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Canucks forward Yushiroh Hirano pushes the puck forward against the Firebirds on Saturday (Nov. 5). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford Canucks power play power outage leads to 3-1 loss to Coachella Valley

Firebirds connect twice on the power play, Canucks go zero for seven in loss

Canucks forward Yushiroh Hirano pushes the puck forward against the Firebirds on Saturday (Nov. 5). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Meat the Victims activists and police face off at Hybrid Turkeys in Ontario. (Agnes Cseke/Contributed)

‘Undeterred’: Kelowna animal activists speak out after Abbotsford hog farm protest verdict

A member of Meat the Victims said that he will not stop his work as an activist

Meat the Victims activists and police face off at Hybrid Turkeys in Ontario. (Agnes Cseke/Contributed)
Abbotsford’s Will Lockwood dekes around Firebirds forward Andrew Poturalksi during AHL action on Friday (Nov. 4). (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

Lockwood, Karlsson lead Abbotsford Canucks to 5-2 win over Coachella Valley Firebirds

Canucks have now won two of three games at Abbotsford Centre, rematch set for Saturday

Abbotsford’s Will Lockwood dekes around Firebirds forward Andrew Poturalksi during AHL action on Friday (Nov. 4). (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
Taejshon Catlin carries the ball against the Ballenas Whalers on Friday (Nov. 4). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford Friday Night Football: Bateman completes perfect season, Mouat wins ‘Battle of Abbotsford’

Bateman defeats Ballenas 46-6, Mouat wins 40-6 over Abbotsford to conclude regular season

Taejshon Catlin carries the ball against the Ballenas Whalers on Friday (Nov. 4). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Murray Bradshaw was a young man when he chose to enlist in the U.S. armed forces. He found himself in an armoured cavalry unit – a tank unit – in Vietnam. (Murray Bradshaw/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Canadian crosses border to join U.S. military in Vietnam era

Murray Bradshaw was left with PTSD from his experiences

Murray Bradshaw was a young man when he chose to enlist in the U.S. armed forces. He found himself in an armoured cavalry unit – a tank unit – in Vietnam. (Murray Bradshaw/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
The BC Lions are offering bus rides for fans from the Fraser Valley and Interior to Sunday’s playoff game. (BC Lions photo)

BC Lions offering Fraser Valley fans bus rides to Sunday’s playoff game

Fans from Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Langley Hope, Merritt and Kamloops can purchase bus ride

The BC Lions are offering bus rides for fans from the Fraser Valley and Interior to Sunday’s playoff game. (BC Lions photo)
Conair was presented the Back in Bevington Air Safety Trophy by the British Columbia Aviation Council at the annual Silver Wings Celebration late last month. (Submitted)

Abbotsford’s Conair receives air safety award

Conair Group Inc. wins Back in Bevington Air Safety Trophy

Conair was presented the Back in Bevington Air Safety Trophy by the British Columbia Aviation Council at the annual Silver Wings Celebration late last month. (Submitted)
A new Pizza Hut location is opening soon in west Abbotsford. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Pizza Hut coming soon to west Abbotsford

New location set to open at Mount Lehman Crossing complex

A new Pizza Hut location is opening soon in west Abbotsford. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Duncan's James Walsh (left) and Abbotsford's Douglas Snitchuk recently won $1 million with Lotto Max. (Submitted)

Friends from Abbotsford and Duncan split $1 million lottery prize

Abbotsford’s Douglas Snitchuk and Duncan’s James Walsh win big on Lotto Max

Duncan's James Walsh (left) and Abbotsford's Douglas Snitchuk recently won $1 million with Lotto Max. (Submitted)
Chilliwack’s Deanna Tuchscherer will be a key player for the UFV Cascades women’s basketball team this season. (UFV Cascades photo)

UFV Cascades women’s basketball team ranked second in coaches preseason poll

Canada West coaches have Cascades ranked at number two, men ranked at 12

Chilliwack’s Deanna Tuchscherer will be a key player for the UFV Cascades women’s basketball team this season. (UFV Cascades photo)
Abbotsford’s Chase Claypool has been traded to the Chicago Bears. (NFL photo)

Abbotsford’s Chase Claypool traded to the Chicago Bears

Pittsburgh Steelers trade Abbotsford Senior Secondary School grad for a second round draft pick

Abbotsford’s Chase Claypool has been traded to the Chicago Bears. (NFL photo)
The Silver Gloves event occurs at Abbotsford's Clarion Hotel and Conference Centre from Friday (Nov. 4) to Sunday (Nov. 6).

