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UPDATED: Some Mission students could return to class by end of month

UPDATED: Some Mission students could return to class by end of month

Part-time classes could begin at the end of May

UPDATED: Some Mission students could return to class by end of month
Mission property owners have until Sept. 30 to pay municipal taxes

Mission property owners have until Sept. 30 to pay municipal taxes

Coun. Ken Herar accused of grandstanding by fellow councillor Cal Crawford

Mission property owners have until Sept. 30 to pay municipal taxes
Asphalt plant public meeting to take place at Mission city hall

Asphalt plant public meeting to take place at Mission city hall

Precautions will be taken to ensure social distancing at June 8 meeting

Asphalt plant public meeting to take place at Mission city hall
$55,000 donated to Mission food centre, more money keeps coming in

$55,000 donated to Mission food centre, more money keeps coming in

Community shows its compassion by helping those in need

$55,000 donated to Mission food centre, more money keeps coming in
Downtown Mission fire does not appear to be suspicious

Downtown Mission fire does not appear to be suspicious

Mission Fire Rescue Services continue to search for cause

Downtown Mission fire does not appear to be suspicious
Mayor Pam Alexis and District of Mission CAO Mike Younie.

Mission property tax deferral proposal to be debated in May

Council will look at a suggestion to push back payment deadline to October

Mayor Pam Alexis and District of Mission CAO Mike Younie.
Mission singer Ken McCoy creates song for front line workers

Mission singer Ken McCoy creates song for front line workers

The local recording artist wrote it to honour all those helping in the battle against COVID-19

Mission singer Ken McCoy creates song for front line workers
VIDEO: Mission school staff parade past their students

VIDEO: Mission school staff parade past their students

West Heights Community Elementary School staff decorated their cars and held a parade for students

VIDEO: Mission school staff parade past their students
Dr. Lawrence Welsh, a local family practitioner and medical lead at the Mission COVID-19 assessment centre, speaks with one of the many dedicated people working at the centre. / Kevin Mills Photo

Doctor says ‘we got it right, here in Mission’

Head of the local COVID-19 Assessment Centre says other cities using Mission’s format

Dr. Lawrence Welsh, a local family practitioner and medical lead at the Mission COVID-19 assessment centre, speaks with one of the many dedicated people working at the centre. / Kevin Mills Photo
Inside Mission’s COVID-19 Assessment Centre

Inside Mission’s COVID-19 Assessment Centre

Dedicated medical team triage, test and educate the public about the virus

Inside Mission’s COVID-19 Assessment Centre
Fraser Health is setting up a Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) at Abbotsford Regional Hospital in order to help treat inmates from Mission Institution. They are also creating a designated, secure site at the hospital for those who have tested positive. / File Photo

Mobile Medical Unit set up at Abbotsford Hospital to help treat Mission inmates

Fraser Health also creating a secure site at hospital; 41 positive tests at institution so far

Fraser Health is setting up a Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) at Abbotsford Regional Hospital in order to help treat inmates from Mission Institution. They are also creating a designated, secure site at the hospital for those who have tested positive. / File Photo
UPDATED: Firefighters battle downtown Mission blaze

UPDATED: Firefighters battle downtown Mission blaze

Dark, black smoke can be seen coming from Warcraft Games on First Ave.

UPDATED: Firefighters battle downtown Mission blaze
Mayor Pam Alexis and District of Mission CAO Mike Younie.

Mission keeps adapting to COVID-19 restrictions

66 contract workers laid off so far, all from leisure centre

Mayor Pam Alexis and District of Mission CAO Mike Younie.
Mission Institution now has 11 confirmed cases of COVID-19, the highest in any federal prison in Canada.

UPDATE: There are now 35 inmates who have tested positive for COVID-19 at Mission Institution

Mission has more positive test results than any other federal prison in Canada

Mission Institution now has 11 confirmed cases of COVID-19, the highest in any federal prison in Canada.
Mission developers donate $10,000, challenge others to donate as well

Mission developers donate $10,000, challenge others to donate as well

Gary Toor and Jason Tiegen gve the money to Mission Community Services, hope to raise $20,000

Mission developers donate $10,000, challenge others to donate as well
Mission’s superintendent of schools, Angus Wilson, said students will begin learning from home on Monday. / File Photo

Mission students begin home schooling on Monday

Superintenden Angus Wilson said teachers will be providing learning opportunities to students

Mission’s superintendent of schools, Angus Wilson, said students will begin learning from home on Monday. / File Photo
Future is an unknown for Mission food banks

Future is an unknown for Mission food banks

Charitable organizations are managing for now, but fear donations may slow while demands increase

Future is an unknown for Mission food banks
Two residents at Mission’s Chartwell Cedarbrooke Retirement Residence have been diagnosed with COVID-19. / Kevin Mills Photo

Mission has two confirmed cases of COVID-19 at care home

Two residents at Chartwell Cedarbrooke Retirement Residence have been diagnosed says Fraser Health

Two residents at Mission’s Chartwell Cedarbrooke Retirement Residence have been diagnosed with COVID-19. / Kevin Mills Photo
Mission Mayor Pam Alexis and District CAO Mike Younie say city hall is continuing to function, despite all the COVID-19 precautions.

COVID-19: District needs to relay a sense of calm says Mission mayor

Province doesn’t need municipalities behaving in different ways and enforcing different things

Mission Mayor Pam Alexis and District CAO Mike Younie say city hall is continuing to function, despite all the COVID-19 precautions.
Mission playgrounds closed

Mission playgrounds closed

Yellow tape can be seen around all playground apparatus as district closes facilities

Mission playgrounds closed