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VIDEO: Missionites find creative, COVID-19-safe ways to hand out treats on Halloween

Candy delivered by chutes, slides and buckets to keep distance during festivities

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COVID-19 exposure at independent Abbotsford school

Abbotsford Dasmesh Punjabi school has exposure event on Oct. 20, 21

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Abbotsford’s Kaitlyn Cassels is visited by her mother Heather Musika while recovering in hospital. (Submitted)

Abbotsford woman to have life-long injuries after falling 27 feet from bridge

19-year-old Kaitlyn Cassels says a misstep near the Agassiz-Rosedale Bridge led to a 27-foot fall

Abbotsford’s Kaitlyn Cassels is visited by her mother Heather Musika while recovering in hospital. (Submitted)
Cpl. Nathan Berze, media officer for the Mission RCMP, giving an update on the investigation at 11:30 a.m., Oct. 30. Patrick Penner photo.

VIDEO: Prisoner convicted of first-degree murder still at large from Mission Institution, could be in U.S.

When 10 p.m. count was conducted, staff discovered Roderick Muchikekwanape had disappeared

Cpl. Nathan Berze, media officer for the Mission RCMP, giving an update on the investigation at 11:30 a.m., Oct. 30. Patrick Penner photo.
Simon Gibson watching the vote count at the Best Western Hotel in Mission. With 98 polls reporting, Gibson leads NDP challenger Alexis by 188 votes. / Kevin Mills photo.

Abbotsford-Mission riding too close to call, mail-in ballots will decide

98 polls reporting: BC Liberal incumbent Simon Gibson leads NDP challenger Pam Alexis by 188 votes

Simon Gibson watching the vote count at the Best Western Hotel in Mission. With 98 polls reporting, Gibson leads NDP challenger Alexis by 188 votes. / Kevin Mills photo.
Simon Gibson watching the vote count come in at the Best Western Hotel in Mission. Kevin Mills photo.

Abbotsford-Mission riding one of the closest races in the province

BC Liberal incumbent Simon Gibson leading by under 100 votes

Simon Gibson watching the vote count come in at the Best Western Hotel in Mission. Kevin Mills photo.
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MISSING: Mission RCMP request assistance in search for Joseph Pierce

Pierce last seen in Abbotsford on Oct. 6, may be headed to Alberta

Photo courtesy of Mission RCMP.
Barry Shantz in 2015 in front of a homeless camp at Gladys Avenue and Cyril Street. Abbotsford News file photo.

RCMP officers cleared in killing of Abbotsford homeless advocate

Barry Shantz was shot following a mental health crisis at his home on on Jan. 13, 2020,

Barry Shantz in 2015 in front of a homeless camp at Gladys Avenue and Cyril Street. Abbotsford News file photo.
The Oct. 18 fire caused extensive damage to the fifth floor of the building on 12th Avenue and Horne Street. Photo courtesy of Mission Fire Rescue Service.

Apartment fire on Sunday displaces 82 Mission residents

Extensive damage to fifth floor, fire not considered suspicious at this time

The Oct. 18 fire caused extensive damage to the fifth floor of the building on 12th Avenue and Horne Street. Photo courtesy of Mission Fire Rescue Service.
The PJHL returns to action today (Oct. 15), with the Abbotsford/Chilliwack/Mission cohort getting underway starting on Saturday.

PJHL hockey season starting on Saturday for Abbotsford/Chilliwack/Mission cohort group

The Abbotsford Summit Centre being used as the home rink for Ridge Meadows Flames in their cohort

The PJHL returns to action today (Oct. 15), with the Abbotsford/Chilliwack/Mission cohort getting underway starting on Saturday.
B.C. NDP candidate for the Abbotsford-Mission riding Pam Alexis, incumbent candidate for Maple Ridge-Mission Bob D’Eith joined Coquitlam-Maillardville candidate Selina Robinson to make a joint announcement under the Mission Bridge on Oct. 15. Patrick Penner photo.

NDP pledges $11 million to complete Mission’s unfinished sewer-line project if re-elected

Candidates Pam Alexis, Bob D’Eith, Selina Robinson make announcement under Mission Bridge Oct. 15

B.C. NDP candidate for the Abbotsford-Mission riding Pam Alexis, incumbent candidate for Maple Ridge-Mission Bob D’Eith joined Coquitlam-Maillardville candidate Selina Robinson to make a joint announcement under the Mission Bridge on Oct. 15. Patrick Penner photo.
MISSING: Contessa Leggio was last seen in Mission on Oct. 10

MISSING: Contessa Leggio was last seen in Mission on Oct. 10

Mission RCMP request public’s help in search for missing woman

MISSING: Contessa Leggio was last seen in Mission on Oct. 10
Simon Gibson, BC Liberal candidate for Abbotsford-Mission (left), and Chelsa Meadus, candidate for Maple Ridge-Mission. Black Press files.

BC Liberals promise upgrades to Mission’s hospital, Highway 7 and new high school

Liberal’s Rebuild B.C. plan earmarks $8 billion over 3 years for infrastructure projects

Simon Gibson, BC Liberal candidate for Abbotsford-Mission (left), and Chelsa Meadus, candidate for Maple Ridge-Mission. Black Press files.
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)
COVID-19 outbreak declared at Mission’s Chartwell Carrington Retirement Residence

COVID-19 outbreak declared at Mission’s Chartwell Carrington Retirement Residence

Staff member tests positive, Fraser Health deploys rapid response team

COVID-19 outbreak declared at Mission’s Chartwell Carrington Retirement Residence
Candidates Abbotsford Mission

Homelessness, housing affordability, transportation at issue for 2nd Abbotsford-Mission debate

Oct. 8 all-candidates meeting hosted online by Mission Regional Chamber of Commerce

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Gage Goncalves awaits a change during 2019 Silvertips’ Training Camp at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on August 22, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

WHL star from Mission drafted by Tampa Bay Lightning

Gage Goncalves, 19, picked up in second round of NHL Draft

Gage Goncalves awaits a change during 2019 Silvertips’ Training Camp at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on August 22, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
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
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.
Staff shortages plague Mission Institution following recovery from COVID-19 outbreak

Staff shortages plague Mission Institution following recovery from COVID-19 outbreak

Guards at 60% of workforce; inmates suffer daily with lockdown, mental health issues

Staff shortages plague Mission Institution following recovery from COVID-19 outbreak