Kelvin Gawley

Metis artist Savanna Todd stands with her painting now on display the Abbotsford's Cancer Centre.

Aboriginal art welcomes patients at Abbotsford Cancer Centre

Metis artists Savanna Todd hopes to add to healing atmosphere

Metis artist Savanna Todd stands with her painting now on display the Abbotsford's Cancer Centre.
The NDP announced two Abbotsford candidates today: Jasleen Arora (left) running in Abbotsford South and Andrew Christie running in Abbotsford Mission.

NDP announces candidates in two Abbotsford ridings

Green Party also reveal nominee for May 9 provincial election

The NDP announced two Abbotsford candidates today: Jasleen Arora (left) running in Abbotsford South and Andrew Christie running in Abbotsford Mission.
Hearthstone Place resident

VIDEO: ‘It’s a perfect match’ – Abbotsford’s homeless move into long-awaited supportive housing

Hearthstone Place officially opened to house the most vulnerable in Abbotsford

Hearthstone Place resident
Coach Alex Newby

Soccer school coming to Eugene Reimer Middle

Academy launching in partnership with local club

Coach Alex Newby
Abbotsford could soon see new funds for dikes to protect Matsqui Prairie from flooding.

New federal funds could build Matsqui dikes

2017 federal budget promises billions for 'disaster mitigation'

Abbotsford could soon see new funds for dikes to protect Matsqui Prairie from flooding.
Jaskarn Lally

Two hours passed between shooting and call to police

Yesterday's fatal shooting occurred around 2:30 p.m. police were called at 4:30 p.m.

Jaskarn Lally
The 2016 BC Summer Games were hosted in Abbotsford.

Abbotsford school district applies for Games funds

Local schools hoping to get new field lights, scoreboard

The 2016 BC Summer Games were hosted in Abbotsford.
New federal money could come to combat homelessness in Abbotsford in 2019.

Millions in federal funds could come to fight homelessness in Abbotsford

2017 federal budget includes expansion of Homelessness Partnering Strategy

New federal money could come to combat homelessness in Abbotsford in 2019.
Uli Reimer holds a photo of his daughter Letisha

Letisha’s Well: Run for Water aims to bring teen’s smile to thousands

Teen killed in random stabbing in Abbotsford last fall remembered through water project

Uli Reimer holds a photo of his daughter Letisha
School board trustee Preet Rai is running for the NDP in Abbotsford West in the provincial election this May.

NDP, Greens missing candidates to run against Abbotsford MLAs

BC Liberal incumbents have little to worry about, according to one political scientist

School board trustee Preet Rai is running for the NDP in Abbotsford West in the provincial election this May.
Matt Johnson poses with the padlocks

A crack at fame: Abbotsford magician’s TV talent show mishap

VIDEO: Matt Johnson flew to U.K. to audition for Britain's Got Talent but things didn't go as planned

Matt Johnson poses with the padlocks
This pothole on George Ferguson Way near Babich Street has been patched since this photo was taken on Feb. 15.

Holey ground: Abbotsford streets pocked with potholes

City of Abbotsford says its crews work as fast as possible to patch holes

This pothole on George Ferguson Way near Babich Street has been patched since this photo was taken on Feb. 15.
Dr. Thomas A. Swift Elementary in east Abbotsford.

Crowded schools prompt new registration policies

District making it harder to attend out-of-catchment schools

Dr. Thomas A. Swift Elementary in east Abbotsford.
St. John Brebeuf student Cam Carter

Set to succeed: Abbotsford’s Cam Carter wins $100,000 scholarship

Athlete, academic and volunteer plans to study kinesiology in Toronto

St. John Brebeuf student Cam Carter
Mt. Lehman Elementary school was closed for much of last week

Abbotsford school district defends snow storm response

Parents criticized decisions made during series of winter storms

Mt. Lehman Elementary school was closed for much of last week
Jesse Wegenast

Emergency shelters operating over capacity, as wicked winter pushes many indoors

Advocates 'fatigued' from long months of cold weather

Jesse Wegenast
Kevin Godden

Abbotsford school district fails to meet deadline for LGBTQ policy

Board of education plans to discuss draft of new policies at meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 7

Kevin Godden
A report on student achievement

UPDATE: Abbotsford student achievement presentation POSTPONED

Session on Tuesday, Feb. 7 at Matsqui Centennial Auditorium

A report on student achievement
Integrating newly hired teachers into Abbotsford school system won't disturb classes

Influx of new teachers won’t disturb classes, district says

New hires will be integrated into schools, without forming new classes

Integrating newly hired teachers into Abbotsford school system won't disturb classes
Abbotsford school district superintendent Kevin Godden addresses parents at a forum on school security.

Keeping kids safe: school security discussed at forum

Small crowd came to W.J. Mouat to talk about safety in school district 34

Abbotsford school district superintendent Kevin Godden addresses parents at a forum on school security.