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The Laughing Loggers were on hand to entertain carloads of people at the Abbotsford Agrifair’s Drive-Thru Safari over the weekend. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

VIDEO: Abbotsford Agrifair’s Drive-Thru Safari debuts

Event draws well as families look for entertainment in COVID-19 era

The Laughing Loggers were on hand to entertain carloads of people at the Abbotsford Agrifair’s Drive-Thru Safari over the weekend. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
Abbotsford Police respond to incident on Edgeview Place

Abbotsford Police respond to incident on Edgeview Place

Cul-de-sac closed for several hours after mental health situation with young man on Sunday

Abbotsford Police respond to incident on Edgeview Place
Jocelyn Visser was critically injured in a head-on crash in Abbotsford in September 2015. A judge awarded her more than $3 million in damages on July 27, 2020. (File photo)

Abbotsford woman awarded $3 million from 2015 head-on crash

Jocelyn Visser was critically injured when driver crossed into her lane

Jocelyn Visser was critically injured in a head-on crash in Abbotsford in September 2015. A judge awarded her more than $3 million in damages on July 27, 2020. (File photo)
A large police presence, including Langley RCMP and Abbotsford Police, surrounded a home on Peardonville Road in Abbotsford on Saturday, July 25 following reports of an alleged parental child abduction. (Shane MacKichan photo)

UPDATE: Charges laid after boy, 7, allegedly abducted by mom in Abbotsford

Child returned to dad in Langley, charges now laid against mom and partner

A large police presence, including Langley RCMP and Abbotsford Police, surrounded a home on Peardonville Road in Abbotsford on Saturday, July 25 following reports of an alleged parental child abduction. (Shane MacKichan photo)
Bandits forward Cameron Forte defends against Saskatchewan’s Robinson Opong during Tuesday’s game. (CEBL photo)

Fraser Valley Bandits improve to 2-0

Abbotsford-based basketball team knocks off defending CEBL champions on Tuesday

Bandits forward Cameron Forte defends against Saskatchewan’s Robinson Opong during Tuesday’s game. (CEBL photo)
Sy’s Vegan Bistro, located inside Abbotsford’s Sevenoaks Shopping Centre, announced a staff member has tested positive for COVID-19 and will be closed for the next 10 to 14 days. (Facebook photo)

Abbotsford shopping mall food court location closed after staff member tests positive for COVID-19

Sy’s Vegan Bistro announces its Sevenoaks Shopping Centre location will be closed after test result

Sy’s Vegan Bistro, located inside Abbotsford’s Sevenoaks Shopping Centre, announced a staff member has tested positive for COVID-19 and will be closed for the next 10 to 14 days. (Facebook photo)
Google Street View

Abbotsford Legion resumes some of its activities

Branch holds music bingo and jam sessions

  • Jul 28, 2020
Google Street View
The Abbotsford Pilots and the PJHL announced plans to return to action starting on Sept. 29. (File photo)

PJHL, Abbotsford Pilots announce 2020-21 plans

League tentatively set to begin play on Sept. 29, Pilots schedule not yet released

The Abbotsford Pilots and the PJHL announced plans to return to action starting on Sept. 29. (File photo)
Watch out for pruning work overnight along Highway 1 in the Fraser Valley

Watch out for pruning work overnight along Highway 1 in the Fraser Valley

The overnight work will see a lane closure in effect until Aug. 4 on Highway 1 in Abbotsford

Watch out for pruning work overnight along Highway 1 in the Fraser Valley
Dr. Martha Dow (middle) is the director of CHASI, the Community Health and Social Innovation hub. (Greg Laychak, UFV photo)

Turning UFV research into action with Community Health and Social Innovation hub

The University of the Fraser Valley is teaming with community partners on a new project

Dr. Martha Dow (middle) is the director of CHASI, the Community Health and Social Innovation hub. (Greg Laychak, UFV photo)
A comment made by Tanglebank, which is co-owned by Abbotsford Coun. Brenda Falk, has generated controversy online. (Instagram photo)

Husband of Abbotsford Coun. Falk upset ‘All Lives Matter’ comment was deleted

Arnold Falk shared his ‘All Lives Matter’ opinion on a Downtown Abbotsford post

A comment made by Tanglebank, which is co-owned by Abbotsford Coun. Brenda Falk, has generated controversy online. (Instagram photo)
SEEING Abbotsford through challenging times

SEEING Abbotsford through challenging times

Optometry clinic donates expertise to help locals manage eye care crises

  • Jul 27, 2020
SEEING Abbotsford through challenging times
Bandits guard Malcolm Duvivier goes up for a shot against Edmonton on Sunday. (Fraser Valley Bandits photo)

Fraser Valley Bandits open CEBL Summer Series with win

Bandits defeat Edmonton Stingers 113-100 to open tournament

Bandits guard Malcolm Duvivier goes up for a shot against Edmonton on Sunday. (Fraser Valley Bandits photo)
Abbotsford police officer remembered for sense of humour after dying following off-duty assault
Abbotsford police officer remembered for sense of humour after dying following off-duty assault
Abbotsford Police Const. Allan Young is on life support following an incident that occurred in Nelson on Thursday, July 16. (Submitted photo)

Abbotsford Police officer remains on life support after assault in Nelson

Const. Allan Young, 55, was critically injured in incident on July 16

Abbotsford Police Const. Allan Young is on life support following an incident that occurred in Nelson on Thursday, July 16. (Submitted photo)
Screenshot from B.C. Conservation video.

VIDEO: Conservation officer swims to free goose entangled in fishing net in Abbotsford

Officer receives crowd’s applause upon success at Mill Lake

Screenshot from B.C. Conservation video.
The APD is seeking 30-year-old Matthew Roy in relation to a stabbing incident. (Submitted)

Abbotsford Police seek suspect in stabbing incident

30-year-old Matthew Roy now faces three charges after July 13 incident

The APD is seeking 30-year-old Matthew Roy in relation to a stabbing incident. (Submitted)
Pacific Institution in Abbotsford. Abbotsford News file photo.

Prisoner serving life sentence dies at Abbotsford’s Pacific Institution

David Brault has been imprisoned since 1969 for his part in the killing two men in Ottawa

Pacific Institution in Abbotsford. Abbotsford News file photo.
June 3, Shoppers Drug Mart owners handing over a check for $22,999 to SARA for Women Staff as part of their Growing Women’s Health campaign, meant to help vulnerable women and children in local communities. / Submitted photo.

SARA for Women Society receives sizeable donation from four local Shoppers Drug Mart owners

Store owners hand over $22,999 cheque on June 3 as part of Growing Women’s Health campaign

June 3, Shoppers Drug Mart owners handing over a check for $22,999 to SARA for Women Staff as part of their Growing Women’s Health campaign, meant to help vulnerable women and children in local communities. / Submitted photo.
The 2020 Abbotsford Agrifair will feature a Drive-Thru Safari theme. (Agrifair.ca)

VIDEO: Abbotsford Agrifair shares more about Drive-Thru Safari concept

Agrifair officials lay out plans for annual event, which runs from July 31 to Aug. 2

The 2020 Abbotsford Agrifair will feature a Drive-Thru Safari theme. (Agrifair.ca)