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A dangerous offender who has been behind bars for four decades will return to court in January to try and gain his release.

Convicted rapist seeks release after 40 years behind bars

Mission Institution inmate Orville Gustavson brings his case to Chilliwack B.C. Supreme Court

 

Bennett Warren, 4, and his brother Wyatt, 3, leave a box of free pet treats at at Horsemen’s Park in honour of their uncle Trent Edward Gibney for Suicide Prevention Month. (Special to The News)

B.C. family using kindness to de-stigmatize mental health in honour of loved one

Boxes of free pet treats left at parks to spark conversation about suicide and mental health

 

(Black Press Media Creative)

Coastal Wildfire battles blaze in forest northeast of Maple Ridge

Fire crews on ground and in air fighting flames near Stave Lake believe started by abandon campfire

 

A WildSafe Ranger display at a B.C. school. (WildSafeBC photo)
A WildSafe Ranger display at a B.C. school. (WildSafeBC photo)
Allison McCormick moments before winning gold in the Division 1 girls 50-meter butterfly. Copper Wire Images

Mission Marlins ‘dominate’ provincial championships, becoming first-ever Fraser Valley club to win

Small club outperforms bigs clubs to win most points overall, and most per swimmers per swimmer

Allison McCormick moments before winning gold in the Division 1 girls 50-meter butterfly. Copper Wire Images
Deagan Gibney and his team travelled for five days across the country to reach Walton, and the nine-year-old raced in nine events over four days. Submitted photo.

Mission youth becomes grand champ at 2022 Walton TransCan Canadian Motocross National Championship

Deagan Gibney won the title of Grand National Champion in the 50CC (7-8) class

Deagan Gibney and his team travelled for five days across the country to reach Walton, and the nine-year-old raced in nine events over four days. Submitted photo.
Patrick Penner / Mission Record

VIDEO: Two sent to hospital after van crashes through rural Mission property

Property owners says speed along Keystone Avenue is constant issue, and this has happened before

Patrick Penner / Mission Record
Patrick Penner / Mission Record

Stó:lō researchers start search for unmarked graves in Mission’s Heritage Park on Thursday

Park will remain open, but areas will be marked off to give researchers space to work

Patrick Penner / Mission Record
Patrick Penner / Mission Record

PHOTOS: Mission firefighters battle structure fire with toxic fumes

Source of fire was reportedly lithium-ion battery; coughing man on scene needed oxygen tank

Patrick Penner / Mission Record
Shane MaKichan Photo

IHIT investigating fatal stabbing in Mission

Integrated Homicide Investigation Team looking for witnesses, dash camera footage

Shane MaKichan Photo
Several routes are being reintroduced and trip time changes are being improved for BC Transit routes in Abbotsford, Aldergrove and Mission starting on Sept. 4. (File photo)

Bus routes being reintroduced for fall in Abbotsford and Mission

Several new seasonal changes, trip times also improved for region says BC Transit

Several routes are being reintroduced and trip time changes are being improved for BC Transit routes in Abbotsford, Aldergrove and Mission starting on Sept. 4. (File photo)
Patrick Penner / Mission Record

PHOTOS: Smoke, Fire and Thunder’s Sunday show at Mission Raceway Park

Raceway’s biggest event of the summer wraps up

Patrick Penner / Mission Record
The collision occurred near Brooks Road and led to a full closure of Lougheed Highway. (Phil McLachlan/Capital News/Stock)

2 men sent to hospital in serious condition following head-on crash east of Mission

Highway 7 closed both directions, expected to re-open by 10 a.m.; police believe alcohol involved

The collision occurred near Brooks Road and led to a full closure of Lougheed Highway. (Phil McLachlan/Capital News/Stock)
Screenshot from Dave Donaldson video.

VIDEO: Clan of cougar cubs spotted on a late-night prowl in Mission

Trio of teenage cats crossed Ruskin Dam heading towards Wilson Street on Aug. 16

Screenshot from Dave Donaldson video.
Three RCMP vehicles and police tape cordoned off a section of 1st Avenue at noon on Sept. 21. Jamie Hayes photo.

Minor charge for driver of hit-and-run collision in downtown Mission last September

Matthew David Crocker charged under Motor Vehicle Act with driving without due care and attention

Three RCMP vehicles and police tape cordoned off a section of 1st Avenue at noon on Sept. 21. Jamie Hayes photo.
Screenshot from Fraser Valley Rose Farm YouTube video.

VIDEO: Lonely Nicomen Island duck follows humans around after coyotes kill her friends

Duck was recently rehomed to Pender Island to live with other birds

Screenshot from Fraser Valley Rose Farm YouTube video.
Bob Friesen photo.

PHOTOS: MissionFest returns after three years away

2022 event even had a foam party as a new addition

Bob Friesen photo.
Facebook photo.

Family makes plea to public to watch for man missing in Fraser River in Mission

Ravi Mann, 26, went into water beneath Mission Bridge the morning of Aug. 8

Facebook photo.
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4-hectare wildfire north of Mission suspected to be human-caused

Tingle Creek wildfire rated ‘out of control,’ but in isolated area

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Mission mayoral candidate Dustin Hiles with former B.C. premier Christy Clark. Submitted photo.

Former B.C. premier Christy Clark backs anti-abortion candidate for Mission mayoral seat

Dustin Hiles also has endorsement from Campaign Life Coalition

Mission mayoral candidate Dustin Hiles with former B.C. premier Christy Clark. Submitted photo.
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