Way Chilliwack BC V2R 4L2
Hours: 8:30am-5:00pm 7 Days A Week www.pickapart.ca 2009 Audi Q7 3.6 Automatic 80,000 kms, silver ext, black leather int, sunroof, tow hitch, nav, bluetooth. $40,000. Call: (604) 913-9221
2003 CADILLAC Escalade, low km’s, original white, loaded. $21,500 obo, 604-855-6108
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1999 SUZUKI Grand Vitara, fully loaded, 4 door, all wheel drive, white, $7000. Call 604-518-3166
#1 FREE Scrap Vehicle Removal Ask about $500 Credit!!! $$ PAID for Some 604.683.2200
2005 Acura MDX 122,700 kms Excellent Condition, many nice luxury features. 3rd row seating makes this a very reliable and safe family vehicle $16,000 email: email@example.com
2006 Ford F150 XL, 4X4, 5.4L, extended cab, seats 6, long box, canopy, A/C, 107K. $12,950. must sell! (604) 773-4235.
2006 FORD F250 4x4, 8 cyl stnd, 170k’s, 5.4L EFI, tow pkge, alpine stereo, single cab $7900. 604-819-3610
2004 KAWASAKI Vulcan Nomad 1500cc, Vance/Hines pipes, lots of chrome, heated storage, service records, 30,000 miles, new tires/clutch, lots of extra gear, $7500 firm. 604-761-7491
Sport Utilities/ 4x4’s/Trucks
2007 KAWASAKI Vulcan 900, new saddle bags/batt, w/shield, bike cover. $5,500. 604-209-1039
2006 FORD ranger FX4, 98K, a/c, new brakes, never off road, $10,995 obo, 604-722-2470
Sports & Imports
1994 PONTIAC Trans Am GT red with grey int., well maint., lady driven $4800. Serious inquires only. Ph 604-997-2583
1988 MAZDA B2200, low rider, with mags, good cond. working order, $3500 obo. 604-859-1939
2010 TRIUMPH American Motorcycle, 900 cc, never driven, $8500 obo. 604-533-4962 morn/ eve
2000 HONDA Prelude, 2 dr, $5000, auto, runs well, 124,000 km, 604-614-8402
2009 Volkswagen GTI Golf. DSG/18" rims/leather/power S/R. New tires. 65,000 kms. Factory warranty. $21,600. (604) 731-9739
2001 DODGE Cargo Van, 113,000km, exc shape, no accid, $6500 obo, 604-853-1158
2008 NASH 25’ 5th whl, q bed, rear kitchen, 1 slide $19,000. Ph 604-792-2201 Chilliwack
26’ TOPAZ Rear Bunk Model 1 kms 26’ rear bunk model. Top quality and excellent condition. $9,500. firstname.lastname@example.org
1998 NOMAD 5th Wheel 25 ft. 1 slide; Standup/walk around Bdrm $12,000 604-796-2866
2009 26’ Grey Wolf super light brand new trailer, 1 pull out, 3 pce bath, full kit, 15’ awning, used 4x. $16,000 obo. 604-532-0726
LOT & TRAILER, closed in balcony, Located in Paradise Lakes Country Club, Washington, 20 mins from US/Sumas border, $25,000 obo. 604-531-7086 2003 30’ Citation Supreme 5th Whl, 2 slides, exc cond, rear living, loaded, many extras, new tires & batteries. Hitch incl. $32,000. 604-794-7529 (Chwk)
1989 19’ Bayliner Capri Blue, 2.3 litre IB Fresh water cooled Exc cond. Well maint. Lots of extras, c/w trailer . $4,695. 604-837-7564
TOYOTA HIACE CAMPERVAN 90 2.8l deisel,auto, camp in comfort $15,400. 604-275-3443
Renovations & Home Improvement
Brad Woodrow: (604) 799-5117 www.bradscontracting.com
BRITANNIA CLEANING SERVICE Commercial Cleaning Full Janitorial Service ° Condo & Apt Buildings ° Office ° Financial ° Medical & Dental ° Commercial Business Locally Owned - Family Run 604-795-7692 Email email@example.com
Frame to Finish Contracting
Renovations & Home Improvement • Kitchens • Bathrooms • Flooring • Sundecks • Fences • Arbours
On Top Since 1961 CHILLIWACK ROOFING When Quality Counts!
