Hope, British Columbia

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is at the eastern terminus of Highway 7 (British Columbia Highway 7). Hope is a member municipality of the Fraser Valley Regional District which provides certain municipal-type services to unincorporated settlements and rural areas. The District of Hope includes Hope Townsite District of Hope name for the area of the previous town of hope see district website - www.hope.ca upload dcd597_Hope_Townsite_ROADMAP.pdf (the previous Town of Hope) ref

Coquihalla Highway (Highway 5), the western terminus of the Crowsnest Highway, locally known as the Hope-Princeton highway (Highway 3), and the eastern terminus of Highway 7 (British Columbia Highway 7). Hope Aerodrome Hope Aerodrome (IATA: YHE, ICAO: CYHE) is located west of the Hope Townsite (the previous Town of Hope) within the municipal District of Hope, British Columbia, Canada. The aerodrome is operated

; ref Education The Fraser-Cascade School District #78 operates several schools in the District of Hope. see www.sd78.bc.ca sitemap.html There are three schools in Hope Townsite (the previous Town of Hope): Coquihalla Elementary School, which offers Kindergarten to Grade 4; C.E. Barry Elementary School, which offers Grades 5-7; and Hope Secondary School, which offers Grades 8-12. In addition, Silver Creek Elementary School


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of Canada in 1871. Late in 1859, Reverend Alexander St. David Francis Pringle arrived in Hope. On December 1 of that year, he founded the first library on the British Columbia mainland. Within two years, he founded Christ Church (Anglican (Anglicanism)). Today, Christ Church is the oldest church on the B.C. mainland still holding services on its original site and is a National Historic Site of Canada (National Historic Sites of Canada). "Historical Christ Church still on original site", p. 38 in ''Experience Hope'', 2008 visitor guide to Hope. '''Jeffrey Allan Hoggan''' (born February 1, 1978 in Hope (Hope, British Columbia), British Columbia) is a professional ice hockey player who currently plays in the DEL (Deutsche Eishockey Liga) for the Hannover Scorpions. DATE OF BIRTH February 1, 1978 PLACE OF BIRTH Hope (Hope, British Columbia), BC (British Columbia), CAN (Canada) DATE OF DEATH


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'' was found dead in the Thunderbird Motel in Hope on August 23, 2009, of an apparent suicide after being charged with the murder of his wife in California. '''Jeffrey Allan Hoggan''' (born February 1, 1978 in Hope (Hope, British Columbia), British Columbia) is a professional ice hockey player who currently plays in the DEL (Deutsche Eishockey Liga) for the Hannover Scorpions. DATE OF BIRTH February 1, 1978 PLACE OF BIRTH Hope (Hope, British Columbia), BC (British Columbia), CAN (Canada) DATE OF DEATH


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on original site", p. 38 in ''Experience Hope'', 2008 visitor guide to Hope. Hope incorporated as a Village on 6 April 1929, became a Town on 1 January 1965, and was reincorporated as a District Municipality (District municipality) named the District of Hope on 7 December 1992. see www.crowsnest-highway.ca cgi-bin citypage.pl?city HOPE, dates are from this good online secondary source for the European


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to town instead of consuming it. ''Spider-Man'' #8 Access Ross Lake NRA provides the primary access points for motorists and backpackers entering the North Cascades National Park Service Complex. Public automobile access is allowed via two roads. Most travelers in the region use the North Cascades Highway, which bisects the National Recreation Area east to west. The second vehicle access point is the southern terminus of the gravel Silver


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of the original railroad between Hope and Brookmere via the Coquihalla Valley was abandoned due to high track maintenance costs. Additional spur lines connected Copper Mountain with Princeton, Osoyoos, British Columbia, and Oliver, British Columbia with Penticton. In addition, the Columbia & Western Railway from Midway, through Grand Forks, British Columbia continuing though to Cranbrook, British Columbia was also periodically referred to as portions of the KVR as well


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. ''First Blood'' (1982), the first Rambo film (Rambo (film series)), starring Sylvester Stallone, Brian Dennehy, and Richard Crenna, was filmed almost entirely in and around Hope, as was ''Shoot to Kill (Shoot to Kill (1988 film))'' (1988), starring Sidney Poitier, Tom Berenger and Kirstie Alley. ''K2 (K2 (film))'' (1992) was also filmed nearby, with the area's mountains standing in for the Himalayas. "Hope's Hollywood

Moments", p. 20 in ''Experience Hope'', 2008 visitor guide to Hope. ''Hope Springs (Hope Springs (2003 film))'' (2003), starring Colin Firth and Heather Graham (Heather Graham (actress)), was filmed in and around Hope, but set in a fictional Hope, Vermont in the United States. Other films made in whole or in part in and around Hope have included ''Fire with Fire (Fire with Fire (1986 film))'' (1986), '' Yellow Dog (film) Yellow Dog

'' (1994), ''White Fang II'' (1994), ''The Pledge (The Pledge (film))'' (2001), ''The Stick Up'' (2003, starring James Spader), ''Suspicious River'' (2004), ''Afghan Knights'' (2007), and ''Wind Chill (Wind Chill (film))'' (2007). Hope was the setting for a story by Todd McFarlane in Spider-Man (Peter Parker: Spider-Man) #8-12. Reality show contestant Ryan Jenkins from VH1's series '' Megan Wants a Millionaire


