Local News

Andy Sidhu installed as UFV’s third chancellor

Takes over position from Dr. Gwen Point

  • Apr 26th, 2018

Gerda Peachey to run for mayor’s seat

Community activist rails against raising of pride flag in 2015 and increased development

Abbotsford firefighter praised for efforts with autistic

Often ran back into danger in a crisis moment

  • Apr 25th, 2018

Chilliwack RCMP seek shoplifting suspect caught on video

Man allegedly connected to automobile theft in Abbotsford, shoplifting in Langley

Accused murderer found guilty in unrelated Penticton robbery

McGenn sentenced to 5 years, now faces 2nd-degree murder trial over Abbotsford man’s 2016 death

UPDATE: 83-year-old convicted murderer back in custody

Mission RCMP have located Ralph Whitfield Morris who escaped Mission Institution earlier today

  • Apr 25th, 2018
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Dozens of farmworkers displaced after fire tears through building
Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service responds to a Small Chemical spill
Abbotsford middle school student hopes chalkboard will kickstart conversations
Knife wielding Man taken into custody

Abbotsford student hopes colourful chalk can bring online dialogue to ‘real life’

Anni Wust’s “forum board” aims to kickstart community conversations in Mill Lake Park

COLUMN: No justification for politicians facing contempt of court charges

Green Party leader Elizabeth May and NDP MP Kennedy Stewart are no heroes for breaching court order

Abbotsford insight as Victoria and Saanich consider amalgamation

Coun. Patricia Ross to speak at town hall on Abbotsford’s history since districts joined in 1995.

‘Distraught’ person led to Port Mann Bridge closure, police say

RCMP say the person was ‘safely apprehended’ and taken to hospital

Abbotsford-Mission economy to grow at second-fastest rate in Canada

Growth is expected to help push unemployment rates down and boost household incomes

After 10 years, inquest to be held into shooting death of Mission woman

Lisa Dudley, and her partner, Guthrie McKay were shot in their Mission home in September 2008

Open house for Abbotsford road plan set for today

Public has chance to ask questions about draft plans for transportation and other city systems

Penticton robbery trial starts days before accused’s murder trial

Narcotics, cash stolen from pharmacy; accused scheduled for murder trial next week in Abbotsford

Manslaughter conviction for 2015 killing nets 19 more months of jail

Shiloh Davidson pleaded guilty last fall to manslaughter in connection with death of Joe Zecca

Abby News Week in Review — April 21

Take a look back at the top stories of the week

Ground broken on Jubilee Park improvement project

New sidewalks, more parking and better connectivity coming with redevelopment of Abbotsford park

Wildlife centre operator concerned about leg-hold traps

Elizabeth Melnick of Abbotsford says contraptions are injuring innocent animals

Braun to seek second term as Abbotsford mayor

Abbotsford mayor feels support has grown since 2014

Possible GoLine bus route changes coming to Abbotsford

City to consider altering core bus routes between HighStreet, McKee area, UDistrict and Huntingdon.