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Nerlap Sidhu, a teacher at Eugene Reimer middle school in Abbotsford, has received the 2022 Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence. (Darren McDonald/UFV)

Abbotsford teacher receives Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence

Nerlap Sidhu recognized for her work in inclusion and social justice

Nerlap Sidhu, a teacher at Eugene Reimer middle school in Abbotsford, has received the 2022 Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence. (Darren McDonald/UFV)
A fatal collision occurred Thursday night (Sept. 29) in the area of Wells Line Road and McDermott Road on Sumas Prairie in Abbotsford. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

Driver dies in two-car crash in Abbotsford; man in custody for suspected impaired driving

Family of three in collision with 50-year-old driver Thursday night on Sumas Prairie

A fatal collision occurred Thursday night (Sept. 29) in the area of Wells Line Road and McDermott Road on Sumas Prairie in Abbotsford. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
Daniel Corr of Abbotsford is suing two women who he says defamed him on the social media platform TikTok when they publicly accused him of sexual assault. (Instagram photo)

Abbotsford man sues over TikTok sex assault accusations

Lawsuit seeks damages from two women for alleged defamation

Daniel Corr of Abbotsford is suing two women who he says defamed him on the social media platform TikTok when they publicly accused him of sexual assault. (Instagram photo)
The annual Girls Fly Too event at Abbotsford International Airport was scheduled for Oct. 1 and 2, but it has been postponed. (Abbotsford News file photo)

Girls Fly Too event postponed in Abbotsford over Transport Canada ‘demands’

Organizers say ‘last-minute’ conditions ‘impossible to meet’ before weekend show

The annual Girls Fly Too event at Abbotsford International Airport was scheduled for Oct. 1 and 2, but it has been postponed. (Abbotsford News file photo)
Restoration is set to begin soon in Abbotsford on the 145-year-old Turner House, shown here in 2017 before its move to Clayburn Park. (Abbotsford News file photo)

Restoration work to begin on 145-year-old Turner House in Abbotsford

Historical project at Clayburn Park expected to take several years

Restoration is set to begin soon in Abbotsford on the 145-year-old Turner House, shown here in 2017 before its move to Clayburn Park. (Abbotsford News file photo)
Police say a man swung this sword at an employee during a gas-station robbery in Abbotsford on Monday, Sept. 26. (Abbotsford Police Department photo)

Sword-wielding robbery suspect arrested and charged in Abbotsford

Police say man swung weapon at employee during incident on Sept. 26

Police say a man swung this sword at an employee during a gas-station robbery in Abbotsford on Monday, Sept. 26. (Abbotsford Police Department photo)
Surveillance footage captured a dark sedan (top of photo) as it struck a female pedestrian (the white glowing figure just to the left of the signage) on Sept. 20 in Abbotsford. (Screenshot from video)

VIDEO: Hit-and-run collision in Abbotsford injures pedestrian

Police seek public’s help to identify vehicle involved in incident on Sept. 20

Surveillance footage captured a dark sedan (top of photo) as it struck a female pedestrian (the white glowing figure just to the left of the signage) on Sept. 20 in Abbotsford. (Screenshot from video)
The Abbotsford Police Department is warning about a recent phone/bank scam that resulted in two people losing approximately $46,000. (Image by Pexels from Pixabay)

Two Abbotsford residents lose $46K in bank scam

Police warn others to be cautious of clicking links on mobile devices

The Abbotsford Police Department is warning about a recent phone/bank scam that resulted in two people losing approximately $46,000. (Image by Pexels from Pixabay)
A courtroom in the Abbotsford Law Courts. (B.C. government photo)

Man in Abbotsford who posted topless photos of ex-girlfriend gets suspended sentence

Kaiden Harris pleaded guilty to criminal harassment; two other charges stayed

A courtroom in the Abbotsford Law Courts. (B.C. government photo)
Abbotsford firefighters were at the Mount View Terrace Apartments on July 23 for reports of a fire on a second-floor landing. The fire was investigated as a possible arson, and charges have now been laid. (Facebook photo)

