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Mission athlete Liz Janze is trying to qualify for the Canadian bobsleigh team.

Mission athlete hoping to make Canadian bobsleigh team

Liz Janze is raising funds, with the help of BlackPress4Good.com, to both train and help give back to the community.

Mission athlete Liz Janze is trying to qualify for the Canadian bobsleigh team.
Genstar Development Company has ended its plan to create a huge residential area in Silverdale. The San Diego-based company

Genstar development plans cancelled

More than 710 acres of Genstar-owned property is up for sale, along with 460 acres of land owned by Madison Development Corporation.

Genstar Development Company has ended its plan to create a huge residential area in Silverdale. The San Diego-based company
Mission firefighters and RCMP were called to Bowie Drive on Thursday for a trio of fires that police say appear to have been intentionally set.

UPDATED: Arson suspected in three Mission fires

House, vehicle, porch and trailer damaged in trio of fires

Mission firefighters and RCMP were called to Bowie Drive on Thursday for a trio of fires that police say appear to have been intentionally set.
UFV president Dr. Mark Evered (holding knife) prepares to cut a cake at the Mission campus on April 2 to celebrate the university's 40th anniversary with (left to right) Karin Jager

UFV celebrates 40 years

Festivities being held at campuses in Mission and Abbotsford

UFV president Dr. Mark Evered (holding knife) prepares to cut a cake at the Mission campus on April 2 to celebrate the university's 40th anniversary with (left to right) Karin Jager
Mission RCMP are asking for the public's help in locating 56-year-old Robert Hazzard of Abbotsford.

UPDATE: Kidnapping suspect arrested

56-year-old Abbotsford resident arrested Monday night

Mission RCMP are asking for the public's help in locating 56-year-old Robert Hazzard of Abbotsford.
Mission B.C. Winter Games president Brian Antonson (left) passes the B.C. Games flag to Nanaimo Summer Games president Jeff Lott whose community will be hosting the B.C. Summer Games later this year.

2014 BC Winter Games comes to an end

Athletes on their way back home after three-day competition

Mission B.C. Winter Games president Brian Antonson (left) passes the B.C. Games flag to Nanaimo Summer Games president Jeff Lott whose community will be hosting the B.C. Summer Games later this year.
Athletes prepare to enter the track for opening ceremonies.

Mission BC Winter Games opening ceremonies draw hundreds

Event centre was abuzz with young athletes, entertainment

Athletes prepare to enter the track for opening ceremonies.
Elsie Lightburn has spent decades volunteering in Mission

Lightburn one of many Games volunteers

Province’s top young athletes come to Mission Feb. 20-23 for BC Winter Games

Elsie Lightburn has spent decades volunteering in Mission
Left to right: Country music singers Deric Ruttan

Your Town Throwdown challenge comes to Mission

Country singing stars Deric Ruttan, Jason Blaine and Chad Brownlee performing at the Clarke

Left to right: Country music singers Deric Ruttan
2014 B.C. Winter Games president Brian Antonson is encouraging Mission residents to volunteer.

2,000 more volunteers needed for B.C. Winter Games

About 500 have already signed up to help in February

2014 B.C. Winter Games president Brian Antonson is encouraging Mission residents to volunteer.
A disc golf course is being proposed for Centennial Park.

On a new course

A disc golf course is being contemplated in Centennial Park

A disc golf course is being proposed for Centennial Park.
Mission’s Faber Drive played a private charity concert Friday night to raise funds for an orphanage in Thailand. Band members Dave Faber

A driving force

Local band Faber Drive raises $5,000 for orphanage in Thailand

Mission’s Faber Drive played a private charity concert Friday night to raise funds for an orphanage in Thailand. Band members Dave Faber

Illuminaria happens Sept. 14

MACL's annual event takes place at Mission's Fraser River Heritage Park

Mission to be reimbursed $359,000

Inaccurate meter readings overcharged district for four years

Blues icon Jim Byrnes is one of the featured performers at this weekend's Mission Folk Music Festival.

World music comes to Mission

Gala concert kicks off Mission Folk Music Festival on July 25

Blues icon Jim Byrnes is one of the featured performers at this weekend's Mission Folk Music Festival.
Eugene Sepke

Trailbuilder honoured with award

Eugene Sepke recently won the Kazlaw Community Mountain Biking Award

Eugene Sepke
Dave Kunstler from High Caliber Services Corp. was one of nearly 40 speakers at a June 19 meeting decrying council’s proposed changes to a bylaw that would prohibit all firearms discharges in the municipality.

Committee to advise on changes to bylaw

District council decided to form the advisory group after a June 19 public input meeting

Dave Kunstler from High Caliber Services Corp. was one of nearly 40 speakers at a June 19 meeting decrying council’s proposed changes to a bylaw that would prohibit all firearms discharges in the municipality.
This conceptual rendering from the Downtown Action Plan shows an example of what the district may try to do on the Welton Street Pedestrian Spine.

Downtown Action Plan adopted

Parking changes coming to James and Grand Streets

This conceptual rendering from the Downtown Action Plan shows an example of what the district may try to do on the Welton Street Pedestrian Spine.

Surakkas claim daughter’s right to live was deprived

Family can now proceed with lawsuit claiming daughter's rights were violated

Charges laid in fatal hit-and-run

Charges laid in fatal hit-and-run

Justin Brown was charged May 30 in connection to last December's incident

Charges laid in fatal hit-and-run