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Get ready for takeoff – it’s Airshow Week in Abbotsford

Free, family-friendly events leading up to the Abbotsford Airshow Aug. 11, 12 and 13

  • Aug 4th, 2017

Sumas Mountain Park closed due to fire risk

Will remain closed until further notice

Fire ban: It means no fires

Despite the ban, Mission Fire Rescue still getting called out to campfires, backyard burnings

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Mission Folk Music Festival 2017

     

    Mission Firefighters Fire Truck Pull Challenge

       

      Mission Rotary shopping spree winner

         

        Thousands gather with messages of love, resistance at anti-racism rally

           

          No end in sight to smoke in valley

          Air quality health index was at 7, indicating high health risk, as of 6 a.m.

          Fire ban at Cultus Lake extends to propane stoves

          Trails in Cultus Lake Park also closed due to extreme fire risk

          UPDATE: B.C. man charged for allegedly failing to disclose HIV-positive status to partners

          RCMP say Brian Carlisle of Abbotsford may have committed offences elsewhere in Lower Mainland

          Metro Parks remain open as fire risk rises to extreme

          Parks in Langley are open and will likely remain that way, say officials.

          Mexican firefighters arrive in Chilliwack to join the wildfire battle

          More than 100 men and women scheduled to be deployed to the Interior Friday

          Kamloops air pollution double the level that triggered 2015 ‘red alert’ in China

          Smoke from wildfires has city at a 47 on health risk index. Lower Mainland is at 7.

          Surrey condo overcharged $4,500 on water bill

          Fleetwood resident urges others in Surrey to check their water meter against actual bill

          Surrey teenager identified as victim in torched-SUV homicide

          Bhavkiran (Kiran) Dhesi’s killing not believed to be random and not linked to gang activity

          VIDEO: Smoke may linger through weekend

          With no change in weather, poor air may remain in Lower Mainland for days to come

          Police say two men went to the wrong Mission home to collect a drug debt

          Suspects from Abbotsford and Surrey have now been charged

          • Aug 2nd, 2017

          VIDEO: Armed police presence at Surrey City Hall ends in arrest

          Surrey RCMP say a man carrying an ‘edged’ weapon was arrested

          One of three baby beavers found covered in oil in Mission, has died

          Staff at Critter Care in Langley had to euthanize the kit

          • Aug 2nd, 2017

          Dog with 100,000 fleas saved after blood transfusion

          Terrier from Lantzville that was surrendered to the SPCA had to be rushed to veterinary hospital

          Abby PD request help locating missing female

          Chelsea Lee Gauthier has not been seen since July 27

          Animal activists target tie-down roping, steer wrestling at Chilliwack Fair

          Fair board to consider eliminating events for 2018 in response to Vancouver Humane Society campaign

          Smokey air now poses a high health risk in Abbotsford

          Air Quality Health Index climbs seven in central Fraser Valley

          • Aug 1st, 2017