Charges laid in relation to arsons at Abbotsford apartment building

Incidents occurred in April, July and September on George Ferguson Way

Abbotsford firefighters were at the Mount View Terrace Apartments on July 23 for reports of a fire on a second-floor landing. The fire was investigated as a possible arson, and charges have now been laid. (Facebook photo)
The red areas show where parking will be available to the public during construction for the expansion and renovation of the Abbotsford Police Department. (Map from City of Abbotsford)

Construction starting on Abbotsford Police headquarters

Parking in area to be impacted during expansion and renovation

The red areas show where parking will be available to the public during construction for the expansion and renovation of the Abbotsford Police Department. (Map from City of Abbotsford)
Youth Unlimited in Abbotsford unveiled its new mobile drop-in centre on Saturday in the parking lot of Sevenoaks Shopping Centre. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

Youth Unlimited in Abbotsford unveils mobile drop-in centre

Refurbished fire truck will visit local neighbourhoods to connect with youth and families

Youth Unlimited in Abbotsford unveiled its new mobile drop-in centre on Saturday in the parking lot of Sevenoaks Shopping Centre. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
A loaded shotgun and several knives were among the items seized by police on Sunday (Sept. 11) in Abbotsford from a prolific offender. (Abbotsford Police Department photo)

‘Prolific offender’ in Abbotsford had knives and loaded shotgun, say police

Michael Derosier, 33, now faces 8 weapon and breach charges

A loaded shotgun and several knives were among the items seized by police on Sunday (Sept. 11) in Abbotsford from a prolific offender. (Abbotsford Police Department photo)
The November 2021 floods impacted 85 per cent of Abbotsford’s water supply. A new $84.4 million drinking water system is expected to prevent that. (Photo: Abbotsford Police Department)

Province announces $62M for new water system for Abbotsford

Project to include 12 new wells, water treatment plant and pump station

The November 2021 floods impacted 85 per cent of Abbotsford’s water supply. A new $84.4 million drinking water system is expected to prevent that. (Photo: Abbotsford Police Department)
A man who was stabbed in Mission on Monday night (Sept. 12) is recovering after suffering serious injuries. (Phil McLachlan/Capital News/Stock)

Homeless man seriously injured in stabbing in Mission

Victim, 37, was taken to hospital by air ambulance Monday night

A man who was stabbed in Mission on Monday night (Sept. 12) is recovering after suffering serious injuries. (Phil McLachlan/Capital News/Stock)
Mission RCMP Const. Harrison Mohr spoke to the media on June 6 to provide an update on the investigation into an incident that saw four march participants struck by a vehicle. (Kevin Mills/Mission Record)

Police complete investigation into incident where marchers were hit by truck in Mission

BC Prosecution Service will now consider whether charges will be laid against driver

Mission RCMP Const. Harrison Mohr spoke to the media on June 6 to provide an update on the investigation into an incident that saw four march participants struck by a vehicle. (Kevin Mills/Mission Record)
Chelsey Gauthier of Abbotsford was killed in 2017, and her body was found in Mission.

Man, 67, charged with 2017 murder of Abbotsford woman in Mission

Gary Losch arrested in relation to death of 22-year-old Chelsey Gauthier

Chelsey Gauthier of Abbotsford was killed in 2017, and her body was found in Mission.
Chelsey Gauthier of Abbotsford was killed in 2017, and her body was found in Mission.

Charges to be announced in 2017 murder of Abbotsford woman

Update in killing of Chelsey Gauthier, 22, to be provided on Saturday

Chelsey Gauthier of Abbotsford was killed in 2017, and her body was found in Mission.
A driver who was trying to evade police early Friday morning (Sept. 9) in Abbotsford crashed into a house. (Abbotford Police Department photo)

Prolific offender charged after fleeing police and crashing into house in Abbotsford

Police say driver was towing a trailer that had beens stolen from Mission

A driver who was trying to evade police early Friday morning (Sept. 9) in Abbotsford crashed into a house. (Abbotford Police Department photo)
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Police cleared in death of man who fell from Mission Bridge

Independent Investigations Office says no wrongdoing by officers in July incident

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