Alina Konevski

The Mission Outlaws fell 5-4 to the Abbotsford Pilots on the weekend.

Outlaws earn split on the weekend

Mission hockey squad loses 5-4 in Abbotsford but bounced back for a 7-1 win over the Ridge Meadows Flames.

The Mission Outlaws fell 5-4 to the Abbotsford Pilots on the weekend.
Hawes asks this question: If communities such as Mission are bumping up against Stage 4 water restrictions this year

EDITORIAL: Long-term thinking

It's time to plan for a sufficient water supply, especially as community populations expand.

Hawes asks this question: If communities such as Mission are bumping up against Stage 4 water restrictions this year
The Ruskin Dam is being nearly completely rebuilt. For instance

Historic dam gets major facelift

$748 million upgrades in progress at Ruskin Dam north of Mission.

The Ruskin Dam is being nearly completely rebuilt. For instance

Ringette: Thompson-Okanagan takes home gold

Thompson-Okanagan proved itself the strongest ringette team in the province when it beat Fraser River Delta 9-2 for gold.

Abbotsford couple Danielle Synotte and Jamie Deba are in Sochi this week after winning tickets to see the 2014 Winter Olympics.

Cheering for Canada in Sochi

An Abbotsford couple is in Sochi, Russia, after winning tickets to see the 2014 Winter Olympics.

Abbotsford couple Danielle Synotte and Jamie Deba are in Sochi this week after winning tickets to see the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Dancers enjoy Suburban Swing in Abbotsford in January.

VIDEO: Suburban Swing dancing takes off in Fraser Valley

This Sunday night's swing dance meet in Abbotsford has a special Valentine's theme and live jazz band.

Dancers enjoy Suburban Swing in Abbotsford in January.
Students at Cherry Hill Elementary had their first opportunity to check out iPads donated to the school at an open house Feb. 5. The evening was an opportunity for the school to thank Pavi and Gurdeep Toor for spearheading the campaign that raised $17

iPad lab set up at Cherry Hill Elementary

Mission school now has 28 iPad 2s after local parents’ fundraising efforts.

Students at Cherry Hill Elementary had their first opportunity to check out iPads donated to the school at an open house Feb. 5. The evening was an opportunity for the school to thank Pavi and Gurdeep Toor for spearheading the campaign that raised $17
FVRD chair Sharon Gaetz

FVRD applies for NEB intervenor status

Fraser Valley Regional District seeks seat at table of Kinder Morgan pipeline hearing.

FVRD chair Sharon Gaetz
A young student at Deroche elementary receives a Halq'eméylem translation of her English name at a ceremony on Tuesday.

Halq’eméylem taught at Mission schools

Traditional Stó:lo language joins regular curriculum at Deroche elementary and six other Mission schools.

A young student at Deroche elementary receives a Halq'eméylem translation of her English name at a ceremony on Tuesday.
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Legal opinion finds alleged conflict of interest ‘not clear and obvious’

Three councillors suggest opinion was an 'incomplete review'

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Mission school district struggles to raise six-year completion rates

Overall rate stagnant, but significant improvement in aboriginal and special needs graduations.

Barry McLeod addressed Mission council Jan. 20.

Committee wants youth resource centre in Mission

Mission's Youth Homelessness Committee is looking for a local solution.

Barry McLeod addressed Mission council Jan. 20.
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Carriers campaign to stop Canada Post service cuts

Canada Post plans to faze out door-to-door mail delivery within five years.

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Mission’s Marion Sharpe was dedicated to the community and was involved with numerous organizations. She passed away on Jan. 15 just shy of her 98th birthday.

‘She helped educate a community’

Family and friends celebrated nearly 100 years of Marion Sharpe

Mission’s Marion Sharpe was dedicated to the community and was involved with numerous organizations. She passed away on Jan. 15 just shy of her 98th birthday.
Couns. Jeff Jewell and Jenny Stevens.

UPDATED: Two councillors quit political slate

Couns. Jeff Jewell and Jenny Stevens issued public statements Thursday morning

Couns. Jeff Jewell and Jenny Stevens.
Insp. Richard Konarski

Mission sees rise in business break-ins

Overall violent and property crime down in Mission during last quarter.

Insp. Richard Konarski

Hatzic Ridge proposal axed

Latest attempt to bring a dense residential area to North Hatzic in Mission fails.

Coun. Dave Hensman

Conflict controversy unquenched

A motion to refer allegation for a court ruling fails, with councillor involved compelled to vote.

Coun. Dave Hensman
Linda Pipe

Nurses face dozens of incidents of violence in hospitals

Chair of nurses' union Linda Pipe is increasingly concerned by the levels of violence at Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Mission Memorial

Linda Pipe
Coun. Dave Hensman

UPDATED: Motion fails on conflict of interest issue

Councillors debate whether to refer allegation for court ruling.

Coun. Dave Hensman