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Four vehicle accident causing southbound gridlock on Highway 11

Accident occurred around 12:30 p.m. at intersection with Valley Road, ambulance on scene

VIDEO: Canada’s only mobile shower trailer for homeless run by Abbotsford Mennonites

Refresh Mobile Showers started operations on May 1, provided over 550 showers

VIDEO: Chilliwack woman awarded Carnegie medal for heroism

Julie Callaghan seriously injured when she tried to save a man stuck in wheelchair on rail tracks

Planning price tag revealed for futuristic ‘We Town’ concept in Abbotsford

Developer says highrises would house 30,000, but Abbotsford mayor says project is in wrong place

Petition for free menstrual products turned over to UFV president

Almost 1,300 signatures collected calling for all campus bathrooms to be stocked

Dump truck taken off the road in Abbotsford after inspection finds six brakes not working

Driver faces $1,000 in fines, with more vehicle inspections ordered

  • Dec 13, 2019
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Stabbing sends man to hospital
Annual Fraser Valley Auto Mall food drive and convoy
34964 Orchard Drive, Abbotsford
young man lucky to be alive after walking away from a horrific crash

VIDEO: Abbotsford driver’s dash-cam records two close calls in three weeks

Pedestrians nearly struck in first video, second video catches car driving into oncoming traffic

Abbotsford police seek public’s help in locating wanted man

Warrants issued for Zoltan Charles (Meischl) Losier, thought to be in Fraser Valley/Lower Mainland

Buck, buck, goose: $25k budgeted to target goose eggs

More than 500 eggs were addled last year as city continued battle against growing goose population

FVRD emergency plan only ‘partially meeting’ expectations, says auditor

Regional district says they are already working on shortfalls in emergency management

  • Dec 12, 2019

Richmond RCMP seek witnesses after Fraser Valley man killed in hit-and-run

The victim has been identified as a man in his early 60s from the Fraser Valley

Vis stresses need for unity after Conservative leader resigns

Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon MP said he was shocked by Andrew Scheer’s announcement

VIDEO: Holland WW2 tulips blossom into massive project for Abbotsford students

Short film, cemetery field trip, ceremony, Christmas concert, new friendships stem from project

Mansions, a school and townhomes: November’s biggest new building projects

City of Abbotsford issued more than $50 million worth of building permits in November

New quad chair ready to go for Sasquatch Mountain Resort opening

The Yeti Cruiser will replace the two-person Skyline chair at the Hemlock Valley ski resort

New Rogers cell tower at Rotary stadium should look nice, council says

Light pole at Abbotsford park to be replaced by even-taller cell tower

Four Abbotsford police dogs to get StreetFighter vests

Police department receives $6,800 grant from two sources

  • Dec 11, 2019

Social media claims not reported: Abbotsford Police

No recent reports of attempted abductions, sex ring group and strangers attempting to enter cars

VIDEO: Fence saves driver from 50-ft plummet after crash in Abbotsford

Young man walks away uninjured after crash leaves him dangling over steep rock embankment