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Cougars and bears and deer – oh, my!

Conservation officer has tips for dealing with sightings in Abbotsford and Mission

‘Why is there not someone with her?’: Parents say special needs students are under-supported in Abbotsford schools

Abbotsford school district needs to do more to include designated children in classrooms, some say

Building evacuated, as high-voltage power lines spark fire in ivy-covered power poll


Abbotsford News Week in Review for June 24


National Aboriginal Day in Abbotsford


Abbotsford battling geese problem in parks


UPDATE: Chilliwack cattle abuse sentences not long enough says Crown

Lawyers will appeal asking to triple original sentence to the offender caught doing the most abuse

UPDATE: Chicken catchers to wear body cameras following abuse video

Animal rights activists call the move ‘absolutely ridiculous’ unless footage is live-streamed

School district axing 11 support staff jobs

Layoff notices likely not issued yet

B.C. chicken farmers respond to videos of violent abuse of birds at Chilliwack farms

Five chicken catchers and one supervisor fired by Chilliwack farm labour company

Liquor retailers ask council to restrict wine sales in grocery stores

Consultant says wine on grocery shelves would hurt local businesses, lead to more underage drinking

21 trucks honour fallen friend

A procession of trucks moved slowly down First Avenue in Mission on Wednesday

Council approves sidewalk projects

See which neighbourhoods are slated to get new walkways

Roadside memorials must be maintained

New policy puts no time limit on tributes to the deceased

Campaign set up to help family whose home was destroyed by fire

Blaze took place June 6 at Whatcom and Marshall roads in Abbotsford

Lynne Harris to receive 2017 Order of Abbotsford

Former councillor, school trustee honoured for Canada Day leadership

Abbotsford/Mission housing starts on the rise

More attached homes being built than single-family houses

UPDATE: Chilliwack chicken catchers accused of ‘torturing’ birds in undercover videos

Farm labour supply company says five employees and one supervisor have been fired