Municipal Election

All-candidates forum to be held for Abbotsford trustee race

District parent advisory council holding forum at Abbotsford Arts Centre on Oct. 11

UPDATE: Abbotsford ParentsFIRST to rebrand after AbbotsfordFIRST takes issue

AbbotsfordFIRST president says similar naming ‘confusing’ for some voters in upcoming election

Jared White running under Abbotsford ParentsFIRST for trustee

The single-candidate slate advocates for parents as primary educators of students

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BC International Highwayman Open Horseshoe event
Fraser Valley Bandits vs. Guelph Nighthawks May 18 highlights
B.C. International Highwayman Open horseshoes event
Fraser Valley Bandits Inaugural Game (Part 2)

Krista Cardinal announces bid for Abbotsford school board

Cardinal points to Fraser Health experience listening to and assisting with patient, doctor needs

Gill said release containing favouritism allegations was ‘booboo’: Braun

Mayor says subsequent statements by mayoral foe cast doubt on wish for ‘nice, honest contest’

Raj Patara looks to bring ‘positive change’ to Abbotsford school board

Patara says focus should be on transparency, communication and accountability in school district

Abbotsford trustee Stan Petersen seeks 3rd term

He has 33 years teaching and administration experience in Abbotsford and sits on numerous committees

Candidate looks to bring PAC experience to Abbotsford school board

Shelley Godwin notes over 10 years’ experience on various parent advisory councils and as accountant

Freddy Latham seeks 2nd term as Abbotsford trustee

The retired drama teacher notes extensive experience with the local arts community

Abbotsford mayoral candidate calls for DeLair baseball expansion

Eric Nyvall says Abbotsford needs baseball complex; Braun says city should stick with long-term plan

Nadine Snow makes mayoral bid

Political newcomer says she wants better connection between city and residents

Abbotsford trustee Phil Anderson places bid for re-election

Anderson has been a trustee for four years at the local school board and nine years in Lloydminster

Dates set for Abbotsford all-candidates meetings

Mayoral meeting set for Oct. 2; would-be councillors to convene Oct. 4

Preet Rai running for 4th term on Abbotsford school board

Rai notes a global perspective and experience working with youth through various organizations

Harvey Jongsma running for a spot on Abbotsford council

Community volunteer says integrity and common sense is key

Lawrence Tilley running for council

Retired businessman cites experience helping seniors stay in their homes

Abbotsford candidate list released as nomination period closes

Eighteen council candidates, six mayoral hopefuls and 17 would-be trustees are running for office

Former mayor Banman running for Abbotsford council seat

Banman was narrowly defeated by Henry Braun in 2014 mayor’s race

Number of Abbotsford council candidates up to 16

Online documents add three names to council list, one to mayoral contest