Chilliwack


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Chilliwack

(chĭl`ĭwăk), district municipality (1991 pop. 49,531), SW British Columbia, Canada, on the Fraser River. It is an agricultural, dairying, and logging center. The main industry is food processing.
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During this year's Chilliwack Toad Fest, Lafarge Vice President, Vancouver Area David Redfern announced a $10,000 cash donation to the materials and volunteer support for the effort, noting "[We are] proud to be integrally involved in this biodiversity project, which supports the environment in the Fraser Valley and educates the public about sensitive toad populations--all while testing an innovation in wildlife crossings."
"London Drugs has proudly served the residents of Chilliwack for 24 years," said executive vice president and chief operating officer Clint Mahlman at the February event.
Avian influenza was first detected a week ago on a broiler-breeder chicken farm in Chilliwack.
Harpreet Kochhar, Canada's chief veterinary officer, said that tests were conducted Sunday after bird deaths were reported at a turkey farm in Abbotsford and a chicken farm in Chilliwack. The farms are roughly 8 kilometers apart in the Fraser Valley east of Vancouver.
The 36-year-old, a member of the Chehalis First Nation who lives in Chilliwack, owns four businesses.
Raised in the tiny town of Shuswap, B.C., May has been honing her craft for more than 10 years under the tutelage of such Canadian masters as Bill Henderson (Chilliwack) and Roy Forbes (Bim).
Murphy Aircraft Manufacturing, an experimental kit plane manufacturer based in Chilliwack, British Columbia, is on the market with a minimum price tag of $2.5 million.
A hazardous waste recycling plant on the shores of the Fraser River in British Columbia, Canada opposed by environmentalists, wildlife groups and First Nations was unanimously approved by Chilliwack city council.
Honey managed to distract the aggressive dog from attacking 8-year-old Jenna Desrocher in a backyard in Chilliwack.
In 2001, the couple moved to Chilliwack, B.C., where MacKenzie passed away.
BMO (NYSE: BMO) has announced that it has opened a new office in Chilliwack.
MADE BY Taplow Feeds, Chilliwack, BC, Canada (APHIS-registered, Canadian Food Inspection Agency [CFIA]-registered, EU-eertified).