Alina Konevski

Unemployment highest in Abbotsford-Mission

Chamber of Commerce endorses city economic plan as Abbotsford-Mission unemployment rate tops B.C. metro areas.

Railway delays hobble feed mill industry

Serious delays by railway companies are putting Fraser Valley feed mills – and the livestock they are trying to feed – at risk.

Info night about Mission youth homelessness Jan. 14

Local community workers have organized a meeting at the Leisure Centre

Suspension bridge coming to Mission’s Cascade Falls

Bridge to be only the third of its type in the Lower Mainland.

Top marks for fashion design

Samantha Stroman is a finalist in a national competition

Hope Central emerges as drop-in centre

New Heights Church fills gap left by Union Gospel Mission last year.

Gaetz re-elected to chair FVRD board

FVRD board retains status quo with re-election of Sharon Gaetz and Patricia Ross to top positions.

Fraser Valley sets ‘zero waste’ goal

Regional district commits to aggressive waste diversion target.

Grow-ops welcomed in some FVRD areas; shunned in others

Big differences in how electoral areas and cities propose to regulate medical marijuana production.

Senior singer lands recording contract

Mission resident signs first contract at 77 years old

Taylor helps team to first place finish

Mission resident recently competed in the international Firefighter Combat Challenge

FVRD disputes clean air claim

The regional district has challenged a recent report that ranks Fraser Valley as having the cleanest air in Canada.

Significant slump in housing market during November

Fewer Abbotsford and Mission home sellers than average managed to offload their property last month.

Pedestrian walkway completed over railway

The much-sought after piece of infrastructure finished recently

Regional district requests accountability from Kinder Morgan

FVRD is sending an extensive list of questions to the company on its Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project.

Career fair draws thousands of visitors

Abbotsford's annual Education and Career Fair sees 2,500–3,000 visitors from all over the Fraser Valley.

Tactics for pro-pot petition drive controversial in Abbotsford–Mission

The Sensible B.C. campaign in Abbotsford and Mission is far off target in final days.

Mission training program draws international attention

Community Cares renewed another year with combination of council grant and funding from Division of Family Practice

Zero municipal tax increase planned for Mission residents

District of Mission council upholds promise to freeze tax rate in proposed 2014 budget.

Local Rotary leads dental mission to Philippines

A temporary dental clinic led by the Mission Rotary is heading to the Philippines this week.