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Trial to begin for man accused in John Davidson murder

Oscar Arfmann faces first-degree murder for death of Const. John Davidson

  • May 27, 2019

Low snowpack increases chance of summer water restrictions in Abbotsford and Mission

Below-average snowpack increases chance of water restrictions in 2019

Semis catch fire at Bradner-area wrecker off Highway 1 in Abbotsford

Crews called to scene at around 2 p.m., finding up to six semis that had caught fire at the wrecker

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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

Abbotsford group meets to kick off local Green New Deal talks

Organizer says climate movement started small locally, but hopes to expand moving forward

City of Abbotsford organizing renewed homelessness forum

Local forum in June to come after regional forum fell out due to snowy weather in February

Up-front price tag for new Abbotsford/Mission water source rises

Consultants suggest shifting $7 million in costs from project’s second stage

Abbotsford parents invited to anti-gang education session

Presenters to discern myth from reality, offer warning signs that youths are getting into gangs

Welcome to 89 years at the same Abbotsford address

Philip Sheffield lunch brings past students together one more time

  • May 25, 2019

Are small houses a thing of the past?

Mayor says city should encourage smaller houses, but economist says townhouses are the future

Abbotsford firefighters knock down house fire before it can spread

No one believed to be inside structure at the time of the fire on Clayburn Road Saturday morning

Abbotsford youths grill mayor on environmental policy at rally

Local youths continued climate strike as worldwide action takes place in hundreds of cities

Stolen stamp collection has been returned to owners in Abbotsford

Good Samaritan found the stamps hidden away in some bushes and turned them over to police

Man wants guilty plea revoked in 2012 collision in Abbotsford that killed Chilliwack woman

Michael Larocque was charged in relation to crash that killed Eileen Kleinfelder

Agassiz study to look at drone use for pesticide application

The study will be the first in Canada to use drones to apply pesticides to farm fields

George Ferguson Way apartment building goes to public hearing Monday

Bike lockers signal shift in Abbotsford developers’ thinking, Banman says

Trial slated to start Monday for accused killer of Abbotsford cop

Oscar Arfmann faces first-degree murder for death of Const. John Davidson

Abbotsford wasting time and money on ‘invalid’ surveys, UFV math prof says

Statistician says city can’t claim quality of life survey reflects opinions of Abbotsford residents

High marks for Abbotsford’s fire department in first survey

Most people optimistic about their future, but only half have strong sense of belonging

Homegrown star signs with Fraser Valley Bandits

Marek Klassen was BC Provincial Player of the Year during Yale championship year