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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

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          Festival of trees returns to Mission

          Trees will be displayed and voted on by all visitors to the Festival of Trees. Admission to the Festival of Trees will be by cash donation.

          • Nov 8th, 2015

          United Way offers priority grants

          The agency’s board of directors has increased their priority grant pool from $100,000 to $150,000.

          • Nov 7th, 2015

          PHOTOS: Blessing of pets

          The Right Reverend Melissa Skelton of the Diocese of New Westminster was at the All Saint’s Anglican Church in Mission last week.

          • Oct 12th, 2015

          Tofino, Stanley Park voted B.C.’s ‘best places’ to visit

          A new poll of British Columbians has the Park and surfer's paradise one-two atop the province's travel destinations.

          Jumpstart Day celebrates sports

          Canadian Tire in Mission hosted a full day of activities last week as part of Jumpstart Day.

          • Jun 6th, 2015

          COLUMN: Cycling for Diversity sees fifth year

          The makeup of diversity is very different in the Okanagan compared to the Lower Mainland.

          Heat wave about to hit Lower Mainland and here’s how to keep your cool

          Hottest weather expected Saturday and Sunday, residents of Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley urged to take precautions

          Optimist Club names Mother of the Year

          Mission Central school receives $1,000 donation from club

          Garden project grows at Santa Rosa

          The Women’s Resource Society of the Fraser Valley's building in Mission houses women and their children from both Mission and Abbotsford.

          • May 11th, 2015

          Super, virtual B.C. seen world-wide

          Virtual reality lets people experience a boat trip and a hike into the high country of the remote central coast at Nimmo Bay

          Dr. Smith: Understanding self-harm

          Why is my child doing this? What is going on with youth.

          2015 Mission Visitor Guide available online

          You can get all the information you need to know about the city, including recreational opportunities,history, sights to see and more.

          • Mar 27th, 2015

          APPLE EVENT LIVE: The watch, a gold MacBook, HBO on iPhone

          Apple Watch unveiled: lots of features, functions, price tags. So... Do you want it?

          • Mar 9th, 2015

          Most Popular Baby Names in Canada (VIDEO)

          There are lots of kids named Emma and lots of kids named Jackson, according to registered entries on BabyCenter.ca.

          UN: World eating too much sugar; cut to 5-10 per cent of diet

          No way to sugarcoat this: WHO says sugar should be no more than 5-10 per cent of total calories

          • Mar 4th, 2015

          Image Magazine: Wedding Edition 2015

          New multimedia wedding guide now available. Check out more than 80 pages of information and tips to make your special day just perfect!

          The Great Llama Chase of 2015, Apparently (VIDEO)

          Humans are always trying to go viral. Turns out, llamas have the secret. Just be themselves. Escape, and be themselves...