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The rain is expected to continue for Abbotsford and Mission on Friday.

WEATHER: Rainy conditions continue

Wet weather remains on the docket for Abbotsford and Mission on Friday.Rain…

The rain is expected to continue for Abbotsford and Mission on Friday.
The Red Hat Ladies gather before Hello Dolly on March 2.

PHOTO: Red Hatters at Hello Dolly

The Red Hat Ladies gather at a special reception at the Abbotsord…

The Red Hat Ladies gather before Hello Dolly on March 2.
George Ferguson takes part in an event in 1972

Readers remember George Ferguson

Condolences and memories pour in for legendary mayor.

George Ferguson takes part in an event in 1972
Over 32 teams are expected to come out for the 2017 tournament.

VIDEO: Stick it to Cancer at UBC on March 18

The Delta Kappa Epsilon Phi Alpha Fraternity is hosting their annual ‘Scott Trapp’ Stick it to Cancer Memorial Ball Hockey Tournament

Over 32 teams are expected to come out for the 2017 tournament.
Rain is expected for most of the day in Abbotsford on Thursday.

WEATHER: More rain for Abbotsford

Expect overcast and rainy conditions all day long in Abbotsford on Thursday.Skies…

Rain is expected for most of the day in Abbotsford on Thursday.
A fire devastated a chicken barn killing 6

6,000 chickens lost in Chilliwack barn fire

Early morning barn fire claims 6,000 chickens on Keith Wilson Road

A fire devastated a chicken barn killing 6
Former Abbotsford mayor George Ferguson is shown here on his farm in 2009.

Legendary former mayor George Ferguson dies at age 91

Ferguson hailed as 'Prince of a Man' who led Abbotsford for more than three decades.

Former Abbotsford mayor George Ferguson is shown here on his farm in 2009.
Abbotsford's Hung Nguyen was a big winner at Lotto 649.

Abbotsford man claims $2.3M Lotto prize

Hung Nguyen splits big prize with a two other winning tickets

Abbotsford's Hung Nguyen was a big winner at Lotto 649.
Rain is expected for much of the day on Wednesday in Abbotsford.

WEATHER: Overcast and wet in Abbotsford

The snow is gone (for now), but Abbotsford will get a visit…

Rain is expected for much of the day on Wednesday in Abbotsford.
The Centre Ice Multiplex is under new ownership

Abbotsford’s Centre Ice Multiplex sold to Surrey company

Status quo at facility to continue, with new improvements planned

The Centre Ice Multiplex is under new ownership
The Reel Paddling Film Festival comes to UFV on Friday.

UFV hosting Reel Paddling Film Festival

Event highlights 20 films from the great outdoors

The Reel Paddling Film Festival comes to UFV on Friday.
More snow is expected for Abbotsford on Tuesday.

WEATHER: Snowfall warning continues for Abbotsford

Snow, wet flurries and rain expected for Tuesday

More snow is expected for Abbotsford on Tuesday.
Environment Canada is calling for more snow tonight and tomorrow for Abbotsford.

WEATHER: More snow coming tonight

All over the place would be the way to describe the forecast…

Environment Canada is calling for more snow tonight and tomorrow for Abbotsford.
The Abbotsford Tulip Festival will feature millions of blooming flowers.

Abbotsford Tulip Festival to cap weekend ticket sales

After huge demand created traffic and parking issues last year, event will try to encourage more weekday visits with discounted rates

The Abbotsford Tulip Festival will feature millions of blooming flowers.
Another snowfall warning issued for Fraser Valley

Another snowfall warning issued for Fraser Valley

Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for Abbotsford, Chilliwack and other Fraser Valley communities.

Another snowfall warning issued for Fraser Valley
Vancouver Giants forward Jack Flaman had a goal and an assist in his team's 5-4 overtime loss to the Portland Winterhawks on March 3 in Portland. The Winterhawks followed that up with a 3-0 win over Vancouver the next night as well.

Giants return from Portland with just a single point

Vancouver hockey club can't build off dramatic late-game rally the night before

Vancouver Giants forward Jack Flaman had a goal and an assist in his team's 5-4 overtime loss to the Portland Winterhawks on March 3 in Portland. The Winterhawks followed that up with a 3-0 win over Vancouver the next night as well.
Speed skating action took place on Saturday at the Abbotsford Centre and continues on Sunday.

VIDEO: 2017 B.C. Short Track Speed Skating Championships

Mission Racers host the province at the Abbotsford Centre

Speed skating action took place on Saturday at the Abbotsford Centre and continues on Sunday.
The Vancouver Giants will wear special Don Cherry jerseys for their home game on March 14 as part of the Kidney Foundation of Canada for Don Cherry Night.

Giants to wear special ‘Don Cherry’ jerseys

March 14 game at Langley Events Centre is part of Kidney Foundation of Canada for Don Cherry Night

The Vancouver Giants will wear special Don Cherry jerseys for their home game on March 14 as part of the Kidney Foundation of Canada for Don Cherry Night.
The BC Boat and Sportsmen's Show runs all weekend long at Tradex.

VIDEO: BC Boat and Sportsmen’s Show

Event runs all weekend long at Tradex in Abbotsford

The BC Boat and Sportsmen's Show runs all weekend long at Tradex.

EDITORIAL: Time for a new plan?

More than three years ago, the provincial government took the dramatic step of ordering a full-scale review of Fraser Health.