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Abbotsford’s Jake Virtanen, shown here during his sexual assault trial this summer, has agreed to a professional tryout agreement with the Edmonton Oilers. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)

Abbotsford’s Jake Virtanen signs professional tryout agreement with Edmonton Oilers

Oilers set to play the Vancouver Canucks in Abbotsford on Wednesday, Oct. 5

Abbotsford’s Jake Virtanen, shown here during his sexual assault trial this summer, has agreed to a professional tryout agreement with the Edmonton Oilers. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)
Chutneys Indian Grill is coming soon to Abbotsford. (Twitter photo)

Chutneys Indian Grill opening soon in Abbotsford

New Indian fast casual restaurant coming to Clearbrook Town Square

Chutneys Indian Grill is coming soon to Abbotsford. (Twitter photo)
The Vancouver Canucks and Calgary Flames battle it out at the Abbotsford Centre in 2021. Vancouver hosts Edmonton in Abbotsford on Oct. 5. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)

Vancouver Canucks tickets for Abbotsford game on sale Thursday

NHL team hosting the Edmonton Oilers at Abbotsford Centre on Wednesday, Oct. 5

The Vancouver Canucks and Calgary Flames battle it out at the Abbotsford Centre in 2021. Vancouver hosts Edmonton in Abbotsford on Oct. 5. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)
A second Mary Brown’s Chicken location is set to open on South Fraser Way. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Second Mary Brown’s Chicken coming to Abbotsford, moving into former TacoTime space

TacoTime had operated on South Fraser Way since the 1980s

A second Mary Brown’s Chicken location is set to open on South Fraser Way. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
UFV Cascades midfielder Jessica Fennell pushes the ball forward against the Mount Royal Cougars on Friday (Sept. 9). (Jordie Arthur/UFV Cascades)

UFV Cascades women’s soccer earn second straight draw

Smoke postpones Sunday’s home game, men drop two on the road

UFV Cascades midfielder Jessica Fennell pushes the ball forward against the Mount Royal Cougars on Friday (Sept. 9). (Jordie Arthur/UFV Cascades)
Bateman running back Taejshon Catlin carries the ball against the Mouat Hawks on Friday (Sept. 9). (Rick MacDonald photo)

Bateman Timberwolves open exhibition with two wins

Bateman defeats Mouat in ‘Battle of Abbotsford’, local teams all return to action on Friday

Bateman running back Taejshon Catlin carries the ball against the Mouat Hawks on Friday (Sept. 9). (Rick MacDonald photo)
David McLauren is running for a seat on Abbotsford city council. (Submitted)

David McLauren announces Abbotsford council bid

Founder and consultant of Multicultural Services enters council race

David McLauren is running for a seat on Abbotsford city council. (Submitted)
Fast Air hosted an open house at YXX on Thursday (Sept. 8). (Fast Air Facebook photo)

Fast Air landing soon at Abbotsford International Airport

Corporate and private jet services company has big plans for YXX

Fast Air hosted an open house at YXX on Thursday (Sept. 8). (Fast Air Facebook photo)
This medal and other artifacts from the First World War were located in the garbage at Abbotsford’s Sevenoaks Shopping Centre. (Gwen Settle photo)

Possible First World War artifacts found in trash at Abbotsford shopping mall

Medals and a display seemingly from the First World War discovered at Sevenoaks, more info sought

This medal and other artifacts from the First World War were located in the garbage at Abbotsford’s Sevenoaks Shopping Centre. (Gwen Settle photo)
Dave Miller, shown here previously competing at Albert Dyck Park in Abbotsford, is representing Canada in France at the 2022 IWWF Senior (35-plus) World Water Ski Championship. (File photo)

Abbotsford’s Dave Miller added to Canadian waterski team

Longtime slalom star heading to France for 2022 IWWF Senior (35-plus) World Water Ski Championship

Dave Miller, shown here previously competing at Albert Dyck Park in Abbotsford, is representing Canada in France at the 2022 IWWF Senior (35-plus) World Water Ski Championship. (File photo)
Lululemon is opening this fall at Abbotsford’s Highstreet Shopping Centre. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Lululemon coming to Abbotsford’s Highstreet Shopping Centre

Yoga and athletic wear brand opening new location this fall

Lululemon is opening this fall at Abbotsford’s Highstreet Shopping Centre. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
A Canada East player avoids the tackle of a Canada West player during Canada Rugby League action in Abbotsford on Sunday (Sept. 4). (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

Canada West defeats Canada East in rugby league action in Abbotsford

Pair of games at McMillan Park will help choose international teams for games later this year

A Canada East player avoids the tackle of a Canada West player during Canada Rugby League action in Abbotsford on Sunday (Sept. 4). (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
UFV’s Mikael Mainella battles for the ball during Canada West action on Friday (Sept. 2) (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

UFV Cascades earn split in home opener weekend

Cascades fall to TRU, blank UBC-O at Rotary Stadium to open Canada West regular season

UFV’s Mikael Mainella battles for the ball during Canada West action on Friday (Sept. 2) (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
Abbotsford wrestlers Nishan Randhawa and Jasmit Phulka will be competing for Canada at the World Championships starting on Sept. 10.

Pair of Abbotsford wrestlers heading to World Championships

Jasmit Phulka, Nishan Randhawa competing in Serbia after medal wins at Commonwealth Games

Abbotsford wrestlers Nishan Randhawa and Jasmit Phulka will be competing for Canada at the World Championships starting on Sept. 10.
The Offspring and Simple Plan are coming to Abbotsford on Nov. 26. (Abbotsford Centre photo)

The Offspring returning to Abbotsford in November

Punk rock group performing at Abbotsford Centre with Simple Plan on Nov. 26

The Offspring and Simple Plan are coming to Abbotsford on Nov. 26. (Abbotsford Centre photo)
The American Crown Circus and Circo Osorio returns to Abbotsford later this month. (Instagram photo)

American Crown Circus and Circo Osorio returning to Abbotsford

Performers taking over Sevenoaks Shopping Centre parking lot from Sept. 8 to 12

The American Crown Circus and Circo Osorio returns to Abbotsford later this month. (Instagram photo)
(Black Press Media Creative)

VIDEO: Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service fights fire outside Sevenoaks Shopping Centre

Four fire trucks battle blaze that lit up a compactor on Friday morning

(Black Press Media Creative)
Former WHL and U Sports goalie Max Paddox has switched from hockey to volleyball and has signed with the UFV Cascades men's volleyball team. (UFV Cascades photo)

Former WHL goalie signs with UFV Cascades men’s volleyball team

Max Paddock joins Cascades for 2022-23 Canada West season

Former WHL and U Sports goalie Max Paddox has switched from hockey to volleyball and has signed with the UFV Cascades men's volleyball team. (UFV Cascades photo)
The Vancouver Golden Panthers will be based out of Abbotsford’s The Rinks at Summit Centre for 2022-23. (Facebook photo)

Vancouver Golden Panthers hockey program now based in Abbotsford

Previously based in Langley, Golden Panthers will now train at The Rinks at Summit Centre

The Vancouver Golden Panthers will be based out of Abbotsford’s The Rinks at Summit Centre for 2022-23. (Facebook photo)
The Fraser Valley Comic and Collectible Show returns on Sunday, Sept. 11. (Instagram photo)

Fraser Valley Comic and Collectible Show returns on Sept. 11

Event returns to Abbotsford’s Matsqui Hall for fourth edition

The Fraser Valley Comic and Collectible Show returns on Sunday, Sept. 11. (Instagram photo)
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