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Zellers will be launching a food truck featuring some of its favourite items in conjunction with the store re-launch. (Zellers Instagram)

Zellers food truck planning a stop in Abbotsford

Zellers Diner on wheels will make stop at Sevenoaks Shopping Centre for grand opening

 

The British Columbia Elite Hockey League’s U18 Showcase occurs in Abbotsford from Friday (Jan. 27) to Sunday (Jan. 29).

BCEHL U18 showcase hosted in Abbotsford this weekend

All nine U18 teams playing games at the Abbotsford Centre from Friday to Sunday

 

Arianne Adams is the new head coach of the UFV Cascades women’s soccer program. (UFV Athletics photo)

Arianne Adams named new UFV Cascades women’s soccer head coach

Former SFU player and coach replaces Niko Marcina as head coach for program

 

Abby Roller Hockey is back and returns to the Ag-Rec Building in April.

Roller hockey returning to Abbotsford in April

The Abby Roller Hockey league available for players aged seven to 18

Abby Roller Hockey is back and returns to the Ag-Rec Building in April.
Bo Lokombo has signed a two-year contract with the CFL’s BC Lions. (BC Lions Twitter)

Abbotsford’s Bo Lokombo signs extension with CFL’s BC Lions

Lokombo, a linebacker who calls Chilliwack home, is looking to help the Leos take the next step

Bo Lokombo has signed a two-year contract with the CFL’s BC Lions. (BC Lions Twitter)
The 2023 Pacific Agriculture Show opens today (Thursday) and runs until Saturday (Jan. 28) at Abbotsford’s Tradex. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

VIDEO: 2023 Pacific Agriculture Show opening today in Abbotsford

B.C.’s largest agriculture show runs from Thursday to Saturday at Abbotsford’s Tradex

The 2023 Pacific Agriculture Show opens today (Thursday) and runs until Saturday (Jan. 28) at Abbotsford’s Tradex. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Chase Wouters and the Abbotsford Canucks fell 3-2 to the Toronto Marlies on Wednesday (Jan. 25). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks drop 3-2 decision to Toronto Marlies

Canucks have now lost five of their last six games, hit the road to take on Tucson on Saturday

Chase Wouters and the Abbotsford Canucks fell 3-2 to the Toronto Marlies on Wednesday (Jan. 25). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
The Western Golf Expo debuts in Abbotsford on Feb. 24 and 25.

Western Golf Expo debuting in Abbotsford

Tradex hosting golf lovers paradise on Feb. 24 and 25

The Western Golf Expo debuts in Abbotsford on Feb. 24 and 25.
Nils Höglander scored twice to lead the Abbotsford Canucks to a 4-0 win over the Toronto Marlies on Tuesday (Jan. 24). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Höglander scores twice, Silovs pitches a shutout in bounce-back 4-0 win for Abbotsford Canucks

Abbotsford ends a four-game losing by blanking the Toronto Marlies on home ice

Nils Höglander scored twice to lead the Abbotsford Canucks to a 4-0 win over the Toronto Marlies on Tuesday (Jan. 24). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
The revenue-sharing formula for the Abbotsford Canucks and the City of Abbotsford will not be made public. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

City of Abbotsford, Canucks decline to reveal revenue-sharing formula

By averaging 5,000 fans per game, the City will receive some sort of revenue from the Canucks

The revenue-sharing formula for the Abbotsford Canucks and the City of Abbotsford will not be made public. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
The fifth edition of what is now known as the Abbotsford News was published 100 years ago on Jan. 20.

The Abbotsford News 100 years ago: Looking back at Jan. 20, 1923

Taking a look back at the storied history of Abbotsford’s community newspaper

The fifth edition of what is now known as the Abbotsford News was published 100 years ago on Jan. 20.
The UFV Cascades women’s volleyball team has now won nine straight. (Valley Films photo)

UFV Cascades women’s volleyball team extends win streak to nine

Women sweep TRU in Kamloops, men drop pair to fall to 4-14

The UFV Cascades women’s volleyball team has now won nine straight. (Valley Films photo)
UFV’s Julia Tuchscherer collected the first-ever triple-double in Cascades women’s basketball history on Friday (Jan. 20). (Jordie Arthur/UFV Athletics)

Chilliwack’s Tuchscherer achieves first triple-double in program history, UFV sweeps TRU

Men’s and women’s teams earn important wins in Canada West playoff race

UFV’s Julia Tuchscherer collected the first-ever triple-double in Cascades women’s basketball history on Friday (Jan. 20). (Jordie Arthur/UFV Athletics)
Performer Blake Elliott presented a cheque for $10,000 from the ‘mister Blake foundation’ to Refresh Mobile Shower Ministry’s Bill Keyes in Abbotsford on Jan. 19. The ministry provides showers in a mobile unit to the unhoused, in partnership with other service providers in Abbotsford and Maple Ridge. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Mobile shower ministry gets big boost to continue work in Abbotsford and Maple Ridge

Abbotsford-based group has provided 2,600 showers to people in need since 2019

Performer Blake Elliott presented a cheque for $10,000 from the ‘mister Blake foundation’ to Refresh Mobile Shower Ministry’s Bill Keyes in Abbotsford on Jan. 19. The ministry provides showers in a mobile unit to the unhoused, in partnership with other service providers in Abbotsford and Maple Ridge. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
The team at Stattonrock Design + Build is thrilled to announce that they have been nominated for two 2023 Canadian Home Builders Association national awards, for a renovation completed in Abbotsford last year.

National award nomination for Abbotsford custom home builder and renovator

Prestigious award recognizes local company’s expertise in turning renovation dreams into reality!

  • Jan 23, 2023
The team at Stattonrock Design + Build is thrilled to announce that they have been nominated for two 2023 Canadian Home Builders Association national awards, for a renovation completed in Abbotsford last year.
The Abbotsford Canucks first-ever head coach Trent Cull has been fired by the Vancouver Canucks. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

First-ever Abbotsford Canucks head coach fired by Vancouver

Trent Cull had been serving as assistant coach in Vancouver this season

The Abbotsford Canucks first-ever head coach Trent Cull has been fired by the Vancouver Canucks. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Abbotsford’s Alex Kannok Leipert throws a punch against Adam Klapka during AHL action on Saturday (Jan. 21). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford Canucks drop three-game set to Calgary

Wranglers pick up six points in three games in Abbotsford, Saturday featured sell-out crowd of 7,081

Abbotsford’s Alex Kannok Leipert throws a punch against Adam Klapka during AHL action on Saturday (Jan. 21). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
The Abbotsford Canucks have seen an increase in attendance so far this season. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford Canucks average attendance up 16 per cent so far this season

Canucks averaging 4,983 fans in 18 home games this season at the Abbotsford Centre

The Abbotsford Canucks have seen an increase in attendance so far this season. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
The Pacific International Judo Tournament debuts in Abbotsford later this month.

Pacific International Judo Tournament debuting in Abbotsford

Event will see hundreds of athletes compete to earn a spot at the 2023 Canadian Open Nationals

The Pacific International Judo Tournament debuts in Abbotsford later this month.
Abbotsford’s Maan and Jyoth Sidhu have launched a GoFundMe to fund a trip to the 2023 Junior Pan American Championships in Barbados. (Submitted)

Abbotsford’s Sidhu twins launch fundraiser for trip to Junior Pan Am Championships

Field hockey siblings representing Canada at event in Barbados in April

Abbotsford’s Maan and Jyoth Sidhu have launched a GoFundMe to fund a trip to the 2023 Junior Pan American Championships in Barbados. (Submitted)