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Abbotsford’s Emmy Curtis, shown here during a break at her job at TSN, has earned a job with FIFA at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. (Submitted)

Abbotsford’s Emmy Curtis: FIFA World Cup bound

Young journalist heading to Qatar to help FIFA with World Cup coverage

Abbotsford’s Emmy Curtis, shown here during a break at her job at TSN, has earned a job with FIFA at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. (Submitted)
Kyle Rau, shown here with the Minnesota Wild, has signed a one-year contract with the Abbotsford Canucks. (NHL photo)

Abbotsford Canucks sign veteran forward Kyle Rau

Rau joins the Canucks after several seasons in the Wild organization

Kyle Rau, shown here with the Minnesota Wild, has signed a one-year contract with the Abbotsford Canucks. (NHL photo)
Abbotsford hockey player Karman Gill has been hospitalized and battling an unknown illness since Sept. 27. (Instagram photo)

GoFundMe launched for young Abbotsford hockey player dealing with mystery illness

Abbotsford Minor Hockey Association player Karman Gill has been in the hospital for almost a month

Abbotsford hockey player Karman Gill has been hospitalized and battling an unknown illness since Sept. 27. (Instagram photo)
The UFV Cascades men’s soccer team has qualified for the Canada West playoffs. (Jordie Arthur/UFV Cascades)

UFV Cascades men’s soccer team punches ticket to Canada West playoffs

Cascades travel to Calgary to take on the MRU Cougars on Saturday in quarterfinal

The UFV Cascades men’s soccer team has qualified for the Canada West playoffs. (Jordie Arthur/UFV Cascades)
The Abbotsford Canucks have unveiled their Diwali themed warm-up jerseys they will wear on Saturday (Oct. 29). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks unveil Diwali jersey

AHL team will wear special jersey during warm-up on Saturday

The Abbotsford Canucks have unveiled their Diwali themed warm-up jerseys they will wear on Saturday (Oct. 29). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
Back Door Winery is steeped in local history and brings you a full menu of wines with all of the top Okanagan Valley varietals, including whites, reds and rosés.

5 things you should know about this historic Summerland winery

Find out what’s available and where, from this unique Okanagan winery

  • Oct 24, 2022
Back Door Winery is steeped in local history and brings you a full menu of wines with all of the top Okanagan Valley varietals, including whites, reds and rosés.
Support the Mennonite Educational Institute in building on their solid foundation.

Abbotsford independent school takes on major upgrades

Mennonite Educational Institute asks supporters to join in reaching their goal

  • Oct 24, 2022
Support the Mennonite Educational Institute in building on their solid foundation.
The Abbotsford Canucks first-ever trip to Seattle to take on the Coachella Valley Firebirds resulted in a split. (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks earn split in Seattle

Canucks win on Friday, fall on Sunday against Coachella Valley Firebirds

The Abbotsford Canucks first-ever trip to Seattle to take on the Coachella Valley Firebirds resulted in a split. (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
The W.J. Mouat defence swarms the Kelowna opposition on Friday (Oct. 21). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

All three Abbotsford senior varsity football teams post wins over the weekend

W.J. Mouat Hawks, Abbotsford Panthers and Bateman Timberwolves earn victories ahead of playoffs

The W.J. Mouat defence swarms the Kelowna opposition on Friday (Oct. 21). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Vancouver Bandits’ president Dylan Kular received accolades from two organizations Thursday, for his contribution to the sport and the community through his work with the pro-basketball team. (Special to Langley Advance Times)

Bandits boss lauded by basketball league and chamber

Thursday was humbling day for Dylan Kular, pro-team’s president, who was honoured for contributions

Vancouver Bandits’ president Dylan Kular received accolades from two organizations Thursday, for his contribution to the sport and the community through his work with the pro-basketball team. (Special to Langley Advance Times)
Abbotsford’s Michael Milne has signed with the Minnesota Wild. (Minnesota Wild photo)

Abbotsford’s Michael Milne signs with Minnesota Wild

Local product inks three-year entry level deal, now joining AHL’s Iowa Wild

Abbotsford’s Michael Milne has signed with the Minnesota Wild. (Minnesota Wild photo)
There are now only two pay phones located in Abbotsford. Both can be found at the Abbotsford International Airport. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

End of an era: Only two pay phones remain in Abbotsford, both at YXX

Several pay phones have been removed from Abbotsford due to lack of usage

There are now only two pay phones located in Abbotsford. Both can be found at the Abbotsford International Airport. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
The Abbotsford Pilots have struggled defensively early into the PJHL season.

Abbotsford Pilots allow 10 goals in back-to-back games

Pilots lose 10-0 to Delta, fall 10-2 to Chilliwack as team struggles early in PJHL season

The Abbotsford Pilots have struggled defensively early into the PJHL season.
The Abbotsford Canucks have signed defenceman Dylan MacPherson to a one-year contract. (Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins photo)

Abbotsford Canucks sign defenceman Dylan MacPherson

Alberta product last suited up for the Canucks at 2022 Young Stars Classic

The Abbotsford Canucks have signed defenceman Dylan MacPherson to a one-year contract. (Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins photo)
Cascades defender Sahib Sidhu goes up for a ball during Canada West soccer action on a smoky Saturday (Oct. 15) in Abbotsford. (Jordie Arthur/UFV Cascades)

UFV Cascades men’s soccer team closes in on playoff spot

Good results this weekend means a spot in the Canada West postseason

Cascades defender Sahib Sidhu goes up for a ball during Canada West soccer action on a smoky Saturday (Oct. 15) in Abbotsford. (Jordie Arthur/UFV Cascades)
The Abbotsford Canucks pour onto the ice after to celebrate after posting a 3-2 win over the Bakersfield Condors on Saturday (Oct. 15). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks post win in Bakersfield

Canucks bounce back on Saturday after 8-2 opening day loss

The Abbotsford Canucks pour onto the ice after to celebrate after posting a 3-2 win over the Bakersfield Condors on Saturday (Oct. 15). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
Bateman’s Isaac Lynn finds some open field against the Holy Cross Crusaders on Friday (Oct. 14). (Rick MacDonald photo)

Abbotsford’s Bateman Timberwolves, W.J. Mouat Hawks football teams post shutout wins

Bateman remains unbeaten, Mouat wins second straight, Abby Panthers honour history

Bateman’s Isaac Lynn finds some open field against the Holy Cross Crusaders on Friday (Oct. 14). (Rick MacDonald photo)
Ross Siemens (left) and Dave Sidhu topped the polls for mayor and council respectively. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

PHOTOS: Abbotsford municipal election 2022

Scenes from Saturday at election night in Abbotsford

Ross Siemens (left) and Dave Sidhu topped the polls for mayor and council respectively. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Visit Downtown Abbotsford in costume from 1 to 5 p.m. on Oct. 29 and receive a special treat at participating businesses!

Experience Autumn in Abbotsford

From Autumn colours, to fresh apple cider, to Halloween celebrations — Abbotsford…

  • Oct 17, 2022
Visit Downtown Abbotsford in costume from 1 to 5 p.m. on Oct. 29 and receive a special treat at participating businesses!
Newly elected mayor Ross Siemens speaks to The News after his win. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

VIDEO: Newly elected mayor Ross Siemens speaks following win

Siemens discusses his big win and future plans in his role as mayor after win on Saturday

Newly elected mayor Ross Siemens speaks to The News after his win. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)