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Vis and Sidhu set for 2019 rematch

Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon likely to be hotly contested in fall’s election

A WAY HOME: Bonds formed on Abbotsford’s front lines of homelessness

Non-profit work can involve a lot of burnout, but for many the rewards come from those around them

Abbotsford Week In Review – Dec. 23-29

Retired police sergeant dies in crash, Christmas gifts stolen and a close to Finding A Way Home

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Care aide describes need for more staff
A Early morning fire causes heavy damage to a home in central Abbotsford
Cape May Warbler in Abbotsford
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The evolving relationship between the homeless and Abbotsford City Hall

Since the chicken manure incident, that relationship has largely improved, Mayor Henry Braun says

Eight overdose deaths in Abbotsford brings 11-month total to 37

City had seen 52 deaths in 2017, but total remains well above historical averages

UPDATED: 17 new charges laid in hit-and-run rampage in Langley, Abbotsford

Police have renewed their plea for dash cam or security camera footage.

Your daily commute and weather forecast: Dec. 28, 2018

Looking at some potential snowflakes over the next week, including today, and a breezy commute today

Three sailing wait between Swartz Bay and Tsawwassen

BC Ferries sailing waits between Vancouver Island and mainland

Gang killer gets life for Langley assassination

Cory Vallee won’t be eligible for parole for at least 25 years.

  • Dec 27, 2018

Body found on Abbotsford rural property

Deceased man found on Christmas Day, does not appear to be suspicious

‘It’s like a trap; it’s like they don’t want you to succeed’

Abbotsford youths formerly in government care speak out on how the system can foster homelessness

A WAY HOME: Ministry responds to criticism of foster system

Ministry says number of youth in system is shrinking, more being done to help youth transition

Parking reduction for Abbotsford apartment proceeds

Seventy-one-unit building would have just 99 parking spaces

Abandoned house destroyed by fire in Abbotsford

Blaze breaks out Sunday afternoon at Center and Glenwood

Retired Abbotsford Police sergeant dies in head-on crash

Shinder Kirk died Saturday in collision involving two pickup trucks in Nanaimo

Abbotsford Week in Review: Dec. 16-22

A powerful windstorm knocks out the power, a ‘fight club’ at a high school and a vehicular rampage

Plans for property owned by Abbotsford Mayor draw no public comment

Vacant lot has been the subject of speculation during the fall’s municipal election

Abbotsford council balks at voicing opposition to farmland subdivision plan

Proposal forwarded to land commission, despite previous warning that such referrals are unhelpful

A WAY HOME: Busting myths around homelessness

Stephen Gaetz, director of the Canadian Observatory on Homelessness, speaks on widespread myths

Shining Son: A light lost from an Abbotsford mother’s life

A year-and-a-half later, Zanzara Huebsch struggles to cope with the loss of her son