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Carla Harris gazes at a makeshift shrine she put up in memory of her dog Diva. The 10-year-old pug died March 4 after two larger dogs allegedly broke through a wooden fence and attacked. Animal Control is investigating the incident.

Pug killed during dog attack

Neighbour apologetic and cooperating with animal control as it investigates tragic mishap.

Carla Harris gazes at a makeshift shrine she put up in memory of her dog Diva. The 10-year-old pug died March 4 after two larger dogs allegedly broke through a wooden fence and attacked. Animal Control is investigating the incident.
Homelessness continues to be an issue throughout the Fraser Valley and across the province.

Homeless numbers rising in Mission

All communities need more services, and the increases in Abbotsford and Mission indicate more work is needed.

Homelessness continues to be an issue throughout the Fraser Valley and across the province.
Students at Dewdney Elementary School receive lessons in gardening last year. The school is planning to expand its Community Outdoor Recreation and Environment programs.

Dewdney elementary to expand its CORE program

Community Outdoor Recreation and Environment program will expand to include aboriginal elements, an outdoor classroom and a greenhouse.

Students at Dewdney Elementary School receive lessons in gardening last year. The school is planning to expand its Community Outdoor Recreation and Environment programs.
Mission council will discuss ambulance response times at its next meeting set for March 2.

Mission council to examine response times

Mayor Randy Hawes said the population of the Fraser Valley has increased and wants to know if service levels will grow as well.

Mission council will discuss ambulance response times at its next meeting set for March 2.
Coun. Rhett Nicholson looks forward to working with youth on plans to build a new skateboard park in Mission.

New skateboard park planned for Mission

A new site and the final budget is expected to be approved by council in the fall. Construction is slated to begin in spring 2016.

Coun. Rhett Nicholson looks forward to working with youth on plans to build a new skateboard park in Mission.
RCMP Cpl. Shane Holmquist spoke to Mission Council on Monday night. He explained the federal government began the medical marijuana program because of a court ruling that decided prohibition of it was unconstitutional.

‘Substantially high’ number of grow ops in Mission

Mayor discusses bringing back inspection teams to ensure safety.

RCMP Cpl. Shane Holmquist spoke to Mission Council on Monday night. He explained the federal government began the medical marijuana program because of a court ruling that decided prohibition of it was unconstitutional.
Campers have fun on the lake at Khalsa Centre in Miracle Valley.

New school focuses on the outdoors

Students of all faiths welcomes at Sikh private school

Campers have fun on the lake at Khalsa Centre in Miracle Valley.

Mission investigates anti-odour bylaw

Staff report to council expected next month

Insp. Ted De Jager

Mission plans for more Mounties

Funding for three additional officers in 2015 budget

Insp. Ted De Jager
Mission hair salon robbed at knifepoint by apologetic thief

Help determine this year’s priorities for Mission RCMP

First annual policing forum takes place Feb. 19

Mission hair salon robbed at knifepoint by apologetic thief
Jenia and Adopt-A-Block Junior Bug Club mascot

Families clean up Mission

Adopt-A-Block Society organize Family Day event

Jenia and Adopt-A-Block Junior Bug Club mascot
Mike Miles (left) is the chair of the Mission Community Foundation and Peter Robson is one of 11 directors of the board.

Foundation builds community

Mission Community Foundation helps students and community groups

Mike Miles (left) is the chair of the Mission Community Foundation and Peter Robson is one of 11 directors of the board.
Sandy Maguire is organizing a memorial for her high school English teacher

Former teacher and war vet to be buried 30 years after death

Cremated remains have been in a Mission funeral home since 1981

Sandy Maguire is organizing a memorial for her high school English teacher
Maple Ridge-Mission MLA Marc Dalton.

Mission MLA accepted BCTF cheque

Marc Dalton was a teacher until he was elected to legislature in 2009

Maple Ridge-Mission MLA Marc Dalton.
A new housing development is proposed for two properties on McTaggart Street in Hatzic.

Local developers eye Hatzic Bench

New plan to be developed and presented to council

A new housing development is proposed for two properties on McTaggart Street in Hatzic.
Left to right: Ray Szabada

Technology and agriculture work together

BC Afri-food Venture Acceleration Program launches in Mission

Left to right: Ray Szabada
Mission's economic development officer

Investing in downtown Mission

Economic development office promoting district's incentive program

Mission's economic development officer
Mission school board discuss changes to the district's French Immersion program.

No plans to close schools in Mission

Motion intended to put closure rumours to rest

Mission school board discuss changes to the district's French Immersion program.
Mission school board discuss changes to the district's French Immersion program.

School board considers single FI program

Trustees say parents will be consulted in the process

Mission school board discuss changes to the district's French Immersion program.
Topper Street property owner Dale Scott has launched legal action against the District of Mission and the builders of Heritage Marketplace. He claims his property has slipped and his house has been damaged after a retaining wall was built in 2010. None of the allegations have been proven in court.

Topper Drive homeowners seek compensation in court

Plaintiffs allege improperly built retaining wall has caused land to slide

Topper Street property owner Dale Scott has launched legal action against the District of Mission and the builders of Heritage Marketplace. He claims his property has slipped and his house has been damaged after a retaining wall was built in 2010. None of the allegations have been proven in court.