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Abby News Week in Review — May 26

Abby News Week in Review — May 26

The top stories of the week

Abby News Week in Review — May 26
UPDATE: One dead, two in hospital after Highway 1 crash near Bridal Falls

UPDATE: One dead, two in hospital after Highway 1 crash near Bridal Falls

Closure expected to last hours, while drivers are told to take detours

UPDATE: One dead, two in hospital after Highway 1 crash near Bridal Falls
Police investigating early morning stabbing on McCallum Road

Police investigating early morning stabbing on McCallum Road

Man was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries

Police investigating early morning stabbing on McCallum Road
Evacuation alert rescinded for Glen Valley

Evacuation alert rescinded for Glen Valley

City of Abbotsford says flood risk has dropped

Evacuation alert rescinded for Glen Valley
‘Why not Abbotsford’: Mayor working to see pro hockey return to city

‘Why not Abbotsford’: Mayor working to see pro hockey return to city

Henry Braun says he has tried continuously to bring a team back to the Abbotsford Centre

‘Why not Abbotsford’: Mayor working to see pro hockey return to city
One man was airlifted to hospital after being reportedly stabbed in a building at an Abbotsford farm.                                Shane MacKichan photo.

Man airlifted to hospital following mushroom farm stabbing

Abbotsford Police speaking with two men from the scene

One man was airlifted to hospital after being reportedly stabbed in a building at an Abbotsford farm.                                Shane MacKichan photo.
Cougar prowling east Abbotsford likely to be destroyed

Cougar prowling east Abbotsford likely to be destroyed

Conservation officers have received several reports in the last week

Cougar prowling east Abbotsford likely to be destroyed
Evacuation alert issued for Glen Valley in Abbotsford

Evacuation alert issued for Glen Valley in Abbotsford

Rising waters could threaten homes, roads and trails

Evacuation alert issued for Glen Valley in Abbotsford
Tenant’s son assaulted landlord who later brandished a firearm, Abbotsford Police say

Tenant’s son assaulted landlord who later brandished a firearm, Abbotsford Police say

Both men facing charges following dispute over rent payment

Tenant’s son assaulted landlord who later brandished a firearm, Abbotsford Police say
Abbotsford Police arrest man who allegedly broke into apartment, scared woman

Abbotsford Police arrest man who allegedly broke into apartment, scared woman

Thomas Pappas, 53, charged with breaking and entering

Abbotsford Police arrest man who allegedly broke into apartment, scared woman
Teen takes bait car in downtown Abbotsford

Teen takes bait car in downtown Abbotsford

19-year-old arrested, charged with theft, posession and breach

Teen takes bait car in downtown Abbotsford
Barb Raper, 69, hopes to inspire others with Alzheimer’s disease to keep living life to the fullest after a diagnosis.                                Barb Raper, 69, hopes to inspire others with Alzheimer’s disease to keep living life to the fullest after a diagnosis.

69-year-old skydiver with Alzheimer’s wants to inspire others

Barb Raper lives life to the fullest, despite effects of brain disease

Barb Raper, 69, hopes to inspire others with Alzheimer’s disease to keep living life to the fullest after a diagnosis.                                Barb Raper, 69, hopes to inspire others with Alzheimer’s disease to keep living life to the fullest after a diagnosis.
New chain restaurants coming to downtown Abbotsford

New chain restaurants coming to downtown Abbotsford

Noodlebox and Meat & Bread opening soon

New chain restaurants coming to downtown Abbotsford
B.C. cop investigated for stuffing cash in sock

B.C. cop investigated for stuffing cash in sock

Local police have asked RCMP to investigate

B.C. cop investigated for stuffing cash in sock
Police responded to reports of a man slashing a truck’s tire on Clearbrook Road Tuesday. Kevin MacDonald photo

Knife-wielding man pepper sprayed, shot with plastic bullets in police takedown

36-year-old man in custody, facing charges

Police responded to reports of a man slashing a truck’s tire on Clearbrook Road Tuesday. Kevin MacDonald photo
Dead woman found outdoors in downtown Abbotsford

Dead woman found outdoors in downtown Abbotsford

45-year-old’s death not believed to be suspicious

Dead woman found outdoors in downtown Abbotsford
Man broke into home, frightened woman in bed, police say

Man broke into home, frightened woman in bed, police say

Abbotsford Police looking for suspect

Man broke into home, frightened woman in bed, police say
Violence-prevention training helps care aides stay safe

Violence-prevention training helps care aides stay safe

Continuing care workers learnt to de-escalate when patients are in distress

Violence-prevention training helps care aides stay safe
Black Press file

You may be more qualified for your next job than you think

Black Press Extreme Education and Career fair is on April 26

Black Press file
Redevelopment threatens to evict young people from ‘intentional community’

Redevelopment threatens to evict young people from ‘intentional community’

Abbotsford’s Atangard residents are more than just roommates, they’re family

Redevelopment threatens to evict young people from ‘intentional community’