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‘Wait and see’: Abbotsford Council to revisit voting by permanent residents later

Non-citizen permanent residents can’t currently vote in municipal elections

PHOTOS: Canada, U.S. first responders remember 9/11 victims at Peace Arch Park

American and Canadian first responders shared grief at annual event

Abbotsford Canadian Federation of University Women’s Club member given national honour

On Sept. 25, the UFV Student Union Society and CFUW Abbotsford are jointly hosting an all-candidates’ meeting at the auditorium in the Student Union Building on the Abbotsford UFV campus

  • Sep 11, 2019
Minor MVA leads to an impaired investigation and a refusal to blow
Flashback to the Sumas Border Memorial unveiling in 2002. Dedicated to all the fallen in the 9-11 attacks.
Abandoned vehicle fire in Abbotsford may be linked to a shooting in Aldergrove
MVA sends several people to hospital

VIDEO: Armed robbery at Chilliwack liquor store caught on camera

Clerk at Corky’s Liquor Bin said she thought the thief was joking at first

Two Chilliwack gangsters convicted of shooting a third in the head

Jonathan Olson and Brodie Robinson found guilty of several charges after summer 2017 crime spree

Harrison businesses ask to restrict beach barbecues

A petition to council says barbecues and tents are impacting local businesses

VIDEO: Passengers’ on-board view of plane after hitting flock of birds in Abbotsford

737 aircraft forced to make emergency landing shortly after take off

U.S. firm eyes Abbotsford for potential aerospace plant that could employ 10,000 workers

Unnamed American firm eyeing Abbotsford International Airport as potential site for massive facility

‘Traumatic’: Homicide team investigating scene of Langley’s first 2019 fatal shooting

Police were quick to respond to the Tuesday night incident near 264th Street and 56th Avenue

Thousands of landowners on Trans Mountain pipeline route have yet to grant access

Such access is one of many hurdles that continue to delay construction of the expansion

‘Unauthorized items’ found during search at Mountain Institution

A six-day lockdown at the Agassiz prison is now over

Abbotsford two car head-on collision sends six people to hospital

Burgess Avenue accident had road blocked off for several hours around 7 p.m. yesterday

‘Alarming’ ocean temperatures likely to result in warm fall for Lower Mainland

Warm ocean temperatures will likely influence fall weather, Environment Canada meteorologist says

People’s Party anti-immigration policies may doom it in Fraser Valley: professor

Local candidate says party needs more attention and isn’t populist or alt-right

Should non-citizen permanent residents get to vote in Abbotsford’s next local election?

Abbotsford council to discuss issue as other cities call on province to allow more people to vote

Double-killer’s ‘sexual sadism’ worried parole officials last year, documents reveal

Terrence Burlingham’s first of 12 escorted temporary absences in Abbotsford to occur this evening

PHOTOS: Abbotsford storm lights up the sky

Some of the best user submitted pictures from Saturday’s storm

30 miserable-looking Abbotsford students from 1917

Readers noted that century-old photo showed a less-than-impressed set of students