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Abbotsford hopes to restrict new marijuana grow applications

After provincial rule change this spring, city left looking to craft its own rules

Abbotsford to boost transit faster than first planned

City to get 12 new buses, expand service by 40 per cent, by end of 2022

No student left behind by prohibitive fees, Abbotsford officials say

Approved 2019/20 fees include non-mandatory cost of school supplies

  • Jun 15, 2019
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Lightning Rock gathering
Firefighters bring large bear in tree to ground in Abbotsford
One person Airlifted after head on crash on Clearbrook road
Jubillee Park improvements complete

VIDEO: Protection for Abbotsford burial site urged by First Nations, developer

Dozens of First Nations leaders gather on grassy plateau to call on action by provincial government

Mt. Baker climb next month honours Const. John Davidson

Abbotsford Police chief and Davidson’s three grown children among participants

PHOTOS: Firefighters bring large bear in tree to ground in Abbotsford

Public urged not to leave garbage cans out over night and to take down bird feeders.

  • Jun 14, 2019

Motorcyclist in critical condition after crashing into light pole in Abbotsford

Collision occurs Thursday night on Clearbrook Road, north of Marshall

  • Jun 14, 2019

UPDATE: Two young Chilliwack men facing at least five years jail for armed robbery

Darius Commodore and Jaimal Mclaren face 13 charges in Mission/Agassiz incident involving police dog

Explosions, big guns, handcuffs and unanswered questions in Surrey neighbourhood

Surrey RCMP say Mission RCMP were executing an arrest warrant in Bolivar Heights on Wednesday night

One person airlifted following head-on collision in Abbotsford

Crash occurs Friday morning on Clearbrook Road south of King Road

UPDATE: Two-year-old in critical condition after fall in Chilliwack pool

Two-year-old child was reported to not be breathing as air ambulance called out Thursday afternoon

Chilliwack’s maternity closure a ‘health hazard,’ says letter sent to BC Nurses Union

Letter states CGH is creating an unsafe medical and professional environment

VIDEO: See Jubilee Park’s improvements

Parking lots & new paths added, and lawn bowling pitch re-located for downtown Abbotsford landmark

  • Jun 13, 2019

Rick Hansen Secondary gets Abbotsford’s first multi-sport school

Human Performance Academy given nod by school board to kick off next school year

  • Jun 13, 2019

Green fleet will cut emissions and costs, report says

The City of Abbotsford plans to buy more electric vehicles to target emissions

Changing climate to cost Abbotsford taxpayers millions

City must raise dikes, flood proof sites and boost water supply to respond to shifting climate

VIDEO: Seniors aged 90 and 95 take the leap for Abbotsford care facility

Pair skydived on Saturday for Tabor Village’s new Centre for Living

  • Jun 12, 2019

‘Rally for Rail’ meetings tout hydrogen-powered passenger train from Surrey to Chilliwack

Public-engagement events with Bill Vander Zalm and others in Cloverdale, Aldergrove and Abbotsford

Man charged with knifepoint robbery of Abbotsford pizza restaurant

Kolton Klassen is under investigation for two other robberies at same location

Stó:lō leaders to call for return of sacred burial grounds

Province and developer have yet to reach agreement to turn over Lightning Rock site in Abbotsford