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Your daily commute and weather forecast: Dec. 19, 2018

Little reprieve from the rain in the next week, but a relatively easy commute with minor congestion

VIDEO: SUV crashes into Downtown Abbotsford store

Front window of Jazz-Ma-Tazz destroyed in afternoon crash

Your daily commute and weather forecast: Dec. 18, 2018

More rain today, with a peak at sunshine tomorrow, and potential snow on the weekend

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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
Megan and Doug - Hearthstone Place

Ten banners chosen to hang from Abbotsford light standards

Public voted on dozens of created as part of a collaboration between the city and The Reach

  • Dec 18, 2018

Publication ban lifted on Letisha Reimer’s name

Reimer’s family had supported an application by The News to lift ban

Chilliwack jury acquits man of choking, violent sexual assaults of girlfriends

Michael Sean Myers found guilty of criminal harassment and uttering threats in BC Supreme Court

VIDEO: Slash fire in rural Abbotsford grows out of control

One piece of machinery destroyed in early morning blaze

VIDEO: Pedestrian seriously injured in Abbotsford

Two people reportedly hit near recently upgraded Trethewey crosswalk

Group protests alleged mistreatment of birds at Abbotsford petting zoo

Rally ended on a hopeful note, with the owner of the farm working with the protest group

Abbotsford food drive donates estimated $50k to food bank

Annual Fraser Valley Automall Food Drive donated $6,500 cheque, but up to $50,000 in total value

Abbotsford News Week In Review: Dec. 9-15

A new series on homelessness, students rally to keep classmate in Canada and lacking voting opportunities

Abbotsford lags behind when it comes to voting opportunities

Most mid-sized B.C. cities provide more advance polls and mail-in ballots, analysis finds

Eight-foot-deep sinkhole appears in dike near Abbotsford/Mission wastewater plant

Crews hope to repair hole by February, but cost not yet known

Somebody to love: Comforts and challenges as a couple on the streets

Life as a homeless couple forces ultimatums; it also brings the security of having each other’s back

Best Friends: How pets can improve the lives of Abbotsford’s homeless

Responsibility over a cat or dog makes Gary Hull take fewer risks and take better care of himself

Your daily commute and weather forecast: Dec. 14, 2018

Wind warning in Abbotsford, expected to gust to 90 km/h this evening. Fairly breezy commute today

Three Abbotsford agencies well into holiday fundraising campaigns

Money raised now supports Christmas Bureau, Salvation Army and Cyrus Centre through the year

No plans yet for free WiFi on Abbotsford and Mission buses

BC Transit says they are monitoring the roll-out of free WiFi on Translink vehicles

UPDATE: Fleeing driver picks fight with Chilliwack police dog, loses

Good dog ‘Griff’ also locates large quantity of what police believe to be crystal meth in Abbotsford

  • Dec 13, 2018

Abbotsford schools get health and safety award for third year running

District gets recognition for training in crisis intervention, new violent incident reporting system