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, which is located in the community of Silver Creek, offers Grades Kindergarten to 7, with these students then attending Hope Secondary School for Grades 8-12. see www.sd78.bc.ca The Fraser-Cascade School District also operates other educational programs such as the District Alternative Secondary Program. see http: www.sd78.bc.ca dasp.htm Hope in the media Hope has been a popular location to shoot films


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Hospital . Charter helicopter service Hope has charter helicopter service available that provides service for the natural resource industry, including forestry and mining exploration, as well as other industries including film, tourism, and public service. Health care Fraser Canyon Hospital Fraser Canyon Hospital is a 10-bed hospital and provides services including: 24 7 emergency care stabilization and triage and hospice beds and services. Emergency care stabilization and triage 24 7 is unique to Fraser Canyon Hospital due to its geographic isolation and emergency service requirements in an area where major highways converge. see website www.fraserhealth.ca Services HospitalServices Pages HospitalServicesDirectory.aspx Fraser Canyon Hospital officially opened on January 10, 1959, and began as a 20-bed hospital, complete with delivery and operating rooms. Simone Rolph - Hope Standard, Published: 14 January 2009 Education The Fraser-Cascade School District #78 operates several schools in the District of Hope. see www.sd78.bc.ca sitemap.html There are three schools in Hope Townsite (the previous Town of Hope): Coquihalla Elementary School, which offers Kindergarten to Grade 4; C.E. Barry Elementary School, which offers Grades 5-7; and Hope Secondary School, which offers Grades 8-12. In addition, Silver Creek Elementary School, which is located in the community of Silver Creek, offers Grades Kindergarten to 7, with these students then attending Hope Secondary School for Grades 8-12. see www.sd78.bc.ca The Fraser-Cascade School District also operates other educational programs such as the District Alternative Secondary Program. see http: www.sd78.bc.ca dasp.htm Hope in the media '''Jeffrey Allan Hoggan''' (born February 1, 1978 in Hope (Hope, British Columbia), British Columbia) is a professional ice hockey player who currently plays in the DEL (Deutsche Eishockey Liga) for the Hannover Scorpions. DATE OF BIRTH February 1, 1978 PLACE OF BIRTH Hope (Hope, British Columbia), BC (British Columbia), CAN (Canada) DATE OF DEATH


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Columbia Canada By Jeff W Brooktree.jpg thumb right 200px A lake and mountain view in Hope Hope Museum The Hope Museum shows the history, culture and heritage of Hope. Located in downtown Hope together with the Hope Visitors Centre, the Hope Museum is open during the summer. Exhibits include First Nations culture, early Fort Hope, the Fraser Canyon Gold Rush, the Kettle Valley Railway, pioneer life, logging, and mining. A main exhibit is The Home Gold Mill gold ore

concentrator. The large Home Gold Mill exhibit is located outside the Museum and can be viewed year round. p.9, 2008 Hope Visitor Guide, Hope Standard Publications p.12B, The Hope Standard newspaper, Thursday 14 August 2008, Experience the Past special reprint section available at Hope Visitor Centre Hope Recreation Complex The Hope Recreation Complex includes a pool, arena, and fitness centre. The Hope and District Recreation Complex is run

Hope, British Columbia

'''Hope''' is a district municipality located at the confluence of the Fraser (Fraser River) and Coquihalla (Coquihalla River) rivers in the province of British Columbia, Canada. Hope is at the eastern end of both the Fraser Valley and the Lower Mainland region, and is at the southern end of the Fraser Canyon. To the east over the Cascade Mountains (North Cascades) is the Interior (British Columbia Interior) region, beginning with the Similkameen Country on the farther side of the Allison Pass in Manning Park. Located east of Vancouver, Hope is at the southern terminus of the Coquihalla Highway (British Columbia Highway 5) and the western terminus of the Crowsnest Highway, locally known as the Hope-Princeton (Highways 5 and 3, respectively), where they merge with the Trans-Canada Highway (Highway 1 (British Columbia Highway 1)). Hope is at the eastern terminus of Highway 7 (British Columbia Highway 7). Hope is a member municipality of the Fraser Valley Regional District which provides certain municipal-type services to unincorporated settlements and rural areas.

The District of Hope includes Hope Townsite District of Hope name for the area of the previous town of hope see district website - www.hope.ca upload dcd597_Hope_Townsite_ROADMAP.pdf (the previous Town of Hope) see Fraser Valley Regional District webpage on hope - www.fvrd.bc.ca AboutUs FVRDMemberMunicipalities Pages DistrictofHope.aspx and surrounding areas including the communities of Kawkawa Lake, District of Hope map of the community of Kawkawa Lake, see district website - www.hope.ca upload dcd604_Kawkawa_Lake_road_map.pdf Silver Creek, District of Hope map of the community of Silver Creek, see district website - www.hope.ca upload dcd605_Silver_Creek_road_map.pdf Flood (Flood, British Columbia), and Lake of the Woods. from Map of the District of Hope, see district website file - www.hope.ca upload dcd600_frvd_area_hope.pdf on map webpage www.hope.ca bylaws index.php?SUID &selectedFolder 84

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