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Roof Evaluations by Professional Roofers
Family owned & operated since 1962
• Basements • Additions •Renovations
RENOVATIONS - ADDITIONS All your construction needs Chilliwack Builder. 25 years. John 604-316-6321
Gutter Cleaning & Repairs
1977 DODGE camper van. Good condition. Stove/fridge/furnace. $2,800 obo. 604-599-3835
BRITISH MASTER Craftsman. All aspects of finishing carpentry undertaken and guaranteed. Retail/ Commercial / Residential. 604-858-5682 or 604-8196965
– Leaks – All Gutter Repairs – Installing Gutters – Screening LARRY INDUSTRIES INC 604-792-9600 7968 Venture Place www.larryindustries.ca
8195 2001 Toyota Celica GT Auto 138,000 kms -many extras $8,950. Call: (604) 690-6235
Ph Wayne 604-845-1141
One Call Does It All Free Estimates
2009 BIGFOOT 30MH28TE Top of line, immaculate, loaded, low kms, $88,650. 604-230-7546
2007 ARCTIC CAT, 2 SNOWMOBILES M800's 153 x 2 1/4 in track, 350 original miles, 1 black, 1 orange, both mint cond, reverse. $4400 each obo (Black) Dave 604-850-7381 (Orange) James 604-850-1381
1995 F350 crew cab 242,000k’s, gas, runs good, warn winch & bumper $5000. Ph 604-858-2555 1997 FORD F150 4x4, 8ft box, liner & canopy, good condition, $4800. 604-856-4371
1994 - 11 ft Timberline Camper. Electric jacks & more. Excellent cond. $6300. Call 604-576-6598
2005 BIGFOOT Camper, 9 ft 6, 2 new vents, air cond, fully equip, $18,000, 604-746-8210
1992 DODGE Cummins diesel 4x4, 5spd, 453,000k’s, nice truck $6300. 604-794-0124 lve message
THE ONE - THE ONLY authorized Harley-Davidson technician training program in all of Canada. You’ll work on all types of HD bikes. Quality instruction and state-of-the-art training aids. GPRC Fairview Campus, Fairview Alberta. 1-888-999-7882.
2011 TRIPLE-E, Class B, M/H, 6yr wrty, low km’s, loaded, mint, $95,000 obo, 604-855-6108
2007 Volkswagen Rabbit 129,000km Single owner. Fully loaded, sunroof, heated seats, 5speed $10,500 604-329-6735
24’ SEA RAY 240 turn key & go, eng i/o, GM V8, surveyed, good shape. $6500. 604-552-3961 2000 AUDI S4 2.7T, 6sp, 4wd. Blk with blk leather int. Upgraded exhaust, turbos & more. 219,000 km $9800 778-229-0283
E-SCOOTERS NEW & USED Have collection of E-Scooters. All performance mods & Lithium available. Christmas Specials! $800 - $1600. 604 615-6245.
2007 ITASCA CAMBRIA 29h Class C Motorhome, F.L. 26876km was $56,900 reduced to $54,900obo 604-793-5520
2007 HONDA Civic coupe, stnd, excl cond, grey int/ext 121,000k’s. $7500 obo. Ph 604-824-1522
2008 FORD Pickup Lariat, 49,000km, loaded + +, $37,500 Must Sell! 604-313-2763
9160 1994 FORD F350 dually XLT, auto, a/c, ext cab exl cond, only 157,000k’s, $5895. 604-793-5520
2011 ARTICFOX 8ft 11', winter package, 1 ton short box, includes slide outs, generator, ac, remote jack, sterio, fully loaded, $25,000, obo, 604-793-3399
2007 BMW 525i 88,400km Premium Pkg, loaded $21,900 obo. 604-532-9292
2002 WINDSTAR (Ford) 145 kms, good cond., $2975. 604-392-3909 after 4pm or all day wkends
CASH FOR ALL VEHICLES 2H
2005 FOUR WINDS Class C 30’ sleeps 7, like new cond, 132,000 km, $24,888 778-748-6874 firstname.lastname@example.org
2008 HONDA Civic std silver, orig own, no acci, 86K, new tires, exc cond. $9700obo. 778-866-7139
SCRAP CAR & TRUCK REMOVAL
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1988 CLASS A Triple E REGENCY motorhome, lenght 32 ft, gmc 450, stored 4 yrs, updated new michelins, bathroom fixtures, freezer, fridge, laminate flrs, carpet throughout, sell due to medical cond. $15,000 must be seen. 1980 AQUA STAR ski boat 115 hp evinrude, in exc cond, fully equiped depth sound, sonar, ship to shore radios, water skis, wet line tubes for towing, new top tow bar, remote docking all on shoreline trailor, sell due to health, $15,000. Call 604-793-0124
DAVE WEARING PAINTING & Home Repairs. Interior & Exterior 604-795-6100 . Licenced - WCB Insured
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