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Abbotsford School District digs deep into data to improve grad rates

Committee looks at where district can improve experience for students who struggle

  • Jun 9, 2019

Can a lot have heritage value?

Splitting lot would respect history, owner and city says; but Clayburn locals disagree

Mission mom angry that school didn’t inform her about fight

Wants to know why her son went back to class after being involved in a fight

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Circus comes to Abbotsford
Abbotsford Firefighters help rescue a horse that was trapped in a ditch
Abbotsford Canada Day 2019
5 people sent to hospital after large house fire

Geocaching world comes to Abbotsford for annual event in 2020

Abbotsford first Canadian city to host GeoWoodstock

  • Jun 8, 2019

Banman takes rare public route in Abbotsford South nomination contest

Most nomination contests take place behind the scenes, but Banman has created a website & promo videos

Seven arrested in Langley after shots fired in Abbotsford

Three vehicles flee scene of shooting at unoccupied vehicle on Thursday night

Free ice cream at Jubilee Park re-opening today

Politicians to gather for ribbon cutting at redeveloped downtown Abbotsford park

  • Jun 7, 2019

Replacing waterslide to cost Abbotsford $700,000

City of Abbotsford will spend half-a-million dollars to install $200k waterslide and remove old one

Driver nabbed going 53 km/h over speed limit has car impounded by Mission RCMP

Police have made local traffic concerns one of the priorities for 2019

VIDEO: Raid at Chilliwack home where homicide occurred unrelated to the killing

Abbotsford Police Department executing Drug Enforcement Unit warrants at Victor Street address

Abbotsford soldier died from wounds suffered in Normandy invasion one day before scheduled wedding

‘M-S-A boys contribute to day of victory’: read The News ‘s post-D-Day reports

UPDATE: Chilliwack community leaders react to maternity diversion at CGH

Telling expectant mothers to go to Abbotsford called ‘unacceptable’ and a ‘bloody outrage’

Abbotsford schools 2nd-lowest emitter among B.C. districts

Emissions reduced by 19% from 2010 to 2017; goal for 2020 to reduce by 33%

  • Jun 6, 2019

Highway 11 weekend lane closures in effect in Abbotsford

Slow-lane closures start Friday, June 7 and run weekends until mid-July

  • Jun 6, 2019

Stolen gun and suspected drugs found in car of driver stopped for speeding

Two 21-year-old men arrested on Glenmore Road in Abbotsford on Tuesday night

  • Jun 5, 2019

Abbotsford Traditional parents happy with new direction on seismic work

School district’s options would keep students on campus during work

  • Jun 5, 2019

Meth and suspected fentanyl seized from prison in Abbotsford

Prison officials say contraband had institutional value of more than $30,000

Update: Chilliwack General Hospital diverting moms-to-be to Abbotsford starting June 24

Pregnant women to be diverted from Chilliwack’s hospital due to lack of doctors

Abbotsford man who was arrested twice in two weeks receives jail sentence

Police said Harniel Singh had gang connections at time of April 2018 arrest

Man charged with gunpoint robbery at Abbotsford gas station

Investigators seek witnesses to incident on May 25 at Harris and Riverside