Business

Editor change announced for Abbotsford News

Ken Goudswaard new editor, Andrew Holota now editorial director for Black Press BC

  • Jul 8th, 2017

Mission woman wins Leon’s Furniture shopping spree

$5,000 prize presented on Canada Day at Abbotsford store

  • Jul 7th, 2017

BC tech & RCMP tackle child exploitation

A tech startup out of Kelowna has joined forced with the RCMP for the Protecting Innocence Hackathon

New car sales booming

Thirst for new vehicles still high for Canadian consumers judging by record-setting sales

Sasquatch Mountain Resort expansion gets to work this summer

50-year master plan calls for a $1.5 billion investment

  • Jul 4th, 2017

10 reasons not to miss the 36th annual Abbotsford Berryfest Saturday

New attractions, extended hours and awesome entertainment make this one-day family favourite a must

  • Jul 2nd, 2017
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APNA Truck Show at Tradex
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Money Monitor: How rising interest rates affect mortgages
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New Ikea Canada boss says she’s adjusting to homes with basements
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Money Monitor: Home renos on the rise amid soaring house prices
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Gasoline prices to hit 7-year Canada Day lows

What’s up for Canada Day? For a change, it’s not average gasoline prices.

U.S. adds another border tax to B.C. lumber

Minister says work continues through B.C. instability

Learning about Abbotsford agriculture businesses

Chamber bus tour showcases city’s range of agri-businesses

VIDEO – Strawberries ripening ‘on time’: Langley grower

Thousands are flocking to the local strawberry fields this week, to get a taste of summer.

UPDATE: Sears Canada closing 59 of its stores across Canada

Roughly 2,900 jobs expected to be lost, amid restructuring.

UPDATE: Weaver’s claims of Site C road damage denied

BC Hydro says sweatlodge, burial ground accommodated

B.C. recreational property market rebounds

Lower Mainland, Fraser Valley residents cash out, head for the hills

Amazon is buying Whole Foods in $13.7B deal

The deal is targeted to close in the second half of the year

Green-NDP government in B.C. could mean $600 tax hike: report

The Fraser Institute attributes most of the potential increase to carbon taxes in a new study

Continental’s first B.C. retread plant opens in Gloucester

Recycling tires and rubber for other products reduces waste and pollution

Sears Canada ponders sale, says there is ‘significant doubt’ about its future

Despite its recent efforts to turn itself around, the writing has been on the wall for Sears Canada

Tsawwassen’s Big Splash Water Slide Park ready to open

The park will be open for school groups June 12 to 23, then the general public June 24 to Sept. 4.

  • Jun 9th, 2017

Hudson’s Bay announces 2,000 layoffs

Cuts will offset retail sector challenges and save $350 million annually

Abbotsford mortgage broker a finalist for Best Customer Service, named to national Top 50 list

Geoff Lee and GLM Mortgage Group honoured in industry magazine awards

  • Jun 8th, 2017