Silver Gloves boxing event returning to Abbotsford’s Clarion Hotel and Conference Centre

Boxing BC sanctioned tournament runs from Friday (Nov. 4) to Sunday (Nov. 6)

The Silver Gloves event occurs at Abbotsford's Clarion Hotel and Conference Centre from Friday (Nov. 4) to Sunday (Nov. 6).
UFV’s Nicolas Burret battles for the ball during Canada West playoff action in Calgary on Saturday (Oct. 29). (UFV Cascades photo)

UFV Cascades men’s soccer teams falls in extra time to Mount Royal Cougars

Cascades lose in Canada West quarterfinals in Calgary on Saturday

UFV’s Nicolas Burret battles for the ball during Canada West playoff action in Calgary on Saturday (Oct. 29). (UFV Cascades photo)
Bateman’s Nolan Watrin, shown here from a game earlier this season, threw five touchdowns in Bateman’s 35-0 win over Windsor on Friday (Oct. 28). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford’s Robert Bateman Timberwolves football team completes ‘shutout October’

Senior varsity team has now recorded four straight shutouts, Mouat Hawks fight for playoff spot

Bateman’s Nolan Watrin, shown here from a game earlier this season, threw five touchdowns in Bateman’s 35-0 win over Windsor on Friday (Oct. 28). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Abbotsford’s Chase Claypool throws a touchdown pass against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday (Oct. 30). (Karl Rosser/Pittsburgh Steelers)

Abbotsford’s Chase Claypool becomes first-ever person from B.C. to throw touchdown pass in NFL

Abbotsford Senior Secondary School grad throws pass in first quarter of Sunday’s game

Abbotsford’s Chase Claypool throws a touchdown pass against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday (Oct. 30). (Karl Rosser/Pittsburgh Steelers)
Alicia Santella posed with Hazel, who has been in the care of Langley Animal Protection Services since 2021, and has been one of the canine participants in the Doghouse program at the Fraser Valley Institution in Abbotsford. (Frank Bucholtz/Special to The Star)

Wet noses work their magic on inmates

Langley Animal Protection Society prison dog program plays key role in rehabilitation

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Alicia Santella posed with Hazel, who has been in the care of Langley Animal Protection Services since 2021, and has been one of the canine participants in the Doghouse program at the Fraser Valley Institution in Abbotsford. (Frank Bucholtz/Special to The Star)
Canucks forward Lane Pederson scores his first goal as a Canuck. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford Canucks fall 3-2 in the shootout to San Diego

Canucks go zero for seven on the power play in loss to the Gulls

Canucks forward Lane Pederson scores his first goal as a Canuck. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
Abbotsford’s Will Lockwood dekes around the Gulls defence during AHL action on Friday (Oct. 28). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford Canucks impress in 7-3 home opener win

Linus Karlsson, Will Lockwood lead the way offensively in front of biggest crowd ever

Abbotsford’s Will Lockwood dekes around the Gulls defence during AHL action on Friday (Oct. 28). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Michael DiPietro has been traded by the Canucks to the Boston Bruins organization. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Former Abbotsford starter Michael DiPietro traded by Canucks to Boston Bruins

DiPietro dealt with prospect Jonathan Myrenberg for forward Jack Studnicka

Michael DiPietro has been traded by the Canucks to the Boston Bruins organization. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Mamba Fight Night 11 debuts in Surrey on Nov. 4.

Mamba Fight Night making Surrey debut on Nov. 4

Abbotsford promoter hosting 11th event at Aria Convention Centre

Mamba Fight Night 11 debuts in Surrey on Nov. 4.