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The UFV SUS and UFV PSSA will be hosting candidates from the BC Liberal, BC Green and BC NDP this week via Zoom. (Instagram photo)

UFV students hosting BC MLA Townhall Series

BC Liberal, BC Green and BC NDP candidates invited to Zoom event

The UFV SUS and UFV PSSA will be hosting candidates from the BC Liberal, BC Green and BC NDP this week via Zoom. (Instagram photo)
BC Hydro is working to restore power to this impacted in this map. (BC Hydro photo)

Several thousand customers without power in Abbotsford

BC Hydro reports that crews are on their way to deal with outage in Clearbrook area

BC Hydro is working to restore power to this impacted in this map. (BC Hydro photo)
Sy’s Vegan Bistro will now remain open after owner Sy Mytting stated he received an outpouring of support from Abbotsford diners. (Facebook photo)

Sy’s Vegan Bistro in Abbotsford to remain open

Establishment at Sevenoaks Shopping Centre receives outpouring of support from community

Sy’s Vegan Bistro will now remain open after owner Sy Mytting stated he received an outpouring of support from Abbotsford diners. (Facebook photo)
The McDonald’s in Abbotsford on McCallum Road was closed for some of the day on Saturday for cleaning after an employee tested positive for COVID-19. (Google Streetview photo)

Abbotsford McDonald’s reopens after positive COVID-19 case

Employee tests positive on Oct. 10, last shift worked by employee was Oct. 5

The McDonald’s in Abbotsford on McCallum Road was closed for some of the day on Saturday for cleaning after an employee tested positive for COVID-19. (Google Streetview photo)
The Abbotsford Olympians Swim Club has returned to the pool for 2020. (Submitted)

Abbotsford Olympians Swim Club back in the pool

Limited schedule available for swimmers at Matsqui Recreation Centre

The Abbotsford Olympians Swim Club has returned to the pool for 2020. (Submitted)
The Abbotsford Skipping Sensations celebrated the grand opening of their new training facility on Sept. 29. (Submitted)

Abbotsford Skipping Sensations celebrate grand opening of new facility

Local skipping group thanks sponsors for assistance, look ahead to 2021 World Championships

The Abbotsford Skipping Sensations celebrated the grand opening of their new training facility on Sept. 29. (Submitted)
Sy’s Vegan Bistro, which is located at the Sevenoaks Shopping Centre food court, will be permanently closed starting on Oct. 11. (Facebook photo)

Sy’s Vegan Bistro in Abbotsford permanently closing on Sunday

Sevenoaks Shopping Centre food court location opened in 2019

Sy’s Vegan Bistro, which is located at the Sevenoaks Shopping Centre food court, will be permanently closed starting on Oct. 11. (Facebook photo)
Former Mouat Hawk and current Saskatchewan Huskies star Nelson Lokombo has been ranked the 14th top prospect eligible for the 2021 CFL Draft. (Submitted)

Abbotsford’s Nelson Lokombo ranked 14th best CFL prospect

Former Mouat Hawk, current Saskatchewan Huskies football star eligible for the 2021 CFL draft

Former Mouat Hawk and current Saskatchewan Huskies star Nelson Lokombo has been ranked the 14th top prospect eligible for the 2021 CFL Draft. (Submitted)
Abbotsford South candidates square off on Highway 1, taxation and COVID-19

Abbotsford South candidates square off on Highway 1, taxation and COVID-19

BC Liberal Bruce Banman, BC Green Aird Flavelle and CHP’s Laura-Lynn Thompson debate on Zoom

Abbotsford South candidates square off on Highway 1, taxation and COVID-19
Infrastructure projects, COVID-19 recovery biggest points of conflict in Abbotsford-Mission debate

Infrastructure projects, COVID-19 recovery biggest points of conflict in Abbotsford-Mission debate

Liberal incumbent Simon Gibson goes on offensive over cancelled Highway 1 widening

Infrastructure projects, COVID-19 recovery biggest points of conflict in Abbotsford-Mission debate
Abbotsford’s Micah Logan (#73) has signed with the UBC Thunderbirds football program. (Submitted)

Abbotsford’s Micah Logan signs with UBC Thunderbirds

Grade 12 Abby Senior student set to join football program in 2021

Abbotsford’s Micah Logan (#73) has signed with the UBC Thunderbirds football program. (Submitted)
Abbotsford’s Travis Mosser poses with his hardware after clinching a motocross series win on Sept. 26. (Submitted)

Abbotsford motocross rider Travis Mosser wins second straight division title

10-year-old motocross athlete wins big at Whispering Pines four-race series over the summer

Abbotsford’s Travis Mosser poses with his hardware after clinching a motocross series win on Sept. 26. (Submitted)
The winter semester at UFV will be similar to this fall, with the majority of instruction occurring online. (File photo)

Winter 2021 classes at UFV will be mostly online

Little change from school’s fall setup, about 15 per cent of students have some face-to-face learning

The winter semester at UFV will be similar to this fall, with the majority of instruction occurring online. (File photo)
The 2020 B.C. provincial election occurs on Oct. 24.

Abbotsford riding candidates’ social media links

How to find more info on Abbotsford South, Abbotsford West and Abbotsford-Mission hopefuls

The 2020 B.C. provincial election occurs on Oct. 24.
First responders attend the scene following a hit-and-run at West Oaks Mall on Sept. 29. (GoFundMe photo)

GoFundMe launched for Abbotsford hit-and-run victim

58-year-old Sharon Beckett dealing with number of injuries due to accident

First responders attend the scene following a hit-and-run at West Oaks Mall on Sept. 29. (GoFundMe photo)
Field House Brewing Co. Whether you’re looking for activities for families, couples or friends, there’s a fall activity for everyone in Abbotsford. Photo courtesy Abbotsford Tourism.

Fall in Love with Abbotsford in 48 Hours

The perfect autumn weekend is waiting for you

  • Oct 5, 2020
Field House Brewing Co. Whether you’re looking for activities for families, couples or friends, there’s a fall activity for everyone in Abbotsford. Photo courtesy Abbotsford Tourism.
The Common Good Ice Cream Lounge opened its doors in downtown Abbotsford on Sept. 26. (Facebook photo)

Common Good Ice Cream Lounge opens in Abbotsford

Brand new ice cream establishment opens its doors on Sept. 26

The Common Good Ice Cream Lounge opened its doors in downtown Abbotsford on Sept. 26. (Facebook photo)
This van is the suspected vehicle involved in Tuesday’s hit-and-run outside West Oaks Mall in Abbotsford. (Submitted)

Abbotsford Police release details on suspect and vehicle from hit-and-run

Victim remains in critical but stable condition in hospital, male driver with silver van sought

This van is the suspected vehicle involved in Tuesday’s hit-and-run outside West Oaks Mall in Abbotsford. (Submitted)
Abbotsford’s Grand River Foods closed for four days earlier this week due to several positive COVID-19 results for employees. (Google photo)

Abbotsford’s Grand River Foods reopens after COVID-19 forces temporary shut-down

Several positive results from employees shuts down plant for four days

Abbotsford’s Grand River Foods closed for four days earlier this week due to several positive COVID-19 results for employees. (Google photo)
A pair of Shih Tzu puppies were recently stolen from an Abbotsford home. (Submitted)

Abbotsford family looking for pair of stolen Shih Tzu puppies

Breeder Kate Classon stated that someone stole the pooches from her Abbotsford home on Sept. 21

A pair of Shih Tzu puppies were recently stolen from an Abbotsford home. (Submitted)