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Transgender woman, arrested in Abbotsford in 2014 murder, runs out of appeals

Hayden Patterson, inmate at Maple Ridge women’s prison, faces extradition to the U.S.

Abbotsford gas station can extend car wash, if they install neighour-friendly lights

Small variance change to come with promise to install neighbour-friendly lights

Abbotsford’s Tradex ‘virtually sold out’

Plans for expansion under consideration, council hears

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Anti-SLAPP legislation to be tested in court by BCTF president

Onus will be on Trustee Neufeld to show defamation suit against Hansman has merit

Council likes plan for huge development near Abbotsford’s historic downtown

Nearly 600 apartment and townhouse units planned for former home of Clayburn Brick Plant

Harrison to develop single-use plastic bylaw in advance of federal legislation

The village is also considering adding water bottle refill stations at a cost of $18K

Police recover $300,000 in stolen goods from Abbotsford property

Investigation on Columbia Street also turns up drugs and five guns

‘N’ driver clocked going 187 km/h in 80 km/h zone in Abbotsford

Driver, 18, charged with excessive speeding and has car impounded

Man sentenced for robbing Abbotsford liquor store

Charges stayed against Johnathan Rath for allegedly attacking two people with metal pipe

Plans revealed for huge development near Abbotsford’s historic downtown

Nearly 600 apartment and townhouse units planned for former home of Clayburn Brick Plan

Stop using the term ‘monster house,’ Abbotsford councillor says

Term carries negative connotations, but used mostly for big houses with South Asian occupants

Proposal to re-open long-closed quarry worries neighbours

Company site needs to be properly reclaimed after being abandoned by previous owner

Abbotsford advocate says special needs inclusivity still lacks in schools

Suspensions declining in schools, but Heidi Smit Vinois says that’s just the tip of the iceberg

  • Jul 6, 2019

Abbotsford puts squeeze on new homes in established neighbourhoods

A split council passed new infill rules, despite concerns from some local developers

Abbotsford woman’s pride flag cut up and left on doorstep

Lia Bishop says vandalism illustrates the need for displays of pride and inclusivity

Direct flights between San Diego and Abbotsford coming this fall

Swoop to launch three-times-a-week service between Abbotsford and southern California

Abbotsford Canada Day house fire victims launch GoFundMe

McGirr family seeking assistance after blaze on Monday destroyed home

ALC ruling to force Abbotsford women’s centre to move

Program will have two years to find a new home, but can’t stay at Gleaners’ site

Higher fines for owners of dogs that kill other dogs in Fraser Valley Regional District

Change to animal control bylaw among several to deal with ‘aggressive’ dogs

Variable speed system between Chilliwack and Abbotsford won’t be ready until winter

Construction almost complete but six months of data and testing needed for first such system in B.C.