Alina Konevski

Thief targets Mission legion poppy boxes

For the first time in two years, some poppy boxes have disappeared in the community.

Kamp recalls years spent in the Philippines

Randy Kamp, Member of Parliament for Pitt Meadows–Maple Ridge–Mission, sends condolences to those affected by Typhoon Haiyan.

Injured woman hit by government bill

A single mom recovering from a serious car accident was informed her benefits were overpaid.

UPDATE: Mission school reopens tomorrow after bomb threat

After a bomb threat closed Mission elementary school Christine Morrison on Tuesday, authorities reopen the school for next day.

Compass Cards bring hidden costs to some Abbotsford–Mission transit riders

When TransLink rolls out Compass Cards on the West Coast Express next month, some passengers will be forced to pay extra to ride the rail

Renters on rise in Abbotsford-Mission

New data from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation predicts the future of the Abbotsford and Mission real estate market

Mission SAR responds to record number of calls

The Mission Search and Rescue team is increasingly busy as calls flood in from Mission and the Fraser Valley

Aggressive dogs to be controlled in FVRD

Residents in some Fraser Valley Regional District areas may soon have somewhere to call when reporting aggressive dogs.

Marijuana grower vows to fight FVRD on pot zoning

A medical marijuana grower in Mission is incensed about the possibility that FVRD would push grow-ops to industrial areas.

City bear relocated to Sumas Mountain

A small black bear was captured and relocated from the city to Sumas Mountain on Monday.

FVRD director ordered to return funds to district

At least one director will have to reimburse the Fraser Valley Regional District for expenses he failed to support during an audit.

No jail time for driver responsible for two fatalities

Steven Lineker, whose inattentive driving led to two fatalities in Mission, will not serve jail time.

UFV students push to extend shuttle bus service

University of the Fraser Valley students will vote in October on increasing their bus fee to expand new shuttle bus service.

Cirque Musica heads to Abbotsford for tour’s only Canadian stop

Cirque Musica, an energetic circus-and-orchestra show, will be in Abbotsford on Oct. 5, 2013.

Community celebrates life of Lilee-Jean

Abbotsford Pentecostal was packed on Saturday as people came to celebrate the all-too-brief life of Lilee-Jean Putt.

FVRD approves bus for Chilliwack–Abbotsford–Langley route

A BC Transit express bus from Chilliwack to Langley through Abbotsford has been approved. It could be running as early as Sept. 2014.

Info on social networks is never private: expert

An internet safety talk by a Victoria police officer has Abbotsford students and parents reconsidering their online behaviour.

FVRD eyes medical pot zoning rule

The Fraser Valley Regional District is wrestling with zoning for medical marijuana production on its land.

FVRD blasts Metro Vancouver over waste management plan

FVRD directors accuse Metro Vancouver of creating a waste management plan that would fund a new Waste-to-Energy incinerator.

What’s killing the barn owls of the Fraser Valley?

Fraser Valley is home to most of Canada's barn owls, but the harmless birds' survival is threatened by factors such as rat poison.