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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
The educational process will continue according to Mission superintendent

The educational process will continue according to Mission superintendent

There will be an educational program for students; it just won’t be the same’

The educational process will continue according to Mission superintendent
It’s more like poisoning, rather than overdosing

It’s more like poisoning, rather than overdosing

Mission woman wants to raise awareness and understanding of Fentanyl crisis

It’s more like poisoning, rather than overdosing
Coronavirus precautions not as prevalent as expected

Coronavirus precautions not as prevalent as expected

Mission man says he was not worried during holiday in Japan

Coronavirus precautions not as prevalent as expected
COVID-19 photo by the Food and Drug Administration.

No cases of COVID-19 to report in the Mission School District

Despite some Facebook posts, school district superintendent Angus Wilson said rumours are false

COVID-19 photo by the Food and Drug Administration.
Asphalt plant rezoning request withdrawn

Asphalt plant rezoning request withdrawn

Applicant plans to apply to Mission council for a temporary-use permit instead

Asphalt plant rezoning request withdrawn
New activity centre will mean more programs for Mission seniors

New activity centre will mean more programs for Mission seniors

Construction of the new complex should be completed by March of 2021

New activity centre will mean more programs for Mission seniors
19 new affordable homes being constructed in Mission

19 new affordable homes being constructed in Mission

Habitat For Humanity Greater Vancouver holds ceremony to officially begin the building process

19 new affordable homes being constructed in Mission
Arson charge laid in connection to Mission Canadian Tire fire

Arson charge laid in connection to Mission Canadian Tire fire

Charges of Arson with disregard for human life have been laid against 26-year-old Quince Chalifoux

Arson charge laid in connection to Mission Canadian Tire fire
Hail to the chief: Mission names new top firefighter

Hail to the chief: Mission names new top firefighter

Mark Goddard is Mission’s new fire chief

Hail to the chief: Mission names new top firefighter
13 parks, culture projects could be completed in Mission in 2020

13 parks, culture projects could be completed in Mission in 2020

Council approves $100,000 to implement projects in Parks, Recreation, Arts and Culture Master Plan

13 parks, culture projects could be completed in Mission in 2020
Woman loses 50 pairs of shoes after boyfriend accidentally donates them to Mission thrift store

Woman loses 50 pairs of shoes after boyfriend accidentally donates them to Mission thrift store

Cassandra Converse has forgiven him, but jokes this Valentine’s Day better be pretty special

Woman loses 50 pairs of shoes after boyfriend accidentally donates them to Mission thrift store