Life

Disability benefits increasing

Social Development Minister Michelle Stilwell says subsidized bus pass system continues, 40,000 rural people to get same value

Novotny named new library manager

Fraser Valley Regional Library (FVRL) has appointed Courtney Novotny as the new manager of the Mission Library and Outreach Services.

  • Feb 21st, 2016

Friends of the Mission Library host book sale.

Last week's event attracted plenty of book enthusiasts.

  • Feb 20th, 2016
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Mission City Farmer’s Market host volunteer meeting

The Information Session will be held at the Mission Library (33247 2nd Ave.) on Feb. 29 from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

  • Feb 19th, 2016

Pacific Rim Whale Festival returns to Tofino-Ucluelet

Annual festival returns to two-week length starting March 12

Two live concerts as part of Variety Show of Hearts Telethon

Event, taking place on Feb. 13 and 14, celebrates its 50th anniversary

  • Feb 9th, 2016

Fruits and vegetables on display at indoor market

Winter edition of Mission's farmers market is set for Saturday at Heritage Park Middle School.

  • Feb 5th, 2016

Board books bought with $1,000 donation

Donation was made possible through a grant from the District of Mission and enhances the children’s book collection at the Mission Library.

  • Jan 30th, 2016

Robbie Burns fundraiser a success

Despite the recent break in, the Mission branch of the Canadian Cancer Society raised about $5,000 at the annual event.

  • Jan 29th, 2016

Are you ready to become a Dementia Friend?

The campaign is the cornerstone of Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, which runs until the end of January.

  • Jan 16th, 2016

COLUMN: The valley’s bushiest beard

I recently bumped into Thomas Hodgson, the guy with the bushiest beard probably in the Fraser Valley.

  • Jan 9th, 2016

Olivia, Ethan are B.C.’s top baby names

Top choices extend their streak of popularity in 2014, according to Vitals Statistics Agency

Northern lights may end year with a spectacle thanks to solar flare

Aurora borealis set to blaze further south than usual after Monday's sunspot eruption

Christmas Bureau still seeking donations

The organization has now received approximately $60,000, or 50 per cent of the finances needed to have a successful season.

  • Dec 18th, 2015

Auxiliary pledges $300,000 for ultrasound unit

It is the second such pledge from the auxiliary, whose mandate is to support MMH through their volunteer efforts and fundraising.

  • Dec 17th, 2015

B.C. joins clean vehicle club in Paris

Zero-emission vehicles group wants to reduce vehicle greenhouse gas emissions 40 per cent by 2050.

Harvesting a Christmas tree on Crown land

Free use permits are available for most areas of the province, good for one tree in designated areas of provincial forest

Quiz night at the Mission Library

The annual event is a fundraiser to help support the Mission Library.

  • Nov 15th, 2015

Influenza vaccine now available in B.C.

H2N2 influenza cases already showing up around B.C., strains of influenza B expected to show up by February