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Abbotsford West NDP candidate Preet Rai opened his campaign office Saturday.

Abbotsford candidates kick off campaigns

NDP candidate opens office; BC Liberal incumbents hold fundraising breakfast

Abbotsford West NDP candidate Preet Rai opened his campaign office Saturday.
Judi Edwards' painting 'Forest Friends' will be given away in a draw as part of the Fraser Valley Watermedia Society's Spring Art Show.

Watermedia Society holds annual spring ‘17 art show

The Fraser Valley Watermedia Society holds its Annual Spring 2017 Art Show from May 3 to May 14

Judi Edwards' painting 'Forest Friends' will be given away in a draw as part of the Fraser Valley Watermedia Society's Spring Art Show.
UPDATE: Driver at large after car crashes into Abbotsford hotel

UPDATE: Driver at large after car crashes into Abbotsford hotel

Abbotsford police are on the hunt for the driver

UPDATE: Driver at large after car crashes into Abbotsford hotel
Foundry BC executive director Dr. Steve Mathias speaks at the unveiling of Foundry Abbotsford

EDITORIAL: Morally right, fiscally smart

Providing more support to youth dealing with mental illness, substance use and other issues is both the right thing to do and fiscally smart

Foundry BC executive director Dr. Steve Mathias speaks at the unveiling of Foundry Abbotsford
The annual Bradner Flower Show runs from April 7 to 9.

VIDEO: 2017 Bradner Flower Show

Footage from the annual event running until Sunday

The annual Bradner Flower Show runs from April 7 to 9.
The Valley Royals are combining traditional track and field events with Vaisakhi celebrations at Rotary Stadium later this month. All ages and abilities can compete.

East meets West at new Abbotsford track meet

Vaisakhi-themed track event occurs at Rotary Stadium on April 16

The Valley Royals are combining traditional track and field events with Vaisakhi celebrations at Rotary Stadium later this month. All ages and abilities can compete.
The BC Gem Show runs until Sunday at the Ag-Rec Building.

VIDEO: The BC Gem Show

The 60th anniversary of the popular event returns to Abbotsford

The BC Gem Show runs until Sunday at the Ag-Rec Building.
Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin sits tied for 43rd after the third round at the Masters.

MASTERS UPDATE: Hadwin tied for 43rd after Saturday

Abbotsford golfer shoots a +3 during round three

Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin sits tied for 43rd after the third round at the Masters.
The Fraser Valley Food Truck Festival took over Thunderbird Square on Saturday.

VIDEO: Fraser Valley Food Truck Festival

Highlights from Saturday's event celebrating food

The Fraser Valley Food Truck Festival took over Thunderbird Square on Saturday.
Two homes destroyed in Sunnybrae mudslide.

UPDATE: Two homes destroyed in Sunnybrae mudslide

A mudslide in Sunnybrae has sent two people to hospital with injuries.

Two homes destroyed in Sunnybrae mudslide.
Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin is +2 after nine holes on day one of the Masters.

HADWIN WATCH: Abbotsford golfer makes Masters cut

Adam Hadwin made the cut at The Masters on his first appearance at the tournament thanks to a two-over second round.

Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin is +2 after nine holes on day one of the Masters.
The Bradner Flower Show runs all weekend.

SLIDE SHOW:Bradner Flower Show underway

The show runs daily through until April 9, with proceeds from the sale of cut flowers going to Abbotsford Regional Hospital.

The Bradner Flower Show runs all weekend.
Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin is +2 after nine holes on day one of the Masters.

HADWIN WATCH: Hadwin at +2 through nine holes on Masters Day 2

An early birdie and a solid first nine holes has Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin comfortably above the projected cut

Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin is +2 after nine holes on day one of the Masters.
Abbotsford winery 2016 vintage

Abbotsford winery 2016 vintage

Local wine enthusiasts will get the chance to sample the first wines of the 2016 vintage when Singletree Winery opens it doors April 8.

Abbotsford winery 2016 vintage
UPDATE: Abbotsford-Mission Highway re-opened after incident

UPDATE: Abbotsford-Mission Highway re-opened after incident

Abbotsford-Mission highway was closed near McCallum Road due to a police incident. The road is now re-opened.

UPDATE: Abbotsford-Mission Highway re-opened after incident
Two accidents this morning are slowing traffic on both the east and west sides of Abbotsford.

TRAFFIC: Two accidents in Abbotsford slow morning commute

Crashes on both west and east sides of Abbotsford causing delays

Two accidents this morning are slowing traffic on both the east and west sides of Abbotsford.
Golfer James Lepp is one of two athletes who have received the call to the Abbotsford Sports Hall of Fame for 2017.

James Lepp, Bryn Keys get the call for the hall

Champion golfer, rugby star recognized by Abbotsford Sports Hall of Fame for 2017

Golfer James Lepp is one of two athletes who have received the call to the Abbotsford Sports Hall of Fame for 2017.
Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin made his Masters debut earlier today.

MASTERS UPDATE: Hadwin finishes day one at +3

Abbotsford golf product shoots a 75 on Thursday

Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin made his Masters debut earlier today.
Sumas Mountain

UPDATE: Search suspended for man whose vehicle found on Sumas Mountain

Officials aren't sure if missing 47-year-old man is in Sumas Mountain Inter-Regional Park.

Sumas Mountain
Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin is +2 after nine holes on day one of the Masters.

MASTERS UPDATE: Hadwin +2 after nine holes on day one

Abbotsford product swinging away at Augusta for first time ever

Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin is +2 after nine holes on day one of the Masters.