Traffic was blocked at Agassiz’s two prisons for a couple of hours Tuesday morning due to a union information line. Employees at Kent and Mountain institutions say they have been without a proper contract with the government for three years and they’re trying to get the message out that this needs to change, according to an employee from Mountain Institution.
Well, it’s been awhile since my encounter with the Black Widow spider in my cabin by the lake in Harrison Hot Springs and my sense of tranquility had been restored, as once again I felt safe and cocooned in my little oasis in the woods. As, I slept peacefully with my beloved cat Cherry, the two of us carefully snuggled in, I was awakened by something that I have never heard before. It sounded like something fresh out of hell. It was an awful sound, ghost-like, guttural and out of this world.
The Agassiz RCMP and Royal Canadian Legion Branch 32 have joined forces to help an Agassiz woman in need of a new heart. Finding Callie Her Perfect Heart is a fundraiser dinner in support of the effort to find a perfect match for Callie. Callie, is a 24-year-old woman from Agassiz, B.C, who has suffered heart problems since she was born, resulting in multiple surgeries to repair her heart. When Callie turned 19 in 2016, she was officially diagnosed with heart failure.