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A fire ripped through a Marshall Road home early Tuesday morning. (Kevin MacDonald photo)

VIDEO: Abbotsford News Week in Review – June 10

We look back at some of the news highlights from the past week

A fire ripped through a Marshall Road home early Tuesday morning. (Kevin MacDonald photo)
Multi-million dollar Highway 1 expansion won’t ease congestion, expert says
Multi-million dollar Highway 1 expansion won’t ease congestion, expert says
Zolicon, with his two cats Misty and Violet Planet, on May 17.

Homeless man’s cats placed in Abbotsford shelter

SPCA says cats living in ‘absolutely not OK conditions’

Zolicon, with his two cats Misty and Violet Planet, on May 17.
Barn fire death toll rises to 25,000 chickens

Barn fire death toll rises to 25,000 chickens

Tuesday afternoon blaze destroyed structure in west Abbotsford

Barn fire death toll rises to 25,000 chickens
VIDEO: Crews race to quell barn fire in west Abbotsford

VIDEO: Crews race to quell barn fire in west Abbotsford

Road closed and power cut to area

VIDEO: Crews race to quell barn fire in west Abbotsford
Fire reported at Mission lumber mill

Fire reported at Mission lumber mill

No injuries believed to have been suffered in Friday evening blaze

Fire reported at Mission lumber mill
No injuries in Auguston strip mall fire

No injuries in Auguston strip mall fire

Fire believed to have started in walls, cause unknown

No injuries in Auguston strip mall fire
Cops bust apparent pot grow-op

Cops bust apparent pot grow-op

East Abbotsford home raided for marijuana plants

Cops bust apparent pot grow-op
A 43-year-old man was struck at Townline and Maclure Roads on Sunday morning.

Pedestrian struck by car, airlifted to hospital

43 year old suffered suspected skull fracture

A 43-year-old man was struck at Townline and Maclure Roads on Sunday morning.
Runners in the 10 km event looped around Mill Lake.

Run for Water raises $450,000 for Letisha’s Wells

Clean water will be brought to Ethiopian communities in teen’s memory

Runners in the 10 km event looped around Mill Lake.
Fraser Valley Real Estate Board president Gopal Sahota says a memo warning against potential money laundering activity was sent proactively and the practice is not known to have occurred to date.

Fraser Valley Real Estate board warns of potential money laundering

Memo sent to members was a ‘proactive’ measure

Fraser Valley Real Estate Board president Gopal Sahota says a memo warning against potential money laundering activity was sent proactively and the practice is not known to have occurred to date.
Bear sighting in central Abbotsford

Bear sighting in central Abbotsford

Cops unable to locate the animal

Bear sighting in central Abbotsford
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses the crowd during a visit to Abbotsford on Friday afternoon at the historic Gur Sikh Temple on South Fraser Way. (Photo by Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

VIDEO: Trudeau touts multiculturalism, acknowledges ‘black mark in our history’ at Abbotsford temple

Prime minister speaks at national historic site on Friday afternoon

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses the crowd during a visit to Abbotsford on Friday afternoon at the historic Gur Sikh Temple on South Fraser Way. (Photo by Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Zolicon (who withheld his legal name) has been homeless with his two cats, Misty and Violet Planet, since April 25.

VIDEO: ‘Don’t treat me like a human being’: Zolicon takes a visible stand for afforable housing

Homeless man has been sitting at busy Abbotsford intersection for three weeks

Zolicon (who withheld his legal name) has been homeless with his two cats, Misty and Violet Planet, since April 25.
‘We’re scrambling’: daycare squeezed out by classroom crunch seeks new home

‘We’re scrambling’: daycare squeezed out by classroom crunch seeks new home

Abbotsford school district not renewing leases with at least four programs

‘We’re scrambling’: daycare squeezed out by classroom crunch seeks new home
Preet Rai has no regrets after losing local election

Preet Rai has no regrets after losing local election

NDP candidate falls to longtime MLA Mike de Jong

Preet Rai has no regrets after losing local election
Thousands cast ballots before election day in Abbotsford

Thousands cast ballots before election day in Abbotsford

Six days of advance polls saw increased turnout

Thousands cast ballots before election day in Abbotsford
BC Election word cloud paints a negative picture

BC Election word cloud paints a negative picture

Abbotsford News readers describe ‘sad,’ ‘uneventful,’ ‘joke’

BC Election word cloud paints a negative picture
Two Abbotsford-Mission candidates spar over economy, environment and more

Two Abbotsford-Mission candidates spar over economy, environment and more

Final all-candidates meeting missing half the candidates running

Two Abbotsford-Mission candidates spar over economy, environment and more
The Black Press Career Fair takes place on Thursday, May 11, at the Langley Events Centre (7888 200 St.), from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.                                File photo

Look broadly at life experiences for transferable job skills

How to write a great resume ahead of the Black Press Career Fair on May 11

The Black Press Career Fair takes place on Thursday, May 11, at the Langley Events Centre (7888 200 St.), from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.                                File photo