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DNA confirms SUV struck and killed Abbotsford cyclist in 2015, court hears

Kerry Froese operated company that owned vehicle that struck and killed Ronald James Scott in 2015

Trial begins for Abbotsford chicken farmer charged with 2015 fatal hit-and-run

Kerry Froese is charged with hitting cyclist Ronald Scott on Mt. Lehman Road

  • Jan 27, 2020

Abbotsford Police plan to come down harder on repeat offenders

‘Enforcement’ part of ‘The Three E’s’ that also include education and encouragement

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Pacific Pro Wrestling Highlights Feb 2020 Abbotsford BC
Stabbing sends one to hospital with non-life threatening injuries
Pedestrian struck in Abbotsford
Abbotsford cop killer sentenced

City plots plan to get more affordable housing built as rental crunch continues

Abbotsford’s rental vacancy rate was 1.3 per cent in 2019; New affordable housing strategy considered

Province bringing 421 new affordable childcare spaces to Fraser Valley

Supporting early childhood educators and creating spaces go hand in hand, minister says

Aspiring pot-sellers can apply in two weeks to operate stores in Abbotsford

City will accept applications to operate one of four new stores; public consultation to follow

Comic wins judgment after club owner slaps cellphone out of his hands

Incident happened last summer when Garrett Clark was performing in Abbotsford

Abbotsford homeless advocate killed by RCMP in Lytton

Barry Shantz spearheaded getting harm-reduction services in city, changing bylaws around homeless

‘I was alone’: Abbotsford woman sends out warning to other women after robber attempts to force her to ATM

Manj Sidhu-Gill was alone in a parking lot on Jan. 15, when a man approached dressed in all black

Abbotsford-specific pandemic plan was suggested in 2016, but never created

Community risk assessment listed a city pandemic plan as a potential action to reduce risk

Abbotsford Police target 30 school zones in 30 hours

‘30 in 30’ project runs Thursday and Friday at all elementary schools

  • Jan 23, 2020

Gunmen arrested after holdup of marijuana dispensary in Abbotsford

Two 18-year-old males demanded cash and weed before taking off on foot

The word landlord needs an eviction notice, one Abbotsford councillor says

Coun. Dave Loewen says term should be replaced by ‘rental housing provider’ in new housing strategy

Mistrial declared in Chilliwack’s David Lee Roth impersonator underage sex case

David Kuntz-Angel convicted in August but BC Supreme Court Justice’s ‘mental faculties’ questioned

COLUMN: Cities should enlist teenagers to clear sidewalks for absentee owners

Connecting shovelers with property owners could make cities more walkable after a snow storm

VIDEO: Construction worker injured after boom lift falls over at new Abbotsford courthouse

Emergency crews rescue worker, rushed to hospital with significant but non-life threatening injuries

Borrow $8 billion for Fraser Valley rail link, Abbotsford mayor urges province

Henry Braun urges province to borrow billions to connect Abbotsford & Chilliwack to Metro Vancouver

Abbotsford’s rolled-over dairy truck lost 40,000 litres of milk, recovery valued at over $500,000

Truck removed Sunday, Jan. 19, with specialized equipment to upright vehicle